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NyQuil Cold and Flu

Medically reviewed on December 13, 2017

Dosage form: capsule, liquid filled
Ingredients: Acetaminophen 325mg, Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 15mg, Doxylamine succinate 6.25mg
Labeler: Lil' Drug Store Products, Inc.
NDC Code: 66715-9713

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.

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 and bronchial irritation
  • sore throat
  • headache
  • minor aches and pains
  • fever
  • runny nose and sneezing

Warnings

Liver warning

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

  • more than 4 doses in 24 hours, 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, and 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 and 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 hours
adults and children 12 years and over2 LiquiCaps with water every 6 hours
children 4 to under 12 yearsask 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
  • 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?

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PRODUCT REPACKAGED AND DISTRIBUTED WITH
PERMISSION OF MANUFACTURER BY:

LIL' DRUG STORE PRODUCTS, INC., 1201 CONTINENTAL PLACE NE
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA 52402

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 2 Liquicap Carton

VICKS®

NyQuil®

COLD & FLU

Nighttime Relief
Acetaminophen, Doxylamine, Dextromethorphan

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

2 LIQUICAPS®

Lil'
Drug Store®

NYQUIL   COLD AND FLU
acetaminophen, dextromethorphan hydrobromide, and doxylamine succinate capsule, liquid filled
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:66715-9713(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, unspecified 
glycerin 
polyethylene glycol, unspecified 
povidone, unspecified 
propylene glycol 
water 
titanium dioxide 
Product Characteristics
ColorGREENScoreno score
ShapeOVALSize21mm
FlavorImprint CodeNQUIL
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:66715-9713-11 POUCH in 1 CARTON
12 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 POUCH
2NDC:66715-9713-22 POUCH in 1 CARTON
22 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 POUCH
3NDC:66715-9713-33 POUCH in 1 CARTON
32 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 POUCH
4NDC:66715-9713-84 POUCH in 1 CARTON
42 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 POUCH
5NDC:66715-9713-01 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
58 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart34109/16/201012/15/2018
Labeler - Lil' Drug Store Products, Inc. (093103646)

 
Lil' Drug Store Products, Inc.

Further information

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