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Vituz

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INDICATIONS

Cough and Upper Respiratory Allergy Symptoms

Vituz® Oral Solution is indicated for relief of cough and symptoms associated with upper respiratory allergies or a common cold in adults 18 years of age and older.

Important Limitations of Use

Not indicated for pediatric patients under 18 years of age [see Use In Specific Populations].

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

Administer Vituz Oral Solution by the oral route only. Measure Vituz Oral Solution with an accurate milliliter measuring device. Do not use a household teaspoon to measure the dose [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].

Adults 18 Years of Age and Older

5 mL every 4 to 6 hours as needed, not to exceed 4 doses (20 mL) in 24 hours.

HOW SUPPLIED

Dosage Forms And Strengths

Vituz is a clear, colorless to light yellow, grape-flavored liquid.

5 mL of Vituz Oral Solution contains: hydrocodone bitartrate, USP, 5 mg and chlorpheniramine maleate, USP, 4 mg [see DESCRIPTION].

Storage And Handling

Vituz Oral Solution is supplied as a clear, colorless to light yellow, grape-flavored solution containing 5 mg hydrocodone bitartrate and 4 mg chlorpheniramine maleate in each 5 mL. It is available in:

White HDPE bottles of one pint (480 mL): NDC 63717-877-16

Store solution at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F). [USP Controlled Room Temperature.]

Dispense in a tight, light-resistant container, as defined in the USP, with a child-resistant closure.

Manufactured for: Hawthorn Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Madison, MS 39110 Vituz® Oral Solution is a Registered Trademark of Hawthorn Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Last reviewed on RxList: 3/1/2013
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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