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Brand name: Cold and Flu Day and Night (Pharmacy Choice) TM

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

What it is used for

Temporary relief of cold and flu symptoms. The day tablets relieve headache, body aches and pains, fever, nasal congestion and runny nose. The night tablets relieve headache, body aches and pains, fever, watery eyes, sneezing, nasal congestion and runny nose.

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 round tablet with breakline.

How to take this medicine: Oral

Part 2: Tablet, uncoated

Flat white round uncoated tablet.

How to take this medicine: Oral

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

Storage instructions

  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Lifetime is 2 Years.

Do I need a prescription?

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

Is this medicine subsidised?

This medicine may be subsidised which may make it cheaper. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.

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.

Disclaimer

The information about this medicine comes from trusted sources.

  • Therapeutic Good's Administration (TGA)
  • Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS)
  • GuildLink
  • DrugBank

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