Healthdirect Free Australian health advice you can count on.

Medical problem? Call 1800 022 222. If you need urgent medical help, call triple zero immediately

healthdirect Australia is a free service where you can talk to a nurse or doctor who can help you know what to do.

beginning of content

Brand name: Codral Day and Night Cold and Flu TM

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

What it is used for

For temporary relief from symptoms of colds and flu, including runny nose, nasal congestion, headache and body aches and pains. Reduces fever

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, film coated

Orange, film-coated, round tablet embossed with "n" on one face and plain on the other face.

How to take this medicine: Oral

Part 2: Tablet, film coated

Red-brown, film-coated, capsule-shaped tablet embossed with "85" on one face and plain on the other face.

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 3 Years.

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.

Back to top back to top

Need more information?

These trusted information partners have more on this topic.

Top results

Codral Original Day & Night Cold & Flu Tablets - myDr.com.au

Codral Original Day & Night Cold & Flu Tablets - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

Read more on myDr – Consumer Medicine Information website

Codral Original Cold & Flu + Cough Day & Night Capsules - myDr.com.au

Codral Original Cold & Flu + Cough Day & Night Capsules - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

Read more on myDr – Consumer Medicine Information website

Codral Original Cold & Flu Tablets - myDr.com.au

Codral Original Cold & Flu Tablets - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

Read more on myDr – Consumer Medicine Information website

Healthdirect 24hr 7 days a week hotline

24 hour health advice and information you can count on

1800 022 222

Government Accredited with over 140 information partners

We are a government-funded service, providing quality, approved health information

Australian Government, health department logo ACT Government logo New South Wales government, health department logo Northen Territory Government logo Government of South Australia, health department logo Tasmanian government logo Government of Western Australia, health department logo