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Virtussin AC

Codeine Phosphate/Guaifenesin
Codeine is a narcotic cough suppressant. It affects the signals in the brain that trigger cough reflex. Guaifenesin is an expectorant. It helps loosen congestion in your chest and throat, making it easier to cough out through your mouth. Codeine and guaifenesin is a combination medicine used to treat cough and chest congestion caused by allergies, the common cold, or the flu. Codeine and guaifenesin may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
Codeine Phosphate/Guaifenesin
DRUG TYPE
Cough And Cold

Frequently Asked Questions

Codeine can slow or stop your breathing, and may be habit-forming. MISUSE OF THIS MEDICINE CAN CAUSE ADDICTION, OVERDOSE, OR DEATH, especially in a child or other person using the medicine without a prescription.

Do not give this medicine to anyone under 18.

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Brand Name Examples Supplied As Strength
Coditussin Ac Liquid 10-200Mg/5
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Generic Examples Supplied As Strength
Codeine Phosphate-Guaifenesin Liquid 10-100Mg/5
G Tussin AC Liquid 10-100Mg/5
Guaiatussin AC Liquid 10-100Mg/520-200/10
M-Clear WC Liquid 6.3-100/5
Maxi-Tuss Ac Liquid 10-100Mg/5
Virtussin AC Liquid 10-100Mg/5
Virtussin AC w/Alc Liquid 10-100Mg/5

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