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Deconex DMX

Last reviewed on RxList: 12/15/2016
Drug Description

DECONEX DMX
(dextromethorphan hydrobromide, guaifenesin, phenylephrine hydrochloride) Tablet

DESCRIPTION

Drug Facts

Active Ingredients

Dextromethorphan HBr 17.5 mg
Guaifenesin 385 mg
Phenylephrine HCl 10 mg

Indications & Dosage

INDICATIONS

Purpose (in each tablet)

Uses

Temporarily relieves these symptoms due to the common cold, hay fever (allergic rhinitis) or other upper respiratory allergies:

  • cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation
  • helps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial secretions to drain bronchial tubes and make coughs more productive
  • nasal congestion
  • reduces swelling of nasal passages

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

Directions

Do not exceed recommended dosage.

Adults and children 12 years of age and over: 1 tablet every 4 hours, not to exceed 6 tablets in 24 hours.

Children 6 to under 12 years of age: ½ tablet every 4 hours, not to exceed 3 tablets in 24 hours.

Children under 6 years of age: Consult a physician.

HOW SUPPLIED

Other Information

Store at controlled room temperature between 15°-30°C (59°-86°F).

Supplied in a tight, light-resistant container with a child-resistant cap. Deconex DMX Tablets are orange, oblong, capsule-shaped, scored tablets, debossed "POLY" bisect "730" on one side and blank on the other side.

NDC 50991-738-90

Inactive Ingredients

FD&C Yellow No. 6, D&C Yellow No. 10, Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Sodium Starch Glycolate.

Questions? Comments? Call 1-800-882-1041

Manufactured for: Poly Pharmaceuticals, Huntsville, AL 35763. 1(800) 882-1041. Revised: Jun 2016

Side Effects & Drug Interactions

SIDE EFFECTS

No information provided. Please see the WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS sections

DRUG INTERACTIONS

No information provided.

Warnings & Precautions

WARNINGS

Included as part of the PRECAUTIONS section.

PRECAUTIONS

Do not exceed recommended dosage.

Do not use this product

Ask a doctor before use if you have

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occur
  • cough or nasal congestion persists for more than 1 week, tends to recur, or is accompanied by a fever, rash, or persistent headache. A persistent cough may be a sign of a serious condition.
  • new symptoms occur

If pregnant or breast feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Overdosage & Contraindications
Medication Guide

PATIENT INFORMATION

Do not exceed recommended dosage.

Do not use this product

Ask a doctor before use if you have

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occur
  • cough or nasal congestion persists for more than 1 week, tends to recur, or is accompanied by a fever, rash, or persistent headache. A persistent cough may be a sign of a serious condition.
  • new symptoms occur

If pregnant or breast feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

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