Used in the symptomatic relief from congested chests which may be associated with common cold. Increases the flow of natural secretions along the lower respiratory tract. Reduces sticky phlegm.
May be taken with or without food.
Special Precautions: Chronic cough eg; occurs with smoking or chronic lung disease; eg; asthma or emphysema. Contains sorbitol which may have a laxative effect or cause diarrhea. Discontinue use if cough lasts >10 days; comes back or if it occurs w/ fever; rash; or constant headaches. May produce color interference w/ certain lab deteminations of 5-hydroxyindoleacetic acid (5-HIAA) & vanillylmandelic acid (VMA). Pregnancy & lactation.