Vicks 44m cough, cold flu relief

Maximum strength cough formula

Drug Facts:

ACTIVE INGREDIENTS

(per 5 ml teaspoon)                                                                            Purpose:

Acetaminophen
 162.5 mg..................................................................Pain reliever/fever reducer
Chlorpheniramine maleate
 1 mg............................................................................................Antihistamine
Dextromethorphan HBr
 7.5 mg................................................................................Cough suppressant
Pseudoephedrine HCl
 15 mg................................................................................Nasal decongestant

USES

Temporarily relieves cough/cold/flu symptoms

  • cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation
  • sneezing
  • headache
  • sore throat
  • fever
  • runny nose
  • nasal congestion

Warnings

Failure to follow these warnings could result in serious consequences.

Alcohol warning If you consume 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day, ask your doctor whether you should take acetaminophen or other pain relievers/fever reducers. Acetaminophen may cause liver damage.

Sore throat warning If sore throat is severe, persists more than two days, is accompanied or followed by a fever, headache, rash, nausea or vomiting, consult a doctor promptly.

Do not use · with other medicines containing acetaminophen 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:

  • heart disease
  • breathing problems or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis or emphysema
  • thyroid disease
  • diabetes
  • glaucoma
  • high blood pressure
  • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
  • trouble urinating due to enlarged prostate gland

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking sedatives or tranquilizers.

When using this product:

  • do not use more than directed
  • excitability may occur, especially in children
  • drowsiness may occur
  • avoid alcoholic drinks
  • be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery
  • alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness

Stop use and ask a doctor if:

  • you get nervous, dizzy or sleepless
  • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
  • new symptoms occur
  • redness or swelling is present
  • symptoms do not get better within 7 days or are accompanied by fever
  • cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or occurs with fever, 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 recommended dose 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.

DIRECTIONS

  • take only as recommended--see Overdose Warning
  • use teaspoon or dose cup
  • do not exceed 4 doses per 24 hours
  • children 12 and under: ask a doctor.
  • 12 yrs. & older: take 4 teaspoons (20 ml) every 6 hours.

OTHER INFORMATION

  • each teaspoon contains sodium 8 mg
  • store at room temperature

Inactive Ingredients:   Alcohol, FD&C blue 1, carboxymethylcellulose sodium, citric acid, flavor, high fructose corn syrup, polyethylene glycol, polyethylene oxide, propylene glycol, purified water, FD&C red 40, saccharin sodium, sodium citrate.

How Supplied

Available in 4 FL OZ (118 ml) 6 FL OZ (177 ml) and 8 FL OZ (236 ml) plastic bottles. A calibrated dose cup accompanies each bottle.

TAMPER EVIDENT: Do not use if imprinted shrinkband is missing or broken.

Not recommended for children.

Questions? 1-800-342-6844 www.vicks.com

Dist. by Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati OH 45202.

US Pat 5,458,87942434741

PRODUCT PHOTO(S):

NOTE: These photos can be used only for identification by shape, color, and imprint. They do not depict actual or relative size.

The product samples shown here have been supplied by the manufacturer. While every effort has been made to assure accurate reproduction, please remember that any visual identification should be considered preliminary. In cases of poisoning or suspected overdosage, the drug's identity should be verified by chemical analysis.
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