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Treats runny nose, sneezing, watery eyes, and cough caused by the common cold or flu.

Brand Names

Tannic-12 S
Coricidin Cough &
Cold Maximum Strength
Children's Dimetapp Long Acting Cough Plus Cold
Scot-Tussin DM
C-Tanna 12
Tannate 12 S
Tussizone-12 RF
Tana T-12
Tussi-12 S
Carb Pseudo-Tan

When You Should Not Take The Medication

You should not use this medicine if you have ever had an allergic reaction to any cough and cold medicine or to any antihistamine or antitussive. You should not use this medicine if you have taken an MAO inhibitors such as Nardil®, Marplan®, Eldepryl®, or Parnate® within the past 14 days.

How To Store And Dispose Of This Medicine

Store the medicine in a closed container at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and direct light. Do not freeze.

Ask your pharmacist, doctor, or health caregiver about the best way to dispose of any outdated medicine or medicine no longer needed.

Keep all medicine away from children and never share your medicine with anyone.

Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
Fast, slow, or irregular heartbeat
Trouble breathing
Extreme weakness
Skin rash, hives, or itching

If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
Drowsiness or dizziness
Dry mouth, nose, or throat
Sunburn (use a sunscreen)
Trouble urinating
Thickened mucus

If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor.