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MUCINEX COUGH FOR KIDS MINI-MELTS
Cough and cold
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Drug Name:

MUCINEX COUGH FOR KIDS MINI-MELTS OTC

Generic Name and Formulations:
Dextromethorphan HBr 5mg, guaifenesin 100mg; per packet; orange creme flavor; contains (phenylalanine 2mg, magnesium 6mg, sodium 2mg) per packet.

Company:
Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for MUCINEX COUGH FOR KIDS MINI-MELTS:

Chest congestion. Cough.

Adult:

Empty entire contents of packet onto tongue and swallow. Do not chew. 2–4 packets every 4 hours. Max 6 doses/day.

Children:

Empty entire contents of packet onto tongue and swallow. Do not chew. <4yrs: do not use. 4–5yrs: 1 packet every 4 hours. 6–11yrs: 1–2 packets every 4 hours. Max 6 doses/day.

Contraindications:

During or within 14 days of MAOIs.

Warnings/Precautions:

Asthma. Lower respiratory disorders. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers. Mini-Melts: Renal disease. Magnesium-restricted diet.

Interactions:

Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs (see Contraindications).

See Also:

MUCINEX DM

MAXIMUM STRENGTH MUCINEX DM

CHILDREN'S MUCINEX COUGH

Pharmacological Class:

Antitussive + expectorant.

Adverse Reactions:

GI upset, drowsiness, headache, rash.

How Supplied:

DM—20, 40; Max Strength—14, 28; Pkts—12; Soln—4oz

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