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carbetapentane-chlorpheniramine-phenylephrine suspension, Albatussin LA, Pentuss, Ricotuss

GENERIC NAME: CARBETAPENTANE/CHLORPHENIRAMINE/PHENYLEPHRINE SUSPENSION (KAR-bet-uh-PEN-tayn/klor-fen-IR-uh-meen/fen-ill-EFF-rin)

BRAND NAME(S): Albatussin LA, Pentuss, Ricotuss

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USES: This medication is a cough suppressant/antihistamine/ decongestant combination used for the relief of cough due to the common cold, asthma, or bronchitis.

HOW TO USE: Take this medication by mouth usually twice daily as needed, or as directed by your doctor. Shake this liquid well before each dose. Unless otherwise directed, drink plenty of fluids when you use this medication. The fluid will help loosen phlegm/mucus in your breathing passages.




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