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Babee Cof

Generic name: Dextromethorphan (pronounced DEX-troeme-THORFAN).
Brand names: include Babee Cof and Buckley’s Mixture Cough Supressant. Children’s Cough DM is also available. Children’s Robitussin 12-Hour Cough Relief
Drug class: antitussives

What is Babee Cof?

Babee Cof, a cough suppressant, is used to treat the cough that results from a common cold.BabeeCof does not treat coughs caused by smoking or asthma.There are several brands and types of dextromethorphan. This leaflet does not list all brands.Babee Cof can be used in other ways not mentioned in this guide.

Side effect of Babee Cof

If you experience any of the following symptoms of an allergic reaction, seek immediate medical attention: hives, difficulty breathing, swelling of your lips, face, tongue, or throat.

Babee Cof can cause serious side effects. If you experience:

  • Severe nervousness and confusion
  • Severe dizziness or drowsiness;
  • Blurred vision
  • Urination that is painful or difficult

Babee Cof can cause the following side effects:

  • Nausea; diarrhea; loss of appetite
  • Dizziness;
  • Tingling;
  • Feeling restless

There may be other side effects. Call your physician immediately if any adverse side effects arise.The FDA can be contacted at 1-800-FDA-1088 to report side effects.

Similar/related drugs

Benadryl, benzonatate, diphenhydramine, guaifenesin, dextromethorphan, and mucinex


Babee Cof should not be used if you've taken an MAO inhibitor in the last 14 days. Examples include isocarboxazid (linezolid), phenelzine (phenelzine injection), rasagiline (selegiline), or tranylcypromine.

Before you take this drug

Babee Cof should not be used if MAO inhibitors have been taken in the last 14 days. Harmful drug interactions may occur. MAO inhibitors are isocarboxazid (linezolid), phenelzine (phenelzine injection), rasagiline (selegiline), methylene blue injection, tranylcypromine, and others.Babee Cof should not be used if you have an allergy to it.If you have a medical condition, ask your doctor or pharmacist whether this medication is safe for use.Babee Cof is not recommended for children younger than 12 years of age.Consult your doctor before taking this medication if you're pregnant or breastfeeding.This medication may contain phenylalanine. If you have phenylketonuria, check the label of your medication.

How to take Babee CF?

Follow the directions on the label or those prescribed by your physician. Cold and cough medicines are only to be used for a short time until symptoms have cleared up.Measuring liquid medicine is important. Use the provided dosing device or a dose-measuring tool (not a spoon).If your symptoms don't improve within 7 days or you experience a fever, rash, or headache, call your doctor.Tell your doctor or surgeon if you've taken Babee Cof within the last few days if you are going to need surgery or medical testing.Store away from moisture, light, and heat. Store at room temperature and away from moisture, heat, and light sources.

What happens if I miss the dose?

You may not have a schedule for your cough and cold medication, as you only use it when necessary. . If it is almost time for your next dose, simply skip any missed one and go straight back on track with your regimen. Never take two doses in one go.

What happens if I overdose?

Call 1-800-222-1222 for poison help or seek immediate medical attention.

What should be avoided?

Babee Cof can affect your reaction. Avoid driving and other hazardous activities until you are sure of how they will affect you. You may be unable to react.Certain side effects can be exacerbated by alcohol consumption.Before using Babee Cof or other over-the-counter medicines, consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Interaction with other drug

This medicine should not be taken with any other medications that can cause drowsiness, slow breathing, or anxiety (such as a muscle relaxer or medication for seizures or anxiety). Before using any other medications, such as vitamins and herbs, consult your doctor or pharmacist. This medication guide does not list all possible interactions with other drugs.