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THERAFLU DAYTIME SEVERE COLD & COUGH
Cough and cold
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Drug Name:

THERAFLU DAYTIME SEVERE COLD & COUGH OTC

Generic Name and Formulations:
Acetaminophen 325mg, dextromethorphan HBr 10mg, phenylephrine HCl 5mg; caplets.

Company:
Novartis Consumer Health

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for THERAFLU DAYTIME SEVERE COLD & COUGH:

Nasal and sinus congestion, cough, sore throat, fever, headache, minor aches and pains.

Adult:

2 caplets every 4 hours; max 12 capslets/24hrs.

Children:

Not recommended.

Contraindications:

During or within 14 days of MAOIs. Concomitant other acetaminophen products.

Warnings/Precautions:

Hepatic dysfunction. Cardiovascular disease. Hypertension. Thyroid disease. Diabetes. Asthma. Lower respiratory disorders. Discontinue if symptoms worsen or persist after 2–7 days. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

Interactions:

See Contraindications. Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs. Increased risk of hepatotoxicity with ≥3 alcoholic drinks/day; avoid. β-blockers may increase the pressor effects of sympathomimetics. Antihypertensives antagonized.

Pharmacological Class:

Analgesic + antitussive + sympathomimetic.

Adverse Reactions:

Drowsiness, nervousness, dizziness, insomnia, hepatotoxicity (overdosage).

How Supplied:

Caplets—24

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