NDC 59779-653 Menthol Cough Drops

Menthol

NDC Product Code 59779-653

NDC CODE: 59779-653

Proprietary Name: Menthol Cough Drops 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: Menthol 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.

Product Characteristics

Color(s):
BLUE (C48333 - LIGHT BLUE WITH BLUE FLAKES)
Shape: OVAL (C48345)
Size(s):
16 MM
Imprint(s):
B
Score: 1
Flavor(s):
MENTHOL (C73403)

NDC Code Structure

NDC 59779-653-00

Package Description: 200 LOZENGE in 1 BAG

NDC 59779-653-30

Package Description: 30 LOZENGE in 1 BAG

NDC 59779-653-40

Package Description: 40 LOZENGE in 1 BAG

NDC Product Information

Menthol Cough Drops with NDC 59779-653 is a a human over the counter drug product labeled by Cvs Pharmacy. The generic name of Menthol Cough Drops is menthol. The product's dosage form is lozenge and is administered via oral form. The RxNorm Crosswalk for this NDC code indicates a single RxCUI concept is associated to this product: 485287.

Dosage Form: Lozenge - A solid preparation containing one or more medicaments, usually in a flavored, sweetened base which is intended to dissolve or disintegrate slowly in the mouth. A lollipop is a lozenge on a stick.

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.

Menthol Cough Drops 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.


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.

  • WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)

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.
  • 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: Cvs Pharmacy
Labeler Code: 59779
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: 05-18-2015 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: 12-31-2021 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 - NO 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 ("Y"), or because the listing certification is expired ("E"), or because the listing data was inactivated by FDA ("I"). Values = "Y", "N", "E", or "I".

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Menthol Cough Drops 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.

Product Labeling Index

Otc - Active Ingredient

Active ingredient (in each drop)Menthol 5.4 mg

Otc - Purpose

PurposeCough suppressant / Oral anesthetic

Indications & Usage

Uses temporarily relieves:cough as may occur with a coldoccasional minor irritation and sore throat

Warnings

WarningsSore throat warning: if sore throat is severe, persists for more than 2 days, is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash, swelling, nausea, or vomiting, consult a doctor promptly. If sore mouth symptoms do not improve in 7 days, see you dentist or doctor promptly. These symptoms may be serious.

Otc - Ask Doctor

Ask a doctor before use if you have:persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, or emphysemacough accompanied by excessive phlegm (mucus)

Otc - Stop Use

Stop use and ask doctor ifcough persists for more than 7 days, tends to recur, or is accompanied by fever, rash, or persistent headache. These could be signs of a serious condition.sore throat is severe, or irritation, pain or redness lasts or worsenssore mouth does not improve in 7 days

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.

Dosage & Administration

Directionsadults and children 5 years and over - allow 1 drop to dissolve slowly in mouth. May be repeated every 2 hours as necessary or as directed by a doctor.children under 5 years - ask a doctor

Inactive Ingredient

Inactive ingredients: Corn starch, corn syrup, eucalyptus oil, FD&C blue no. 1, FD&C red no. 40, glycerin, gum arabic, medium chain triglycerides, natural flavor, potassium sorbate, soybean oil, sucrose and water.

Otc - Questions

Questions? Or to report an adverse event call 1-800-245-2898 Monday - Friday, 9AM to 4PM EST

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