CVS Children's Cold & Cough DM Elixir Liquid Red Grape
Antihistamine, brompheniramine maleate. Cough suppressant, dextromethorphan HBr. Nasal decongestant, phenylephrine HCl). Relieves: nasal congestion; runny nose; itchy, watery eyes; coughing, sneezing. Alcohol-free. CVS pharmacist recommended. Compare to the active ingredients in Dimetapp Cold & Cough (CVS/pharmacy Cold & Cough is not manufactured or distributed by Wyeth Consumer Healthcare, distributor of Dimetapp Cold & Cough). Each teaspoon contains: sodium 2 mg. Not a USP elixir. Dosage cup provided. CVS quality. Parents: learn about teen medicine abuse.
Active Ingredients (in Each 5 ml Teaspoonful): Brompheniramine Maleate (USP) (1 mg), Dextromethorphan HBr (USP) (5 mg), Phenylephrine HCl (USP) (2.5 mg). Inactive Ingredients: Citric Acid, Edetate Disodium, FD&C Blue 1, FD&C Red 40, Flavor, Glycerin, Propylene Glycol, Purified Water, Saccharin Sodium, Sodium Benzoate, Sorbitol.
Do not take more than 6 doses in any 24-hour period. Adults and Children 12 Years and Over: 4 tsp every 4-6 hours. Children 6 to Under 12 Years: 2 tsp every 4-6 hours. Children 4 to Under 6 Years: do not use unless directed by a doctor. Children Under 4 Years: do not use. Store at 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C).
Do not use: 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); to make a child sleepy. Ask a doctor before use if you have: a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis; glaucoma; thyroid disease; high blood pressure; heart disease; diabetes; cough that lasts or is chronic such as occurs with smoking, asthma or emphysema; cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus); trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking sedatives or tranquilizers. When using this product: do not use more than directed; may cause marked drowsiness; alcohol, sedatives and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness; avoid alcoholic beverages; be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery; excitability may occur, especially in children. Stop use and ask a doctor if: you get nervous, dizzy or sleepless; symptoms do not get better within 7 days or are accompanied by fever; cough lasts for more than 7 days, comes back, or occurs with fever, rash or persistent headache (A persistent cough may be a sign of a serious condition). If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Do not use if printed neckband is broken or missing.