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Brand name: Cold and Flu Day/Night (Cipla) TM

Active ingredients: paracetamol + pseudoephedrine + chlorphenamine, paracetamol + codeine + pseudoephedrine

What it is used for

Temporary symptomatic relief of rhinorrhoea, nasal congestion, headache, myalgia and fever in patient aged 12 years and over. The night tablets also provide temporary symptomatic relief from sneezing and itchy watery eyes.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

This medicine is a pack that contains more than one part.

Part 1: Tablet, uncoated

Pink coloured, circular, flat, beveled edge uncoated tablet, having central breakline on one side and plain on the other side

How to take this medicine: Oral

Part 2: Tablet, uncoated

white circular flat bevelled edge uncoated tablet plain on both sides

How to take this medicine: Oral

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Storage instructions

  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Shelf lifetime is 24 Months.

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

Over 65?

This medicine contains the active ingredients:

If you are over 65 years of age, there may be specific risks and recommendations for use of this medicine. Please discuss your individual circumstances with your pharmacist, doctor or health professional. For more information read our page on medication safety for older people.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient paracetamol + pseudoephedrine + chlorphenamine

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

For the active ingredient paracetamol + codeine + pseudoephedrine

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

Download leaflet

For side effects, taking other medicines and more

Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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