Label: VICKS NYQUIL SEVERE COLD AND FLU- acetaminophen, dextromethorphan hydrobromide, doxylamine succinate, and phenylephrine hydrochloride solution

  • NDC Code(s): 37000-812-08, 37000-812-12, 37000-812-24, 37000-812-36
  • Packager: The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph final

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Updated February 11, 2021

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  • SPL UNCLASSIFIED SECTION

    Drug Facts

  • ACTIVE INGREDIENT

    Active ingredients (in each 30 mL dose cup)Purpose
    Acetaminophen 650 mgPain reliever/fever reducer
    Dextromethorphan HBr 20 mgCough suppressant
    Doxylamine succinate 12.5 mgAntihistamine
    Phenylephrine HCl 10 mgNasal decongestant
  • Uses

    temporarily relieves common cold/flu symptoms:

    • nasal congestion
    • sinus congestion & pressure
    • cough due to minor throat & bronchial irritation
    • cough to help you sleep
    • minor aches & pains
    • headache
    • fever
    • sore throat
    • runny nose & sneezing
    • reduces swelling of nasal passages
    • temporarily restores freer breathing through the nose
    • promotes nasal and/or sinus drainage
  • Warnings

    Liver warning

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

    • more than 4 doses 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

    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

    • 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.
    • to make a child sleep

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    • liver disease
    • heart disease
    • high blood pressure
    • thyroid disease
    • diabetes
    • glaucoma
    • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
    • a breathing problem or chronic cough that lasts or as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, or emphysema
    • trouble urinating due to enlarged prostate gland
    • a sodium-restricted diet

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

    • taking sedatives or tranquilizers
    • taking the blood thinning drug warfarin

    When using this product

    • do not use more than directed
    • excitability may occur, especially in children
    • marked drowsiness may occur
    • avoid alcoholic drinks
    • be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery
    • alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    • you get nervous, dizzy or sleepless
    • 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 headache that lasts. 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 directed can cause serious health problems. 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.

  • Directions

    • take only as directed - see Overdose warning
    • use dose cup or tablespoon (TBSP)
    • do not exceed 4 doses per 24 hrs
    adults & children 12 yrs & over30 mL (2 TBSP) every 4 hrs
    children 4 to under 12 yrsask a doctor
    children under 4 yrsdo not use
    • when using other DayQuil ® or NyQuil products, carefully read each label to ensure correct dosing
  • Other information

    • each 30 mL dose cup contains: sodium 92 mg
    • store at room temperature
  • Inactive ingredients

    citric acid, FD&C Blue No.1, FD&C Red No. 40, flavor, glycerin, propylene glycol, purified water, saccharin sodium, sodium benzoate, sodium chloride, sodium citrate, sorbitol, sucralose, xanthan gum

  • Questions?

    1-800-362-1683

  • SPL UNCLASSIFIED SECTION

    Dist. by
    Procter & Gamble,
    Cincinnati OH 45202

  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 354 mL Bottle Label

    NEW
    Fights More
    Symptoms

    than NyQuil
    Cold & Flu

    VICKS ®

    NyQuil ®
    SEVERE

    COLD & FLU

    Nighttime Relief
    Acetaminophen, Phenylephrine HCI, Doxylamine Succinate, Dextromethorphan HBr

    MAX
    STRENGTH

    • Headache, Fever, Sore Throat,
      Minor Aches & Pains
    • Nasal/Sinus Congestion & Sinus Pressure
    • Sneezing, Runny Nose
    • Cough

    Berry Flavor

    12 FL OZ (354 ml)

    PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 354 mL Bottle Label
  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    VICKS NYQUIL  SEVERE COLD AND FLU
    acetaminophen, dextromethorphan hydrobromide, doxylamine succinate, and phenylephrine hydrochloride solution
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:37000-812
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    ACETAMINOPHEN (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (ACETAMINOPHEN - UNII:362O9ITL9D) ACETAMINOPHEN650 mg  in 30 mL
    DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE (UNII: 9D2RTI9KYH) (DEXTROMETHORPHAN - UNII:7355X3ROTS) DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE20 mg  in 30 mL
    DOXYLAMINE SUCCINATE (UNII: V9BI9B5YI2) (DOXYLAMINE - UNII:95QB77JKPL) DOXYLAMINE SUCCINATE12.5 mg  in 30 mL
    PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE (UNII: 04JA59TNSJ) (PHENYLEPHRINE - UNII:1WS297W6MV) PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE10 mg  in 30 mL
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    CITRIC ACID MONOHYDRATE (UNII: 2968PHW8QP)  
    FD&C BLUE NO. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
    FD&C RED NO. 40 (UNII: WZB9127XOA)  
    GLYCERIN (UNII: PDC6A3C0OX)  
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    SACCHARIN SODIUM (UNII: SB8ZUX40TY)  
    SODIUM BENZOATE (UNII: OJ245FE5EU)  
    SODIUM CHLORIDE (UNII: 451W47IQ8X)  
    SODIUM CITRATE (UNII: 1Q73Q2JULR)  
    SORBITOL (UNII: 506T60A25R)  
    SUCRALOSE (UNII: 96K6UQ3ZD4)  
    XANTHAN GUM (UNII: TTV12P4NEE)  
    Product Characteristics
    ColorredScore    
    ShapeSize
    FlavorBERRYImprint Code
    Contains    
    Packaging
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:37000-812-08236 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC; Type 0: Not a Combination Product07/22/2013
    2NDC:37000-812-12354 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC; Type 0: Not a Combination Product07/22/2013
    3NDC:37000-812-242 in 1 PACKAGE07/22/2013
    3354 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    4NDC:37000-812-363 in 1 PACKAGE07/22/201307/10/2019
    4354 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC monograph finalpart34107/22/2013
    Labeler - The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company (004238200)