DetailsFor ages 6 years & over. Diphenhydramine HCl (antihistamine/cough suppressant). Phenylephrine HCl (nasal decongestant). Relieves Nasal Symptoms: Stuffy nose; Runny nose; Sneezing. Plus Other Symptoms: Itchy, watery eyes; Cough. Dosage cup provided. Each teaspoon contains: sodium 4 mg. We pledge to you that Dimetapp products contain only high quality ingredients and meet strict standards of quality and safety. You can trust Dimetapp products for your family. Temporarily relieves these symptoms occurring with a cold, hay fever, or other upper respiratory allergies: nasal congestion; cough; runny nose; sneezing; itchy, watery eyes; itching of the nose or throat.
DirectionsDo not take more than 6 doses in any 24-hour period. Do not exceed recommended dosage. Adults and children 12 years and over: 4 tsp every 4 hours. Children 6 to under 12 years: 2 tsp every 4 hours. Children under 6 years: Do not use. Store at 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C).
Do not use to sedate a child or to make a child sleepy; if you are now taking a prescription monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) (certain drugs for depression, psychiatric, or emotional conditions, or Parkinson's disease), or for 2 weeks after stopping the MAOI drug (If you do not know if your prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product); with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one used on skin. Ask a doctor before use if you have heart disease; high blood pressure; thyroid disease; diabetes; trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland; glaucoma; cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus); a breathing problem or chronic cough that lasts or as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, or emphysema. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking sedatives or tranquilizers. When using this product do not use more than directed; marked drowsiness may occur; avoid alcoholic drinks; alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness; be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery; excitability may occur, especially in children. Stop use and ask a doctor if you get nervous, dizzy, or sleepless; symptoms do not get better within 7 days or are accompanied by fever; cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or is accompanied by fever, rash or persistent headache. These could be signs of a serious condition. 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. Packaged with tamper-evident bottle cap. Do not use if breakable ring is separated or missing.