Drug Facts

Comtrex Cold & Cough Multi-Symptom Day
Active ingredients (in each caplet)
Acetaminophen 325 mg. . . . . . . . . . . . Pain reliever/fever reducer
Dextromethorphan HBr 10 mg. . . . . . . . . . . . .Cough suppressant
Phenylephrine HCl 5 mg. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Nasal decongestant

Comtrex Cold & Cough Multi-Symptom Night
Active ingredients (in each caplet)
Acetaminophen 325 mg. . . . . . . . . . . . Pain reliever/fever reducer
Chlorpheniramine maleate 2 mg. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Antihistamine
Dextromethorphan HBr 10 mg. . . . . . . . . . . . .Cough suppressant
Phenylephrine HCl 5 mg. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Nasal decongestant

Uses
• temporarily relieves these common cold/flu symptoms:
• headache
• minor aches and pains
• nasal congestion
• sinus congestion and pressure
• sore throat
• cough
• sneezing and runny nose (Cold Night only)
• helps clear nasal passages
• temporarily reduces fever
• promotes nasal and sinus drainage (Cold Day only)
• relieves cough to help you sleep (Cold Night only)

Warnings
Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. The maximum daily dose of this product is 10 caplets (3,250 mg acetaminophen) in 24 hours. 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

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:
• diabetes
• high blood pressure
• heart disease
• thyroid disease
• liver disease
• trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
• persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, or emphysema
• cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
• glaucoma (Cold Night only)
• a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis (Cold Night only)

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are:
• taking the blood thinning drug warfarin
• taking sedatives or tranquilizers (Cold Night only)

When using this product
• do not exceed recommended dosage
• avoid alcoholic drinks (Cold Night only)
• marked drowsiness may occur (Cold Night only)
• alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness (Cold Night only)
• excitability may occur, especially in children (Cold Night only)
• be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery (Cold Night only)

Stop use and ask a doctor if
• fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
• new symptoms occur
• nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occur
• pain, nasal congestion, or cough gets worse or lasts more than 7 days
• a persistent cough may be a sign of a serious condition. If cough persists for more than 1 week, tends to recur, or is accompanied by fever, rash, or persistent headache, consult a doctor.
• redness or swelling is present

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.

Overdose warning: Taking more than the recommended dose (overdose) may cause liver damage. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away. Quick medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.