Tessalon Perles Oral Capsule, Liquid Filled 100Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Tessalon Perles: Oral capsule, liquid filled (100mg)

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Tessalon Perles 100mg Cap
Pfizer US Pharmaceuticals
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What is this Medicine?

BENZONATATE (ben ZOE na tate) is used to treat cough.

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Tessalon Perles 100mg Liquid Filled Capsule

NDC: 000690122
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Cough

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Topical Anesthesia, Endotracheal Intubation, Singultus (hiccups)

Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Tessalon Perles 100mg Liquid Filled Capsule
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Pfizer US Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification:
Shape: capsule
Color: yellow
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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