Pfizer’s new Robitussin capsules bring cough relief on the go
MADISON, N.J. — Pfizer recently launched Robitussin Maximum Strength Cough + Congestion DM, a new liquid-filled capsule that helps control cough on the go. The new capsule formulation contains 10 mg of dextromethorphan as a cough suppressant and 200 mg of guaifenesin as an expectorant. For adults and children older than 12 years, the new formulation will help temporarily relieve cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation, and help loosen phlegm and thin bronchial secretions to drain bronchial tubes.
Hyland’s launches cold syrup for babies
LOS ANGELES — For baby, Hyland’s launched its Hyland’s Baby Nighttime Tiny Cold Syrup. The remedy naturally relieves common cold symptoms, especially at night, including runny nose, congestion and occasional sleeplessness in babies as young as 6 months.
McNeil debuts dissolvable Zytrec tablets
FORT WASHINGTON, Pa. — McNeil Consumer Healthcare recently introduced a new form to the Zyrtec portfolio of allergy-relief products — an oral, dissolvable tablet. Delivering the same effective 24-hour relief, Zyrtec Dissolve Tabs contains 10 mg of citrus-flavored cetirizine that melts in the mouth.