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Theraflu Nighttime Severe Cold and Cough Medicine

Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough Hot Liquid Powder Medicine

Don’t let your symptoms follow you to bed. Enjoy the taste of honey lemon and the rest comes easy. Theraflu Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough Hot Liquid Powder Medicine delivers a warm wave of powerful relief that works on your worst cold and flu symptoms fast, including: nasal congestion, sneezing, cough, sinus congestion, headaches, body aches, sore throat, and fever.


Dosing Information & Directions

For adults and children over the age of 12, take one packet every 4 hours, while symptoms persist. Do not take more than 5 packets in 24 hours unless directed by a doctor.

Children under 12 years old should not take Theraflu Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough Hot Liquid Powder Medicine.


  • Dissolve contents of one packet into 8 oz. hot water.
  • If using a microwave, add contents of one packet to 8 oz. of cool water. Stir briskly before and after heating.
  • Sip while hot. Consume entire drink within 10-15 minutes.

Product Details

  • Product Benefits

    Temporarily relieves these  cold and/or flu symptoms:

    • 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


    • Do not use more than directed
    • While experiencing symptoms, take every 4 hours. Do not take more than 5 packets in 24 hours unless instructed by a healthcare provider. Adults and children aged 12 years and older, dose: 1 packet. Children aged 12 and under, do not use.
    • Pour contents of one packet into 8 oz. hot water, stir until dissolved.
    • If using cold water, add packet to 8 oz. of cool water and stir after heating
    • Consume while hot, within 10-15 minutes
    • Do not consume while over-heated; wait until drink is cool enough to sip
  • Ingredients

    Active ingredients

    Acetaminophen (pain reliever/fever reducer) – 650 mg

    Diphenhydramine HCl (antihistamine/cough suppressant) – 25 mg

    Phenylephrine HCl (nasal decongestant) – 10 mg


    Inactive ingredients

    Acesulfame potassium, anhydrous citric acid, aspartame, FD&C yellow no.6, flavors, maltodextrin, silicon dioxide, sodium citrate, sucrose, tribasic calcium phosphate

  • Product warnings/Advisory Information


    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
    • 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 Tea Infusions, 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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