What are the ingredients in Theraflu Daytime?


  • Acetaminophen (pain reliever/fever reducer) – 650 mg.
  • Dextromethorphan HBr (cough suppressant) – 20 mg.
  • Phenylephrine HCl (nasal decongestant) – 10 mg.

What ingredients does Theraflu have?

Theraflu Flu & Cough

  • Generic name: acetaminophen, chlorpheniramine, dextromethorphan, and pseudoephedrine (a SEET a MIN oh fen, KLOR fen EER a meen, DEX troe meth OR fan, SOO doe ee FED rin)
  • Acetaminophen is a pain reliever and fever reducer.

Does Theraflu Daytime keep you awake?

Dizziness, drowsiness, headache, nausea, nervousness, or trouble sleeping may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, contact your doctor or pharmacist promptly.

What is the main ingredient in cold medicine?

The most common OTC cough suppressant is dextromethorphan. It’s the active ingredient in medicines such as: Triaminic Cold and Cough.

What is the difference between Theraflu daytime and nighttime?

The daytime formula treats: nasal congestion, sore throat, cough, headache, body ache, fever and sinus congestion. The nighttime formula treats: sore throat, cough, headache, body ache, fever, runny nose and sneezing.

Does Theraflu contain pseudoephedrine?

Pseudoephedrine is a decongestant. Theraflu (pseudoephedrine) Cold & Cough is a combination medicine used to treat headache, fever, body aches, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, sneezing, or sinus pressure caused by the flu or common cold.

What does Theraflu Daytime do?

Theraflu Daytime Severe Cold is a combination medicine used to treat headache, fever, body aches, stuffy nose, and sinus congestion caused by allergies, the common cold, or the flu. Theraflu Daytime Severe Cold may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.

What ingredient in Theraflu makes you sleepy?

Theraflu Nighttime Severe Cold And Cough (Acetaminophen / Diphenhydramine / Phenylephrine) doesn’t stop coughing, but drinking warm water will help sooth your throat. The antihistamine (diphenhydramine) can make you feel groggy the next morning.