Label: ALKA-SELTZER PLUS MULTI-SMPTOM COLD AND FLU NIGHT- acetaminophen, dextromethorphan hbr, doxylamine sucinate, phenylephrine hcl capsule, liquid filled

  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph not final

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Updated August 16, 2017

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  • Drug Facts

    Drug Facts

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  • Active Ingredients

    Active ingredients (in each capsule)

    Acetaminophen 325 mg

    Dextromethorphan hydrobromide 10 mg

    Doxylamine succinate 6.25 mg

    Phenylephrine hydrochloride 5 mg.

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  • Purpose

    Purposes

    Pain reliever/fever reducer

    Cough suppressant

    Antihistamine

    Nasal decongestant

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  • Ues

    Uses

    · temporarily relieves these symptoms due to a cold or flu:

    · minor aches and pains · headache

    · nasal and sinus congestion · cough

    · sore throat · runny nose · sneezing

    · temporarily reduces fever

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  • WARNINGS

    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

    Allergy Alert: acetaminophen may cause severe skin or severe

    allergic reactions. Symptoms may include:

    · skin reddening · blisters · rash · hives

    · facial swelling · asthma (wheezing) · shock

    If a skin or general allergic reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.

    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.

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  • Do not use

    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.

    ● if you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its

    ingredients

    ● in children under 12 years of age

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  • Ask a doctor before use

    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

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  • Ask a doctor or pharmacist

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

    ● taking the blood thinning drug warfarin

    ● taking sedatives or tranquilizers

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  • When using this product

    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

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  • Stop use and ask a doctor

    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

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  • If pregnant or breast-feeding

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

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  • Directions

    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

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  • Keep out of reach of children

    Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help

    or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Quick medical attention

    is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.

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  • Other information

    Other information
    · store at room temperature. Avoid excessive heat above 40ºC

    (104ºF).

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  • Inactive ingredients

    Inactive ingredients acacia gum, ascorbic acid, citric acid,

    Dl-alpha-tocopherol, ferrosoferric oxide NF, gelatin, glycerin, maltodextrin, medium chain triglyceride oil, natural beta-carotene, polyethylene glycol, povidone, propylene glycol, purified water, shellac, sorbitol-sorbitan solution, sunflower oil

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  • Questions or comments

    Questions or comments? 1-800-986-0369 (Mon-Fri 9AM - 5PM EST)

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  • 20-Count Carton
  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    ALKA-SELTZER PLUS MULTI-SMPTOM COLD AND FLU NIGHT 
    acetaminophen, dextromethorphan hbr, doxylamine sucinate, phenylephrine hcl capsule, liquid filled
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:0280-1137
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    DOXYLAMINE SUCCINATE (UNII: V9BI9B5YI2) (DOXYLAMINE - UNII:95QB77JKPL) DOXYLAMINE SUCCINATE 6.25 mg
    PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE (UNII: 04JA59TNSJ) (PHENYLEPHRINE - UNII:1WS297W6MV) PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 5 mg
    ACETAMINOPHEN (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (ACETAMINOPHEN - UNII:362O9ITL9D) ACETAMINOPHEN 325 mg
    DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE (UNII: 9D2RTI9KYH) (DEXTROMETHORPHAN - UNII:7355X3ROTS) DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 10 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    FERROSOFERRIC OXIDE (UNII: XM0M87F357)  
    GELATIN (UNII: 2G86QN327L)  
    GLYCERIN (UNII: PDC6A3C0OX)  
    MEDIUM-CHAIN TRIGLYCERIDES (UNII: C9H2L21V7U)  
    .BETA.-CAROTENE (UNII: 01YAE03M7J)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    POVIDONE (UNII: FZ989GH94E)  
    SORBITOL (UNII: 506T60A25R)  
    SHELLAC (UNII: 46N107B71O)  
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    SUNFLOWER OIL (UNII: 3W1JG795YI)  
    ASCORBIC ACID (UNII: PQ6CK8PD0R)  
    MALTODEXTRIN (UNII: 7CVR7L4A2D)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color yellow (light golden yellow) Score no score
    Shape CAPSULE Size 20mm
    Flavor Imprint Code FR;NC
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:0280-1137-20 2 in 1 CARTON 07/01/2016 06/30/2018
    1 10 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph not final part343 07/01/2016 06/30/2018
    Labeler - Bayer HealthCare LLC. (112117283)
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