Long Lasting Cough Relief Medicine for Kids

  • Relieves coughs for up to 8 hours
  • Non-drowsy formula
  • Can be used day or night
  • Intended for children ages 4-13
  • Active ingredient: Dextromethorphan

Size: 4.0 fl. oz.; 120 mL

Age (year) Dose (mL)
Children 12 and 13 years of age 20 mL every 6-8 hours; do not take more than 80 mL in 24 hours
Children 6 to under 12 years of age 10 mL every 6-8 hours; do not take more than 40 mL in 24 hours
Children 4 to under 6 years of age 5 mL every 6-8 hours; do not take more than 20 mL in 24 hours
Children under 4 years of age Do not use
Product Label

Drug Facts

Active ingredient
(in each 5 mL)
Purpose
Dextromethorphan HBr 7.5 mgCough suppressant

Uses

  • temporarily relieves cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritations as may occur with a cold

Warnings

Do not use in a child under 4 years of age, in a child 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 child’s prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before using this product.


Ask a doctor before use if your child has

  • persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with asthma
  • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)

Stop use and ask a doctor if cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or occurs with fever, rash, or headache that lasts. These could be signs of a serious condition.


Keep out of the reach of children. Dr. Cocoa™ is a medicine. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away (1-800-222-1222).


Directions

  • shake well before use
  • measure only with the provided double-ended dosing spoon
  • read dosing spoon carefully and select the correct spoon
    • large dosing spoon holds 5 mL when filled to the top rim
    • small spoon holds 2.5 mL when filled to the top rim
  • do not use dosing spoon with other products
  • dose as follows or as directed by a doctor
  • mL = milliliter
Age (year)Dose (mL)
Children 12 and 13 years of age20 mL every 6-8 hours; do not take more than 80 mL in 24 hours
Children 6 to under 12 years of age10 mL every 6-8 hours; do not take more than 40 mL in 24 hours
Children 4 to under 6 years of age5 mL every 6-8 hours; do not take more than 20 mL in 24 hours
Children under 4 years of ageDo not use

Other information

  • each 5 mL contains: sodium 7 mg
  • store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)

Inactive ingredients

anhydrous citric acid, cocoa, maltitol, methylparaben, natural flavor, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium benzoate, sorbitol, sucralose, trisodium citrate dihydrate


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