Robitussin Severe Cough & Sore Throat Description
Relief For: Cough and Sore Throat
Strong Cooling Liquid
Powerful Sore Throat Relief
Adult: For Ages 12 and Over
You’re coughing up a storm. Your throat is so sore it’s hard to swallow. There’s no denying it, you’re sick. When nothing else works, feel like yourself again with a soothing formula specially formulated to relieve your worst cough & sore throat pain. Life is happening, don’t let sick stop you.
Uses: Temporary relief for these symptoms occurring with a cold or flu:
- Cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation
- Minor aches and pains
- Sore throat pain
Temporarily reduces fever
- Do not take more than 6 doses in any 24-hour period
- Do not exceed recommended dosage. Taking more than the recommended dose (overdose) may cause serious liver damage.
- Measure only with dosing cup provided
- Keep dosing cup with product
- mL = milliliter
- This adult product is not intended for use in children under 12 years of age
For adults and children 12 years and over, use 20mL every 4 hours.
For children under under 12 years, do not use.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Inactive Ingredients: Anyhydrous citric acid, FD&C red no. 40, glycerin, menthol, natural & artificial flavor, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 80, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium benzoate, sodium citrate, sorbitol solution, sucralose, xanthan gum.
Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if you take
- More than 6 doses in any 24-hour period, which is the maximum daily amount
- With other drugs containing acetaminophen
- 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product
Allergy alert: Acetaminophen may cause sever skin reactions. Symptoms may include:
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
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 contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product
With any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or nonprescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist.
Ask a doctor before use if you have
Cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
A breathing problem or chronic cough that lasts or occurs with smoking, asthma, or emphysema
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are
Taking the blood thinning drug warfarin
Taking any other pain reliever/fever reducer
When using this product do not use more than directed.
Stop use and ask a doctore if
Pain or cough gets worse or lasts more than 7 days
Fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
Redness or swelling is present
New symptoms occur
Cough comes back or occurs with rash or headache that lasts
These could be signs of a serious condition.
If pregnant or breast feeding ask a health professional before use.
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Prompt medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children, even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.