Effervescent Orange Cold Relief by is a Otc medication manufactured, distributed, or labeled by CVS Pharmacy, Inc.. Drug facts, warnings, and ingredients follow.
Reye’s syndrome: Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should not use this product. When using this product, if changes in behavior with nausea and vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye’s syndrome, a rare but serious illness.
Allergy alert: Aspirin may cause a severe allergic reaction which may include: ■ hives ■ facial swelling ■ asthma (wheezing) ■ shock
Stomach bleeding warning: This product contains a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), which may cause severe stomach bleeding. The chance is higher if you
■ are age 60 or older ■ have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems ■ take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug ■ take other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others) ■ have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product ■ take more or for a longer time than directed
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.
■ if you have ever had an allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer
■ if you are allergic to aspirin ■ 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.
■ stomach bleeding warning applies to you ■ you have a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn ■ you have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, or kidney disease ■ you are taking a diuretic ■ you are taking sedatives or tranquilizers You have ■ glaucoma ■ diabetes ■ thyroid disease ■ trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland ■ a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis ■ been placed on a sodium-restricted diet
■ do not take more than 8 tablets (adults and children 12 years and over) in a 24-hour period or as directed by doctor.
■ do not use more than directed
■ you may get drowsy
■ avoid alcoholic drinks
■ excitability may occur, especially in children
■ alcohol, sedatives and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
■ be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery
■ you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding
■ feel faint ■ vomit blood ■ have bloody or black stools ■ have stomach pain that does not get better
■ an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away.
■ pain or nasal congestion gets worse or lasts more than 7 days
■ fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
■ new symptoms occur
■ redness or swelling is present
■ ringing in the ears or a loss of hearing occurs
■ nervousness, dizziness or sleeplessness occurs
|EFFERVESCENT ORANGE COLD RELIEF
aspirin, chlorpheniramine maleate, phenylephrine bitartrate tablet, effervescent
|Labeler - CVS Pharmacy, Inc. (062312574)|