For those in the prime of their lives, a break — even for a week or two because of a common cold — could mean a missed opportunity or a passed up chance that you just can’t get back.

But for 33 years, Vicks Action 500 Extra has been enabling India’s young men and women to get the most out of life, keeping them mentally alert and on the go even when a bad cold attacks.

Vicks Action 500 Extra provides strong yet safe day-long multi-symptom relief* from the “extra hassles” that come with the common cold:

  • Headache
  • Nasal congestion (blocked nose)
  • Sore throat
  • Associated lethargy
  • Body ache

*when used as directed

Package Information


Adults - 1 tablet 4 times a day

Children - Consult a doctor, do not exceed 2 tablets a day (in divided doses). Not for under 6 years.


  1. Do not use with other paracetamol products. Overdose may be injurious to liver, consult a doctor promptly even if no symptoms.
  2. Keep out of reach of Children.
  3. Store dry at room temperature.
  4. Ask a doctor if you: are pregnant/nursing; have 3 or more alcoholic drinks/day, have liver/kidney disease, take drugs for or have heart/thyroid disease, high blood pressure; take drugs for depression or Parkinson’s disease; symptoms last over 7 days. Failure to follow dosage/caution could result in serious consequences.


Each uncoated tablet contains: 

Paracetamol I.P. 500mg. 

Phenylephrine Hydrochloride I.P. 10mg. 

Caffeine Anhydrous I.P. 32mg. 

Colour: Quinoline Yellow, Excipients q.s. 


Dosage (adults)

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