Comtrex Flu Therapy & Fever Relief

Flu Therapy & Fever Relief, Maximum Strength, Day & Night

Weight: 24 caplets

Directions

Adults: 2 Daytime Caplets every 6 hours while symptoms persist, not to exceed 4 Daytime Caplets in 24 hours, or as directed by your doctor. 2 Nighttime Caplets at bedtime, if needed, to be taken no sooner than 6 hours after the last Daytime Caplets dose, or as directed by a doctor. Children under 12 years of age: Consult a doctor. Store at room temperature.

Indications

Comtrex Daytime Caplets: For the temporary relief of minor aches, and pains, associated with the common cold and flu, sore throat pain, muscular aches, headache, fever, and nasal congestion. Comtrex Nighttime Tablets: Provides the same relief as the daytime caplet plus temporarily relieves runny nose and reduces sneezing.

Product Details

Multi-symptom, pain reliever/fever reducer, antihistamine (in nighttime dose only), nasal decongestant. 18 Daytime coated caplets; daytime relief from: Body aches & pain, fever, headache, nasal congestion, sore throat pain, without drowsiness. 6 Nighttime coated tablets; Nighttime relief from: The same symptoms as daytime & more so you can sleep. Day & Night Comtrex Flu Therapy and Fever Relief provides you with two different maximum strength formulas. Comtrex Daytime (orange caplets) is non-drowsy and contains the maximum levels of a non-aspirin analgesic and of the nasal decongestant allowed. Comtrex Nighttime (green tablets), contains the same ingredients plus the maximum level of a antihistamine - so you rest.

 

Ingredients

Active Ingredients: Acetaminophen (500 mg), Chlorpheniramine Maleate (2 mg), Pseudoephedrine HCl (30 mg). Other Ingredients: Each Daytime Caplet Contains: Benzoic Acid, Carnauba Wax, Corn Starch, D&C Yellow No. 10 Aluminum Lake, D&C Yellow No. 10, FD&C Red No. 40 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Red No. 40, Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose, Mineral Oil, Polysorbate 20, Povidone, Propylene Glycol, Simethicone Emulsion, Sobitan Monolaurate, Stearic Acid, Titanium Dioxide. Each Nighttime Tablet Contains: Benzoic Acid, Carnauba Wax, Corn Starch, D&C Yellow No. 10 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Blue No. 1 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Red No. 40 Aluminum Lake, Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose, Magnesium Stearate, Methylparaben, Mineral Oil, Polysorbate 20, Povidone, Propylene Glycol, Propylparaben, Simethicone Emulsion, Sodium Citrate, Sorbitan, Monolaurate, Stearic Acid, Titanium Dioxide. Nighttime Tablets May Also Contain: FD&C Blue No. 1, D&C Yellow No. 10.

Warnings

Alcohol warning: If you consume 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day, ask your doctor whether you should take acetaminophen or other pair relievers/fever reducers. Acetaminophen may cause liver damage. Warnings for Daytime Caplets & Nighttime Tablets: 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. As with any drug, it you are pregnant or nursing a baby, seek the advice of a health professional before using this product. Do not take this product for more than 7 days. If symptoms do not improve or are accompanied by fever that lasts for more than 3 days, or it new symptoms occur, or redness or swelling is present, consult a doctor. If sore throat is sever, persists for more than 2 days, or is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash, nausea or vomiting, consult a doctor promptly. Do not exceed recommended dosage. If nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occur, discontinue use and consult a doctor, do not take this product unless directed by a doctor. If you have a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis, heart disease, high blood pressure, thyroid disease, diabetes, glaucoma, or difficulty in urination due to enlargement of the prostate gland. Additional Warnings for Nighttime Tablets: May cause excitability especially in children. May cause drowsiness; alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase the drowsiness effect. Avoid alcoholic beverages while taking this product. Do not take this product if you are taking sedatives or tranquilizers, without first consulting your doctor. Use caution when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery.

Manufacturer

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.
NY, NY 10154 800-468-7746

Copyright 2000

UPC

319810300348