Label: CHILDRENS MUCINEX MULTI-SYMPTOM COLD AND FEVER- acetaminophen, dextromethorphan hydrobromide, guaifenesin, and phenylephrine hydrochloride solution


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    Drug Facts


    Active ingredients
    (in each 10 mL)
    Acetaminophen 325 mgPain reliever/fever reducer
    Dextromethorphan HBr 10 mgCough suppressant
    Guaifenesin 200 mgExpectorant
    Phenylephrine HCl 5 mgNasal decongestant
  • Uses

    • temporarily relieves these common cold and flu symptoms:
      • nasal congestion
      • stuffy nose
      • cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation
      • the intensity of coughing
      • the impulse to cough to help your child get to sleep
      • minor aches and pains
      • sore throat
      • headache
    • temporarily reduces fever
    • helps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial secretions to rid the bronchial passageways of bothersome mucus and make coughs more productive
  • Warnings

    Liver warning

    This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if your child takes

    • more than 5 doses in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount
    • with other drugs containing acetaminophen

    Sore throat warning

    if sore throat is severe, persists for more than 2 days, is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash, nausea or vomiting, consult a doctor promptly.

    Do not use

    • with any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or nonprescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist.
    • in a child who is 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 child's prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before giving this product.

    Ask a doctor before use if your child has

    • liver disease
    • heart disease
    • high blood pressure
    • thyroid disease
    • diabetes
    • a breathing problem such as chronic bronchitis
    • persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with asthma
    • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if your child is taking the blood thinning drug warfarin

    When using this product do not use more than directed (see Overdose warning)

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    • nervousness, dizziness or sleeplessness occur
    • pain, nasal congestion or cough gets worse or lasts more than 5 days
    • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
    • redness or swelling is present
    • new symptoms occur
    • cough comes back, or occurs with rash or headache that lasts. These could be signs of a serious condition.

    Keep out of reach of children.

    Overdose warning

    Taking more than the recommended dose (overdose) may cause liver damage. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Quick medical attention is critical even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.

  • Directions

    • this product does not contain directions or complete warnings for adult use
    • do not give more than directed
      (see Overdose warning)
    • do not give more than 5 doses in any 24-hour period
    • if needed, repeat dose every 4 hours while symptoms last
    • do not give more than 5 days unless directed by a doctor
    • shake well before using
    • measure only with dosing cup provided
    • do not use dosing cup with other products
    • dose as follows or as directed by a doctor
    • mL = milliliter
    • children 6 to under 12 years of age: 10 mL in dosing cup provided
    • children under 6 years of age: do not use
  • Other information

    • each 10 mL contains: sodium 6 mg
    • tamper evident: do not use if neckband on bottle cap is broken or missing.
    • store between 20-25°C (68-77°F)
    • do not refrigerate
    • dosing cup provided
  • Inactive ingredients

    anhydrous citric acid, edetate disodium, FD&C Blue #1, FD&C Red #40, flavors, glycerin, propylene glycol, propyl gallate, purified water, sodium benzoate, sorbitol, sucralose, trisodium citrate dihydrate,1 xanthan gum

    may contain this ingredient
  • Questions?

    1-866-MUCINEX (1-866-682-4639) You may also report side effects to this phone number.


    Dist. by: Reckitt Benckiser
    Parsippany, NJ 07054-0224

    Made in England

  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 118 mL Bottle Carton

    NDC 63824-017-64


    Cold & Fever

    Acetaminophen 325 mg               Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer
    Dextromethorphan HBr 10 mg       Cough Suppressant
    Guaifenesin 200 mg                        Expectorant
    Phenylephrine HCl 5 mg                 Nasal Decongestant

    Stuffy Nose
    Chest Congestion
    Breaks up Mucus

    Age 6+

    Berry Blast
    Flavor Liquid

    4 FL OZ
    (118 mL)

    Principal Display Panel - 118 mL Bottle Carton
    acetaminophen, dextromethorphan hydrobromide, guaifenesin, and phenylephrine hydrochloride solution
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:63824-017
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    acetaminophen (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (acetaminophen - UNII:362O9ITL9D) acetaminophen650 mg  in 20 mL
    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)  
    trisodium citrate dihydrate (UNII: B22547B95K)  
    xanthan gum (UNII: TTV12P4NEE)  
    Product Characteristics
    FlavorBERRYImprint Code
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:63824-017-641 in 1 CARTON04/04/2011
    1118 mL in 1 BOTTLE; Type 9: Other Type of Part 3 Combination Product (e.g., Drug/Device/Biological Product)
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart34104/04/2011
    Labeler - Reckitt Benckiser LLC (094405024)