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Children's Sudafed Cold & Cough Non-drowsy Liquid

(Pfizer Consumer Healthcare)

Drug Facts:

Active Ingredients:                              Purposes:
(in each 5 mL * )

Dextromethorphan HBr

 5 mg................................................... Antitussive

Pseudoephedrine HCl

 15 mg.................................... Nasal decongestant

*5 mL = one teaspoonful


  • temporarily relieves nasal congestion due to the common cold
  • temporarily quiets cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation occurring with a cold or inhaled irritants


Do not use 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
  • thyroid disease
  • diabetes
  • high blood pressure
  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
  • cough accompanied by excessive phlegm (mucus)
  • persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, or emphysema

When using this product:

  • do not use more than directed

Stop use and ask a doctor if:

  • you get nervous, dizzy, or sleepless
  • symptoms do not improve within 7 days or are accompanied by fever
  • cough persists for more than 1 week, tends to recur, or is accompanied by fever, rash, or persistent headache. 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. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


  • take every 4 hours
  • do not take more than 4 doses in 24 hours, or as directed by a doctor

children under 2 years
of age
ask a doctor
children 2 to under 6 years
of age
one (1)
children 6 to under 12 years
of age
two (2)
adults and children 12 years
of age and over
four (4)

Other Information:

  • store at 59° to 77°F

Inactive Ingredients:   Carboxymethylcellulose sodium, citric acid, D&C red no. 33, FD&C red no. 40, flavors, glycerin, poloxamer 407, polyethylene glycol 1450, purified water, saccharin sodium, sodium benzoate, sodium chloride, sodium citrate, and sorbitol solution

Questions?   call 1-800-524-2624 (English/Spanish), weekdays, 9 AM-5 PM EST

How Supplied

Sudafed Children's Cold and Cough Non-Drowsy Liquid is supplied in 4 fl. oz. bottles.


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Further information

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