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Theraflu Day/Night

Day/Night Value Pack Syrup

Cough and cold symptoms don’t stand a chance with Theraflu ExpressMax Daytime and Nighttime Severe Cold and Cough Syrup. Each dose of berry-flavored syrup provides you with maximum-strength medicines without needing a prescription, bringing you the warming relief you need during all hours of the day.

Dosing Information & Directions

For Theraflu ExpressMax Daytime Severe Cold and Cough Syrup and Theraflu ExpressMax Nighttime Severe Cold and Cough Syrup:

Adults and children over the age of 12 should take 30mL every 4 hours, using the dosing cup provided to treat symptoms of a severe cold and cough.

Children under 12 should not take Theraflu ExpressMax Daytime Severe Cold & Cough Syrup or Theraflu ExpressMax Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough Syrup.

Do not take more than 5 doses in a 24 hour period unless directed by a doctor.

Product Details

  • Product Benefits

    For Theraflu ExpressMax Daytime Severe Cold & Cough Syrup:

    Uses:

    • Temporarily relieves these symptoms due to a cold:
      • Minor aches and pains
      • Minor sore throat pain
      • Headache
      • Nasal and sinus congestion
      • Cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation
    • Temporarily reduces fever

     

    For Theraflu ExpressMax Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough Syrup:

    Uses:

    • Temporarily relieves these symptoms due to a cold:
      • Minor aches and pains
      • Minor sore throat pain
      • Headache
      • Nasal and sinus congestion
      • Runny nose
      • Sneezing
      • Itchy nose or throat
      • Itchy, watery eyes due to hay fever
      • Cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation
    • Temporarily reduces fever

       

  • Directions for Use

    For Theraflu ExpressMax Daytime Severe Cold & Cough Syrup and Theraflu ExpressMax Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough Syrup:

    • Do not use more than directed
    • Age: Adults and children 12 years of age and over, Dose: 30 mL
    • Age: Children under 12 years of age, Dose: Do not use
    • Take every 4 hoursin dosing cup provided, while symptoms persist. 
    • Measure the dose correctly using the enclosed dosing cup

    Do not take more than 5 doses (150 mL) in 24 hours unless directed by a doctor.

  • Ingredients

    For Theraflu ExpressMax Daytime Severe Cold & Cough Syrup:

    Active Ingredients:

    • Acetaminophen (pain reliever/fever reducer) – 650mg
    • Dextromethorphan HBr (cough suppressant) – 20 mg
    • Phenylephrine HCl (nasal decongestant) – 10 mg

    Inactive Ingredients:

    Acesulfame potassium, anhydrous citric acid, edetate disodium, FD&C blue no. 1, FD&C red no. 40, flavors, glycerine, maltitol solution, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium benzoate, sodium citrate

    For Theraflu ExpressMax Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough Syrup:

    Active Ingredients:

    • Acetaminophen (pain reliever/fever reducer) – 650 mg
    • Diphenhydramine HCl (antihistamine/cough suppressant) – 25 mg
    • Phenylephrine HCl (decongestant) – 10 mg

    Inactive Ingredients:

    Acesulfame potassium, anhydrous citric acid, edetate disodium, FD&C blue no. 1, FD&C red no. 40, flavors, glycerine, maltitol solution, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium benzoate, sodium citrate

  • Product warnings/Advisory Information

    For Theraflu ExpressMax Daytime Severe Cold & Cough Syrup:

    Warnings
    Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if you take:

    • More than 4,000 mg of acetaminophen in 24 hours
    • 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:

    • In a child under 12 years of age
    • If you are allergic to acetaminophen
    • 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
    • Glaucoma
    • Trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
    • Cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
    • Cough that lasts or is chronic such as occurs with smoking, asthma or emphysema

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

    • Taking the blood thinning drug warfarin

    When using this product

    • Avoid alcoholic drinks
    • Marked drowsiness may occur
    • 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:

    • Nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occurs
    • Fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
    • Redness or swelling is present
    • New symptoms occur
    • Pain, cough or nasal congestion gets worse or lasts more than 7 days
    • 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. Prompt medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.

    For Theraflu ExpressMax Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough Syrup:

    Warnings

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

    • More than 4,000 mg of acetaminophen in 24 hours
    • 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:

    • In a child under 12 years of age
    • If you are allergic to acetaminophen
    • With any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or nonprescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist.
    • With any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one used on the skin
    • 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 an enlarged prostate gland
    • A breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis
    • Cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
    • Cough that lasts or is chronic such as occurs with smoking, asthma or emphysema

    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 exceed recommended dosage
    • Avoid alcoholic drinks
    • Marked drowsiness may occur
    • 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:

    • Nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occurs
    • Fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
    • Redness or swelling is present
    • New symptoms occur
    • Pain, cough or nasal congestion gets worse or lasts more than 7 days
    • 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. Prompt medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.

  • FSA/HSA Eligibility

    Certain OTC products, including Theraflu, can be purchased using your HSA and FSA tax-preferred savings account. The CARES Act includes provisions to restore OTC eligibility under tax-preferred HSA and FSA accounts. Your health plan details may vary, so save your receipt and check with your benefits or health provider to confirm eligibility.

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