CORICIDIN HBP MAXIMUM STRENGTH FLU- acetaminophen, chlorpheniramine maleate, and dextromethorphan hydrobromide tablet, film coated 
MSD Consumer Care, Inc.

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Coricidin® HBP Maximum Strength Flu

Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each tablet) Purpose
Acetaminophen 500 mg Pain reliever/fever reducer
Chlorpheniramine maleate 2 mg Antihistamine
Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 15 mg Cough suppressant



Liver Warning

This product contains acetaminophen.

Sever liver damage may occur if you take

  • more than 8 tablets in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount
  • with other drugs containing acetaminophen
  • 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product

Do not use

  • with any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or non prescription). 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 a MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product.

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • liver disease
  • glaucoma
  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
  • cough that occurs with excessive phlegm (mucus)
  • a breathing problem or persistent or chronic cough 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
  • taking sedatives or tranquilizers

When using this product

  • excitability may occur, especially in children
  • marked drowsiness may occur
  • avoid alcoholic beverages
  • alcohol, sedatives and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
  • use caution when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • pain or cough gets worse or last 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 a 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. Abuse of this product can lead to serious injury.

Overdose Warning

Taking more than the recommended dose may cause liver damage. 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 children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.


Other information

Inactive ingredients

carnauba wax, FD&C red No. 40 aluminium lake, hypromellose, lactose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, povidone, pregelatinized starch, stearic acid, titanium dioxide

Questions or comments?

Call 1-800-317-2165

Distributed by MSD Consumer Care, Inc.,
PO Box 377, Memphis, TN 38151 USA,
a subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc.,
Whitehouse Station, NJ USA.

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 10 Tablet Blister Pack Carton

NDC 11523-1305-1


COLD RELIEF for people with


Chlorpheniramine Maleate - Antihistamine,
Dextromethorphan HBr - Cough Suppressant,

Acetaminophen - Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer
See New Warnings Information



American Heart Association
Health Information Enclosed

Principal Display Panel - 10 Tablet Blister Pack Carton
acetaminophen, chlorpheniramine maleate, and dextromethorphan hydrobromide tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:11523-1305
Route of Administration ORAL
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
Acetaminophen (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (Acetaminophen - UNII:362O9ITL9D) Acetaminophen 500 mg
Chlorpheniramine maleate (UNII: V1Q0O9OJ9Z) (Chlorpheniramine - UNII:3U6IO1965U) Chlorpheniramine maleate 2 mg
Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide (UNII: 9D2RTI9KYH) (Dextromethorphan - UNII:7355X3ROTS) Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 15 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
carnauba wax (UNII: R12CBM0EIZ)  
FD&C red no. 40 (UNII: WZB9127XOA)  
aluminum oxide (UNII: LMI26O6933)  
hypromelloses (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
lactose (UNII: J2B2A4N98G)  
magnesium stearate (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
cellulose, microcrystalline (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
polyethylene glycols (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
povidones (UNII: FZ989GH94E)  
stearic acid (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
titanium dioxide (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
Product Characteristics
Color RED Score no score
Shape OVAL Size 18mm
Flavor Imprint Code HBP;FLU
# Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
1 NDC:11523-1305-1 1 in 1 CARTON
1 10 in 1 BLISTER PACK
2 NDC:11523-1305-2 2 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 08/31/2000
Labeler - MSD Consumer Care, Inc. (968091715)

Revised: 8/2013
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Version: 1
Effective Time: 20130829
MSD Consumer Care, Inc.