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PediaCare Long-Acting Cough
Active Ingredients
In each 5 mL (5 mL = one teaspoon)
Dextromethorphan HBr 7.5 mg: Cough suppressant
temporarily relieves cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation associated with the common cold

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 the child has

  • persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with asthma
  • cough accompanied by excessive phlegm (mucus)

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • cough gets worse or lasts 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.
  • if needed, repeat dose every 6 to 8 hours
  • do not use more than 4 times in 24 hours

Do not use any other dosing device.

  Age (yr) Does (tsp)
  Under 4 years Do not use
  4 to 5 years one (1) teaspoonful
  6 to 11 years two (2) teaspoonfuls

Attention: use only enclosed dosing cup designed for use with this product. Do not use any other dosing device.

Other Information
  • each teaspoon contains: sodium 15 mg 
  • store between 20-25°C (68-77°F). Store in outer carton until contents are 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, carboxymethylcellulose sodium, D&C red #33, FD&C blue #1, flavor, glycerin, purified water, saccharin sodium, sodium benzoate, sodium chloride, sodium citrate, sorbitol solution
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