Fast Relief of:
Headache + Body Ache
Aspirin (pain reliever / fever reducer)
Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide (cough suppressant)
Doxylamine Succinate (antihistamine)
Phenylephrine Bitartrate (nasal decongestant)
(in each tablet)
Aspirin 500 mg. Pain reliever/fever reducer
Dextromethorphan HBr 10 mg. Cough suppressant
Doxylamine succinate 6.25 mg. Antihistamine
Phenylephrine bitartrate 7.8 mg. Nasal decongestant
temporarily relieves these symptoms due to a cold:
minor aches and pains
sinus congestion and pressure
temporarily reduces fever
Reye’s syndrome: Children and teenagers should not use this medicine for chicken pox or flu symptoms before a doctor is consulted about Reye’s syndrome, a rare but serious illness reported to be associated with aspirin.
Aspirin may cause a severe allergic reaction which may include:
Alcohol warning: If you consume 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day, ask your doctor whether you should take aspirin or other pain relievers/fever reducers. Aspirin may cause stomach bleeding.
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
if you are allergic to aspirin or any other pain reliever/fever reducer
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
stomach problems (such as heartburn, upset stomach, or stomach pain)
that last or come back
high blood pressure
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,
a sodium-restricted diet
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are:
taking a prescription drug for:
anticoagulation (blood thinning)
taking sedatives or tranquilizers
When using this product
do not exceed recommended dosage
may cause marked drowsiness
avoid alcholic drinks
alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery
excitability may occur, especially in children
Stop use and ask a doctor if
an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away.
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
ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs
cough comes back or occurs with rash or headache that lasts. These
could be signs of a serious condition.
nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occurs
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. It is especially important not to use aspirin during the last 3 months of pregnancy unless definitely directed to do so by a doctor because it may cause problems in the unborn child or complications during delivery.
Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
adults and children 12 years and over
take 2 tablets fully dissolved in 4 oz of water at bedtime (may be taken every 4 to 6 hours).
do not exceed 8 tablets in 24 hours or as directed by a doctor
children under 12 years
consult a doctor
each tablet contains: sodium 474 mg
phenylketonurics: contains phenylalanine 5.6 mg per tablet
store at room temperature. Avoid excessive heat.
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