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Vicks DayQuil Cold and Flu Multi-Symptom Relief Liquid
  • Description
    The non-drowsy, multi-symptom cold and flu relief of DayQuil Cold & Flu Liquid helps you get your power back so you can enjoy the day. (from Vicks)
  • Nutrition
    Drug Facts
    Active ingredient (in each 15 mL tablespoon)0.0nullPurposeAcetaminophen325.0mgPain reliever/fever reducerDextromethorphan HBr10.0mgCough suppressantPhenylephrine HCI5.0mgNasal decongestant
    Uses temporarily relieves common cold/flu symptoms:
     nasal congestion

     cough due to minor throat & bronchial irritation

     sore throat


     minor aches & pains

     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
    Liver warning:
    This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if
     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.
    Directionsadults & children 12 yrs & over30 mL (2 TBSP) every 4 hrschildren 6 to under 12 yrs15 ml (1 TBSP) every 4 hrschildren 4 to under 6 yrsask a doctorchildren under 4 yrsdo not use
    Other information
     store at room temperature

     each 15 mL tablespoon contains:
    Inactive ingredients citric acid, FD&C Yellow No. 6, flavor, glycerin, propylene glycol, purified water, saccharin sodium, sodium benzoate, sodium chloride, sodium citrate, sorbitol, sucralose, xanthan gum.

Vicks DayQuil Cold and Flu Multi-Symptom Relief Liquid

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