Vicks DayQuil Severe Cold & Flu Max Strength Caplets
Other Information: Each caplet contains: sodium 4 mg. Store at room temperature. Misc: Acetaminophen, phenylephrine HCl, Dextromethorphan HBr, Guaifenesin. Headache, fever, sore throat minor aches & pains; nasal/sinus congestion & sinus pressure; cough; chest congestion. Non-drowsy. Fights more symptoms than DayQuil Cold & Flu. Also try NyQuil for nighttime, multi-symptom, cold/flu relief. Parents: Learn about teen medicine abuse www.StopMedicineAbuse.org. www.vicks.com.
Active Ingredients: Acetaminophen (325 mg), Dextromethorphan HBr (10 mg), Guaifenesin (200 mg), Phenylephrine HCl (5 mg). Purpose: Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer, in Each Caplet; Cough Suppressant, in Each Caplet; Expectorant, in Each Caplet; Nasal Decongestion, in Each Caplet. Inactive Ingredients: Croscarmellose Sodium, Crospovidone, FD&C Yellow 6, Maltodextrin, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Polyethylene Glycol, Polysorbate 80, Polyvinyl Alcohol, Povidone, Pregelatinized Starch, Silicon Dioxide, Stearic Acid, Talc, Titanium Dioxide.
Directions: Take only as directed - see Overdose warning; do not exceed 4 doses per 24 hours. When using other DayQuil or NyQuil products, carefully read each label to ensure correct dosing. Adults and Children 12 Yrs and Over: 2 caplets with water every 4 hrs. Children 4 to Under 12 Yrs: Ask a doctor. Children Under 4 Yrs: Do not use.
Warnings: Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if adult takes more than 4 doses in 24 hours; which is the maximum daily amount for this product; with other drugs containing acetaminophen; 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product. Sore throat warning: If sore throat is severe, 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; heart disease; high blood pressure; thyroid disease; diabetes; trouble urinating due to enlarged prostate gland; cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus); persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, or emphysema. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking the blood thinning drug warfarin. When using this product: do not use more than directed. Stop use and ask a doctor if: you get nervous, dizzy or sleepless; pain, nasal congestion, or cough gets worse or lasts more than 7 days; fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days; redness or swelling is present; new symptoms occur; cough comes back or occurs with rash or headache that lasts. 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. Keep out of reach of children. Overdose Warning: Taking more than directed can cause serious health problems. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center 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: