MIXED BERRY SORE THROAT AND COUGH LOZENGE- benzocaine lozenge
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Uses temporarily relieves these symptoms:
occasional minor mouth irritation, sore mouth and sore throat
cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation as may occur with the common cold
Use of this product may cause methemoglobinemia, a serious conditin that must be treated promptly because it reduces the amount of oxygen carried in blood. This can occur even if you have used this product before. Stop use and seek immediate medical attention of you or a child in your care develops:
Sore throat warning: If sore throat is severe, persists for more than 2 days, is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash, swelling, nausea or vomiting, consult a doctor promptly. If sore mouth symptoms do not improve in 7 days, or if irritation, pain, or redness persists or worsens, see your dentist or doctor promptly.
Allergy alert: Do not use this product if you have a history of allergy to local anesthetics such as procaine, butacaine, benzocaine, or other "caine: anesthetics.
Do not use if you are now taking a prescription monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) (certain drugs for depression, psychiatric, or emotional conditions, or Parkinson's disease), or for 2 weeks after stopping the MAOI drug. If you do not know if your prescription drug is an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product.
Ask a doctor before use if you have:
persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, or emphysema
cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
Stop use and ask doctor if
sore mouth symptoms do not improve in 7 days
irritation, pain, or redness persists or worsens
cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or occurs with fever, rash, or persistent headache. These could be signs of a serious illness
adults and children 12 years and older - allow 2 lozenges to dissolve slowly in mouth, one at a time; may be repeated every 4 hours, not to exceed 12 lozenges in 24 hours, or as directed by a doctor
children 6 to 12 years of age - take 1 lozenge and allow to dissolve slowly in the mouth; may be repeated every 4 hours, not to exceed 6 lozenges in 24 hours, or as directed by a doctor
children under 6 years of age - do not use
Inactive ingredients: Acesulfame potassium, corn starch, corn syrup, FD&C blue no. 1, FD&C red no. 40, glycerin, medium chain triglycerides, natural and artificial flavors, propylene glycol, soybean oil, sucrose and water.
|MIXED BERRY SORE THROAT AND COUGH LOZENGE
|Labeler - Walgreen Company (008965063)|
|Registrant - Bestco Inc. (002149136)|