NDC 72288-603 Basic Care Daytime Severe Cold And Flu
Acetaminophen, Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide, Guaifenesin, Phenylephrine Hydrochloride Solution Oral

Product Information

Basic Care Daytime Severe Cold And Flu is a human over the counter drug product labeled by Amazon.com Services Llc. The generic name of Basic Care Daytime Severe Cold And Flu is acetaminophen, dextromethorphan hydrobromide, guaifenesin, phenylephrine hydrochloride. The product's dosage form is solution and is administered via oral form.

Product Code72288-603
Proprietary Name What is the Proprietary Name?
The proprietary name also known as the trade name is the name of the product chosen by the medication labeler for marketing purposes.
Basic Care Daytime Severe Cold And Flu
Non-Proprietary Name What is the Non-Proprietary Name?
The non-proprietary name is sometimes called the generic name. The generic name usually includes the active ingredient(s) of the product.
Acetaminophen, Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide, Guaifenesin, Phenylephrine Hydrochloride
Product Type What kind of product is this?
Indicates the type of product, such as Human Prescription Drug or Human Over the Counter Drug. This data element matches the “Document Type” field of the Structured Product Listing.
Human Otc Drug
Dosage FormSolution - A clear, homogeneous liquid1 dosage form that contains one or more chemical substances dissolved in a solvent or mixture of mutually miscible solvents.
Administration Route(s) What are the Administration Route(s)?
The translation of the route code submitted by the firm, indicating route of administration.
  • Oral - Administration to or by way of the mouth.
Product Labeler Information What is the Labeler Name?
Name of Company corresponding to the labeler code segment of the Product NDC.
Amazon.com Services Llc
Labeler Code72288
FDA Application Number What is the FDA Application Number?
This corresponds to the NDA, ANDA, or BLA number reported by the labeler for products which have the corresponding Marketing Category designated. If the designated Marketing Category is OTC Monograph Final or OTC Monograph Not Final, then the Application number will be the CFR citation corresponding to the appropriate Monograph (e.g. “part 341”). For unapproved drugs, this field will be null.
Marketing Category What is the Marketing Category?
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OTC MONOGRAPH FINAL - A product marketed pursuant to a final Over-the-Counter (OTC) Drug Monograph.
Start Marketing Date What is the Start Marketing Date?
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Listing Expiration Date What is the Listing Expiration Date?
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Exclude Flag What is the NDC Exclude Flag?
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NDC Code Structure

What are the uses for Basic Care Daytime Severe Cold And Flu?

Product Characteristics

Color(s)ORANGE (C48331 - CLEAR)
Flavor(s)FRUIT (C73389)
MENTHOL (C73403)

Product Packages

NDC 72288-603-34

Package Description: 237 mL in 1 BOTTLE

NDC 72288-603-40

Package Description: 355 mL in 1 BOTTLE

Product Details

What are Basic Care Daytime Severe Cold And Flu Active Ingredients?

An active ingredient is the substance responsible for the medicinal effects of a product specified by the substance's molecular structure or if the molecular structure is not known, defined by an unambiguous definition that identifies the substance. Each active ingredient name is the preferred term of the UNII code submitted.
  • ACETAMINOPHEN 325 mg/15mL - Analgesic antipyretic derivative of acetanilide. It has weak anti-inflammatory properties and is used as a common analgesic, but may cause liver, blood cell, and kidney damage.
  • DEXTROMETHORPHAN HYDROBROMIDE 10 mg/15mL - Methyl analog of DEXTRORPHAN that shows high affinity binding to several regions of the brain, including the medullary cough center. This compound is an NMDA receptor antagonist (RECEPTORS, N-METHYL-D-ASPARTATE) and acts as a non-competitive channel blocker. It is one of the widely used ANTITUSSIVES, and is also used to study the involvement of glutamate receptors in neurotoxicity.
  • GUAIFENESIN 200 mg/15mL - An expectorant that also has some muscle relaxing action. It is used in many cough preparations.
  • PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 5 mg/15mL - An alpha-1 adrenergic agonist used as a mydriatic, nasal decongestant, and cardiotonic agent.

Basic Care Daytime Severe Cold And Flu Active Ingredients UNII Codes

NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk

What is RxNorm? RxNorm is a normalized naming system for generic and branded drugs that assigns unique concept identifier(s) known as RxCUIs to NDC products.The NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk for this produdct indicates multiple concept unique identifiers (RXCUIs) are associated with this product:
  • RxCUI: 1369842 - acetaminophen 325 MG / dextromethorphan HBr 10 MG / guaiFENesin 200 MG / phenylephrine HCl 5 MG in 15 mL Oral Solution
  • RxCUI: 1369842 - acetaminophen 21.7 MG/ML / dextromethorphan hydrobromide 0.667 MG/ML / guaifenesin 13.3 MG/ML / phenylephrine hydrochloride 0.333 MG/ML Oral Solution
  • RxCUI: 1369842 - acetaminophen 325 MG / dextromethorphan HBr 10 MG / guaifenesin 200 MG / phenylephrine HCl 5 MG per 15 ML Oral Solution
  • RxCUI: 1369842 - acetaminophen 650 MG / dextromethorphan HBr 20 MG / guaifenesin 400 MG / phenylephrine HCl 10 MG per 30 ML Oral Solution
  • RxCUI: 1369842 - APAP 21.7 MG/ML / Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 0.667 MG/ML / Guaifenesin 13.3 MG/ML / Phenylephrine Hydrochloride 0.333 MG/ML Oral Solution

Basic Care Daytime Severe Cold And Flu Inactive Ingredients UNII Codes

The inactive ingredients are all the component of a medicinal product OTHER than the active ingredient(s). The acronym "UNII" stands for “Unique Ingredient Identifier” and is used to identify each inactive ingredient present in a product.

Pharmacologic Class(es)

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Basic Care Daytime Severe Cold And Flu Labeling and Warnings

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Table of Contents

Active Ingredients (In Each 15 Ml)

Acetaminophen 325 mg

Dextromethorphan HBr 10 mg

Guaifenesin 200 mg

Phenylephrine HCl 5 mg


Pain reliever/fever reducer

Cough suppressant


Nasal decongestant


temporarily relieves common cold/flu symptoms:

  • •nasal congestion
  • •sinus congestion and pressure
  • •cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation
  • •minor aches and pains
  • •headache
  • •fever
  • •sore throat
  • •reduces swelling of nasal passages
  • •temporarily restores freer breathing through the nose
  • •promotes nasal and/or sinus drainage
  • •helps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial secretions to rid the bronchial passageways of bothersome mucus and make coughs more productive


Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if

  • •adult takes more than 4,000 mg of acetaminophen in 24 hours
  • •child takes more than 5 doses in 24 hours
  • •taken with other drugs containing acetaminophen
  • •adult has 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product
  • Allergy alert: Acetaminophen may cause severe skin reactions. Symptoms may include:

    • •skin reddening
    • •blisters
    • •rash
    • If a skin reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.

      Sore throat warning: If sore throat is severe, persists for more than 2 days, is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash, nausea, or vomiting, consult a doctor promptly.

Do Not Use

  • •with any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or nonprescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist.
  • •if you are now taking a prescription monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) (certain drugs for depression, psychiatric, or emotional conditions, or Parkinson’s disease), or for 2 weeks after stopping the MAOI drug. If you do not know if your prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product.
  • •if you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients

Ask A Doctor Before Use If You Have

  • •liver disease
  • •heart disease
  • •thyroid disease
  • •diabetes
  • •high blood pressure
  • •trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
  • •cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
  • •persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, or emphysema

Ask A Doctor Or Pharmacist Before Use If You Are

taking the blood thinning drug warfarin

When Using This Product

do not use more than directed

Stop Use And Ask A Doctor If

  • •you get nervous, dizzy or sleepless
  • •pain, nasal congestion, or cough gets worse or lasts more than 5 days (children) or 7 days (adults)
  • •fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
  • •redness or swelling is present
  • •new symptoms occur
  • •cough comes back or occurs with rash or headache that lasts. These could be signs of a serious condition.

If Pregnant Or Breast-Feeding,

ask a health professional before use.

Keep Out Of Reach Of Children.

Overdose warning: In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away (1-800-222-1222). Quick medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.


  • •take only as directed – see Overdose warning
  • •only use the dose cup provided
  • •do not exceed 4 doses per 24 hrs
  • adults & children 12 yrs & over

    30 mL every 4 hrs

    children 6 to under 12 yrs

    15 mL every 4 hrs

    children 4 to under 6 yrs

    ask a doctor

    children under 4 yrs

    do not use

Other Information

  • each 15 mL contains: sodium 6 mg
  • •store at 20-25°C (68-77°F). Do not refrigerate.

Inactive Ingredients

butylated hydroxyanisole, edetate disodium, FD&C yellow #6, flavor, glycerin, menthol, monobasic sodium phosphate, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol, purified water, saccharin sodium, sucrose, xanthan gum

Questions Or Comments?


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Multi-Symptom Relief

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Daytime Severe Cold & Flu


Dextromethorphan HBr


Phenylephrine HCl

Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer

Nasal Decongestant

Cough Suppressant



Original Flavor

12 FL OZ (355 mL)

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