Benzonatate 200 mg

Benzonatate (Tessalon®) is a cough suppressant that is available by prescription only. It comes in the form of liquid-filled gel capsules and is taken by mouth, up to three times daily. Make sure to swallow this product whole; never chew or suck the capsules, as doing so could cause serious reactions.
 
This medication comes in the following strengths:
 
  • Benzonatate 100 mg
  • Benzonatate 200 mg.
     
The dose that your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
 
  • How you respond to the medication
  • Whether you have any other medical conditions.
     
(To learn more about taking the 100- or 200-mg capsules, click Benzonatate Dosage. This article lists safety precautions to be aware of and offers helpful tips on getting the most out of each dose.)
 
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