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NYQUIL COLD & FLU LIQUID
Cough and cold
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Drug Name:

NYQUIL COLD & FLU LIQUID OTC

Generic Name and Formulations:
Acetaminophen 500mg, doxylamine succinate 6.25mg, dextromethorphan HBr 15mg; per 15mL; liq; contains sodium 18mg (original) or 19mg (cherry) per 15mL; original or cherry flavor.

Company:
Procter & Gamble Pharmaceuticals

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for NYQUIL COLD & FLU LIQUID:

Cough, sore throat, rhinorrhea, fever, headache, minor aches and pains.

Adult:

30mL every 6hrs; max 4 doses/24hrs.

Children:

Not recommended.

Contraindications:

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

Warnings/Precautions:

Hepatic dysfunction. Glaucoma. GI or GU obstruction. Asthma. Lower respiratory disoders. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

Interactions:

See Contraindications. Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs. Increased risk of hepatotoxicity with ≥3 alcoholic drinks/day; avoid. Increased CNS effects with other CNS depressants.

See Also:

NYQUIL COLD & FLU

Pharmacological Class:

Analgesic + antihistamine + antitussive.

Adverse Reactions:

Drowsiness, anticholinergic effects, excitability in children, hepatotoxicity (overdosage).

How Supplied:

LiquiCaps—12, 20, 40, 60; Liq—6oz, 10oz

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