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Category Name Brand Description
Pain RelieverAdvil Fast Acting Ibuprofen Tablets 200 mg film coatedAdvilPfizer Canada has informed MCG that there is no pork by products in the tablet. However the Stearic Acid is made from Non Zabiha beef. The coating is made with sugar and no alcohol. Many ulema say that if there is no Halal alternate medicine made with non zabiha beef can be consumed. Reference Number: CCA 14002978 dated August 21, 2014
Pain RelieverAdvil Migrant soft GelAdvilAdvil Migrant soft gel is made with pork and beef gelatin. August 2012
Pain RelieverAdvil PM capletsAdvil PMAdvil PM caplets is made with non zabiha beef magnesium Stearate using beeswax and Isopropyl alcohol as coating. August 2012
Pain RelieverAleve tablet or capletsAleveAleve tablet or caplets has no shellac coating and has no animal derived ingredients based on telephone conversation with reference number 0024233720. August 2012.
Pain ReliverAll Bayer Aspirin except Aspirin AT1 81 mgBuyer AsprinNo animal derived ingredients are used.
Pain ReliverAll Other Children Liquid TylenolTylenolPork & Beef derived ingredients are used.
AntacidAll ProductsRolaidsNo animal derived ingredients are used
Cold & CoughAll Thin StripsTriaminicAll Thin Strips are made with alcohol but no animal derived ingredients.
AllergyAllergy Alexia Syrup for AdultBenadrylNo glycerin, no animal derived ingredients
AllergyAllergy Liquid for childrenBenadrylMade with pork glycerin reference number 10771425A
AllergyAllergy Tablets for Adult and ChildrenZyrtecMushbooh because of Lactose. 2011
AllergyAllergy Ultratab TabletBenadrylMade with pork polysorbate, reference number 10771425A
Pain RelieverAnacin TabletAnacinAnacin is made without any animal derived ingredients and has no shellac coating. August 2012.
Muscle PainArthritis Ben gayBen GayNo animal derived ingredients are used.
Pain ReliverAspirinBayerNo animal derived ingredients are used
AntacidAssorted fruit Tums TumsNo animal derived ingredients are used and no alcohol.
AntacidBanana Berry TumsTumsNo animal derived ingredients are used and no alcohol.
Pain ReliverBayer AT1 81 mg AspirinBayer AspirinMushbooh because of Lactose
Muscle PainBen gay PM CreamBen GayNo animal derived ingredients are used.
CoughCasero CoughVicksNo animal derived ingredients are used.
Cold & CoughChest & Measles Congestion SyrupTriaminicAnimal derived ingredients are used
Cold & CoughChest & Measles Congestion Syrup,TriaminicAnimal derived ingredients are used in syrup and softchews.
Nasal CongestionChest & Nasal Congestion Syrup,TriaminicNo animal derived ingredients are used. No alcohol present.
Pain ReliverChildren LiquidAdvilPolysorbate 80 is from pork and beef fat. Gelatin is from beef.
Pain ReliverChildren No Dye Cherry Blast LiquidTylenolNo animal derived ingredients are used
stuffy nose; fever; body aches; sore throat pain; headache; nasal and sinus congestionChildren\'s Advil Cold Suspension All FlavorsAdvilHalal There is no animal derived ingredients and free of alcohol in flavor. Reference Number: CCA14062978 dated August 18, 2014
AllergyClaritin Rapid DissolveClaritinBeef Gelatin
AllergyCold & Allergy Softchews,TriaminicNo animal derived ingredients are used. No alcohol present.
Cold & CoughCold & Cough Softchews,TriaminicNo animal derived ingredients are used. No alcohol present.
Cold & CoughCold & Cough Syrup,TriaminicNo animal derived ingredients are used. No alcohol present.
Cold & CoughCold & Nighttime Cough Syrup,TriaminicNo animal derived ingredients are used. No alcohol present.
Cold & CoughCold and Cough CapletsSudafedAnimal derived ingredients pork or beef are used. Reference number 010820146A
Cold & CoughCold Cough & Fever Syrup,TriaminicNo animal derived ingredients are used. No alcohol present.
Cold & FluContac TabletContacNo animal derived ingredients are used but Syntheically derived alcohol maybe used in the manufacturing process
Cold & CoughCough & Sour Throat SoftchewsTriaminicAnimal derived ingredients are used
Sour ThroatCough & Sour Throat Syrup,TriaminicNo animal derived ingredients are used. No alcohol present.
CoughCough DropVicksNo animal derived ingredients are used.
Cold & CoughDay Time Cough & Cold Syrup,TriaminicNo animal derived ingredients are used. No alcohol present.
DecongestantDecongestant 12 HoursSudafedNo information available. Reference number 010820146A
Cold & CoughDimetappDimetappStrearic Acid from Beef fat.
Cold & CoughDistanDistanPoysorbate 80 from pork fat and Stearic Acid from beef fat.
Pain RelieverEcotrin TabletEcotrinEcotrin has no shellac coating, no pork but Stearic Acid is made from non zabiha beef fat with reference number 3966877. August 2012.
Pain RelieverEquate AspirinEquateEquate Aspirin is made with shellac coating which is dissolved in ethyl alcohol. August 2012
Pain RelieverEquate IbuprofenEquateEquate Ibuprofen is not made with shellac coating. August 2012
AntacidExtra Strength MaaloxMaaloxNo animal derived ingredients are used.
AntacidExtra Strength Smoothies Berry FusionTumsNo animal Derived ingredients
AntacidExtra Strength Smoothies Fresh MintTumsNo animal Derived ingredients
AntacidExtra Strength Smoothies Tropical FruitTumsNo animal Derived ingredients
AntacidExtra Strength TabletMaaloxNo animal derived ingredients are used.
Pain RelieverExtra Strength TylenolTylenolExtra Strength Tylenol has coating with shellac which was dissolved in ethyl alcohol. The magnesium Stearate is made with non zabiha beef fat (Reference number 012174379H based on phone call). August 2012
Muscle PainGreaseless Ben gayBen GayNo animal derived ingredients are used.
Cough DropsHalls Drops with FD&C Yellow No. 5 and Yellow 6 HallsNo animal derived ingredients are used
Cough DropsHalls with FD&C Blue No. 2, FD&C Red Number 40HallsAnimal derived ingredients are used
DiarrheaImmodium CapletImmodiumMagnesium Stearate is from Non Zabiha Beef fat
DiarrheaImmodium LiquidImmodiumNo animal derived ingredients are used
DiarrheaImmodium Symtem caplet and ChewableImmodiumMagnesium Stearate is from pork fat and beef fat
Cold & CoughInhalerVicksNo animal derived ingredients are used.
Pain ReliverJunior Strength Chewable Grape, Orange MotrinMotrinBeef fat derived ingredients are used.
AntacidLiquid AntacidPepto BismolNo animal derived ingredients
Pain ReliverLiquid Jell Motrin for AdultMotrinPork and beef derived ingredients
CoughLong Acting Cough Syrup,TriaminicNo animal derived ingredients are used. No alcohol present.
Cold & FluMaximum Strength Cold & Flue Non Drosy ContacNo animal derived ingredients are used
Muscle PainMessage Gel Ben gay Pain ReliefBen GayNo animal derived ingredients are used.
Muscle PainMoist Heat Therapy Ben gayBen GayNo animal derived ingredients are used.
Pain RelieverMotrin capletMotrinMotrin caplet is made with shellac coating which is dissolved in ethyl alcohol and The magnesium Stearate is made with non zabiha beef fat (Reference number 012174379H based on phone call). August 2012.
Heart BurnsNon Chewy Gaviscon TabletsGavisonHalal A Muslim consumer has provide this information: Dear Brother, Salaam I asked a few questions about Gaviscon Tablets and liquid from the company and here is their answer. If you would like you can update your website. August 7, 2014 Dear -- Thank you for taking the time to contact us regarding Gaviscon ®. We always like to hear from consumers who use and enjoy our products. The Gavison tablets (normal strength, extra strength, maxrelief) and liquid do not contain any animal derivatives. This is true for Gaviscon (regular strength and maxrelief) that neither alcohol used in product or processing of product. , If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to call our toll free number (888) 366-7475 or send an email to service@prestigebrands-custsvc.info. Sincerely, Laurie Thomason Consumer Affairs RefNo: PR14-0011242 JR August 2014
Sleep AidNytolNytolAnimal derived ingredients are used
AntacidPeppermint TumsTumsNo animal derived ingredients are used and no alcohol.
Muscle PainPlatinum RobaxRobaxNo animal derived ingredients are used.
DenturePoly-GripPoly GripNo animal derived ingredients and no alcohol.
Pain ReliverRapid Relax Jell Cap TylenolTylenolPork and beef derived ingredients are used.
AllergyReactine TabletsZyrtecNot Halal Reactine is generic name of Cetirizine Hydrochloride manufactured by Zyrtec brand of USA. Reactine is a antihistamine consumed for allergy. The company has informed MCG that it is made with animal derived ingredients. So it is not Halal for Muslims. August 2014
AntacidRegular Liquid AntacidMaaloxNon Zabiha Beef Fat
Pain RelieverRegular Strength TylenolTylenolRegular Strength Tylenol which do not have any coating. The magnesium Stearate is made with non zabiha beef fat (Reference number 012174379H based on phone call). August 2012.
Muscle PainRobaxRobaxStraeic Acid is from non zabiha beef
CoughRobitussin ACRobitussinPork gelatin and alcohol
CoughRobitussin Cough & Cold,RobitussinPork gelatin and alcohol
CoughRobitussin DMRobitussinPork gelatin and alcohol
CoughRobitussin Extra Strength ChestRobitussinPork gelatin and alcohol
CoughRobitussin Extra Strength DMRobitussinPork gelatin and alcohol
CoughRobitussin Honey Cough & Cold RobitussinPork gelatin and alcohol
CoughRobitussin Honey Flu, Robitussin Liquid Robitussin with CodeineRobitussinPork gelatin and alcohol
SinusSinus AdvanceSudafedNo information available. Reference number 010820146A
SinusSinus Headache CapletsSudafedNo information available. Reference number 010820146A
Pain RelieverSt. Joseph AspirinSt. Joseph St. Joseph Aspirin do not use animal fat and no shellac coating. August 2012.
Nasal CongestionSudafed 12 Hours TabletsSudafedHalal McNEIL-PPC Canada has informed MCG through Reference number 016533018 dated August 18, 2014 that no animal derived ingredients are used in Sudafed 12 Hours tablest which is used for: temporarily relieves nasal congestion due to the common cold, hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies temporarily relieves sinus congestion and pressure
External AnalgesicsThermacareThermacareNo animal derived ingredients are used.
AntacidTropical Fruit TumsAnimal derived ingredients are used
Pian ReliverTylenol Caplet and Easy Tab after May 2011 Exp.TylenolAccording to McNeil Canada no animal derived are used expiration date after
AntacidUltra strength Assorted FruitsTumsNo animal Derived ingredients
Muscle PainUltra Strength Ben gayBen GayNo animal derived ingredients are used.
AntacidUltra Strength Peppermint,TumsNo animal Derived ingredients
VaporVapor SteamVicksNo animal derived ingredients are used.
Cough DropsVic Cough DropVicksNo animal derived ingredients are used.
CoughVicks Night Quil CoughVicksNo animal derived ingredients are used
SinusVicks Sinus RegularVicksNo animal derived ingredients are used
VaporubVicks Vapo-rubVicksNo animal derived ingredients are used and no alcohol
Decrease Stomac AcidZantac 75 and 150ZantacBr. Asad Hussain has sent this e-mail: Assalaamu\'aleikum, I called to inquire about Zantac today. The representative said that a statement from the company says that there is no animal by-product in Zantac 75 and 150. This information is for Canada. Here is the reference number for the call: 017993599A