DayQuil Cough

DayQuil Cough treats cough due to the common cold. Do not use for more than 7 days without talking to your healthcare provider.

DayQuil Cough Overview


DayQuil Cough is an over the counter medication used to treat a cough due to the common cold. DayQuil Cough contains dextromethorphan, and belongs to a group of drugs called antitussives. These work to block cough signals and reduce the urge to cough.

This medication comes in a liquid form and is usually taken every 6 to 8 hours as needed, with or without food.

Common side effects of DayQuil Cough includes nervousness and excitement.

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DayQuil Cough Drug Class

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