Dimetapp® Cough Cold & Flu Daytime/Nightime liquid capsules provide a combination of specific day and night formulations in a single pack. The active ingredients in Dimetapp® Cough Cold & Flu Daytime/Nightime are encapsulated in a liquid capsule form, which is absorbed by your body to provide effective relief of the symptoms of cold and flu.
The day capsules provide non-drowsy, effective relief from:Headaches and fever Body aches and pains Sore throat Dry irritating cough
The night capsules provide relief from the major symptoms of cold and flu and also contain an antihistamine to relieve:Itchy, watery eyesRunny nose and sneezing
therefore allows a good night’s rest.
Who can use this productAdultsChildren 12 years and over Do not useIn children under 12 yearsIf capsule foil is brokenIf you are hypersensitive to any of the ingredientsWith other antihistaminesWith other products containing paracetamol, unless advised by a doctor or pharmacist
Active IngredientsEach DAY liquid capsule contains:Paracetamol 300mgDextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mg
Each NIGHT liquid capsule contains:Paracetamol 300mgDextromethorphan Hydrobromide 10mgDoxylamine Succinate 6.25mg
Dosage:How many | How often | Time between each dose | Maximum No. of DosesDAY: 2 orange capsules | Morning, Lunchtime & Afternoon | Every 4-6 hours (as necessary) |6 day & 2 night capsules in 24 hoursNIGHT: 2 blue capsules | Bedtime | Every 4-6 hours (as necessary) |6 day & 2 night capsules in 24 hours
When to stop: Adults after a few days. Children 12 years and over after 48 hours, except on medical advice.Keep to recommended dose. If an overdose is taken or suspected, stop use and ring the Poisons Information Centre (Australia 13 11 26) or go to a hospital straight away even if you feel well.
Caution: This medication is for the relief of minor and temporary ailments and should be used strictly as directed. If symptoms persist, see your doctor. Prolonged use without medical supervision could be harmful.
Night capsules only: May make you drowsy. If drowsy, do not drive a vehicle or operate machinery. Avoid alcohol.Do not use in children under 12 years. Store Below 25ºC.For additional information on precautions and warnings please refer to the carton.