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PediaCare Children's Allergy
Active Ingredients
In each 5 mL (1 teaspoonful):
Diphenhydramine HCI 12.5 mg: Antihistamine/cough suppressant
  • temporarily relieves these symptoms due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies:
  • runny nose 
  • sneezing 
  • itchy, watery eyes
  • temporarily relieves cough due to inhaled irritants

Do not use

  • to make a child sleepy
  • with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one used on skin

Ask a doctor before use

if the child has

  • persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with asthma
  • cough accompanied by excessive phlegm (mucus)
  • a breathing problem such as chronic bronchitis
  • glaucoma

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use

if the child is taking sedatives or tranquilizers

When using this product

  • excitability may occur, especially in children
  • marked drowsiness may occur
  • sedatives and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • cough gets worse or lasts for more than 7 days
  • cough tends to come back or occurs with fever, rash or headache that lasts

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. (1-800-222-1222)

  • find right dose on chart below
  • use only enclosed dosing cup designed for use with this product. Do not use any other dosing device.
  • if needed, repeat dose every 4 hours
  • do not use more than 6 times in 24 hours
  • Under 4 years: Do not use
  • 4 to 5 years: Do not use unless directed by a doctor
  • 6 to 11 years: 1 teaspoonful
  • Attention: use only enclosed dosing cup specifically designed for use with this product. Do not use any other dosing device.
Other Information
  • each teaspoon contains: sodium 14 mg 
  • store between 20-25°C (68-77°F). Protect from light. Store in outer carton until contents used.
  • do not use if bottle wrap, or foil inner seal imprinted “Safety Seal®” is broken or missing 
  • see bottom panel for lot number and expiration date
Inactive Ingredients

anhydrous citric acid, D&C red #33, FD&C red #40, flavors, glycerin, monoammonium glycyrrhizinate, poloxamer 407, purified water, sodium benzoate, sodium chloride, sodium citrate, sucrose

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