The stationary elements present are alcohol 7%, ascorbic acid, citric acid, D&C Red No. 33, D&C Yellow No. 10, FD&C Blue No. 1, FD&C Yellow No. 6, methylparaben, natural cherry flavor, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, saccharin sodium, sodium benzoate, sodium citrate, and sucrose syrup. Citric acid or sodium citrate is used to adjust the pH to 4.6 to 5.0.
Promethazine is well immersed in the gastrointestinal tract. Proven effects can be noticed within 20 minutes after oral supervision and generally lasts for four to six hours, though they may continue as long as 12 hours. Hi-tech Promethazine
Product Description: Promethazine Hydrochloride and Codeine Phosphate Syrup CV
Description: 6.25 mg/10 mg per 5 mL Boysenberry Flavored Syrup
Compare To: Phenergan® with Codeine
Size: 473 mL
Unit of Sale: 1
Orange Book: AA
Storage: Store at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F) [see USP Controlled Room Temperature]. Protect from light.
Active: Promethazine Hydrochloride 6.25 mg, Codeine Phosphate 10 mg, Alcohol 7%;
Preservative: Methylparaben, Propylparaben and Sodium Benzoate;
Inactives: Artificial Boysenberry Flavor, Ascorbic Acid, Citric Acid, D&C Red No. 33, FD&C Blue No. 1, FD&C Yellow No. 6, Propylene Glycol, Purified Water, Saccharin Sodium, Sodium Citrate, and Sucrose Syrup.
PAR and Hi-Tech are pharmaceutical manufacturers. They both manufacture promethazine with codeine syrup so the only real significant difference is the taste and color.
PAR promethazine with codeine is a purple syrup and Hi-Tech promethazine with codeine is a red syrup.
They both contain the same dose of active ingredients promethazine hydrochloride/codeine phosphate 6.25mg-10mg/5mL syrup.