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ROBITUSSIN SINUS & CONGESTION Caplets (Wyeth)

Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer, Nasal Decongestant, Expectorant

Active Ingredients:    (in each caplet)

Acetaminophen, USP 325 mg

Guaifenesin, USP 200 mg

Pseudoephedrine HCl, USP 30 mg

Uses:

  • temporarily relieves these symptoms associated with a cold, or flu:
    • headache • sore throat • fever
    • muscular aches • minor aches and pains
  • temporarily relieves nasal congestion occurring with a cold
  • helps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial secretions to make coughs more productive

Warnings:

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 for more than 2 days, is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash, nausea, or vomiting, consult a doctor promptly.

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.
  • with any other product containing acetaminophen as this may lead to an overdose. Overdose requires prompt medical attention even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • heart disease • high blood pressure
  • thyroid disease • diabetes
  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
  • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
  • cough that lasts or is chronic such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, 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
  • new symptoms occur
  • you need to use for more than 7 days (adults) or 5 days (children)
  • symptoms do not get better, get worse, or are accompanied by fever more than 3 days • redness or swelling is present
  • cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, 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. Prompt medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children, even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.

Directions:

  • repeat dose every 4 hrs, as needed
  • do not use more than 4 doses in any 24-hour period
  • do not exceed recommended dosage. Taking more than the recommended dose (overdose) may cause serious liver damage.
  • adults and children 12 yrs and over: 2 caplets
  • children 6 to under 12 yrs: 1 caplet
  • children under 6 yrs: ask a doctor

Other Information:

  • store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)

Inactive ingredients:   calcium stearate, croscarmellose sodium, FD&C blue no. 2 aluminum lake, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, lactose, microcrystalline cellulose, povidone, pregelatinized starch, silicon dioxide, stearic acid, titanium dioxide, triacetin

How Supplied

Packages of 24

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