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Theraflu®

Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough Syrup

Theraflu® ExpressMax® Nighttime Severe Cold Cough Syrup

POWERFUL SYMPTOM RELIEF FOR MUCH NEEDED SHUT-EYE

Turn on severe cold and flu symptom relief and turn off the lights. Get warming nighttime relief with a berry-flavored syrup that combines maximum-strength* medicines available without a prescription.

Nasal Congestion

Nasal Congestion

Cough

Cough

Body Aches

Body Aches

Sore Throat Pain

Sore Throat Pain

Fever

Fever

Sneezing

Sneezing *Nighttime Only

Headache

Headache

Sinus Congestion

Sinus Congestion

Runny Nose

Runny Nose *Nighttime Only

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
Active ingredients Amount Purposes
Acetaminophen 650 mg Pain reliever/fever reducer
Dextromethorphan HCI 25 mg Antihistamine/Cough suppressant
Phenylephrine HCl 10 mg Nasal decongestant
ACTIVE INGREDIENTS
Acetaminophen
Dextromethorphan HCl
Phenylephrine HCl
AMOUNT
650 mg
25 mg
10 mg
PURPOSES
Pain reliever/fever reducer
Antihistamine/Cough suppressant
Nasal decongestant

Other information

  • Each 30 mL contains: potassium 25 mg, sodium 17 mg
  • Store at controlled room temperature 20-25°C (68-77°F).

Inactive ingredients

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

Questions or Comments? Call 1-800-452-0051

Directions

  • Do not use more than directed
  • Measure the dose correctly using the enclosed dosing cup
  • Take every 4 hours in dosing cup provided, while symptoms persist
  • Do not take more than 5 doses (150 mL) in 24 hours unless directed by a doctor
  • Age: Adults and children 12 years of age and over, Dose: 30 mL
  • Age: Children under 12 years of age, Dose: Do not use      
 

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
  • 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 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.