March 30, 2017
Recommended Topic Related To:

Tessalon

"The Pharmacovigilance Risk Assessment Committee (PRAC) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has recommended restricting the use of codeine for cough and cold in children because there is a risk for serious adverse effects, including respiratory"...

A A A

Tessalon




Indications
Dosage
How Supplied

INDICATIONS

TESSALON is indicated for the symptomatic relief of cough.

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

Adults and Children over 10 years of age: Usual dose is one 100 mg capsule three times a day as needed for cough. If necessary to control cough, up to 600 mg daily in three divided doses may be given. TESSALON should be swallowed whole. TESSALON Perles are not to be broken, chewed, dissolved, cut or crushed.

HOW SUPPLIED

Perles, 100 mg (yellow);
bottles of 100

NDC 0069 0122 01

Imprint: T.

Store at 25°C (77°F); excursions permitted to 15–30°C (59–86°F) [see USP Controlled Room Temperature].

PROTECT FROM LIGHT

Dispense in tight (USP), child-resistant containers.

Mfd. by: Catalent Pharma Solutions, St. Petersburg, Florida 33716. Dist. by: Pfizer, Madison, New Jersey 07940. Revised: May 2016

This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

Last reviewed on RxList: 9/12/2016

Indications
Dosage
How Supplied

Tessalon - User Reviews

Tessalon User Reviews

Now you can gain knowledge and insight about a drug treatment with Patient Discussions.

Here is a collection of user reviews for the medication Tessalon sorted by most helpful. Patient Discussions FAQs

Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration

 

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.


Women's Health

Find out what women really need.