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Advil Multi-Symptom Cold and Flu

Advil Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu relieves your worst cold and flu symptoms with just one pill, so you can power through your day.

The only cold and flu medicine uniquely formulated with a combination of three active ingredients, including the number one doctor-recommended ingredient for treating flu symptoms†, ibuprofen, plus phenylephrine and chlorpheniramine, Advil Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu helps you power through sickness when it strikes. One single dose provides powerful relief of your toughest cold and flu symptoms, including headache, fever, body aches, sinus pressure, nasal congestion, runny nose, sneezing and nasal swelling.

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Advil Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu
  • Uses

    Temporarily relieves these symptoms associated with the common cold or flu:

    • Headache
    • Fever
    • Body aches
    • Sinus pressure
    • Nasal congestion
    • Runny nose
    • Sneezing
    • Nasal swelling
  • Dosage

    12 years of age and older:

    • Take one tablet every 4 hours while symptoms persist. Do not take more than 6 tablets in any 24-hour period unless directed by a doctor.

    Under 12 years of age:

    • Do not use, because this product contains too much medication for children under this age.
  • Ingredients

    Active ingredient:

    • Ibuprofen 200mg (NSAID)*
    • Phenylephrine HCI 10mg
    • Chlorpheniramine Maleate 4mg
    • *Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

    Inactive Ingredients:

    • Acesulfame potassium, artificial flavors, carnauba wax, colloidal silicon dioxide, corn starch, croscarmellose sodium, glycerin, glyceryl dibehenate, hypromellose, lactic acid, lecithin, maltodextrin, medium-chain triglycerides, microcrystalline cellulose, pharmaceutical ink, polydextrose, polyvinyl alcohol, pregelatinized starch, propyl gallate, silicon dioxide, sucralose, synthetic iron oxide, talc, titanium dioxide, triacetin, xanthan gum

    Use as directed. Read complete warnings and information.

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  • Potential Health Effects

    This product is indicated for adults and children ages 12 and older. Children under 12 should not take this product without first consulting a doctor. Do not take more than 6 tablets in 24 hours unless instructed to do so by a doctor. This product contains ibuprofen, which may cause allergic reaction, especially in those allergic to aspirin. This product contains an NSAID, which may cause severe stomach bleeding. 

    See product label for full product information and warnings.

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Count 300

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Key feature Easy to swallow

Ingredient Ibuprofen

Easy to swallow

Fast-acting

Duration Up to 6h

Dosage 1 tablet every 4 - 6 hours. If symptoms persist, 2 may be used. Do not exceed 6 tablets in 24h unless directed by a doctor. Under 12 y/o: Ask a doctor.

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Count 200

Form Capsules

Key feature Small and easy to swallow

Ingredient Liquid Ibuprofen

Easy to swallow

Fast-acting

Duration Up to 6h

Dosage 1 capsule every 4 - 6 hours. If symptoms persist, 2 may be used. Do not exceed 6 capsules in 24h unless directed by a doctor. Under 12 y/o: Ask a doctor.

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Key feature Easy open cap

Ingredient Ibuprofen

Fast-acting

Duration Up to 6h

Dosage 1 tablet every 4 - 6 hours. If symptoms persist, 2 may be used. Do not exceed 6 tablets in 24h unless directed by a doctor. Under 12 y/o: Ask a doctor.

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Form Caplets

Key feature Long-lasting

Ingredient Ibuprofen / Acetaminophen

Fast-acting

Duration Up to 8h

Dosage 2 caplets every 8 hours. Do not exceed 6 caplets in 24h unless directed by a doctor. Under 12 y/o: Ask a doctor.

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Key feature Fast-acting

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Easy to swallow

Fast-acting

Duration Up to 6h

Dosage Take 2 capsules at bedtime. Do not take more than 2 capsules in 24h.

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