Cough and cold:
Indications for: CHILDREN’S NYQUIL COLD & COUGH
Cough, sneezing, rhinorrhea.
Adults and Children:
<6yrs: not recommended. 6–11yrs: 15mL. ≥12yrs: 30mL. All: repeat every 6 hours; max 4 doses/24 hours.
CHILDREN’S NYQUIL COLD & COUGH Contraindications:
During or within 14 days of MAOIs.
CHILDREN’S NYQUIL COLD & COUGH Warnings/Precautions:
GI or GU obstruction. Glaucoma. Asthma. Lower respiratory disorders. Sodium-restricted diet. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.
CHILDREN’S NYQUIL COLD & COUGH Classification:
Antihistamine + antitussive.
CHILDREN’S NYQUIL COLD & COUGH Interactions:
See Contraindications. Hypertensive crisis with MAOIs. Avoid alcohol. Increased CNS effects with other CNS depressants.
Drowsiness, anticholinergic effects, excitability in children.