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Brand name: Cold and Flu plus Cough Day and Night (Pharmacy Action) TM

Active ingredients: paracetamol + chlorphenamine + dextromethorphan, paracetamol + phenylephrine + dextromethorphan

What it is used for

Temporary relief of cold and flu symptoms, including headaches, body aches and pains, blocked nose, runny nose and dry irritated coughs. Reduces fever.

How to take it

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

Part 1: Capsule, hard

Hard gelatin capsules of size '0' having white coloured body and red coloured cap contains white to off-white crystalline powder

The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.

Part 2: Capsule, hard

Hard gelatin capsule of size '0' having green coloured body and green cap contains white crystalline powder

The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.

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

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

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Storage instructions

  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Shelf lifetime is 36 Months.

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacy without prescription. It is Schedule 2 : Pharmacy 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.

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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