Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if your child takes: more than 5 doses in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount; with other drugs containing acetaminophen.
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: to make a child sleepy; in a child who is 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 you child's prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before giving this product; with any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or on-prescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist.
Ask a doctor before use if the child has glaucoma; thyroid disease; diabetes; high blood pressure; heart disease; a breathing problem such as chronic bronchitis; persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with asthma; cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus); liver disease.
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if child is taking sedatives or tranquilizers; the blood thinning drug warfarin.
When using this product do not exceed recommended dosage (see overdose warning); may cause excitability, especially in children; marked drowsiness may occur; sedatives and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness.
Stop use and ask a doctor if: nervousness. dizziness or sleeplessness occur; redness or swelling is present; pain, nasal congestion or cough gets worse or lasts more than 5 days; fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days; new symptoms occur; cough comes back or occurs with rash or headache that lasts. These could be signs of a serious condition.
Overdose Warning: Taking more than the recommended dose (overdose) could cause serious health problems, including liver damage. In case of accidental overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) immediately. Quick medical attention is critical even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.