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THERAFLU NIGHTTIME SEVERE COLD & COUGH HOT LIQUID
Cough and cold
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Drug Name:

THERAFLU NIGHTTIME SEVERE COLD & COUGH HOT LIQUID OTC

Generic Name and Formulations:
Acetaminophen 650mg, diphenhydramine HCl 25mg, phenylephrine HCl 10mg; pwd packets; honey lemon infused with chamomile and white tea flavors; contains potassium 10mg, sodium 23mg, phenylalanine 13mg per packet.

Company:
Novartis Consumer Health

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for THERAFLU NIGHTTIME SEVERE COLD & COUGH HOT LIQUID:

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

Adult:

Dissolve contents of 1 packet into 8oz hot water; sip while hot. Consume entire drink within 10–15mins. Take every 4 hours; max 6 packets/24hrs.

Children:

Not recommended.

Contraindications:

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

Warnings/Precautions:

Hepatic dysfunction. Cardiovascular disease. Hypertension. Thyroid disease. Diabetes. GI or GU obstruction. Glaucoma. 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. Increased CNS effects with other CNS depressants.

See Also:

THERAFLU SUGAR-FREE NIGHTTIME SEVERE COLD & COUGH HOT LIQUID

Pharmacological Class:

Analgesic + antihistamine + sympathomimetic.

Adverse Reactions:

Drowsiness, anticholinergic effects, nervousness, dizziness, insomnia, excitability in children, hepatotoxicity (overdosage).

How Supplied:

Packets—6

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