does iophen-c contain alcohol
According to the NIH website, it contains sorbitol, which is a sugar alcohol. But as far as the stuff in alcoholic beverages that makes people drunk, no.
Active ingredients (in each 5 mL = 1 tsp)
Codeine phosphate, USP 10 mg
Guaifenesin, USP 100 mg
citric acid, FD&C red #40, glycerin, propylene glycol, purified water, red raspberry flavor, saccharin sodium, sodium benzoate, sorbitol solution.
William W. Quick, MD, FACP, FACE
We hope you find this general health information helpful. Please note however, that this Q&A is meant to support not replace the professional medical advice you receive from your doctor. No information in the Answers above is intended to diagnose or treat any condition. The views expressed in the Answers above belong to the individuals who posted them and do not necessarily reflect the views of Remedy Health Media. Remedy Health Media does not review or edit content posted by our community members, but reserves the right to remove any material it deems inappropriate.