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Vicks DayQuil Cough by The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company

Medically reviewed on October 20, 2016

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 15mg in 15mL
Labeler: The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company
NDC Code: 37000-565

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VICKS ®

DayQuil ®

COUGH

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each 15 mL tablespoon)

Dextromethorphan HBr 15 mg

Purpose

Cough suppressant

Use

temporarily relieves cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation

Warnings

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
  • cough that occurs with too much 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 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. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions
  • take only as recommended
  • use dose cup or tablespoon (TBSP)
  • do not exceed 4 doses per 24 hours
adults and children 12 years and over 30 mL (2 TBSP) every 6-8 hours
children 6 to under 12 years15 mL (1 TBSP) every 6-8 hours
children 4 to under 6 years ask a doctor
children under 4 yearsdo not use
  • when using other DayQuil or NyQuil® products, carefully read each label to insure correct dosing

Other information
  • each tablespoon contains: sodium 15 mg
  • store at room temperature

Inactive ingredients

citric acid, D&C Yellow No. 10, FD&C Yellow No. 6, flavor, high fructose corn syrup, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol, purified water, saccharin sodium, sodium citrate

Questions?

1-800-251-3374

Dist. by Procter & Gamble,
Cincinnati OH 45202.

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 354 ml Bottle Label

VICKS®

DayQuil®

COUGH

Dextromethorphan HBr

  • Cough Suppressant

Up to 8 hours
of cough relief

Non-Drowsy
Alcohol Free / Antihistamine Free

12 FL OZ
(354 ml)

VICKS DAYQUIL  COUGH
dextromethorphan hydrobromide liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:37000-565
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE (DEXTROMETHORPHAN) DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE15 mg  in 15 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CITRIC ACID MONOHYDRATE 
D&C YELLOW NO. 10 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
HIGH FRUCTOSE CORN SYRUP 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
WATER 
SACCHARIN SODIUM 
SODIUM CITRATE 
Product Characteristics
ColororangeScore    
ShapeSize
FlavorPINEAPPLEImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:37000-565-08236 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
2NDC:37000-565-12354 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34106/22/2011
Labeler - The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company (004238200)

 
The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company

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