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Vicks Dayquil Cold and Flu Relief Liquid Medicine
  • Description

    Help get your power back and enjoy the day how it was meant to be — without cold and flu symptoms keeping you in bed. It begins with the non-drowsy, multi-symptom cold and flu relief of Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Liquid medicine. (from Vicks)
  • Nutrition
    Drug Facts Active ingredient (in each 15 mL tablespoon)0nullPurposeAcetaminophen325mgPain reliever/fever reducerDextromethorphan HBr10mgCough suppressantPhenylephrine HCI5mgNasal decongestant
    Uses temporarily relieves common cold/flu symptoms:
     nasal congestion

     cough due to minor throat & bronchial irritation

     sore throat


     minor aches & pains

    Liver warning:
    This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if
     adult takes more than 4 doses (30 mL each) in 24 hrs, which is the maximum daily amount for this product

     child takes more than 4 doses (15 mL each) in 24 hrs, which is the maximum daily amount for this product

     taken with other drugs containing acetaminophen

     adult has 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


     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, or emphysema

     a sodium-restricted diet

    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 get worse or last more than 5 days (children) or 7 days (adults)

     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.

    If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.
    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 & for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.
     take only as directed - see Overdose warning

     use dose cup or tablespoon (TBSP)

     do not exceed 4 doses per 24 hrs

    adults & children 12 yrs & over | 30 mL (2 TBSP) every 4 hrs
    children 6 to under 12 yrs | 15 mL (1 TBSP) every 4 hrs
    children 4 to under 6 yrs | ask a doctor
    children under 4 yrs | do not use
     when using other DayQuil or NyQuil products, carefully read each label to ensure correct dosing
    Other information
     each 15 mL tablespoon contains:
    sodium 50 mg
     store at room temperature
    Inactive ingredients carboxymethylcellulose sodium, citric acid, edetate disodium, FD&C Yellow No. 6, flavor, glycerin, propylene glycol, purified water, saccharin sodium, sodium benzoate, sodium chloride, sodium citrate, sorbitol, sucralose

Vicks Dayquil Cold and Flu Relief Liquid Medicine