PediaCare Multi-Symptom Cold Plus Acetaminophen Grape Flavor
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Do not exceed recommended dosage (see overdose warning): Do not use in infants. This product does not contain directions or complete warnings for adult use. Shake well before using. Use only the provided dosing cup. Find right dose on chart below. If possible, use weight to dose; otherwise, use age. If needed, repeat dose every 4 hours while symptoms last. Do not give more than 5 times in 24 hours. mL = milliliter. Weight (lbs) - Under 36. Age (yrs) - under 4. Dose (ml). - do not use. Weight (lbs.) - 36-47. Age (yrs.) - 4-5. Dose (ml) - do not use unless directed by a doctor. Weight (lbs.) - 48-95. Age (yrs.) - 6-11. Dose (ml) - 10ml. Other information: Dosage cup provided. Store at room temperature.
DescriptionPediaCare® Multi Symptom Cold Plus Acetaminophen Grape Flavor. Children 6-11. Fast acting. 100% Dedicated To Kids™. Fever & sore throat. Sneezing & runny nose. Cough & stuffy nose. Acetaminophen - fever reducer/pain reliever. Chlorpheniramine maleate - antihistamine. Dextromethorphan HBr - cough suppressant. Phenylephrine HCl - nasal decongestant.
Other DescriptionUses: Temporarily relieves the following cold/flu symptoms: Minor aches and pains. Headache. Sore throat. Stuffy nose. Cough. Sneezing and runny nose. Temporarily reduces fever. Dedicated to kids. PediaCare® medicines are specially designed for kids. PediaCare's® fever reducing and cough cold products come in kid-friendly flavors and forms, plus contain fast-acting ingredients. That's because medicine made for kids helps make getting better easier. PediaCare®. Helping Kids Feel Better™. Questions? 1-888-474-3099. Mon.-Fri. 8 am to 8 pm EST. pediacare.com. ©2014 Medtech Products Inc. A Prestige Brands Company.
IngredientsActive Ingredients (in each 5 ml) - Purpose. Acetaminophen 160 mg - Fever reducer/Pain reliever. Chlorpheniramine Maleate 1 mg - Antihistamine. Dextromethorphan HBr 5 mg - Cough Suppressant. Phenylephrine HCI 2.5 mg - Nasal Decongestant. Inactive Ingredients: Carboxymethylcellulose Sodium, Cellulose, Citric Acid, FD&C Blue No.1, FD&C Red No. 33, FD&C Red No. 40, Flavors, Glycerin, Purified Water, Sodium Benzoate, Sorbitol, Sucrose, Xanthan Gum.
WarningsTamper evident: do not use if printed safety seal on the bottle is broken or missing.
Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if your child takes: More than 5 doses in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount. With other drugs containing acetaminophen.
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.
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.
Do not use: To make a child sleepy.
In a child who is 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 child's prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before giving this product.
With any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or non-prescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist.
If the child is allergic to any of the ingredients in this product.
Ask a doctor before use if the child has: Glaucoma. Thyroid disease.
Diabetes. High blood pressure. Heart disease.
A breathing problem such as chronic bronchitis.
Persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with asthma.
Cough that occurs with excessive phlegm (mucus).
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if child is taking:
Sedatives or tranquilizers.
The blood thinning drug warfarin.
When using this product: Do not exceed recommended dosage (see overdose warning). May cause excitability, especially in children.
Marked drowsiness may occur.
Sedatives and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness.
Stop use and ask a doctor if: New symptoms occur.
Fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days.
Redness or swelling is present.
Pain, nasal congestion or cough gets worse or lasts more than 5 days.
Nervousness, dizziness or sleeplessness occur.
Cough comes back or occurs with rash or headache that lasts. These could be signs of a serious condition.
Keep out of reach of children.
Overdose warning: Taking more than the recommended dose (overdose) could cause serious health problems, including 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 even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.
DistributorMedtech Products Inc
Tarrytown, NY 10591