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Vicks NyQuil (The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company)

Available Formats

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LIQUID 236 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC (37000-550-08) Label Information
LIQUID 354 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC (37000-550-12) Label Information

Complete Vicks NyQuil Information


    Drug Facts


    Active ingredients
    (in each 30 mL dose cup)
    Dextromethorphan HBr 30 mg Cough suppressant
    Doxylamine succinate 12.5 mg Antihistamine

  • Uses

    temporarily relieves cold symptoms:

    • cough
    • runny nose and sneezing

  • Warnings

    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.
    • to make a child sleep

    Ask a doctor before use if you have
    • glaucoma
    • excessive phlegm (mucus)
    • a breathing problem or chronic cough that lasts or as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis or emphysema
    • trouble urinating due to enlarged prostate gland
    • a sodium-restricted diet

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking sedatives or tranquilizers.

    When using this product
    • do not use more than directed
    • 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.

  • Directions

    • use dose cup or tablespoon (TBSP)
    • do not exceed 4 doses per 24 hrs
    adults & children 12 yrs & over 30 mL (2 TBSP) every 6 hrs
    children 4 to under 12 yrs ask a doctor
    children under 4 yrs do not use
    • when using other DayQuil® or NyQuil products, carefully read each label to insure correct dosing

  • Other information

    • each 30 mL dose cup contains: sodium 36 mg
    • store at room temperature

  • Inactive ingredients

    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

  • Questions?



    Dist. by
    Procter & Gamble,
    Cincinnati OH 45202.

  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 354 ml Bottle Label

    50% MORE
    than our
    8 oz size




    Doxylamine, Dextromethorphan

    • Sneezing, Runny Nose
    • Cough

    Nighttime Cough Relief

    Alcohol 10%

    12 FL OZ
    (354 ml)

    PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 354 ml Bottle Label

    dextromethorphan hydrobromide and doxylamine succinate liquid
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:37000-550
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide (UNII: 9D2RTI9KYH) (Dextromethorphan - UNII:7355X3ROTS) Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 30 mg  in 30 mL
    Doxylamine succinate (UNII: V9BI9B5YI2) (Doxylamine - UNII:95QB77JKPL) Doxylamine succinate 12.5 mg  in 30 mL
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    alcohol (UNII: 3K9958V90M)  
    citric acid monohydrate (UNII: 2968PHW8QP)  
    FD&C Blue No. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
    FD&C Red No. 40 (UNII: WZB9127XOA)  
    high fructose corn syrup (UNII: XY6UN3QB6S)  
    polyethylene glycols (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    propylene glycol (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    water (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    saccharin sodium (UNII: SB8ZUX40TY)  
    sodium citrate (UNII: 1Q73Q2JULR)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color RED Score     
    Shape Size
    Flavor CHERRY Imprint Code
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:37000-550-08 236 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2 NDC:37000-550-12 354 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH FINAL part341 06/22/2011
    Labeler - The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company (004238200)