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BENZONATATE Perles (GREENSTONE LLC)

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BENZONATATE Perles (GREENSTONE LLC) Quick Finder

INDICATIONS AND USAGE

BENZONATATE is indicated for the symptomatic relief of cough.

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DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

Adults and Children over 10 years of age

Usual dose is one 100 mg capsule three times a day as needed for cough. If necessary to control cough...

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CONTRAINDICATIONS

Hypersensitivity to benzonatate or related compounds.

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WARNINGS

Hypersensitivity

Severe hypersensitivity reactions (including bronchospasm, laryngospasm and cardiovascular collapse) have been reported which are possibly...

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ADVERSE REACTIONS

Potential Adverse Reactions to BENZONATATE may include:

Hypersensitivity reactions including bronchospasm, laryngospasm, cardiovascular collapse possibly related to local...

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OVERDOSAGE

Intentional and unintentional overdose may result in death, particularly in children.

The drug is chemically related to tetracaine and other topical anesthetics and shares various aspects of their...

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DESCRIPTION

BENZONATATE, a non-narcotic oral antitussive agent, is 2, 5, 8, 11, 14, 17, 20, 23, 26-nonaoxaoctacosan-28-yl p-(butylamino) benzoate; with a molecular weight of 603.7.

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CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY

BENZONATATE acts peripherally by anesthetizing the stretch receptors located in the respiratory passages, lungs, and pleura by dampening their activity and thereby reducing the cough reflex at its source...

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HOW SUPPLIED

Perles, 100 mg (yellow);
bottles of 100
NDC 59762-1122-1
Imprint: T.

Store at 25°C (77°F); excursions...

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Mfd. by:
Catalent Pharma Solutions
St. Petersburg, Florida 33716

This product's label may have been updated. For current full prescribing information, please...

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