Label: MAXIUM STRENGTH SEVERE CONGESTION AND COUGH MAX- dextromethorphan hydrobromide, guaifenesin, phenylephrine hydrochloride liquid

  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph final

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  • Drug FactsActive ingredients (in each 20 mL)

    Dextromethorphan HBr, USP 20 mg

    Guaifenesin, USP 400 mg

    Phenylephrine HCL, USP 10 mg

  • Purpose

    Cough Suppressant

    Expectorant

    Naasal Decongestant

  • Keep out of reach of children.

    Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

  • Uses

    • help loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial secretions to drain bronchial tubes
    • temporarily relieves these symptoms occuring with a cold:
    • cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation
    • nasal congestion
  • Warnings

    DO NOT USE IF PRINTED SEAL UNDER CAP IS TORN OR MISSING.

    Do not use

    • for children under 12 years of age
    • 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 contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product.
  • Ask a doctor before use if you have

    • heart disease
    • thyroid disease
    • high blood pressure
    • diabetes
    • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
    • cough that lasts or is chronic such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis or emphysema
    • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
  • When using this product

    • do not use more than directed
  • Stop use and ask a doctor if

    • nervousness, dizziness or sleeplessness occur
    • symptoms do not get better within 7 days or are accompanied by a fever
    • Cough comes back, or occurs with fever, rash or persistent headache. These could be signs of a serious condition.
  • If pregnant or breast-feeding,

    ask a health professional before use.

  • Directions

    • take only as recommended
    • use dosage cup
    • mL = milliliter
    • do not take more than 6 doses in any 24-hour period
     Age Dose
     Adults and children 12 years and older 20 mL every 4 hours
     Children under 12 years of age Do not use

  • Other information

    • each 20 mL contains: sodium 10 mg
    • dosage cup provided
    • store between 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)
    • do not refrigerate
  • Inactive ingredients

    Anhydrous citric acid, edetate disodium, FD and C Blue # 1, FD and Red # 40, glycerin, flavors, glycerin, , propylene glycol, propyl gallate, purified water, sodium benzoate, sorbitol, sucralose, Xanthan gum

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    FOOD FAIR

    MAXIUM STRENGTH SEVERE CONGESTION & COUGH MAX

    Dextromethorphan HBr/ Guaifenesin / Phenylephrine HCL

    COUGH SUPPRESSANT/

    EXPECTORANT/

    NASAL DECONGESTANT

    Controls Cough

    Thins & Loosens mucus

    Relieves Nasal & Chest Congestion

    Adults

    For Ages 12 & Over

    6 FL OZ (177 mL)

    * This product is not manufactured or distributed by Reckitt Benckiser Inc., distributor of MUCINEX® FAST-MAX™ SEVERE CONGESTION AND COUGH

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    MAXIUM STRENGTH SEVERE CONGESTION AND COUGH MAX 
    dextromethorphan hydrobromide, guaifenesin, phenylephrine hydrochloride liquid
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:53943-517
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE (UNII: 9D2RTI9KYH) (DEXTROMETHORPHAN - UNII:7355X3ROTS) DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE20 mg  in 20 mL
    GUAIFENESIN (UNII: 495W7451VQ) (GUAIFENESIN - UNII:495W7451VQ) GUAIFENESIN400 mg  in 20 mL
    PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE (UNII: 04JA59TNSJ) (PHENYLEPHRINE - UNII:1WS297W6MV) PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE10 mg  in 20 mL
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID (UNII: XF417D3PSL)  
    EDETATE DISODIUM (UNII: 7FLD91C86K)  
    FD&C BLUE NO. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
    FD&C RED NO. 40 (UNII: WZB9127XOA)  
    GLYCERIN (UNII: PDC6A3C0OX)  
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    PROPYL GALLATE (UNII: 8D4SNN7V92)  
    WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    SODIUM BENZOATE (UNII: OJ245FE5EU)  
    SORBITOL (UNII: 506T60A25R)  
    SUCRALOSE (UNII: 96K6UQ3ZD4)  
    XANTHAN GUM (UNII: TTV12P4NEE)  
    Packaging
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:53943-517-25177 mL in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product12/10/2013
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC monograph finalpart34112/10/2013
    Labeler - Discount Drug Mart (047741335)