Physicians care cold and cough tablet, film coated

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Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each tablet)

Acetaminophen 325 mg

Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 15mg

Guaifenesin 200mg

Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 5mg


Pain reliever/ fever reducer

Cough suppressant


Nasal decongestant


Temporarily relieves these cold symptoms

  • cough
  • sore throat
  • minor aches and pains
  • headache
  • nasal congestion
  • helps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial secretions to make coughs more productive

Temporarily reduces fever.


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Liver warning:This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if you take:

  • more than 8 tablets in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount for this product
  • with other drugs containing acetaminophen
  • 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product

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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.
  • with any other product containing any of the above active ingredients
  • 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

  • liver disease
  • heart disease
  • high blood pressure
  • thyroid disease
  • diabetes
  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
  • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
  • chronic cough that lasts as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis or emphysema

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

  • taking sedatives or tranquilizers
  • taking the blood thinning drug warfarin

When using this product

  • do not use more than directed
  • excitability may occur, especially in children
  • marked drowsiness may occur
  • alcohol, sedatives and tranquilizers may increase the drowsiness effect
  • avoid alcoholic drinks
  • be careful driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • new symptoms occur
  • redness or swelling is present
  • pain or nasal congestion gets worse or lasts for more than 7 days
  • fever gets worse or lasts for more than 3 days
  • you get nervous, dizzy or sleepless
  • cough comes back or occurs with rash or headache that lasts. These could be signs of a serious condition.

Otc - pregnancy or breast feeding section

If pregnant or breast-feeding,ask a health professional before use.

Otc - keep out of reach of children section

Keep out of reach of children.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.


Adults and children: (12 years and older)

Take 2 tablets with water every 6- 8 hours as needed. Do not take more than 8 tablets in 24 hours.

Children under 12 years:

Do not give to children under 12 years of age.

Other information

  • store at room temperature 59-86F (15-30C)
  • avoid excessive heat and humidity
  • tamper evident sealed packets
  • do not use any opened or torn packets

Inactive ingredients

croscarmellose sodium*, hypromellose*, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol*, povidone*, sodium starch glycolate*, starch, stearic acid.

*may contain

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Ingredients and appearance - Product information

Physicians care cold and cough tablet, film coated- Acetaminophen, dextromethorphan hydrobromide, guaifenesin, phenylephrine hydrochloride

Product information

Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC: 47682-140
Route of Administration Oral

Active Ingredient/Active Moiety

Ingredient Name Strength
Acetaminophen ( UNII: 362O9ITL9D)( Acetaminophen - UNII: 362O9ITL9D ) 325 mgin 1
Dextromethorphan hydrobromide ( UNII: 9D2RTI9KYH)( Dextromethorphan - UNII: 7355X3ROTS ) 15 mgin 1
Guaifenesin ( UNII: 495W7451VQ)( Guaifenesin - UNII: 495W7451VQ ) 200 mgin 1
Phenylephrine hydrochloride ( UNII: 04JA59TNSJ)( Phenylephrine - UNII: 1WS297W6MV ) 5 mgin 1

Inactive Ingredients

Ingredient Name Code
Cellulose, microcrystalline ( UNII: OP1R32D61U)
Povidone ( UNII: FZ989GH94E)
Stearic acid ( UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)

Product Characteristics

Color white (white) Shape ROUND (ROUND)
Size 12 mm Score 1
Imprint Code FR;12

Marketing Information

Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Territorial Authority Marketing Start Date
OTC monograph final part341 USA

Labeler - Unifirst First Aid Corporation( 832947092)

425r physicians care-cold and cough label

Physicians Care®
Cold and Cough
Cold, Cough and Flu Relief
Acetaminophen 325mg
Dextromethorphan HBr 15mg
Guaifenesin 200mg
Phenylephrine HCl 5mg
Coated Tablets
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