Voluntary Recall of certain lots of liquid bottles of MUCINEX® FAST-MAX® Night Time Cold & Flu; MUCINEX® FAST-MAX® Cold & Sinus; MUCINEX® FAST-MAX® Severe Congestion & Cough and MUCINEX® FAST-MAX® Cold, Flu & Sore Throat because the over-the-counter medications, which correctly label the product on the front of the bottle and lists all active ingredients, may not have the correct corresponding drug facts label on the back.

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Mucinex®

Relieves:

Powerful Expectorant Breaks Up Mucus For Up To 12 Hours

When you’re sick, mucus can be a master of mayhem. But quick, long-lasting chest congestion relief is just a dose away — with Mucinex® extended-release bi-layer tablets that start in 8 minutes and last for 12 hours.*

Regular strength Mucinex®:

  • Relieves chest congestion
  • Thins & loosens mucus
  • Works for 12 hours
  • Comes in 20-, 40-, 60- & 100-count packs

Use as directed.

For maximum relief in 1 tablet, try Maximum Strength Mucinex®.

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  • Adults & Children 12 Years and older

    • dose cup 1 or 2 tablets every 12 hours

    • No more than 4 tablets in 24 hours

  • Children Under 12 Years

    • DO NOT USE

Active Ingredients (in each tablet)

Purposes

Guaifenesin 600 mg

Expectorant

CLICK HERE to view the complete drug facts for Mucinex Expectorant (600 mg) | Chest Congestion Relief Caplet

MUCUS 101

Learn how mucus keeps us healthy.When we breathe in, we might inhale dust, bacteria and more. Sometimes those particles can lead to a cold, the flu, or a coughing fit. But see how mucus might actually help.

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Recommended Dosage

Adults & Children 12 Years and older

1 or 2 tablets every 12 hours

Children Under 12 Years

DO NOT USE

Adults & Children 12 Years and older

1 tablet every 12 hours

Children Under 12 Years

DO NOT USE

Adults & Children 12 Years and older

1 or 2 tablets every 12 hours

Children Under 12 Years

DO NOT USE

Adults & Children 12 Years and older

1 tablet every 12 hours

Children Under 12 Years

DO NOT USE

Adults & Children 12 Years and older

1 tablet every 12 hours

Children Under 12 Years

DO NOT USE

Active Ingredient

Guaifenesin 600 mg

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Dextromethorphan HBr 30 mg

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Chest Congestion

Treats symptom
Treats symptom
Treats symptom
Treats symptom
Treats symptom

Cough

Treats symptom
Treats symptom

Sinus Pressure

Treats symptom

Stuffy Nose

Treats symptom

Runny Nose

Sore Throat

Fever

Headache

Sneezing