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can I take aleve and nyquil together

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: Yes it is.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No harm: These can be taken together.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johnnie Strickland Jr
32 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Be aware that there are different formulations of nyquil but the one you named does not duplicate Aleve (naproxen) or drugs like that. So you should ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nancy Mellow
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Probably: Different forms of nyquil have different ingredients. If it contains Acetaminophen for pain or fever, you may not need to also take naproxen.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Santiago Roldan
19 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Unless reported, there is no contraindication if you take both medicines for two different reasons. Nevertheless, you must check with your doctor if ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes.: Robitussin (guaifenesin) plain and Robitussin (guaifenesin)-DM and ac can be taken with ibuprofen.
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
28 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Yes: Theraflu contains Acetaminophen (tylenol (acetaminophen)) as its pain reliever. Taking Ibuprofen with it would be safe. When taking theraflu, it is ve ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anna Flor Salcedo
22 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Pamprin is naproxen, an anti-inflammatory med for pain, better to be taken with food. Dayquill is used for decongestant, some have mucolytic or Aceta ... Read More
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Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Yes, but . . .: My big concern: there are many different types/brands of Nyquil which is a combination of several medications, depending upon brand name. Luckily http ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashish Shanbhag
27 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
No: Combiflam contains an NSAID + acetaminophen; Naproxen is an NSAID as well. Taking these medications together can have a serious negative effect on the ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
YES: Aleve is a Non-steroidal medication, Pamprin contains Acetaminophen ..the two are "additive" in effect but do not interact with one another! Hope th ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Allergy meds: Hello. You can take Claritin (loratadine) and nyquil on the same day together. Check with your doctor or pharmacist for other options.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fiasconaro III
31 years experience Anesthesiology
Maybe : Some formulations have alcohol. Those should not be mixed with narcotics. The alcohol free types are ok. Also make sure there is no tylenol(acetamin ... Read More
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A 82-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Lyons
19 years experience Family Medicine
Acetominaphen motrin: This is sometimes prescribed. I do not like the tylenol (acetaminophen) in the Percocet and the Ibuprofen in combination for long.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Xanax/ Motrin: No harmful interactions.
A member asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes,,you can: safely
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: No problem, that is, if you've told me everything.
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
NO: DayQuil contains PHENYLEPHRINE a DECONGESTION similar to SUDAPHED! Rapid heart beat and a number of other symptoms are possible! Hope this helps! D ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Loury
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Ask pharmacist: Pharmacists have access to data bases listing drug interactions so i would consult with one of them first.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Same med: They are the same thing. Please adher to daily maximum dosage recommendations.
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A member asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
53 years experience Internal Medicine
Ineffective: What is the duration of cough? If more than 2-3 weeks, have you seen a doctor? Guaifenesin which is the main ingredient in different combinations of ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Inwood
34 years experience Podiatry
Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl): I did a quick check on interactions and found none for that combination. However - always double check with the prescribing physician.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Williams
17 years experience Pharmacy
Not recommended: Gravol (dimenhydriante) is used for nausea, motion sickness, etc. Ia side effect of this drug is drowsiness. Nyquil also does this through a different ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It is better not to: Anxiety, dyspnoea, arthralgia, vomiting, pyrexia, nausea, fatigue and back pain. All of these side effects were reported when combine those two medic ... Read More

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