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Vicks NyQuil Cold and Flu Nighttime Relief

Medically reviewed on June 15, 2018

Dosage form: capsule, liquid filled
Ingredients: ACETAMINOPHEN 325mg, DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 15mg, DOXYLAMINE SUCCINATE 6.25mg
Labeler: The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company
NDC Code: 37000-557

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.

VICKS ®

NyQuil ®

COLD & FLU

Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each LiquiCap)Purpose
Acetaminophen 325 mgPain reliever/fever reducer
Dextromethorphan HBr 15 mgCough suppressant
Doxylamine succinate 6.25 mgAntihistamine

Uses

temporarily relieves common cold/flu symptoms:

  • cough due to minor throat & bronchial irritation
  • sore throat
  • headache
  • minor aches & pains
  • fever
  • runny nose & sneezing

Warnings

Liver warning

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

  • more than 4 doses in 24 hrs, which is the maximum daily amount for this product
  • with other drugs containing acetaminophen
  • 3 or more alcoholic drinks daily while using this product

Sore throat warning

If sore throat is severe, lasts for more than 2 days, occurs with or is followed by fever, headache, rash, nausea, or vomiting, see a doctor promptly.

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.
  • to make a child sleep

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • liver disease
  • glaucoma
  • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
  • a breathing problem or chronic cough that lasts or as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis or emphysema
  • trouble urinating due to enlarged prostate gland

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are
  • taking sedatives or tranquilizers
  • taking the blood thinning drug warfarin

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

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • pain or cough gets worse or lasts more than 7 days
  • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
  • redness or swelling is present
  • new symptoms occur
  • 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 directed 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 & for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.

Directions
  • take only as directed - see Overdose warning
  • do not exceed 4 doses per 24 hrs
adults & children 12 yrs & over2 LiquiCaps with water every 6 hrs
children 4 to under 12 yrsask a doctor
children under 4 yrsdo not use
  • when using other DayQuil or NyQuil products, carefully read each label to insure correct dosing

Other information
  • store at room temperature

Inactive ingredients

D&C Yellow No. 10, FD&C Blue No. 1, gelatin, glycerin, polyethylene glycol, povidone, propylene glycol, purified water, sorbitol special, titanium dioxide

Questions?

1-800-362-1683

Made in Canada
Dist. by Procter & Gamble,
Cincinnati OH 45202.

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 16 LiquiCap Carton

VICKS®

NyQuil®

COLD & FLU

Nighttime Relief

Acetaminophen, Doxylamine , Dextromethorphan

  • Aches, Fever & Sore Throat
  • Sneezing, Runny Nose
  • Cough

16 LiquiCaps ®

VICKS NYQUIL  COLD AND FLU NIGHTTIME RELIEF
acetaminophen, dextromethorphan hydrobromide, and doxylamine succinate capsule, liquid filled
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:37000-557
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ACETAMINOPHEN (ACETAMINOPHEN) ACETAMINOPHEN325 mg
DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE (DEXTROMETHORPHAN) DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE15 mg
DOXYLAMINE SUCCINATE (DOXYLAMINE) DOXYLAMINE SUCCINATE6.25 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
D&C YELLOW NO. 10 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
GELATIN 
GLYCERIN 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
POVIDONES 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
WATER 
SORBITOL 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorgreenScoreno score
ShapeOVALSize21mm
FlavorImprint CodeNQUIL
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:37000-557-022 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 POUCH
2NDC:37000-557-168 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
22 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BLISTER PACK
3NDC:37000-557-2412 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
32 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BLISTER PACK
4NDC:37000-557-4824 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
42 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BLISTER PACK
5NDC:37000-557-7236 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
52 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BLISTER PACK
6NDC:37000-557-084 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
62 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34106/09/2011
Labeler - The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company (004238200)

 
The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company

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