MUCINEX SINUS-MAX  PRESSURE AND PAIN- acetaminophen, guaifenesin and phenylephrine hydrochloride tablet, coated 
Reckitt Benckiser LLC

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Mucinex® Sinus-Max™
Pressure and Pain

Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each caplet) Purpose
Acetaminophen 325 mg Pain reliever
Guaifenesin 200 mg Expectorant
Phenylephrine HCl 5 mg Nasal decongestant



Liver warning

This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if you take:

  • more than 12 caplets in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount
  • with other drugs containing acetaminophen
  • 3 or more alcoholic drinks daily while using this product

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.

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • liver disease
  • heart disease
  • diabetes
  • high blood pressure
  • thyroid disease
  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
  • persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis or emphysema
  • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking the blood thinning drug warfarin

When using this product do not use more than directed

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • nervousness, dizziness or sleeplessness occur
  • pain, nasal congestion or cough 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 persistent headache. These could be signs of a serious condition.

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

Overdose warning

Taking more than the recommended dose (overdose) may cause liver damage. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away (1-800-222-1222). Quick medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.


Other information

Inactive ingredients

croscarmellose sodium, crospovidone, D&C yellow #10 aluminum lake, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol, povidone, talc, titanium dioxide


1-866-MUCINEX (1-866-682-4639) You may also report side effects to this phone number.

Dist. by: Reckitt Benckiser, Parsippany, NJ 07054-0224
Made in England



NDC 63824-200-20



Pressure & Pain
- Pain Reliever • Guaifenesin - Expectorant
Phenylephrine HCl - Nasal Decongestant

Relieves Sinus Pressure & Congestion
Relieves Headache
Thins & Loosens Mucus

For Ages 12+


acetaminophen, guaifenesin, and phenylephrine hydrochloride tablet, coated
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:63824-200
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
Acetaminophen (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (Acetaminophen - UNII:362O9ITL9D) Acetaminophen 325 mg
Guaifenesin (UNII: 495W7451VQ) (Guaifenesin - UNII:495W7451VQ) Guaifenesin 200 mg
Phenylephrine Hydrochloride (UNII: 04JA59TNSJ) (Phenylephrine - UNII:1WS297W6MV) Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
croscarmellose sodium (UNII: M28OL1HH48)  
crospovidone (UNII: 68401960MK)  
D&C yellow no. 10 (UNII: 35SW5USQ3G)  
FD&C yellow no. 6 (UNII: H77VEI93A8)  
aluminum oxide (UNII: LMI26O6933)  
magnesium stearate (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
cellulose, microcrystalline (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
polyethylene glycols (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
polyvinyl alcohol (UNII: 532B59J990)  
povidone (UNII: FZ989GH94E)  
talc (UNII: 7SEV7J4R1U)  
titanium dioxide (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
Product Characteristics
Color YELLOW Score no score
Shape OVAL Size 20mm
Flavor Imprint Code VVV;SP
# Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
1 NDC:63824-200-20 2 in 1 CARTON
1 10 in 1 BLISTER PACK
2 NDC:63824-200-30 3 in 1 CARTON
2 10 in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH FINAL part341 07/23/2012
Labeler - Reckitt Benckiser LLC (094405024)

Revised: 8/2012
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Version: 1
Effective Time: 20120809
Reckitt Benckiser LLC