Guaifenesin (guaifenesin) — PERRIGO CO.

Cough
Cold symptoms
ER 600 mg tablet,extended release
1 tablet (600 mg) by oral route every 12 hours as needed

ER 600 mg tablet,extended release
1 tablet (600 mg) by oral route every 12 hours as needed

Mucus Relief ER 600 mg tablet,extended release
1 tablet (600 mg) by oral route every 12 hours as needed

Cough
Dosage Type: Tablet, extended release
1 - 2 tablets by oral route every 12 hours as needed
2 tablets (1,200 mg) by oral route every 12 hours
2 tablets (1,200 mg) by oral route every 12 hours as needed
1 - 2 tablets (600 - 1,200 mg) by oral route every 12 hours
1 tablet (600 mg) by oral route every 12 hours
1 tablet (600 mg) by oral route every 12 hours as needed
Severe Warnings
None
Contraindicated
None
Moderate Warnings
No disease contraindications
Less Frequent
Severe
None

Less Severe
None
More Frequent
Severe
None

Less Severe
None
Rare / Very Rare
Severe
None

Less Severe
Gastrointestinal irritation
Nausea
Vomiting
More information
Contraindicated
None

Severe Precaution
Guaifenesin
1 Day – 6 Years
No established efficacy for cough and cold products age < 6 years. Do not use unless directed by clinician consultation.

Management or Monitoring Precaution
None
Guaifenesin
Severity Level: C
Additional Notes:

More information
Contraindicated
None

Precaution Exists
Guaifenesin
GeneralExcretion PotentialEffect on InfantNotes
Evaluate use carefullyUnknownNot known; no or inclusive dataInsufficient data available

No Known Risk
None
More information
No precaution information has been provided for this patient type.
Cold symptoms
460Acute nasopharyngitis
Cough
518Other lung diseases
786.2Cough
460 Acute nasopharyngitis
518 Other lung diseases
786.2 Cough

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