Tussigon Oral Tablet 5-1.5Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Tussigon: Oral tablet (5-1.5mg)

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Tussigon 1.5mg-5mg Tab
Monarch Pharmaceuticals Inc a Pfizer Company
Pill Identification: TUSSIGON  |  dp 082

What is this Medicine?

HYDROCODONE (hye droe KOE done) is used to help relieve cough.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Tussigon: Oral tablet(5-1.5mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Tussigon 1.5mg-5mg Tablet

NDC: 615700081
  • Prescription Required
  • Federally Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Cough

Storage Information
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Tussigon 1.5mg-5mg Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_10029.JPG
Monarch Pharmaceuticals Inc a Pfizer Company
Pill Identification: TUSSIGON  |  dp 082
Shape: round
Color: blue

Reported Side Effects for Tussigon 1.5mg-5mg Tablet

Elated Mood Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Miosis Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Addiction Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Addiction Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Drowsiness Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
*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 Tussigon 1.5mg-5mg 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 Tussigon 1.5mg-5mg Tablet(Hydrocodone Bitartrate)
Alcohol and CNS Depressants(Hydrocodone Bitartrate)
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.
Major Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Tussigon 1.5mg-5mg Tablet(Hydrocodone Bitartrate)
Grapefruit juice and Hydrocodone(Hydrocodone Bitartrate)
Side effects from Hydrocodone may get worse if you eat or drink grapefruit juice. Talk to your doctor first. Contact your doctor right away if you have slurred speech, confusion, weakness, or trouble breathing. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this affects you.
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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