NDC 0031-8751 Robitussin Severe Multi-symptom Cough Cold Flu

Acetaminophen, Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide, Guaifenesin, Phenylephrine Hydrochloride

NDC Product Code 0031-8751

NDC CODE: 0031-8751

Proprietary Name: Robitussin Severe Multi-symptom Cough Cold Flu What is the Proprietary Name?
The proprietary name also known as the trade name is the name of the product chosen by the medication labeler for marketing purposes.

Non-Proprietary Name: Acetaminophen, Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide, Guaifenesin, Phenylephrine Hydrochloride What is the Non-Proprietary Name?
The non-proprietary name is sometimes called the generic name. The generic name usually includes the active ingredient(s) of the product.

Drug Use Information

Drug Use Information
The drug use information is a summary and does NOT have all possible information about this product. This information does not assure that this product is safe, effective, or appropriate. This information is not individual medical advice and does not substitute for the advice of a health care professional. Always ask a health care professional for complete information about this product and your specific health needs.

  • This drug is used to treat mild to moderate pain (from headaches, menstrual periods, toothaches, backaches, osteoarthritis, or cold/flu aches and pains) and to reduce fever.
  • Guaifenesin is used to treat coughs and congestion caused by the common cold, bronchitis, and other breathing illnesses. This product is usually not used for ongoing cough from smoking or long-term breathing problems (such as chronic bronchitis, emphysema) unless directed by your doctor. Guaifenesin is an expectorant. It works by thinning and loosening mucus in the airways, clearing congestion, and making breathing easier. If you are self-treating with this medication, it is important to read the package instructions carefully before you start using this product to be sure it is right for you. (See also Precautions section.) Cough-and-cold products have not been shown to be safe or effective in children younger than 6 years. Therefore, do not use this product to treat cold symptoms in children younger than 6 years unless specifically directed by the doctor. Some products (such as long-acting tablets/capsules) are not recommended for use in children younger than 12 years. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more details about using your product safely. These products do not cure or shorten the length of the common cold. To decrease the risk for side effects, carefully follow all dosage directions. Do not give other cough-and-cold medication that might contain the same or similar ingredients (see also Drug Interactions section). Ask the doctor or pharmacist about other ways to relieve cough and cold symptoms (such as drinking enough fluids, using a humidifier or saline nose drops/spray).

NDC Code Structure

NDC 0031-8751-12

Package Description: 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON > 118 mL in 1 BOTTLE

NDC 0031-8751-18

Package Description: 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON > 237 mL in 1 BOTTLE

NDC Product Information

Robitussin Severe Multi-symptom Cough Cold Flu with NDC 0031-8751 is a a human over the counter drug product labeled by Richmond Division Of Wyeth. The generic name of Robitussin Severe Multi-symptom Cough Cold Flu is acetaminophen, dextromethorphan hydrobromide, guaifenesin, phenylephrine hydrochloride. The product's dosage form is liquid and is administered via oral form.

Labeler Name: Richmond Division Of Wyeth

Dosage Form: Liquid - A dosage form consisting of a pure chemical in its liquid1 state. This dosage form term should not be applied to solutions.

Product Type: Human Otc Drug What kind of product is this?
Indicates the type of product, such as Human Prescription Drug or Human Over the Counter Drug. This data element matches the “Document Type” field of the Structured Product Listing.

Robitussin Severe Multi-symptom Cough Cold Flu Active Ingredient(s)

What is the Active Ingredient(s) List?
This is the active ingredient list. Each ingredient name is the preferred term of the UNII code submitted.

  • ACETAMINOPHEN 650 mg/20mL
  • DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 20 mg/20mL
  • GUAIFENESIN 400 mg/20mL
  • PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 10 mg/20mL

Inactive Ingredient(s)

About the Inactive Ingredient(s)
The inactive ingredients are all the component of a medicinal product OTHER than the active ingredient(s). The acronym "UNII" stands for “Unique Ingredient Identifier” and is used to identify each inactive ingredient present in a product.

  • EDETATE DISODIUM (UNII: 7FLD91C86K)
  • FD&C RED NO. 40 (UNII: WZB9127XOA)
  • GLYCERIN (UNII: PDC6A3C0OX)
  • MENTHOL, UNSPECIFIED FORM (UNII: L7T10EIP3A)
  • POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)
  • PROPYL GALLATE (UNII: 8D4SNN7V92)
  • PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)
  • WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)
  • SODIUM BENZOATE (UNII: OJ245FE5EU)
  • SODIUM CITRATE, UNSPECIFIED FORM (UNII: 1Q73Q2JULR)
  • SORBITOL (UNII: 506T60A25R)
  • SUCRALOSE (UNII: 96K6UQ3ZD4)
  • TRIACETIN (UNII: XHX3C3X673)
  • XANTHAN GUM (UNII: TTV12P4NEE)
  • ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID (UNII: XF417D3PSL)

Administration Route(s)

What are the Administration Route(s)?
The translation of the route code submitted by the firm, indicating route of administration.

  • Oral - Administration to or by way of the mouth.
  • Oral - Administration to or by way of the mouth.

Product Labeler Information

What is the Labeler Name?
Name of Company corresponding to the labeler code segment of the Product NDC.

Labeler Name: Richmond Division Of Wyeth
Labeler Code: 0031
FDA Application Number: part341 What is the FDA Application Number?
This corresponds to the NDA, ANDA, or BLA number reported by the labeler for products which have the corresponding Marketing Category designated. If the designated Marketing Category is OTC Monograph Final or OTC Monograph Not Final, then the Application number will be the CFR citation corresponding to the appropriate Monograph (e.g. “part 341”). For unapproved drugs, this field will be null.

Marketing Category: OTC MONOGRAPH FINAL - A product marketed pursuant to a final Over-the-Counter (OTC) Drug Monograph. What is the Marketing Category?
Product types are broken down into several potential Marketing Categories, such as NDA/ANDA/BLA, OTC Monograph, or Unapproved Drug. One and only one Marketing Category may be chosen for a product, not all marketing categories are available to all product types. Currently, only final marketed product categories are included. The complete list of codes and translations can be found at www.fda.gov/edrls under Structured Product Labeling Resources.

Start Marketing Date: 05-01-2015 What is the Start Marketing Date?
This is the date that the labeler indicates was the start of its marketing of the drug product.

Listing Expiration Date: 12-31-2020 What is the Listing Expiration Date?
This is the date when the listing record will expire if not updated or certified by the product labeler.

Exclude Flag: N What is the NDC Exclude Flag?
This field indicates whether the product has been removed/excluded from the NDC Directory for failure to respond to FDA’s requests for correction to deficient or non-compliant submissions. Values = ‘Y’ or ‘N’.

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Information for Patients

Acetaminophen

Acetaminophen is pronounced as (a set a mee' noe fen)

Why is acetaminophen medication prescribed?
Acetaminophen is used to relieve mild to moderate pain from headaches, muscle aches, menstrual periods, colds and sore throats, toothaches, backaches, and reactions to va...
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Dextromethorphan

Dextromethorphan is pronounced as (dex troe meth or' fan)
Why is dextromethorphan medication prescribed?
Dextromethorphan is used to temporarily relieve cough caused by the common cold, the flu, or other conditions. Dextromethorphan will relieve a cough but will not treat th...
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Guaifenesin

Guaifenesin is pronounced as (gwye fen' e sin)
Why is guaifenesin medication prescribed?
Guaifenesin is used to relieve chest congestion. Guaifenesin may help control symptoms but does not treat the cause of symptoms or speed recovery. Guaifenesin is in a cla...
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Phenylephrine

Phenylephrine is pronounced as (fen il ef' rin)
Why is phenylephrine medication prescribed?
Phenylephrine is used to relieve nasal discomfort caused by colds, allergies, and hay fever. It is also used to relieve sinus congestion and pressure. Phenylephrine will ...
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Robitussin Severe Multi-symptom Cough Cold Flu Product Labeling Information

The product labeling information includes all published material associated to a drug. Product labeling documents include information like generic names, active ingredients, ingredient strength dosage, routes of administration, appearance, usage, warnings, inactive ingredients, etc.

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Drug Facts

  • Allergy alert: acetaminophen may cause severe skin reactions. Symptoms may include:skin reddeningblistersrashIf a skin reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.

Distributed by: Pfizer, Madison, NJ 07940 USA

Otc - Purpose

Active ingredients (in each 20 ml)PurposesAcetaminophen, USP 650 mgPain reliever/Fever reducerDextromethorphan HBr, USP 20 mgCough suppressantGuaifenesin, USP 400 mgExpectorantPhenylephrine HCl, USP 10 mgNasal decongestant

Indications & Usage

  • Usestemporarily relieves these symptoms occurring with a cold or flu: cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritationnasal congestionsinus congestion and pressureminor aches and painssore throatheadachetemporarily reduces feverhelps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial secretions to drain bronchial tubes and make coughs more productive

Warnings

Warnings

Liver Warning

  • This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if you takemore than 6 doses in any 24-hour period, which is the maximum daily amountwith other drugs containing acetaminophen3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product

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.

Otc - Do Not Use

  • Do not useif 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.with any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or nonprescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen ask a doctor or pharmacist.

Otc - Ask Doctor

  • Ask a doctor before use if you haveliver diseaseheart diseasehigh blood pressurethyroid diseasediabetestrouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate glandcough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)a breathing problem or chronic cough that lasts or as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, or emphysema

Otc - Ask Doctor/Pharmacist

  • Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you aretaking the blood thinning drug warfarintaking any other oral nasal decongestant or stimulanttaking any other pain reliever/fever reducer

Otc - When Using

When using this product do not use more than directed

Otc - Stop Use

  • Stop use and ask a doctor ifyou get nervous, dizzy, or sleeplesspain, cough, or nasal congestion gets worse or lasts more than 7 daysfever gets worse or lasts more than 3 daysredness or swelling is presentnew symptoms occurcough comes back or occurs with rash or headache that lasts. These could be signs of a serious condition.

Otc - Pregnancy Or Breast Feeding

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Otc - Keep Out Of Reach Of Children

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Prompt medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children, even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.

Dosage & Administration

  • Directionsdo not take more than 6 doses in any 24-hour perioddo not exceed recommended dosage. Taking more than the recommended dose (overdose) may cause serious liver damage.measure only with dosing cup providedkeep dosing cup with productml = milliliterthis adult product is not intended for use in children under 12 years of ageagedoseadults and children 12 years and over20 ml every 4 hourschildren under 12 yearsdo not use

Storage And Handling

  • Other informationeach 20 ml contains: sodium 14 mgstore at 20-25°C (68-77°F)

Inactive Ingredient

Inactive ingredientsanhydrous citric acid, edetate disodium, FD&C red no. 40, glycerin, menthol, natural and artificial flavors, polyethylene glycol, propyl gallate, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium benzoate, sodium citrate, sorbitol solution, sucralose, triacetin, xanthan gum

Otc - Questions

Questions or comments?call weekdays from 9 AM to 5 PM EST at 1-800-762-4675Made in CanadaFor most recent product information, visit www.robitussin.com

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