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Robitussin Peak Cold Daytime Cold and Flu
Active Ingredients
In each capsule
Acetaminophen, USP 325 mg; Pain reliever/Fever reducer
Dextromethorphan HBr, USP 10 mg; Cough suppressant
Phenylephrine HCl, USP 5 mg; Nasal decongestant
Uses
  • temporarily relieves these symptoms occurring with a cold or flu:
    • headache
    • nasal congestion
    • sore throat
    • cough
    • minor aches and pains
  • temporarily reduces fever
Warnings

Liver warning

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

  • more than 12 capsules 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

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 drug 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

  • 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)
  • a chronic cough that lasts or as 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 oral nasal decongestant or stimulant
  • taking any other pain reliever/fever reducer

When using this product do not use more than directed

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • you get nervous, dizzy, or sleepless
  • pain, cough, or nasal congestion gets worse or lasts more than 7 days
  • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
  • redness or swelling is present
  • cough comes back or occurs with rash or headache that lasts. These could be signs of a serious condition.
  • new symptoms occur

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

Keep out of reach of children. 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.


Directions
  • do not take more than 12 capsules in any 24-hour period
  • do not exceed recommended dosage. Taking more than the recommended dose (overdose) may cause serious liver damage.
  • this adult product is not intended for use in children under 12 years of age
     
  • adults and children 12 years and over: 2 capsules every 4 hours
  • children under 12 years: do not use
Other Information
  • store at 20-25°C (68-77°F). Avoid excessive heat above 40°C (104°F).
Inactive Ingredients
FD&C red no. 40, FD&C yellow no. 6, gelatin, glycerin, mineral oil, pharmaceutical ink, polyethylene glycol, povidone, propylene glycol, purified water, sorbitol sorbitan solution
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