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Mucus Relief Daytime/Nighttime/Maximum Strength

Medically reviewed on August 13, 2018

Dosage form: kit
Ingredients: DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 10mg, GUAIFENESIN 200mg, PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 5mg; ACETAMINOPHEN 325mg, DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE 25mg, PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 5mg
Labeler: Walgreen Company
NDC Code: 0363-6485

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.

Walgreens 44-648544

Active ingredients (in each caplet)
(Daytime Severe Congestion & Cough)

Dextromethorphan HBr 10 mg
Guaifenesin 200 mg
Phenylephrine HCl 5 mg

Purpose

Cough suppressant
Expectorant
Nasal decongestant

Active ingredients (in each caplet)
(Nighttime Cold & Flu)

Acetaminophen 325 mg
Diphenhydramine HCl 25 mg
Phenylephrine HCl 5 mg

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer
Antihistamine
Nasal decongestant

Uses (Daytime only)
  • temporarily relieves:
    • cough due to minor and bronchial irritation as may occur with the common cold or inhaled irritants
    • the intensity of coughing
    • the impulse to cough to help you get to sleep
    • nasal congestion due to a cold
  • helps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial secretions to rid the bronchial passageways of bothersome mucus and make coughs more productive 

Uses (Nighttime only)
  • temporarily relieves these symptoms of hay fever and the common cold:
    • headache
    • sneezing
    • runny nose
    • sore throat
    • minor aches and pains
    • nasal congestion
  • temporarily relieves these additional symptoms of hay fever:
    • itching of the nose or throat
    • itchy, watery eyes
  • temporarily reduces fever

Warnings
(Nighttime only)

Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. The maximum daily dose of this product is 10 caplets (3,250 mg acetaminophen) in 24 hours. 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

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, 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. (Nighttime only)
  • with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one used on skin (Nighttime only)
  • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients (Nighttime only)

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • heart disease
  • liver disease (Nighttime only)
  • diabetes
  • thyroid disease (Nighttime only)
  • glaucoma
  • high blood pressure
  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
  • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus) (Daytime only)
  • persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, or emphysema (Daytime only)
  • a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis (Nighttime only)

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are (Nighttime only)

  • taking the blood thinning drug warfarin
  • taking sedatives or tranquilizers 

When using this product
  • do not exceed recommended dosage
  • excitability may occur, especially in children (Nighttime only)
  • marked drowsiness may occur (Nighttime only)
  • avoid alcoholic drinks (Nighttime only)
  • alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness (Nighttime only)
  • be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery (Nighttime only)

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occur
  • symptoms do not get better within 7 days or occur with fever (Daytime only)
  • persistent cough lasts for more than one week, tends to recur, or is accompanied by fever, rash or persistent headache (Daytime only)
  • redness or swelling is present (Nighttime only)
  • pain or nasal congestion gets worse or lasts more than 7 days (Nighttime only)
  • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days (Nighttime only)
  • new symptoms occur (Nighttime only)

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 (1-800-222-1222) right away.

If taking NIGHTTIME and DAYTIME products, carefully read each section to ensure correct dosing.

Directions (Daytime only)
  • do not take more than 12 caplets in any 24-hour period
  • adults and children 12 years and over: take 2 caplets every 4 hours
  • children under 12 years: do not use

Directions (Nighttime only)
  • do not use more than directed
  • adults and children 12 years and over
    • take 2 caplets every 4 hours
    • do not take more than 10 caplets in 24 hours
  • children under 12 years: do not use

Other information
  • TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF OUTER PACKAGE IS OPENED OR BLISTER IS TORN OR BROKEN
  • store at 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)
  • use by expiration date on package

Inactive ingredients (Daytime only)

corn starch, FD&C blue #2 aluminum lake, FD&C red #40 aluminum lake, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 80, polyvinyl alcohol, povidone, silicon dioxide, sodium starch glycolate, stearic acid, talc, titanium dioxide

Inactive ingredients (Nighttime only)

corn starch, croscarmellose sodium, crospovidone, FD&C blue #1 aluminum lake, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polydextrose, polyethylene glycol, povidone, silica gel, stearic acid, titanium dioxide, triacetin

Questions or comments?

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Principal Display Panel

Well at                                          
Walgreens                                 
WALGREENS PHARMACIST RECOMMENDED‡

DAYTIME                                     NIGHTTIME
MAXIMUM STRENGTH              MAXIMUM STRENGTH

Mucus Relief
Severe Congestion
& Cough

Dextromethorphan HBr/
Cough Suppressant
Guaifenesin / Expectorant
Phenylephrine HCl/
Nasal Decongestant

• Controls cough
• Relieves nasal &
  chest congestion

• Thins &
   loosens mucus

20                 Actual Size
CAPLETS 
     

Mucus Relief
Cold & Flu

Acetaminophen/
Pain reliever/Fever reducer
Diphenhydramine HCl /
Antihistamine
Phenylephrine HCl/
Nasal Decongestant

• Relieves aches, fever,
  sore throat,
  runny nose,
  sneezing &
  nasal congestion

10
CAPLETS     
Actual Size

 Compare to Maximum Strength Mucinex® FAST-MAX® Day Time Severe Congestion & Cough & Night Time Cold & Flu active ingredients‡‡                         

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

30 TOTAL CAPLETS                                                                     Pseudoephedrine Free

50844                  ITEM 907680  ORG0515-F_01
REV0215B64854401
C-2201-64854401INR

‡ Walgreens Pharmacist Survey Study, November 2014.
‡‡This product is not manufactured or distributed by Reckitt Benckiser LLC, owner of the registered trademark Maximum Strength Mucinex® FAST-MAX® Day Time Severe Congestion & Cough and  Night Time Cold & Flu.

50844 REV0215B64854401

ORG0515-F_R01

Walgreens 44-648544

MUCUS RELIEF  DAYTIME/NIGHTTIME/MAXIMUM STRENGTH
dextromethorphan hbr, guaifenesin, phenylephrine hcl, acetaminophen, diphenhydramine hcl, phenylephrine hcl kit
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0363-6485
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0363-6485-011 KIT in 1 PACKAGE, COMBINATION
Quantity of Parts
Part #Package QuantityTotal Product Quantity
Part 12 BLISTER PACK 20 
Part 21 BLISTER PACK 10 
Part 1 of 2
MUCUS RELIEF  DAYTIME/MAXIMUM STRENGTH
dextromethorphan hbr, guaifenesin, phenylephrine hcl tablet, film coated
Product Information
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE (DEXTROMETHORPHAN) DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE10 mg
GUAIFENESIN (GUAIFENESIN) GUAIFENESIN200 mg
PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE (PHENYLEPHRINE) PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE5 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
STARCH, CORN 
FD&C BLUE NO. 2 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
MALTODEXTRIN 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
POLYSORBATE 80 
POVIDONE 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
STEARIC ACID 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorRED (maroon) Scoreno score
ShapeOVALSize19mm
FlavorImprint Code44;648
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
12 BLISTER PACK in 1 PACKAGE, COMBINATION
110 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart34107/20/2015
Part 2 of 2
MUCUS RELIEF  NIGHTTIME/MAXIMUM STRENGTH
acetaminophen, diphenhydramine hcl, phenylephrine hcl tablet, film coated
Product Information
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ACETAMINOPHEN (ACETAMINOPHEN) ACETAMINOPHEN325 mg
DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE (DIPHENHYDRAMINE) DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE25 mg
PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE (PHENYLEPHRINE) PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE5 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
STARCH, CORN 
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
CROSPOVIDONE 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
HYPROMELLOSES 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
POLYDEXTROSE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
POVIDONE 
STEARIC ACID 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
TRIACETIN 
Product Characteristics
ColorBLUEScoreno score
ShapeOVALSize16mm
FlavorImprint Code44;544
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
110 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart34109/19/2006
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart34107/20/2015
Labeler - Walgreen Company (008965063)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867894MANUFACTURE(0363-6485)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867837PACK(0363-6485)

 
Walgreen Company

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