FLOWTUSS CII

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FLOWTUSS

Cough and cold
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Generic Name and Formulations:

Hydrocodone bitartrate 2.5mg, guaifenesin 200mg; per 5mL; oral soln; black raspberry flavor.

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Indications for FLOWTUSS:

Cough and to loosen mucus associated with the common cold.

Adult:

Use accurate measuring device. ≥18yrs: 10mL every 4–6hrs. Max 6 doses (60mL) in 24hrs.

Children:

<18yrs: not established.

Contraindications:

During or within 14 days of MAOIs.

Warnings/Precautions:

Risks from concomitant benzodiazepines or other CNS depressants (see Interactions). Discontinue if respiratory depression occurs. Abuse potential (monitor). Avoid in head injury, other intracranial lesions or pre-existing increase in intracranial pressure. Acute abdomen. Persistent or chronic cough (eg, smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, emphysema) or if excessive phlegm: not recommended. Diabetes. Thyroid disorders. Addison's disease. Prostatic hypertrophy. Urethral stricture. Asthma. Severe hepatic or renal impairment. Elderly. Labor & delivery. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Interactions:

See Contraindications. Increased risk of respiratory depression, sedation with benzodiazepines or other CNS depressants (eg, opioids, antihistamines, antipsychotics, anxiolytics, alcohol); avoid. May affect or be affected by MAOIs, TCAs. Paralytic ileus may occur with anticholinergics.

Pharmacological Class:

Antitussive + expectorant.

Adverse Reactions:

Dizziness, headache, sedation, nausea, decreased blood pressure; respiratory depression.

Generic Availability:

NO

How Supplied:

Soln—118mL, 473mL

FLOWTUSS 2.5mg/200mg/5ml oral solutions (Qty:120)

appx. price $135.00