CVS Multi-Sympton Cold, Flu & Sore Throat Caplets, Maximum Strength
Other Information: Tamper Evident: Do not use if outer package is opened or blister is torn or broken. Store at 77 degrees F (25 degrees C); excursions permitted between 59-86 degrees F (15-30 degrees C). Use by expiration date on package. Misc: For ages 12+. Relieves headache, fever & sore throat - acetaminophen. Soothes cough - dextromethorphan HBr. Thins & loosens mucus - guaifenesin. Relieves sinus pressure & nasal congestion - phenylephrine HCl. Pain reliever/fever reducer, nasal decongestant, expectorant, cough suppressant. Compare to the active ingredients in Maximum Strength Mucinex Fast-Max Cold, Flu & Sore Throat (This product is not manufactured or distributed by Reckitt Benckiser LLC, owner of the registered trademark Maximum Strength Mucinex Fast-Max Cold, Flu & Sore Throat). www.cvs.com Please recycle. CVS quality.
Active Ingredients: In Each Caplet: Acetaminophen (325 mg), Dextromethorphan (10 mg), Guaifenesin (200 mg), Phenylephrine HCl (5 mg). Purpose: Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer, Cough Suppressant, Expectorant, Nasal Decongestant. Inactive Ingredients: Corn Starch, Crospovidone, FD&C Blue 1 Aluminum Lake, Magnesium Stearate, Maltodextrin, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Polyethylene Glycol, Polyvinyl Alcohol, Povidone, Silica Gel, Sodium Starch Glycolate, Stearic Acid, Talc, Titanium Dioxide.
Directions: Keep outer package for complete product information. Do not take more than directed (see overdose warning). Do not take more than 12 caplets in any 24-hour period. Adults and Children 12 Years and Older: Take 2 caplets every 4 hours. Children Under 12 Years of Age: Do not use.
Warnings: Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if you take: more than 12 caplets in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount; 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product; with other drugs containing acetaminophen. Sore throat warning: If sore throat is sever, persists for more than 2 days, is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash, nausea, or vomiting, consult a doctor promptly. Do not use: with any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or nonprescription) (If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist); if you are now taking a prescription monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) (certain drugs for depression, psychiatric or emotional conditions, or Parkinson's disease), or for 2 weeks after stopping the MAOI drug (If you do not know if your prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product). Ask a doctor before use if you have: liver disease; diabetes; heart disease; high blood pressure; thyroid disease; trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland; persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, or emphysema; cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus). Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking the blood thinning drug warfarin. When using this product: do not exceed recommended dosage. Stop use and ask a doctor if: new symptoms occur; pain, nasal congestion, or cough gets worse or lasts more than 7 days; redness or swelling is present; nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occur; cough comes back or occurs with rash or headache that lasts; fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days. These could be signs of a serious condition. Pregnancy/breast-feeding warning: If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. Overdose Warning: Taking more than the recommended dose (overdose) may cause liver damage. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away. Quick medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms. Other warnings: Tamper Evident: Do not use if package is opened or if blister unit is torn, broken or shows any signs of tampering.