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TheraFlu Severe Cold Non-Drowsy Caplets (Novartis Consumer)
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(in each caplet) Purpose:
Acetaminophen 500 mg Pain reliever/Fever reducer
Uses: temporarily relieves:
· minor aches and pains · minor sore throat pain · nasal and sinus congestion
· cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation
Alcohol Warning: If you consume 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day, ask your doctor whether you should take acetaminophen or any other pain relievers/fever reducers. Acetaminophen may cause liver damage.
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.
· with any other product containing acetaminophen ( see Overdose Warning )
Ask a doctor before use if you have · heart disease · high blood pressure · thyroid disease · diabetes · glaucoma
· a breathing problem such as emphysema, asthma, or chronic bronchitis
· trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
· cough that occurs with smoking, too much phlegm (mucus) or chronic cough that lasts
When using this product · do not take more than directed
Stop use and ask a doctor if · nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occurs
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health care professional before use.
Keep out of reach of children.
Overdose Warning: Taking more than the recommended dose can cause serious health problems, including serious liver damage. 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.
Other Information: · each caplet contains: sodium 6 mg
Inactive Ingredients: colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, D&C Yellow 10 aluminum lake, FD&C Red 40 aluminum lake, FD&C Yellow 6 aluminum lake, gelatin, hydroxypropyl cellulose, hypromellose, lactose, magnesium stearate, methylparaben, polydextrose, polyethylene glycol, pregelatinized starch, titanium dioxide, triacetin
How Supplied: 12 coated caplets