Voluntary Recall of certain lots of liquid bottles of MUCINEX® FAST-MAX® Night Time Cold & Flu; MUCINEX® FAST-MAX® Cold & Sinus; MUCINEX® FAST-MAX® Severe Congestion & Cough and MUCINEX® FAST-MAX® Cold, Flu & Sore Throat because the over-the-counter medications, which correctly label the product on the front of the bottle and lists all active ingredients, may not have the correct corresponding drug facts label on the back.

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Since Maximum Strength Mucinex® D contains pseudoephedrine, federal regulations require that it be kept behind the pharmacy counter. Simply ask your pharmacist for a box.

Please note: in Oregon and Mississippi, a prescription is required.

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12 Hours

Mucinex® D

Relieves:

A Powerful Nasal Decongestant & Expectorant to Help Relieve Congestion

Take a deep breath. Breathe it all in. Stop and smell the roses. These aren’t so easy to do when your nose is so stuffed up and your chest is so congested. But Mucinex® D packs the power — for 12 hours — to relieve sinus pressure, unclog that stuffy nose and break up your excess mucus. The immediate-release layer starts to work quickly, while the extended-release layer of the unique bi-layer tablet provides relief for 12 hours.

Mucinex® D:

  • Clears nasal congestion
  • Relieves sinus congestion & pressure
  • Thins & loosens mucus
  • Works for 12 hours
  • Comes in 18- & 36-count packs

Use as directed.

For maximum relief in 1 tablet, try Maximum Strength Mucinex® D.

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  • Adults & Children 12 Years and older

    • dose cup 2 tablets every 12 hours

    • No more than 4 tablets in 24 hours

  • Children Under 12 Years

    • DO NOT USE

Active Ingredients (in each tablet)

Purposes

Guaifenesin 600 mg

Expectorant

Pseudoephedrine HCI 60 mg

Nasal Decongestant

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Recommended Dosage

Adults & Children 12 Years and older

2 tablets every 12 hours

Children Under 12 Years

DO NOT USE

Adults & Children 12 Years and older

1 tablet every 12 hours

Children Under 12 Years

DO NOT USE

Adults & Children 12 Years and older

20 mL (in dosing cup provided) every 4 hours

Children Under 12 Years

DO NOT USE

Adults & Children 12 Years and older

2 caplets every 4 hours

Children Under 12 Years

DO NOT USE

Adults & Children 12 Years and older

20 mL (in dosing cup provided) every 4 hours

Children Under 12 Years

DO NOT USE

Adults & Children 12 Years and older

2 caplets every 4 hours

Children Under 12 Years

DO NOT USE

Adults & Children 12 Years and older

1 packet every 4 hours. Dissolve contents of one packet into 8 oz of hot water and stir; sip while hot. Consume within 15 minutes.

Children Under 12 Years

DO NOT USE

Adults & Children 12 Years and older

20 mL (in dosing cup provided) every 4 hours

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DO NOT USE

Adults & Children 12 Years and older

2 caplets every 4 hours

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DO NOT USE

Active Ingredient

Guaifenesin 600 mg

Pseudoephedrine HCI 60 mg

Guaifenesin 1200 mg

Pseudoephedrine HCI 120 mg

Dextromethorphan HBr 20 mg

Guaifenesin 400 mg

Phenylephrine HCI 10 mg

Dextromethorphan HBr 10 mg

Guaifenesin 200 mg

Phenylephrine HCI 5 mg

Acetaminophen 650 mg

Dextromethorphan HBr 20 mg

Guaifenesin 400 mg

Phenylephrine HCI 10 mg

Acetaminophen 325 mg

Dextromethorphan HBr 10 mg

Guaifenesin 200 mg

Phenylephrine HCI 5 mg

Acetaminophen 650 mg

Dextromethorphan HBr 20 mg

Guaifenesin 400 mg

Phenylephrine HCI 10 mg

Acetaminophen 650 mg

Guaifenesin 400 mg

Phenylephrine HCI 10 mg

Acetaminophen 325 mg

Guaifenesin 200 mg

Phenylephrine HCI 5 mg

Chest Congestion

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Cough

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Sinus Pressure

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Stuffy Nose

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Runny Nose

Sore Throat

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Fever

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Headache

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Sneezing