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Multi-Symptom Cold by Valu Merchandisers Company

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: ACETAMINOPHEN 325mg, CHLORPHENIRAMINE MALEATE 2mg, DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 10mg, PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 5mg
Labeler: Valu Merchandisers Company
NDC Code: 63941-473

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Best Choice 44-473C

Active ingredients (in each caplet)

Acetaminophen 325 mg
Chlorpheniramine maleate 2 mg
Dextromethorphan HBr 10 mg
Phenylephrine HCl 5 mg

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer
Antihistamine
Cough suppressant
Nasal decongestant

Uses
  • temporarily relieves these common cold and flu symptoms:
    • minor aches and pains
    • nasal congestion
    • headache
    • cough
    • sinus congestion and pressure
    • sore throat
    • sneezing and runny nose
  • helps clear nasal passages
  • relieves cough to help you sleep
  • temporarily reduces fever

Warnings

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

  • more than 4,000 mg of acetaminophen in 24 hours
  • with other drugs containing acetaminophen
  • 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product

Allergy alert: Acetaminophen may cause severe skin reactions. Symptoms may include:

  • blisters
  • rash
  • skin reddening

If a skin reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.

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 drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or nonprescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist.
  • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
  • difficulty in urination due to enlargement of the prostate gland
  • liver disease
  • heart disease
  • persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, or emphysema
  • diabetes
  • a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis
  • high blood pressure
  • glaucoma
  • thyroid disease

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

When using this product
  • do not exceed recommended dosage
  • alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
  • marked drowsiness may occur
  • excitability may occur, especially in children
  • use caution when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery
  • avoid alcoholic beverages

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occur
  • pain, nasal congestion, or cough gets worse or lasts more than 7 days
  • new symptoms occur
  • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
  • redness or swelling is present
  • 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.

In case of accidental overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) 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
  • do not take more than directed
  • adults and children 12 years and over
    • take 2 caplets every 4 hours
    • swallow whole - do not crush, chew, or dissolve
    • do not take more than 10 caplets in 24 hours
  • children under 12 years: ask a doctor

Other information
  • TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF OUTER PACKAGE IS OPENED OR BLISTER IS TORN OR BROKEN
  • store at 25°C (77°F); excursions permitted between 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)
  • see end flap for expiration date and lot number

Inactive ingredients

corn starch, crospovidone, FD&C blue #1 aluminum lake, FD&C blue #2 aluminum lake, flavor, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol, povidone, silicon dioxide, sodium starch glycolate, stearic acid, sucralose, talc, titanium dioxide

Questions or comments?

1-800-426-9391

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Multi-Symptom Cold

ACETAMINOPHEN - Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer
Chlorpheniramine maleate - Antihistamine
Dextromethorphan HBr - Cough Suppressant
Phenylephrine HCl - Nasal Decongestant

Relieves Fever/Headache,
Sore Throat, Runny Nose,
Coughing, Nasal Congestion
Pseudoephedrine Free

24 Cool Caplets
with Cool Blast Flavor

TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF PACKAGE IS
OPENED OR IF BLISTER UNIT IS TORN, BROKEN
OR SHOWS ANY SIGNS OF TAMPERING

50844        REV0718E47308

PROUDLY DISTRIBUTED BY:
VALU MERCHANDISERS, CO.
5000 KANSAS AVE
KANSAS CITY, KS 66106

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Best Choice 44-473C

MULTI-SYMPTOM COLD 
acetaminophen, chlorpheniramine maleate, dextromethorphan hbr, phenylephrine hcl tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:63941-473
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ACETAMINOPHEN (ACETAMINOPHEN) ACETAMINOPHEN325 mg
CHLORPHENIRAMINE MALEATE (CHLORPHENIRAMINE) CHLORPHENIRAMINE MALEATE2 mg
DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE (DEXTROMETHORPHAN) DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE10 mg
PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE (PHENYLEPHRINE) PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE5 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE 
TALC 
SUCRALOSE 
STARCH, CORN 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED 
POLYVINYL ALCOHOL, UNSPECIFIED 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
CROSPOVIDONE 
FD&C BLUE NO. 2 
POVIDONE, UNSPECIFIED 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
STEARIC ACID 
SODIUM STARCH GLYCOLATE TYPE A POTATO 
Product Characteristics
ColorBLUEScoreno score
ShapeOVALSize17mm
FlavorMINT (Cool Blast) Imprint Code44;473
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:63941-473-082 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
112 TABLET in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart34107/21/2005
Labeler - Valu Merchandisers Company (868703513)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867894MANUFACTURE(63941-473)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867837PACK(63941-473)

 
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Medically reviewed on Oct 4, 2018

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