Temporarily relieves common cold and flu symptoms:

• Nasal congestion
• Cough due to minor throat & bronchial irritation
• Sore throat
• Headache
• Minor aches & pains
• Fever


8   FL OZ (236 ml)

12   FL OZ (354 ml)

Also available in LiquiCaps™.

Package Information


• Take only as directed
• Use only the dose cup provided
• Do not exceed 4 doses per 24 hours

Adults and children 12 years and over

30 mL every 4 hours

Children 6 to under 12 years

15 mL every 4 hours

Children 4 to under 6 years

Ask a doctor

Children under 4 years

Do not use

When using other DayQuil™ or NyQuil™ products, carefully read each label to ensure correct dosing.


Active Ingredients (in each 15 mL) (Purpose)

Acetaminophen 325 mg (Pain reliever/fever reducer)

Dextromethorphan HBr 10 mg (Cough suppressant)

Phenylephrine HCl 5 mg (Nasal decongestant)

Inactive Ingredients

citric acid, FD&C yellow No. 6, flavor, glycerin, propylene glycol, purified water, saccharin sodium, sodium benzoate, sodium chloride, sodium citrate, sorbitol, sucralose, xantham gum

Other Information

• Each 15 mL contains: 46 mg sodium
• Store at room temperature
• Do not refrigerate

Ratings & Reviews

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3.69/5 (16)
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81% Recommended

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Seattle, WA
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What is the flavor of "orginal"?I am really curious becuase it Doesn't taste like "original"...

Yes, I recommend this product

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new york, NY
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great features

this product was amazing and i love it ....wooohoo

Yes, I recommend this product


Vicks Consumer Relations 08/13/15

I am happy to hear that the NyQuil Original did the trick! Thanks for the feedback, if you’d like to share more details, feel free to call us at (800) 362-1683.Tina, Vicks Team

*Your Location:
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
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Best Medicine for a cold!

If i ever get sick, Vicks NyQuil is my goto medicine of choice. It does the trick! Along with DayQuil for during the day, they both do a great job of relieving my symtoms! Thank you Vicks for such a great product!

Yes, I recommend this product