Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold & Cough Formula
Cold & Cough Formula, Liquid Gels
Weight: 20 gels
Directions: Do not take more than the recommended dose. Adults and children 12 years and over, take 2 capsules with water every 4 hours. Do not exceed 10 capsules in 24 hours or as directed by a doctor. Children under 12 years, do not use.
Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer. Antihistamine. Cough Suppressant. Nasal Decongestant. Uses: Temporarily relieves these symptoms due to a cold or flu: minor aches and pains; headache; nasal and sinus congestion; cough; runny nose; sneezing; sore throat. Temporarily reduces fever.
Other Information: Store at room temperature. Avoid excessive heat. Misc: Acetaminophen/pain reliever - fever reducer; Chlorpheniramine maleate/antihistamine, Dextromethorphan hydrobromide/cough suppressant; Phenylephrine HCl/nasal decongestant. Cough. Nasal congestion. Runny nose. Headache & body ache. Sinus pressure. Liquid filled capsules. Does not contain aspirin. Made in USA.
Active Ingredients: Acetaminophen (325 mg). Chlorpheniramine Maleate (2 mg). Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide (10 mg). Phenylephrine Hydrochloride (5 mg). Inactive Ingredients: Butylated Hydroxyanisole, Butylated Hydroxytoluene, D&C Red 33, FD&C Blue 1, Gelatin, Glycerin, Hypromellose, Mannitol, Polyethylene Glycol 400, Polyethylene Glycol 600, Povidone, Propylene Glycol, Purified Water, Sorbitan, Sorbitol, Titanium Dioxide.
Warnings: Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if you take more than 10 capsules 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 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 to sedate children. Other warnings: Do not use if blister is cut or broken. 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); in children under 12 years of age. Ask a doctor before use if: you have liver disease; heart disease; high blood pressure; thyroid disease; diabetes; glaucoma; cough with excessive phlegm (mucus); a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis; difficulty in urination due to enlargement of the prostate gland; persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, or emphysema. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are: taking the blood thinning drug warfarin; taking sedatives or tranquilizers. When using this product: do not exceed recommended dosage; may cause marked drowsiness; avoid alcoholic drinks; alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness; be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery; excitability may occur, especially in children. Stop use and ask a doctor if: 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; new symptoms occur; cough comes back or occurs with rash or headache that lasts (These could be signs of a serious condition); nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occurs. Pregnancy/breast-feeding warning: If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children.
ManufacturerBayer Consumer Care
PO Box 1910 Morristown, NJ 07962-1910 800-986-0369.