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Otc - Active Ingredient
Active ingredients (in each lezenge)Benzocaine 7.5 mgDextromethorphan hydrobromide 5 mg
Otc - Purpose
PurposeOral pain relieverCough suppressant
Indications & Usage
Uses temporarily relieves these symptoms:occasional minor mouth irritation, sore mouth and sore throatcough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation as may occur with a common cold
WarningsSore throat warning: If sore throat is severe, persists for more than 2 days, is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash, nausea or vomiting contact a doctor promptly.Allergy alert: Do not use if you have a history of allergy to local anesthetics such as prociane, butacaine, benzocaine, or other "caine" anesthetics.
Do not use if you are now takin a prescription monoamineoxidase 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.
Otc - Ask Doctor
Ask a doctor before use if you have:persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, or emphysemacough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
Otc - Stop Use
Stop use and ask a doctor ifsore mouth symptoms do not improve in 7 daysirritation, pain, or redness persists or worsensswelling developscough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or occurs with fever, rash, or persistent headache. 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 Poison Control Center right away.
Dosage & Administration
Directionsadults and children 12 years and older - Allow 2 lozenges to dissolve slowly in mouth, one at a time; may be repeated every 4 hours, not to exceed 12 lozenges in 24 hours, or as directed by a doctorchildren 6 to 12 years of age - take 1 lozenge and allow to dissolve slowly in mouth; may be repeated every 4 hours, not to exceed 6 lozenges in 24 hours, or as directed by a doctorchildren under 6 years of age - do not use
Inactive ingredients: Acesulfame potassium, corn starch, corn syrup, glycerin, FD&C blue no. 1, FD&C red no. 40, natural and artificial flavors, medium chain triglycerides, propylene glycol, soybean oil, sucrose, and water.
Otc - Questions
Questions? Call 888-309-9030
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