Mucinex Sinus-Max Day Night description, usages, side effects, indications, overdosage, supplying and lots more!

Mucinex Sinus-Max Day Night

Reckitt Benckiser LLC

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  • Clinical Pharmacology
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  • Contraindications
  • Warnings
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Mucinex® Sinus-Max™ Day NightMaximum Strength



Drug Facts

Active ingredient


Active ingredients (in each caplet)
Mucinex SINUS-MAX Day
Acetaminophen 325 mg Pain reliever
Guaifenesin 200 mg Expectorant
Phenylephrine HCl 5 mg Nasal decongestant
Active ingredients (in each caplet)
Mucinex SINUS-MAX Night
Acetaminophen 325 mg Pain reliever
Diphenhydramine HCl 25 mg Antihistamine
Phenylephrine HCl 5 mg Nasal decongestant


  • temporarily relieves:
    • nasal congestion
    • headache
    • minor aches and pains
    • sinus congestion and pressure
    • runny nose and sneezing (Mucinex SINUS-MAX Night only)
  • temporarily 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 (Mucinex SINUS-MAX Day only)


Liver warning

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

  • more than 12 caplets in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount
  • with other drugs that contain acetaminophen
  • 3 or more alcoholic drinks daily while using this product

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.
  • with any other drug containing diphenhydramine, even one used on the skin (Mucinex SINUS-MAX Night only)
  • 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.

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • liver disease
  • heart disease
  • diabetes
  • high blood pressure
  • thyroid disease
  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
  • glaucoma (Mucinex SINUS-MAX Night only)
  • a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis (Mucinex SINUS-MAX Night only)
  • persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis or emphysema (Mucinex SINUS-MAX Day only)
  • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus) (Mucinex SINUS-MAX Day only)

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

  • taking the blood thinning drug warfarin
  • taking sedatives or tranquilizers (Mucinex SINUS-MAX Night only)

When using this product

  • do not use more than directed
  • excitability may occur, especially in children (Mucinex SINUS-MAX Night only)
  • marked drowsiness may occur (Mucinex SINUS-MAX Night only)
  • alcohol, sedatives and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness (Mucinex SINUS-MAX Night only)
  • avoid alcoholic drinks (Mucinex SINUS-MAX Night only)
  • be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery (Mucinex SINUS-MAX Night only)

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • nervousness, dizziness or sleeplessness occur
  • pain 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 persistent headache. These could be signs of a serious condition. (Mucinex SINUS-MAX Day only)

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

Keep out of reach of children.

Overdose warning

Taking more than the recommended dose (overdose) may cause liver damage. 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.


  • do not take more than directed (see Overdose warning)
  • do not take more than 12 caplets in any 24-hour period
  • adults and children 12 years and older: take 2 caplets every 4 hours
  • children under 12 years of age: do not use

Other information

  • store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)

Inactive ingredients (Mucinex SINUS-MAX Day)

croscarmellose sodium, crospovidone, FD&C red #40 aluminum lake, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol, povidone, talc, titanium dioxide

Inactive ingredients (Mucinex SINUS-MAX Night)

corn starch, croscarmellose sodium, crospovidone, FD&C blue #1 aluminum lake, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polydextrose, polyethylene glycol, povidone, silicon dioxide, stearic acid, titanium dioxide, triacetin


1-866-MUCINEX (1-866-682-4639)
You may also report side effects to this phone number.

Dist. by: Reckitt Benckiser, Parsippany, NJ 07054-0224

Made in England (Mucinex SINUS-MAX Day)



NDC 63824-202-20




Acetaminophen - Pain Reliever • Guaifenesin - Expectorant
Phenylephrine HCl - Nasal Decongestant


  • ✓Relieves Sinus Pressure,
    Headache & Congestion
  • ✓Thins & Loosens Mucus

For Ages 12+


Acetaminophen - Pain Reliever • Diphenhydramine HCl - Antihistamine
Phenylephrine HCl - Nasal Decongestant

  • ✓Relieves Nasal Congestion,
    Sinus Pressure & Pain
  • ✓Relieves Runny Nose
    & Sneezing



Mucinex Sinus-Max Day Night

Acetaminophen, Guaifenesin, Phenylephrine Hydrochloride, and Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride KIT

Product Information

Product Type Human otc drug label Item Code (Source) NDC:63824-202
Route of Administration DEA Schedule


# Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
1 NDC:63824-202-20 1 in 1 CARTON

Marketing Information

Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
part part341 2012-09-10

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