Label: DAYQUIL SEVERE COLD AND FLU- acetaminophen, dextromethorphan hydrobromide, guaifenesin, and phenylephrine hydrochloride tablet

  • NDC Code(s): 66715-9704-1, 66715-9704-2, 66715-9704-3, 66715-9704-7, view more
  • Packager: Lil' Drug Store Products, Inc
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph final

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Updated March 23, 2017

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    Drug Facts


    Active ingredients (in each caplet)Purpose
    Acetaminophen 325 mgPain reliever/fever reducer
    Dextromethorphan HBr 10 mgCough suppressant
    Guaifenesin 200 mgExpectorant
    Phenylephrine HCl 5 mgNasal decongestant
  • Uses

    • temporarily relieves common cold/flu symptoms:
      • nasal congestion
      • sinus congestion & pressure
      • cough due to minor throat & bronchial irritation
      • minor aches & pains
      • headache
      • fever
      • sore throat
      • reduces swelling of nasal passages
      • temporarily restores freer breathing through the nose
      • promotes nasal and/or sinus drainage
      • helps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial secretions to rid the bronchial passageways of bothersome mucus and make coughs more productive.
  • Warnings

    Liver warning

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

    • more than 4 doses in 24 hrs, 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 reactions. Symptoms may include:

    • Skin reddening
    • Blisters
    • Rash

    If a skin 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

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

    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

    • 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. 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
    • do not exceed 4 doses per 24 hrs
    adults & children 12 yrs & over2 caplets with water every 4 hrs
    children 4 to under 12 yrsask a doctor
    children under 4 yrsdo not use
  • Other information

    • each caplet contains: sodium 4 mg
    • store at room temperature
  • Inactive ingredients

    croscarmellose sodium, crospovidone, FD&C Yellow No. 6, maltodextrin, mica, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 80, polyvinyl alcohol, povidone, pregelatinized starch, silicon dioxide, stearic acid, talc, titanium dioxide

  • Questions?


  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 4 Caplet Pouch Carton




    COLD & FLU

    Acetaminophen, Phenylephrine HCl, Dextromethorphan HBr, Guaifenesin

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



    Drug Store®

    PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 4 Caplet Pouch Carton
    acetaminophen, dextromethorphan hydrobromide, guaifenesin, and phenylephrine hydrochloride tablet
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:66715-9704
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    Acetaminophen (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (Acetaminophen - UNII:362O9ITL9D) Acetaminophen325 mg
    Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide (UNII: 9D2RTI9KYH) (Dextromethorphan - UNII:7355X3ROTS) Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide10 mg
    Guaifenesin (UNII: 495W7451VQ) (Guaifenesin - UNII:495W7451VQ) Guaifenesin200 mg
    Phenylephrine Hydrochloride (UNII: 04JA59TNSJ) (Phenylephrine - UNII:1WS297W6MV) Phenylephrine Hydrochloride5 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    Croscarmellose Sodium (UNII: M28OL1HH48)  
    CROSPOVIDONE (15 MPA.S AT 5%) (UNII: 68401960MK)  
    FD&C yellow no. 6 (UNII: H77VEI93A8)  
    Maltodextrin (UNII: 7CVR7L4A2D)  
    Microcrystalline Cellulose (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    Polyethylene Glycol, Unspecified (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    Polysorbate 80 (UNII: 6OZP39ZG8H)  
    Polyvinyl Alcohol, Unspecified (UNII: 532B59J990)  
    Povidone, Unspecified (UNII: FZ989GH94E)  
    Silicon Dioxide (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    Stearic Acid (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
    Talc (UNII: 7SEV7J4R1U)  
    Titanium Dioxide (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    Product Characteristics
    ColorORANGEScoreno score
    FlavorImprint Code DQ
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:66715-9704-84 in 1 CARTON06/21/201311/21/2014
    12 in 1 POUCH; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2NDC:66715-9704-33 in 1 CARTON06/21/2013
    22 in 1 POUCH; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    3NDC:66715-9704-22 in 1 CARTON06/21/2013
    32 in 1 POUCH; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    4NDC:66715-9704-11 in 1 CARTON06/21/201311/11/2015
    42 in 1 POUCH; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    5NDC:66715-9704-720 in 1 CARTON06/21/2013
    52 in 1 POUCH; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart34106/21/2013
    Labeler - Lil' Drug Store Products, Inc (093103646)