Overview

Uses

Temporarily relieves common cold symptoms

- Cough due to colds

- Sneezing

- Runny nose

Standard Size

57ml (50g)

Package Information

DIRECTIONS

• Take at bedtime as directed

• Use dose cup provided.

• Do not exceed 4 doses per 24 hours.


Adults and children 12 years and over:

Choose a NyQuil Adult Formula


Children 6 to 12 years:

15 mL (1 TBSP) every 6 hours


Children under 6 years:

Do not use.

INGREDIENTS

Active Ingredients (in each 15 ml tablespoon) (Purpose)

Chlorpheniramine maleate 2 mg (Antihistamine)

Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 15 mg (Cough suppressant)


Inactive Ingredients

Citric acid, FD&C Red No. 40, flavour, potassium sorbate, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium citrate, sucrose


Other Information

• Store at room temperature. Avoid excessive heat.

WARNINGS

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.

• To make a child sleep

• For longer than 7 days

• If the child is allergic to any of the ingredients


Ask a doctor before use if the child has:

• Glaucoma

• Asthma

• Chronic lung disease or other chronic lung conditions

• Difficulty in urination


When using this product:

• Read the complete label prior to use and follow all label instructions.

• Do not exceed recommended daily dose. Overdose may result in serious harm.

• DO NOT give with any other cough and cold medications since serious harm may occur.

• Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to combining with other medications, including natural health products, prescription drugs, or non-prescription drugs.

• May cause drowsiness or excitability

• Alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness.

• Do not engage in any activities requiring alertness if taking this product.

• Side effects may include: allergic reaction, breathing difficulties, convulsions, drowsiness, hallucinations, and rapid heart rate.


Stop use and ask a doctor if:

• Symptoms worsen, last for more than 7 days, or are accompanied by a high fever (>38°C) or the production of thick yellow/green phlegm

• Allergic reactions such as wheezing, rash, or itching develop. These could be signs of a serious condition.


If pregnant or breastfeeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Centre immediately, even if there are no symptoms.


KEEP THIS AND ALL DRUGS OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. 


THIS PACKAGE CONTAINS ENOUGH MEDICINE TO SERIOUSLY HARM A CHILD.


Child-Resistant Packaging: Squeeze both tabs while turning. Close tightly. 


Tamper Evident: Do not use if print shrinkband is missing or broken


Questions? Call 1-800-362-1683.

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