Skip to Content

Theraflu ExpressMax Severe Cold and Flu Caplets

Medically reviewed on June 1, 2017

Dosage form: tablet, coated
Ingredients: ACETAMINOPHEN 325mg, DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 10mg, GUAIFENESIN 200mg, PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 5mg
Labeler: GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Holdings (US) LLC.
NDC Code: 0067-8145

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.

Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each caplet)

Acetaminophen 325 mg

Dextromethorphan HBr 10 mg

Guaifenesin 200 mg

Phenylephrine HCl 5 mg

Purposes

Pain reliever/fever reducer

Cough suppressant

Expectorant

Nasal decongestant

Uses
temporarily relieves these symptoms due to a cold:
minor aches and pains
minor sore throat pain
headache
nasal and sinus congestion
cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation
temporarily reduces fever
helps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial secretions to rid the bronchial passageways of bothersome mucus and make coughs more productive

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
in a child under 12 years of age
if you are allergic to acetaminophen
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.

Ask a doctor before use if you have
liver disease
heart disease
high blood pressure
thyroid disease
diabetes
trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
cough that lasts or is chronic such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chromic bronchitis or emphysema

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

When using this product
do not exceed recommended dosage

Stop use and ask a doctor if
nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occurs
fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
redness or swelling is present
new symptoms occur
pain, cough or nasal congestion gets worse or lasts more than 7 days
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 overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center 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 use more than directed
adults and children 12 years of age and over: take 2 caplets every 4 hours, while symptoms persist. Do not take more than 10 caplets in 24 hours unless directed by a doctor.
children under 12 years of age: do not use

Other information
each caplet contains: sodium 5 mg
store at controlled room temperature 20-25°C (68-77°F)

Inactive ingredients

benzoic acid, carmine, croscarmellose sodium, crospovidone, ethanol, ferric oxide yellow, flavors, hypromellose, maltodextrin, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 60, polysorbate 80, povidone, pregelatinized starch, propylene glycol, silicon dioxide, stearic acid, sucralose, titanium dioxide

Questions or Comments?

call 1-855-328-5259

Package/Label Principal Display Panel

NDC 0067-8145-01

Theraflu®Expressmax

SEVERE COLD AND FLU

NEW!

WARMING RELIEF FORMULA

ACETAMINOPHEN- PAIN RELIEVER/ FEVER REDUCER

DEXTROMETHORPHAN HBr- COUGH SUPPRESSANT

GUAIFENESIN- EXPECTORANT

PHENYLEPHRINE HCl- NASAL DECONGESTANT

BODY ACHE
FEVER
CHEST CONGESTION
NASAL CONGESTION
HEADACHE
COUGH
SORE THROAT PAIN
20
COATED CAPLETS
 
PARENTS:
 
Learn about teen medicine abuse
 
www.StopMedicineAbuse.org
 
*Maximum Strength per 4 hour dose.
 
TAMPER EVIDENT FEATURE:
 
THERAFLU® EXPRESSMAX CAPLETS ARE SEALED IN BLISTER PACKETS. USE ONLY IF THE INDIVIDUAL SEAL IS UNBROKEN.
 
Read all warnings and directions on carton before use. Keep carton for reference. Do not discard.
 
Distributed by: GSK Consumer Healthcare, Warren, NJ 07059
 
Trademarks are owned or licensed to the GSK group of companies.
 
© 2016 GSK group of companies or its licensor. All rights reserved.
 

THERAFLU EXPRESSMAX SEVERE COLD AND FLU CAPLETS 
acetaminophen, dextromethorphan hbr, guaifenesin, phenylephrine hcl tablet, coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0067-8145
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ACETAMINOPHEN (ACETAMINOPHEN) ACETAMINOPHEN325 mg
DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE (DEXTROMETHORPHAN) DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE10 mg
GUAIFENESIN (GUAIFENESIN) GUAIFENESIN200 mg
PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE (PHENYLEPHRINE) PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE5 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
BENZOIC ACID 
CARMINIC ACID 
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
CROSPOVIDONE, UNSPECIFIED 
ALCOHOL 
FERRIC OXIDE YELLOW 
HYPROMELLOSE, UNSPECIFIED 
MALTODEXTRIN 
MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED 
POLYSORBATE 60 
POLYSORBATE 80 
POVIDONE, UNSPECIFIED 
STARCH, CORN 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
STEARIC ACID 
SUCRALOSE 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorREDScoreno score
ShapeOVAL (Capsule shaped) Size19mm
FlavorMINTImprint CodeIL5
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0067-8145-012 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
110 TABLET, COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34107/17/2017
Labeler - GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Holdings (US) LLC. (079944263)
Registrant - GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Holdings (US) LLC. (079944263)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Mallinckrodt, Inc.097722284API MANUFACTURE(0067-8145)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
DIVI's Laboratories Limited918598199API MANUFACTURE(0067-8145)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Granules India Limited918457644API MANUFACTURE(0067-8145)

 
GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Holdings (US) LLC.

Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided here is accurate, up-to-date and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. Drug information contained herein may be time sensitive. This information has been compiled for use by healthcare practitioners and consumers in the United States. The absence of a warning for a given drug or combination thereof in no way should be construed to indicate that the drug or combination is safe, effective or appropriate for any given patient. If you have questions about the substances you are taking, check with your doctor, nurse or pharmacist.

Hide