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The Cold Symptom Forecaster

Select any combination of cold symptoms to see when they normally occur. Then, look below to find recommendations for that day.

Select symptoms
Choose a Day Within a Typical Cold Time Frame

To use the Cold Symptom Forecaster, select any combination of cold symptoms. Then, select a day to see the order that all of the cold symptoms were reported to be most bothersome for that time period.

Below this information, the Cold Symptom Forecaster will also provide Vicks® product recommendations for the cold symptoms and day that were selected.


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Select the Cold Symptoms:





Choose a Day Within a Typical Cold Time Frame





Click the “View Results” button to view the cold-symptom order and to find recommendations for that day.


The Cold Symptom Forecaster Results

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Day 4 Recommendations* Include:

DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief Liquid
Age 6+
Relieves: cough, sore throat, nasal congestion, headache, fever, aches & pains
Alcohol-Free NyQuil Cold & Flu Nighttime Relief Liquid
Age 12+
Relieves: cough, sore throat, runny nose, sneezing, headache, aches & pains, fever
  •  * Recommendations are for ages 12 and older. For product recommendations ages 11 and younger, please use the Solution Finder. Read each label. Use as directed. Keep out of the reach of children.