Benzonatate is indicated for the symptomatic relief of cough.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Adults and Children over 10 years of age:
Usual dose is one 100 mg or 200 mg capsule three times a day as needed for cough. If necessary to
control cough, up to 600 mg daily in three divided doses may be given. Benzonatate should be
swallowed whole. Benzonatate Capsules are not to be broken, chewed, dissolved, cut or crushed.
Benzonatate Capsules, USP are available as:
100 mg (oval, yellow) soft gelatin capsules with imprint “A5”.
NDC 62332-426-31 Bottles of 100
NDC 62332-426-71 Bottles of 500
200 mg (oblong, yellow) soft gelatin capsules with imprint “A6”.
NDC 62332-427-31 Bottles of 100
NDC 62332-427-71 Bottles of 500
Store at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F); excurs ions permitted to 15° to 30°C (59° to 86°F) [See USP
Controlled Room Temperature]. Dispense in tight, light-resistant container as defined in the USP.
To report SUSPECTED ADVERSE REACTIONS, contact Alembic Pharmaceuticals Limited at
1-866-210-9797 or FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or www.fda.gov/medwatch
Manufactured by: Swiss Caps AG Kirchberg, Switzerland. Revised: Nov 2018