Severe Cold and Cough

Severe Cold and Cough | Daytime

Severe Cold and Cough | Daytime

Active ingredients (in each packet)

  • Acetaminophen 650 mg
  • Dextromethorphan hydrobromide 20 mg
  • Phenylephrine hydrochloride 10 mg


  • Pain reliever / fever reducer
  • Cough Suppressant
  • Nasal Decongestant


Temporarily relieves these symptoms due to a cold:

  • minor aches and pains
  • minor sore throat pain
  • headache
  • nasal and sinus congestion
  • cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation
  • temporarily reduces fever


Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen.  Severe liver damage may occur if you take

  • more than 4,000 mg of acetaminophen in 24 hours
  • with other drugs containing acetaminophen
  • 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product

Allergy alert: Acetaminophen may cause severe skin reactions.  Symptoms may include:

  • skin reddening
  • blisters
  • rash

If a skin reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away

Sore throat warning: If sore throat is severe, persists for more than 2 days, is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash, nausea, or vomiting consult a doctor promptly.

Do not use

  • in a child under 12 years of age
  • if you are allergic to acetaminophen
  • with any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or nonprescription).  If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or a pharmacist.
  • 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 doctor before use if you have

  • liver disease
  • heart disease
  • high blood pressure
  • thyroid disease
  • diabetes
  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
  • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
  • cough that lasts or is chronic such as occurs with smoking, asthma or emphysema

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

  • taking the blood thinning drug warfarin

When using this product

  • do not exceed recommended dosage

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occurs
  • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
  • redness or swelling is present
  • new symptoms occur
  • symptoms do not get better or worsen
  • pain, cough or nasal congestion gets worse or lasts more than 7 days
  • cough comes back or occurs fever, rash or headache that lasts.  These could be signs of a serious condition.

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health care professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away at 1-800-222-1222.  Prompt medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.


  • do not use more than directed
  • take every 4 hours; while symptoms persist. Do not to exceed 5 packets in 24 hours unless directed by a doctor
Adults and children 12 years of age and over  One packet  
Children under 12 years of age  Do not use  
  • dissolve contents of one packet into 8 oz hot water; sip while hot. Consume entire drink within 10-15 minutes
  • If using a microwave, add contents of one packet 8 oz. of cool water: Stir briskly before and after heating: Do not overheat.

Other information

Each packet contains: potassium 6mg

Store at room temperature. Protect from excessive heat and moisture.

Inactive ingredients

Citric acid, FD &C blue # 1, FD & C red # 40,flavors, maltodextrin, potassium chloride, silica ,sucralose, sucrose

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