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Severe Cold and Flu by HyVee Inc

Medically reviewed on September 14, 2018

Dosage form: tablet, film coated
Ingredients: ACETAMINOPHEN 325mg, DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 10mg, DOXYLAMINE SUCCINATE 6.25mg, PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 5mg
Labeler: HyVee Inc
NDC Code: 42507-419

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.

Hy-Vee, Inc. Severe Cold & Flu Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each caplet)

Acetaminophen 325 mg

Dextromethorphan HBr 10 mg

Doxylamine succinate 6.25 mg

Phenylephrine HCl 5 mg

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer

Cough suppressant

Antihistamine

Nasal decongestant

Uses
temporarily relieves common cold/flu symptoms:
nasal congestion
sinus congestion and pressure
cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation
cough to help you sleep
minor aches and pains
headache
fever
sore throat
runny nose and sneezing
reduces swelling of nasal passages
temporarily restores freer breathing through the nose
promotes nasal and/or sinus drainage

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:

skin reddening
blisters
rash

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
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.
if you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients

Ask a doctor before use if you have
liver disease
heart disease
high blood pressure
thyroid disease
diabetes
glaucoma
cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis
persistent or chronic cough as occurs with smoking, asthma, or emphysema
trouble urinating due to an 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
you get nervous, dizzy or sleepless
pain, nasal congestion, 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: In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away (1-800-222-1222). Quick medical attention is critical for adults as well as 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 & over

2 caplets with water every 4 hrs

children 4 to under 12 yrs

ask a doctor

children under 4 yrs

do not use

Inactive ingredients

crospovidone, D&C yellow no. 10 aluminum lake, FD&C blue no. 1 aluminum lake, FD&C blue no. 2 aluminum lake, FD&C yellow no. 6 aluminum lake, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol, povidone, pregelatinized starch, silicon dioxide, stearic acid, talc, titanium dioxide

Questions or comments?

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COMPARE TO the Active Ingredients of Vicks® NyQuil® Severe Cold & Flu

Maximum Strength

Severe Cold & Flu

Acetaminophen – Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer

Dextromethorphan HBr – Cough Suppressant

Doxylamine Succinate – Antihistamine

Phenylephrine HCl – Nasal Decongestant

Nighttime

ACTUAL SIZE

Headache, Fever, Sore Throat, Minor Aches & Pains

Nasal/Sinus Congestion & Sinus Pressure

Sneezing, Runny Nose

Cough

24 CAPLETS

SEVERE COLD AND FLU 
acetaminophen, dextromethorphan hbr, doxylamine succinate, phenylephrine hcl tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:42507-419
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ACETAMINOPHEN (ACETAMINOPHEN) ACETAMINOPHEN325 mg
DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE (DEXTROMETHORPHAN) DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE10 mg
DOXYLAMINE SUCCINATE (DOXYLAMINE) DOXYLAMINE SUCCINATE6.25 mg
PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE (PHENYLEPHRINE) PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE5 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CROSPOVIDONE 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
POLYVINYL ALCOHOL 
POVIDONES 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
STEARIC ACID 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorGREENScoreno score
ShapeCAPSULESize19mm
FlavorImprint CodeL5Y5
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:42507-419-6212 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
12 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34109/08/2015
Labeler - HyVee Inc (006925671)

 
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