Temporarily relieves: cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation; runny nose and sneezing (NyQuil Cough only). NyQuil Cough: Cherry flavor. Alcohol 10%. DayQuil Cough: Alcohol-free. Antihistamine free.
Take NyQuil Cough or DayQuil Cough only as recommended. Use dose cup or tablespoon (TBSP). Do not exceed 4 doses per 24 hours. NyQuil Cough: Adults and children 12 years and over: 2 TBSP (30 mL) every 6 hours. Children under 12 years: Ask a doctor. DayQuil Cough: Adults and children 12 years and over: 2 TBSP (30 mL) every 6-8 hours. Children 6 to under 12 years: 1 TBSP (15 mL) every 6-8 hours. Children under 6 years: Ask a doctor. When using other DayQuil or NyQuil products, carefully read each label to insure correct dosing.
Do not use 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: glaucoma; breathing problems; chronic bronchitis; cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus); a persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, or emphysema; trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before using NyQuil Cough if you are taking sedatives or tranquilizers. When using these products, do not use more than directed. In addition, when using NyQuil Cough: excitability may occur, especially in children; marked drowsiness may occur; avoid alcoholic drinks; be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery; alcohol, sedatives and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness. Stop use and ask a doctor if: cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back or occurs with fever, 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. Quick medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms. Failure to follow these warnings could result in serious consequences.
NyQuil Cough: Each 15 mL Tablespoon: Dextromethorphan HBr 15 mg; Doxylamine Succinate 6.25 mg; DayQuil Cough: Each 15 mL Tablespoon: Dextromethorphan HBr 15 mg
NyQuil Cough: Alcohol; Citric Acid; FD&C Blue No. 1; FD&C Red No. 40; Flavor; High Fructose Corn Syrup; Polyethylene Glycol; Propylene Glycol; Purified Water; Saccharin Sodium; Sodium Citrate. DayQuil Cough: Citric Acid; D&C Yellow No. 10; FD&C Yellow No. 6; Flavor; High Fructose Corn Syrup; Polyethylene Glycol; Propylene Glycol; Purified Water; Saccharin Sodium; Sodium Citrate. Each Tablespoon of NyQuil Cough Contains: Sodium 17 mg; Each Tablespoon of DayQuil Cough Contains: Sodium 13 mg