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Severe sinus Congestion Relief

Medically reviewed on August 23, 2017

Dosage form: capsule, liquid filled
Ingredients: ACETAMINOPHEN 325mg, DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 10mg, GUAIFENESIN 200mg, PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 5mg
Labeler: Pharmacy Value Alliance, LLC
NDC Code: 68016-148

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.

Severe Congestion Relief

Active ingredients (in each softgel)

Acetaminophen 325 mg
Dextromethorphan HBr 10 mg
Guaifenesin 200 mg
Phenylephrine HCl 5 mg

Purpose

Pain reliever
Cough suppressant
Expectorant
Nasal decongestant

Uses
  • temporarily relieves:
  • nasal congestion
  • headache
  • minor aches and pains
  • sinus congestion and pressure
  • cough
  • temporarily promotes nasal and/or sinus drainage 
  • 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 12 liquid gels in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount 
  • with other drugs containing acetaminophen
  • 3 or more alcoholic drinks daily 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.

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.

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

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

taking the blood thinning drug warfarin

When using this product, do not use more than directed

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
  • 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 the recommended dose (overdose) may cause liver damage. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Quick 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 (see Overdose warning)
  • do not take more than 12 liquid gels in any 24-hour period
  • adults and children 12 years of age and older: take 2 liquid gels every 4 hours
  • children under 12 years of age: do not use

Other information
  • store between 20-25°C (68-77°F) 
  • avoid excessive heat

Inactive ingredients

FD&C yellow #6, gelatin, glycerin, polyethylene glycol, povidone, propylene glycol, purified water, sorbitol sorbitan solution, and white edible ink

Questions or Comments?

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PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

Severe Congestion Relief  16 SOFTGELS

*Compare to the active ingredients in Mucinex® Sinus-Max® Severe Congestion Relief

SEVERE SINUS CONGESTION RELIEF 
acetaminophen, dextromethorphan hydrobromide, guaifenesin, phenylephrine hydrochloride capsule, liquid filled
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:68016-148
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
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
GELATIN 
GLYCERIN 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
POVIDONE 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
SORBITOL 
SORBITAN 
WATER 
Product Characteristics
Colororange (Clear) Scoreno score
Shapecapsule (Oblong) Size25mm
FlavorImprint CodePC26
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:68016-148-162 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
18 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34108/23/2017
Labeler - Pharmacy Value Alliance, LLC (101668460)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Humanwell PuraCap Pharmaceuticals (Wuhan) Co., Ltd421293287manufacture(68016-148), analysis(68016-148)

 
Pharmacy Value Alliance, LLC

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