Frequently Asked Questions

Information on Medicine Abuse

Unfortunately, the abuse of over-the-counter (OTC) products, especially by teens, is a long-standing issue. This includes the abuse of products containing Dextromethorphan, one of the active ingredients in certain Coricidin® HBP products.

When used as directed, dextromethorphan is a safe and effective cough suppressant found in more than 125 over-the-counter products and has been used for more than 50 years.

Resources for more information

Get answers to your questions about high blood pressure, decongestants, Coricidin HBP, and more.

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Where can I buy Coricidin® HBP?

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Where can I buy Coricidin® HBP?

There are many online and local retailers that carry our products. Visit the FIND/BUY page for help.

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Any side effects of taking Coricidin® HBP?

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Any side effects of taking Coricidin® HBP?

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What’s the correct dosage for an adult?

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Which product should I use?

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Which product should I use?

We formulate each product to help relieve specific symptoms. You can learn more about each formula from the PRODUCTS page.

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Where can I get a coupon?

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Where can I get a coupon?

When available, you can visit the COUPON page to save money on Coricidin® HBP products at your local store.

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Can I take it with other medicines?

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Can I take it with other medicines?

As with any medicine, always read the drug facts label. A physician or pharmacist should always be consulted before taking more than one medication, as interactions between drugs are always possible.