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Dimetapp Infant Drops Decongestant Plus Cough (Wyeth)

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  • Active Ingredients:    Each 0.8 mL contains: 2.5 mg Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide, USP; 7.5 mg Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride, USP.

    Indications:    Temporarily relieves cough occurring with the common cold and temporarily relieves nasal congestion due to the common cold, hay fever, or other upper respiratory allergies, or associated with sinusitis


    Do not use in a child who is 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 child's prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before giving this product.

    Ask a doctor before use if your child has

    • heart disease
    • high blood pressure
    • thyroid disease
    • diabetes
    • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
    • cough that lasts or is chronic such as occurs with asthma

    When using this product

    • do not use more than directed

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    • your child gets nervous, dizzy, or sleepless
    • symptoms do not get better within 7 days or are accompanied by fever
    • cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or is accompanied by fever, rash, or persistent headache. These could be signs of a serious condition.

    Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

    Directions:    do not give more than 4 doses in any 24-hour period

    • children 2-3 years: 1.6 mL every 4-6 hours or as directed by a physician
    • children under 2 years: ask a doctor
    • measure with the dosing device provided. Do not use with any other device.

    Storage:    Store at 20-25°C (68-77°F).

    Inactive Ingredients:    citric acid, flavors, glycerin, high fructose corn syrup, maltol, menthol, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol, sodium benzoate, sorbitol, sucrose, water.

    How Supplied:    ½ oz bottle with oral dosing device.

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