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Alka-Seltzer Plus, Cold & Cough PowerMax Gels, Maximum Strength , 24 Liquid Gels

Alka-Seltzer Plus, Cold & Cough PowerMax Gels, Maximum Strength , 24 Liquid Gels

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Product Overview


  • 25% Smaller Liquid Gels*
  • Concentrated Formula
  • Acetaminophen/ Pain Reliever-Fever Reducer
  • Chlorpheniramine Maleate / Antihistamine
  • Dextromethorphan HBr / Cough Suppressant
  • Phenylephrine HCl / Nasal Decongestant
  • Liquid Filled Capsules
  • Maximum Strength Per 4 Hour Dose

For Fast Relief of:

  • Nasal/Sinus Congestion
  • Runny Nose, Sneezing
  • Headache, Body Ache, Sore Throat
  • Cough


Temporarily relieves these symptoms due to a cold or flu:

  • minor aches and pains
  • sinus pressure and congestion 
  • cough
  • runny nose
  • headache
  • nasal congestion
  • sore throat
  • sneezing

Temporarily reduced fever.

*compared to original alka-seltzer plus® liquid gels

Expiration Date

06/01/2025 00:00:00




Drug Facts
Active Ingredients (in each capsule) Purpose
Acetaminophen 325 mg
Chlorpheniramine maleate 2 mg
Dextromethorphan hydrobromide 10 mg
Phenylephrine hydrochloride 5 mg
Pain reliever/fever reducer
Cough suppressant
Nasal decongestant
Inactive Ingredients
D&C red #33, fd&c blue #1, gelatin, glycerin, lecithin, medium chain triglycerides, polyethylene glycol, potassium aluminum silicate, povidone, propylene glycol, purified water, shellac, sodium hydroxide, sorbitol sorbitan solution, titanium dioxide.

Suggested Use

  • Do not take more than the recommended dose
  • Adults and children 12 years and over: take 2 capsules with water every 4 hours. Do not take more than 10 capsules in 24 hours or as directed by a doctor.
  • Children under 12 years of age: do not use


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

  • more than 4,000 mg of acetaminophen in 24 hours 
  • with other drugs containing acetaminophen 
  • 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product 

Allergy alert: Acetaminophen may cause severe skin or severe allergic reactions. Symptoms may include: 

  • skin reddening 
  • blisters 
  • rash 
  • hives 
  • facial swelling 
  • asthma (wheezing) 
  • shock 

If a skin or general allergic 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 to sedate children.

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 
  • in children under 12 years of age

Ask a doctor before use if you have 

  • liver disease 
  • heart disease
  • high blood pressure
  • thyroid disease
  • diabetes
  • glaucoma  
  • cough with excessive phlegm (mucus) 
  • a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis
  • difficulty in urination due to enlargement of the prostate gland
  • persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, or emphysema

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are 

  • taking the blood thinning drug warfarin 
  • taking sedatives or tranquilizers

When using this product 

  • do not exceed recommended dose
  • excitability may occur, especially in children 
  • may cause marked drowsiness may occur 
  • avoid alcoholic beverages 
  • alcohol, sedatives and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness 
  • be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery
  • excitability may occur, especially in children

Stop use and ask a doctor if 

  • pain, cough, or nasal congestion gets worse or lasts more than 7 days 
  • 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. 
  • nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occurs

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. 

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose get medical help or contact a poison control center right away. quick medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.

Does not contain asprin.

Store at room temperature. Avoid excessive heat above 40°C (104°F).