Brontex Oral Tablet 10-300Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Brontex: Oral tablet (10-300mg)

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Codeine/GFN 10mg-300mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Amide Pharmaceutical Inc
Pill Identification: A172 
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Brontex 10mg-300mg Tab
Kenwood Therapeutics A Division of Fougera Pharmaceuticals A Sandoz Company
Pill Identification: BRONTEX 
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Codeine/GFN 10mg-300mg Tab
Ethex Corporation
Pill Identification: ETHEX  |  223

What is this Medicine?

CODEINE; GUAIFENESIN (KOE deen; gwye FEN e sin) is a cough suppressant and expectorant. It breaks up and clears congestion. This medicine also helps to stop or reduce coughing. It will not treat an infection.

In-Depth Information

Brontex 10mg-300mg Tablet

NDC: 004820440
  • Prescription Required
  • Federally Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Cough, Common Cold

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Bronchitis

Storage Information
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Brontex 10mg-300mg Tablet
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Kenwood Therapeutics A Division of Fougera Pharmaceuticals A Sandoz Company
Pill Identification: BRONTEX 
Shape: oblong
Color: red

Reported Side Effects for Brontex 10mg-300mg Tablet

Miosis Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
7.0-24.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
14.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
15.0-90.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
15.0-41.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
24.0-50.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Brontex 10mg-300mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Brontex 10mg-300mg Tablet(Codeine Phosphate)
Alcohol and CNS Depressants(Codeine Phosphate)
Avoid alcohol-containing drinks while taking this medicine. Using this drug along with alcohol can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this drug affects you, and especially if you are drinking alcohol-containing beverages. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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