A non-productive cough is a dry, hacking cough that is often caused by the minor throat and bronchial irritation that accompanies the common cold or from inhaling irritants in the air. A productive cough brings up phlegm/mucus and may be beneficial in clearing airways.
Delsym 12 Hour Cough Liquid is made with a patented time-release formulation that provides cough relief for up to 12 hours per dose.
Some individuals may start to feel the effects soon after dosing while for others it may take longer or it may take several doses. If you have any additional questions, please be sure to speak with your healthcare provider.
Please ask your healthcare provider before use if you are pregnant.
Speak with your healthcare provider if you are under a doctor's care for an existing medical condition or are taking any other medication before taking Delsym® products.
No, the Delsym® product dosage for adults and children 12 years of age and older should be followed using the dosing directions on the product label. There is no adjustment for BMI. For further questions please contact your healthcare provider.
No. Delsym contains a single active ingredient, dextromethorphan, which controls cough.
If you are taking any other medications, you should talk to your health care provider before using Delsym.
No. Measure only with dosing cup provided. Do not use dosing cup with other products.
Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOI) are drugs used to treat depression, psychiatric or emotional conditions, or Parkinson's disease. If you are taking an MAOI drug, consult with your doctor before you take any medicines. If you do not know if your prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product. Do not use Delsym for two weeks after stopping MAOI use.
It is not advisable to use products stored outside of the recommended storage temperatures since pharmaceutical products have a specific storage temperature range. The temperature should be maintained to ensure the product’s ability to produce beneficial effects. Please refer to the product labeling for storage temperature information.
We do not recommend using expired product and cannot assure the effectiveness of a product past its expiration date.
Ingredient and MSDS information can be found on the RB North America Product Information Site located here.