What are the active ingredients of Paregoric?

The active ingredients in Paregoric include:

What class of drug is Paregoric?

Paregoric belongs to the class of drugs:


This product comes in different forms from different suppliers in the USA:

Paregoric Information Guide

Generic Name of Paregoric:
Availability of Paregoric:
Prescription Drug

Paregoric is a prescription drug that belongs to the pharmacologic class of Opioid Agonist.

How is the dosage of Paregoric calculated?

Only a health professional is qualified to work out the dosage of Paregoric. The dosage needs to be determined depending on a variety of factors including:

  • Usual Pediatric Dosage
  • Usual Adult Dosage
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What precautions need to be taken when considering the use of Paregoric?

Some of the precautions need to be noted when considering Paregoric for use in particular situations such as the following:

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Product Formulation Information: Paregoric

Company that labels Paregoric:
Hi-Tech Pharmacal Co., Inc.
Strength of Paregoric:
2 mg/5mL
Form of Paregoric:
How is Paregoric taken?
Oral (by mouth)
Date that Paregoric is effective:
6th August, 2012

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