Vicks NyQuil® Original Liquid Original Description
50% MORE than the 8 oz size.
Acetaminophen, Doxylamine, Dextromethorphan
Aches, Fever & Sore Throat
Sneezing, Runny Nose
Temporarily relieves common cold/flu symptoms:
Cough due to minor throat and broncial irritation
Minor aches and pains
Runny nose and sneezing
•Take only as directed - See Overdose Warning.
•Use dose cup or tablespoon (TBSP)
•Do not exceed 4 doses per 24 hrs
Adults & Children 12 yrs & over: 30 mL (2 TBSP) every 6hrs
Children 4 to under 12 yrs: Ask a doctor
Children under 4 yrs: Do not use
When using other DayQuil® or NyQuil products, carefully read each label to insure correct dosing.
*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.
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Acetaminophen (Pain reliever/fever reducer)||650 mg|
|Dextromethorphan HBr (Cough suppressant)||30 mg|
|Doxylamine succintate (Antihistamine)||12.5 mg|
Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. Sever liver damage may occur if you take • more than 4 doses in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount for this product • with other drugs containing acetaminophen • 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product.
Sore throat warning: If sore throat is sever, lasts for more that 2 days, occurs with or is followed by fever, headache, rash, nausea or vomiting, see a doctor promptly.
Do not use • with any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or nonprescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or 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. • to make a child sleep.
Ask a doctor before use if you have • liver disease • glaucoma • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus) • a breathing problem or chronic cough that lasts or as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis or emphysema • trouble urinating due to enlarged prostate gland • a sodium-restricted diet.
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are • taking sedatives or tranquilizers • taking the blood thinning drug warfarin.
When using this product • do not use more than directed • excitability may occur, especially in children • marked drowsiness may occur • avoid alcoholic drinks • be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery • alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
Stop use and ask a doctor 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. Overdose warning: Taking more than the recommended dose can cause serious health problems. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Quick medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.