Vicks DayQuil Cough by The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company
Medically reviewed on October 6, 2017
Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 10mg in 15mL, GUAIFENESIN 200mg in 15mL
Labeler: The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company
NDC Code: 37000-510
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.
Cough & Congestion
|Active ingredients (in each 15 mL tablespoon)||Purpose|
|Dextromethorphan HBr 10 mg||Cough suppressant|
|Guaifenesin 200 mg||Expectorant|
- temporarily relieves cough associated with the common cold
- helps loosen phlegm and thin bronchial secretions to rid the bronchial passageways of bothersome mucus
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 drug. If you do not know if your prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product.
- persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, or emphysema
- cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
- a sodium-restricted diet
cough persists for more than 1 week, tends to recur, or is accompanied by fever, rash, or persistent headache. A persistenet cough may be a sign 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.
- take only as directed
- only use dose cup provided
- do not exceed 6 doses per 24 hours
adults and children 12 years and over 30 mL every 4 hours
children 6 to under 12 years 15 mL every 4 hours
children 4 to under 6 years ask a doctor
children under 4 years do not use
- each 15 mL contains: sodium 24 mg
- store at room temperature
carboxymethylcellulose sodium, citric acid, D&C Yellow No. 10, FD&C Yellow No. 6, flavor, high fructose corn syrup, propylene glycol, purified water, saccharin sodium, sodium benzoate, sodium citrate
Dist. by Procter & Gamble,
Cincinnati OH 45202.
dextromethorphan hydrobromide and guaifenesin liquid
|Labeler - The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company (004238200)|
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