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Vicks Childrens NyQuil Cold and Cough Multi-Symptom Relief

Medically reviewed on September 18, 2017

Dosage form: solution
Ingredients: Chlorpheniramine maleate 2mg in 15mL, Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 15mg in 15mL
Labeler: The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company
NDC Code: 37000-556

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®
Children's
NyQuil®

Drug Facts

Active ingredients
(in each 15 mL tablespoon)
Purpose
Chlorpheniramine maleate 2 mgAntihistamine
Dextromethorphan HBr 15 mgCough suppressant

Uses

temporarily relieves cold symptoms:

  • cough due to minor throat & bronchial irritation
  • sneezing
  • runny nose

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.
  • to make a child sleep

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • 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
  • a sodium-restricted diet

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking sedatives or tranquilizers.

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
  • 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
  • use dose cup or tablespoon (TBSP)
  • do not exceed 4 doses per 24 hrs
adults & children 12 yrs & over30 mL (2 TBSP) every 6 hrs
children 6 to under 12 yrs15 mL (1 TBSP) every 6 hrs
children 4 to under 6 yrsask a doctor
children under 4 yrs do not use

Other information
  • each tablespoon contains: sodium 71 mg
  • store at room temperature

Inactive ingredients

citric acid, FD&C Red No. 40, flavor, potassium sorbate, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium citrate, sucrose

Questions?

1-800-362-1683

Dist. by Procter & Gamble,
Cincinnati OH 45202.

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 236 ml Bottle Label

VICKS®

Children's
NyQuil
®

COLD & COUGH
Multi-Symptom Relief

Chlorpheniramine, Dextromethorphan

  • Sneezing
  • Runny Nose
  • Cough

Alcohol, Aspirin &
Acetaminophen Free

Cherry
Flavor

8 FL OZ (236 ml)

VICKS CHILDRENS NYQUIL   COLD AND COUGH MULTI-SYMPTOM RELIEF
chlorpheniramine maleate and dextromethorphan hydrobromide solution
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:37000-556
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Chlorpheniramine maleate (Chlorpheniramine) Chlorpheniramine maleate2 mg  in 15 mL
Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide (Dextromethorphan) Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide15 mg  in 15 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
citric acid monohydrate 
FD&C Red No. 40 
potassium sorbate 
propylene glycol 
water 
sodium citrate 
sucrose 
Product Characteristics
ColorREDScore    
ShapeSize
FlavorCHERRYImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:37000-556-08236 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

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

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