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DAYQUIL COLD & FLU LIQUID
Cough and cold
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Drug Name:

DAYQUIL COLD & FLU LIQUID OTC

Generic Name and Formulations:
Acetaminophen 325mg, dextromethorphan HBr 10mg, phenylephrine HCl 5mg; per 15mL; liq; contains sodium 71mg/15mL.

Company:
Procter & Gamble Pharmaceuticals

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for DAYQUIL COLD & FLU LIQUID:

Nasal congestion, cough, sore throat, fever, headache, minor aches and pains.

Adults and Children:

<6yrs: not recommended. 6–11yrs: 15mL. ≥12yrs: 30mL. All: repeat every 4 hours; max 5 doses/24 hours (children) or 6 doses/24 hours (adults).

Contraindications:

During or within 14 days of MAOIs. Concomitant other acetaminophen products.

Warnings/Precautions:

Hepatic dysfunction. Cardiovascular disease. Hypertension. GI or GU obstruction. Thyroid disease. Diabetes. Asthma. Lower respiratory disorders. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers. Liquid: sodium-restricted diet.

Interactions:

See Contraindications. Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs. Increased risk of hepatotoxicity with ≥3 alcoholic drinks/day. β-blockers may increase the pressor effects of sympathomimetics. Antagonizes antihypertensives.

See Also:

DAYQUIL COLD & FLU

Pharmacological Class:

Analgesic + antitussive + sympathomimetic.

Adverse Reactions:

Nervousness, dizziness, insomnia, hepatotoxicity (overdosage).

How Supplied:

LiquiCaps—12, 20, 40, 60; Liq—6oz

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