Gift yourself with a good night’s sleep and the energy to face a new day – at home, at work, and at leisure. Persistent dry cough can wear you down – in body and spirit – and worse, it can lock you in at home while depriving you of much-needed bed rest. Not fair, right?

Fight back, soldier! Break down dry cough with Vicks Dry Cough solutions.

Vicks Dry Cough Solutions contains dextromethorphan hydrobromide, a cough suppressant that provides quick and long-lasting relief from dry cough for up to 6 to 8 hours. When coughing is a big no-no in your day’s big agenda or if all you want is to tuck yourself to bed in peace, then let Vicks Dry Cough Solutions to help warm and calm that overworked, coughed-out throat.

Vicks Formula 44 for Dry Coughs (only in NZ)

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Do not use this medication if you are currently taking or within 2 weeks of stopping treatment with monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), or if you are uncertain whether your prescription drug contains an MAOI.

Consult your doctor before taking this medication if you have:
  • Parkinson's disease
  • asthma
  • emphysema
  • excessive phlegm (mucus)
  • persistent or chronic cough
  • chronic bronchitis or cough associated with smoking.
  • Or if you're pregnant or breast feeding.

Always read the label. Use only as directed. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

If cough persists for more than 7 days, recurs or is accompanied by fever, rash or persistent headache, consult your healthcare professional. In case of accidental overdose, seek professional advice immediately.


Each 22.5mL contains 30mg of Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide. Also contains Sucrose, Sodium Saccharin, Sodium Benzoate, Alcohol 5% v/v.