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Brand name: Cold and Flu Relief Day and Night (Pharmacy Action) 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

A pink round tablet with break-line

How to take this medicine: Oral

Part 2: Tablet, uncoated

Flat, white tablets with bevelled edges.

How to take this medicine: Oral

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

Visual appearance

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Storage instructions

  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Shelf 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.

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.

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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