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Q-Tapp DM Elixir (Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc)

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ELIXIR 118 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC (68788-0852-0) Label Information

Complete Q-Tapp DM Elixir Information


    Active Ingredient: Brompheniramine maleate 1 mg (in each 5 mL = 1 tsp)

    Active Ingredient: Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride 15 mg (in each 5 mL = 1 tsp)

    Active Ingredient: Dextromethorphan hydrobromide 5 mg (in each 5 mL = 1 tsp)


    Purpose of Brompheniramine maleate: Antihistamine

    Purpose of Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride: Nasal Decongestant

    Purpose of Dextromethorphan hydrobromide: Cough Suppressant



    • temporarily relieves cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation occurring with a cold, and nasal congestion due to the common cold, hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies, or associated with sinusitis
    • temporarily relieves symptoms due to hay fever (allergic rhinitis):
      • runny nose
      • sneezing
      • itchy, watery eyes
      • itching of the nose or throat
      • temporarily restores freer breathing through the nose

  • Warnings

    Do not use in children under 6 years of age

    Do not use 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.

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    • heart disease
    • high blood pressure
    • thyroid disease
    • diabetes
    • glaucoma
    • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
    • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
    • a breathing problem or persistent or chronic cough that lasts or as occurs with smoking, asthma, emphysema, or chronic bronchitis

    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 beverages
    • alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsines
    •  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 improve 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.

  • Directions

    • do not take more than 4 doses in any 24-hour

    Adults and children 12 years and over
    20 mL (4 tsp) every 4 to 6 hours
    Children 6 years to under 12 years
    10 mL (2 tsp) every 4 to 6 hours
    Children under 6 years DO NOT USE
    Other information
    • each tsp contains: sodium 2 mg
    • Store at room temperature 20°-25°C (68°-77°F).

  • Inactive ingredients

    citric acid, FD&C blue no. 1, FD&C red no. 40, glycerin, grape flavor, propylene glycol, saccharin sodium, sodium benzoate, sodium citrate, sorbitol, water.

  • Questions

    Made in USA
    for Qualitest Pharmaceuticals
    130 Vintage Drive
    Huntsville, AL 35811

    brompheniramine maleate and pseudoephedrine hydrochloride and dextromethorphan hydrobromide elixir
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:68788-0852(NDC:0603-0864)
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    Brompheniramine maleate (UNII: IXA7C9ZN03) (Brompheniramine - UNII:H57G17P2FN) Brompheniramine maleate 1 mg  in 5 mL
    Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride (UNII: 6V9V2RYJ8N) (Pseudoephedrine - UNII:7CUC9DDI9F) Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride 15 mg  in 5 mL
    Dextromethorphan hydrobromide (UNII: 9D2RTI9KYH) (Dextromethorphan - UNII:7355X3ROTS) Dextromethorphan hydrobromide 5 mg  in 5 mL
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    anhydrous citric acid (UNII: XF417D3PSL)  
    FD&C blue no. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
    FD&C red no. 40 (UNII: WZB9127XOA)  
    glycerin (UNII: PDC6A3C0OX)  
    propylene glycol (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    saccharin sodium (UNII: SB8ZUX40TY)  
    sodium benzoate (UNII: OJ245FE5EU)  
    sodium citrate (UNII: 1Q73Q2JULR)  
    sorbitol (UNII: 506T60A25R)  
    water (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color      Score     
    Shape Size
    Flavor GRAPE (grape flavor) Imprint Code
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:68788-0852-0 118 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph final part341 04/05/2001
    Labeler - Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc (791119022)
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc 791119022 repack