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PediaCare Cough and Runny Nose Plus Acetaminophen, Cherry Flavor
  • Description

    Soothe your child's symptoms. This cherry-flavored product is tough on coughs and runny noses, while reducing troublesome fevers.

    Temporarily relieves:
    • Minor aches and pains
    • Cough
    • Headache
    • Sore throat
    • Sneezing and runny nose
    • Fever
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  • Nutrition
    Drug Facts
    Active ingredient (in each 5 mL)0nullPurposeAcetaminophen160mgAntihistamineChlorpheniramine maleate1mgnullDextromethorphan HBr5mgnull
    Temporarily Relieves

     Minor aches and pains



     Sore throat

     Sneezing and runny nose

     In a child who is 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 child's prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before giving this product..

    With any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or nonprescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist..

    Ask a doctor before use if your child has:

     Thyroid disease


     High blood pressure

     Heart disease

     A breathing problem such as chronic bronchitis (mucus)

     Persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with asthma

     Liver disease

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if your child is taking:
     Sedatives or tranquilizers

    The blood-thinning drug warfarin

    When using this product:
     Do not exceed recommended dose (see overdose warning)

     May cause excitability, especially in children

     Marked drowsiness may occur

     Sedatives and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness

    Stop use and ask a doctor if:
     New symptoms occur

     Nervousness, dizziness or sleeplessness occur

     Fever gets worse or lasts for more than 3 days

     Redness or swelling is present

     Pain, nasal congestion or cough gets worse or lasts for more than 5 days.

     Cough comes back or occurs with rash or headache that lasts
    These could be signs of a serious condition.
    Keep this and all drugs out of reach of children.
    Overdose warning

    Taking more than the recommended dose (overdose) could cause major health problems, including liver damage. In case of accidental overdose, seek professional assistance or contact a Poison Control Center immediately (1-800-222-1222). Quick medical attention is critical even if you do not notice any signs of symptoms.

    Liver warning:
    This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if the child takes:
     More than 5 doses in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount

     With other drugs containing acetaminophen

    Sore throat warningIf sore throat is severe, persists for more than 2 days, or is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash, nausea or vomiting, consult a doctor promptly.
    Allergy alert: acetaminophen may cause severe skin reactions.
    Symptoms may include:

     Skin reddening



    If a skin reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.

    Do not use:
     Find right dosage on the chart. If possible, use weight to dose; otherwise, use age.

     Shake well before using

     If needed, repeat dose every 4 hours while symptoms last.

     Do not use more than 5 times in 24 hours.
    Under 36 (lbs); Under 4 (yrs)Do not use36 - 37 (lbs); 4 - 5 (yrs)Do not use unless directed by a doctor.48 - 95 (lbs); 6 - 11 (yrs)10 mL
    Other information store at 20-25°C (68-77°F) protect from excessive moisture.
    Inactive ingredients citric acid, FD&C red no. 40, flavors, glycerin, high fructose corn syrup, microcrystalline cellulose/carboxymethylcellulose sodium, potassium sorbate, purified water, sorbitol, sucralose, xanthan gum

PediaCare Cough and Runny Nose Plus Acetaminophen, Cherry Flavor

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