Temporarily relieves common cough symptoms

- Cough due to Cold

- Chest Congestion

Standard Size


Package Information


• use dose cup or tablespoon (TBSP)

• do not exceed 4 doses per 24 hours

• adults and children 12 years and over: 2 TBSP (30 ml) every 6 hours

• children 6 to under 12 years, ask a doctor

• children under 6 years of age: do not use

• when using other DayQuil or NyQuil products, carefully read each label to ensure correct dosing


MEDICINAL INGREDIENTS per 15 mL: Expectorant (Guaifenesin 200 mg), Cough Suppressant (Dextromethorphan hydrobromide 10 mg)

NON-MEDICINAL INGREDIENTS: Carboxymethylcellulose sodium, citric acid, D&C Yellow No. 10, FD&C Yellow No. 6, flavour, high fructose corn syrup, propylene glycol, purified water, saccharin sodium, sodium benzoate, sodium citrate


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.

Ask a doctor before use if you have 

• a sodium-restricted diet

• persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, or emphysema

• cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)

Stop use and ask a doctor if

• cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or occurs with fever, 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.


Child Resistant Packaging: Squeeze both tabs while turning. 

TAMPER EVIDENT:  Do not use if printed shrinkband is missing or broken.

Questions?  1-800-362-1683

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