Vicks Nyquil Severe VapoCool Nighttime Cough, Cold and Flu Relief
When you have a cold, turn to Vicks NyQuil Cold & Flu Nighttime Relief Liquid medicine to relieve your sneezing, sore throat, headache, minor aches and pains, fever, runny nose, and cough to help you get the rest you need.
Active Ingredients: Acetaminophen - 650 mg (Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer), Dextromethorphan HBr - 20 mg (Cough Suppressant), Doxylamine Succinate - 12.5 mg (Antihistamine), Phenylephrine HCl - 10 mg (Nasal Decongestant)
Inactive Ingredients: Alcohol, Citric Acid, D&C Yellow No. 10, FD&C Blue No. 1, Flavor, Glycerin, Propylene Glycol, Purified Water, Saccharin Sodium, Sodium Benzoate, Sodium Chloride, Sodium Citrate, Sorbitol, Sucralose, Each 30 mL contains: sodium 81 mg
- Nasal Congestion
- Sinus Congestion & Pressure
- Sore Throat
- Chest Congestion
- Minor Aches & Pains
Take only as directed--see Overdose warning. Use dose cup or tablespoon (TBSP). Do not exceed 4 doses per 24 hours. Adults and children 12 years and over: 30 mL (2 TBSP) every 6 hours. Children 4 to under 12 years: Ask a doctor. Children under 4 years: Do 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: potassium 5 mg, sodium 38 mg. Store at room temperature.
LIVER WARNING: This product contains acetaminophen. 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
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
- 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
- A sodium-restricted diet
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. 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. 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. Tamper
evident: Do not use if printed shrinkband is missing or broken.
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.
Q: What’s the difference between NyQuil and NyQuil SEVERE?
A: NyQuil SEVERE delivers maximum symptom-fighting ingredients* to relieve your worst cold symptoms. Besides the active ingredients in NyQuil, NyQuil SEVERE contains 10 mg of phenylephrine HCl, a nasal decongestant. *Among OTC Cold and Flu medicines.