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Triaminic Cough and Sore Throat
Active Ingredients
In each 5 mL, 1 teaspoonful:

Acetaminophen 160 mg; Pain reliever/fever reducer
Dextromethorphan HBr 5 mg; Cough suppressant

  • temporarily relieves minor aches and pains
    • minor aches and pains
    • headache
    • minor sore throat pain
    • cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation as may occur with a cold
  • temporarily reduces fever

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

  • in a child under 4 years of age
  • if your child is allergic to acetaminophen
  • with any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or nonprescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist.
  • 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 your child’s prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before giving this product.

Ask a doctor before use if your child has

  • liver disease
  • chronic cough that lasts, or as occurs with asthma
  • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if your child is

  • taking the blood thinning drug warfarin

When using this product

  • do not exceed recommended dosage

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • pain or cough gets worse or lasts more than 5 days
  • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
  • redness or swelling is present
  • new symptoms occur
  • cough comes back or occurs with a fever, rash or persistent headache. These could be signs of a serious condition.

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 children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.

  • this product does not contain directions or complete warnings for adult use
  • do not give more than directed
  • may be given every 4 hours. Do not give more than 5 doses in 24 hours unless directed by a doctor.
  • find the right dose on chart below.
  • use enclosed dosing cup only. Keep for use with this product only. Do not use any other dosing device.

Age, Dose

Children under 4 years of age; Do not use

Children under 4 to under 6 years of age; 1 teaspoonful (5 mL)

Children under 6 to under 12 years of age; 2 teaspoonful (10 mL)

Other Information
  • each teaspoonful contains: sodium 5 mg
  • contains no aspirin
  • store at controlled room temperature 20-25°C (68-77°F)
Inactive Ingredients

citric acid, edetate disodium, FD&C blue #1, FD&C red #40, flavors, glycerin, polyethylene glycol, purified water, sodium benzoate, sodium citrate, sorbitol, sucrose

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