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Triaminic Children's Nighttime Cold and Cough
Active Ingredients
Diphenhydramine HCl 6.25 mg; Antihistamine/cough suppressant
Phenylephrine HCl 2.5 mg; Nasal decongestant
  • temporarily relieves
    • sneezing
    • itchy nose or throat
    • runny nose
    • itchy, watery eyes due to hay fever
    • nasal and sinus congestion 
    • cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation as may occur with a cold
Do not use
  • in a child under 4 years of age
  • 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 the child’s prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before giving this product.
  • with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one used on skin
  • for the purpose of making your child sleepy
Ask a doctor before use if the child has
  • heart disease
  • high blood pressure
  • thyroid disease 
  • diabetes
  • glaucoma 
  • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus) 
  • chronic cough that lasts, or as occurs with asthma
  • a breathing problem such as chronic bronchitis
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if the child is taking sedatives or tranquilizers.

When using this product
  • do not exceed recommended dosage
  • marked drowsiness may occur
  • sedatives and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
  • excitability may occur, especially in children 
Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • nervousness, dizziness or sleeplessness occurs
  • symptoms do not improve within 7 days or occur with a fever
  • cough persists for more than 7 days, 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.

  • may be given every 4 hours. Do not give more than 6 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
  • children under 4 years of age: do not use
  • children 4 to under 6 years of age: do not use unless directed by a doctor
  • children 6 to under 12 years of age: 2 teaspoonfuls (10 mL)
Other Information
  • each teaspoonful contains: sodium 6 mg
  • store at controlled room temperature 20-25°C (68-77°F)
Inactive Ingredients
acesulfame K, benzoic acid, citric acid, edetate disodium, FD&C blue #1, FD&C red #40, flavors, maltitol solution, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium citrate
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