Flu Relief BP

Dosage form: tablet, film coated
Ingredients: ACETAMINOPHEN 500mg, DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 15mg, CHLORPHENIRAMINE MALEATE 2mg
Labeler: WOONSOCKET PRESCRIPTION CENTER,INCORPORATED
NDC Code: 59779-461

Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

CVS 44-461

Active ingredients

(in each tablet)

Acetaminophen 500 mg

Chlorpheniramine maleate 2 mg

Dextromethorphan HBr 15 mg

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer

Antihistamine

Cough suppressant

Uses
  • temporarily relieves:
  • minor aches and pains
  • headache
  • cough
  • sneezing
  • runny nose
  • temporaily reduces fever

Warnings

Liver warning:

This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if you take:

  • more than 8 tablets in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount
  • with other drugs containing acetaminophen
  • 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product

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
  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
  • liver disease
  • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
  • glaucoma
  • a breathing problem or persistent or chronic cough 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
  • taking sedatives or tranquilizers

When using this product
  • excitability may occur, especially in children
  • drowsiness may occur
  • alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
  • avoid alcoholic drinks
  • be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • pain or cough gets worse or lasts more than 7 days
  • new symptoms occur
  • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
  • redness or swelling is present
  • 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 the recommended dose (overdose) may cause liver damage. 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
  • do not take more than directed (see overdose warning)
  • adults and children 12 years and over: 2 tablets every 6 hours while symptoms persist. Do not take more than 8 tablets in 24 hours
  • children under 12 years: do not use this adult product in children under 12 years of age; this will provide more than the recommended dose (overdose) and may cause liver damage

Other information
  • store at controlled room temperature 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)
  • see end flap for expiration date and lot number
  • protect from excessive moisture

Inactive ingredients

corn starch, crospovidone, D&C yellow #10 aluminum lake, FD&C red #40 aluminum lake, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol, povidone, silicon dioxide, sodium starch glycolate, stearic acid, talc, titanium dioxide

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FLU

RELIEF BP

FOR PEOPLE WITH

HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE

ANTIHISTAMINE - CHLORPHENIRAMINE MALEATE

COUGH SUPPRESSANT - DEXTROMETHORPHAN HBr

PAIN RELIEVER/FEVER REDUCER - ACETAMINOPHEN

Relieves:

Body aches, pains & headache

Fever

Cough

Runny Nose

DECONGESTANT - FREE

20 TABLETS

TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF CARTON IS OPENED OR IF BLISTER UNIT IS TORN, BROKEN OR SHOWS ANY SIGNS OF TAMPERING

50844            REV0310B46109

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FLU RELIEF BP 
acetaminophen, dextromethorphan hbr, chlorpheniramine maleate tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-461
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ACETAMINOPHEN (ACETAMINOPHEN) ACETAMINOPHEN500 mg
DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE (DEXTROMETHORPHAN) DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE15 mg
CHLORPHENIRAMINE MALEATE (CHLORPHENIRAMINE) CHLORPHENIRAMINE MALEATE2 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 
POLYVINYL ALCOHOL 
POVIDONE 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
STEARIC ACID 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
STARCH, CORN 
CROSPOVIDONE 
D&C YELLOW NO. 10 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
Product Characteristics
ColorREDScoreno score
ShapeOVALSize19mm
FlavorImprint Code44;461
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-461-091 BLISTER PACK (1 BLISTER PACK) in 1 CARTON
120 TABLET, FILM COATED (20 TABLET) in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart34306/01/2005
Labeler - WOONSOCKET PRESCRIPTION CENTER,INCORPORATED (062312574)

Revised: 05/2011
 
WOONSOCKET PRESCRIPTION CENTER,INCORPORATED

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