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CHILDREN'S NYQUIL COLD & COUGH
Cough and cold
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Drug Name:

CHILDREN'S NYQUIL COLD & COUGH OTC

Generic Name and Formulations:
Chlorpheniramine maleate 2mg, dextromethorphan HBr 15mg; per 15mL; liq; cherry flavor; alcohol-free; contains sodium 71mg/15mL.

Company:
Procter & Gamble Pharmaceuticals

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for CHILDREN'S NYQUIL COLD & COUGH:

Cough, sneezing, rhinorrhea.

Adults and Children:

<6yrs: not recommended. 6–11yrs: 15mL. ≥12yrs: 30mL. All: repeat every 6 hours; max 4 doses/24 hours.

Contraindications:

During or within 14 days of MAOIs.

Warnings/Precautions:

GI or GU obstruction. Glaucoma. Asthma. Lower respiratory disorders. Sodium-restricted diet. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

Interactions:

See Contraindications. Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs. Avoid alcohol. Increased CNS effects with other CNS depressants.

Pharmacological Class:

Antihistamine + antitussive.

Adverse Reactions:

Drowsiness, anticholinergic effects, excitability in children.

How Supplied:

Liq—6oz

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