• Cough and cold

Cough and cold:

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.

See Also:

Pharmacologic Class:

Analgesic + antitussive + sympathomimetic.

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.

Adverse Reactions:

Nervousness, dizziness, insomnia, hepatotoxicity (overdosage).

How Supplied:

LiquiCaps—12, 20, 40, 60; Liq—6oz