Alpha CF (Colds & Flu) Description from Boericke And Tafel
Temporarily relieves fever, chills, sneezing, stuffed-up nose, runny nose, coughing, sore throat, headache, minor aches and pains that may accompany colds or flu.
Sublingual medication. Place tablets under tongue when mouth is in natural condiion, at least 15 minutes before or half an hour after eating, brushing teeth, or drinking anything except water.
Adults and Children 12 years of age and older: At first sign of cold or flu, take 1 tablet every hour and 2 to 3 tablets before going to sleep. As symptoms subside, take 1 tablet every 2 to 3 hours.
Children 2 to 12: Half adult dose.
Children under 2: COnsult a doctor.
Do not take this product for more than 10 days ( for audlts) or 5 days (for children). Consult a doctor promptly for any of the following: If symptoms do not improve or new symptoms appear. If fever lasts more than 3 days. If sore throat is severe, persists for more than 2 days, or is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash, nausea, or vomiting. If cough persists for more than 7 days (for adults) or 5 days (for children), tends to recur, or is accompanied by rash or persistent headache. A persistent cough may be a sign of serious condition. Do not take this product for persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, or emphysema or if cough is accompanied by excessive phlegm (mucus) unless directed by a doctor. As with any drug, if you are pregnant or nursing a baby, seek the advice of a health professional before using this product. Keep out of reach of children.