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can i take nyquil with claritin

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Doanh Nguyen, md, faaaai
13 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes you can: You can take both medications at the same time providing that you follow the recommended otc doses.

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Astrachan
36 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: No problem at all with the interactions.
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Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
34 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: You cantake claritind during daytime and nyquil at nightime. For few days only. If sx persist then you need to see doctor.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Antihistamines: Both medications have antihisstamines. Not sure what you are treating, but if you need both on the same day, then it may be better to see an allergist ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: In fact Loratadine does nothing to decongest the nose.
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frances Ilozue
24 years experience in Family Medicine
Cautiously: Be very careful as there may be increased side effects like drowsiness.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Antihistamine is safe even with 4x the average daily dose. The major side effects would be dry mouth and drowsiness ( the latter much less common if ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldenberg
28 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: Yes. No reason not to mix the use of Claritin (loratadine) (or Claritin (loratadine) d) with ibuprofen.
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A 74-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: But Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can make you drowsy. Claritin is much less sedating so it is best during the daylight hours whereas Benadryl (diphenhyd ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Nurofen (ibuprofen) is a NSAID medication used to treat pain, fever, etc. Claritin (loratadine) is a new generation antihistamine used for treating a ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes You Can: Yes you can.There is no contraindication
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Demarco
20 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Hypertension: Caution should be used if the product contains phenylephrine, which is the nasal decongestant. This may elevate blood pressure.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Knox
36 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
OK Guaifenesin: It is fine to combine guaifenesin/phenylephrine with tussionex, but you will be getting lots of Guaifenesin -- this should be no problem.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Yes: Yes you can.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Mcadams
22 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: You can safely use a non-drowsy cold medication with nucynta (tapentadol). Use caution thought if using a cold medicine that causes drowsiness
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A female asked:
Dr. Ayesha Siddiqi
30 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: yes
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Yes: Yes you can.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Only if you need all of them.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Antihistamine is safe even with 4x the average daily dose. The major side effects would be dry mouth and drowsiness ( the latter much less common if ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: If these are safe for you by themselves, then they are safe in combo.
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A female asked:
Dr. Evans Prieston
43 years experience in Pharmacology
ZyrtecD+Nyquil Cough: I would recommend that you NOT take these medications together at the same time because doing so will be like taking 5 drugs at the same time. Take t ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
28 years experience in 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 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Glenn Skow
11 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: Those 2 medications are safe to take together
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
27 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: Most of the nyquil preparations do not have something to thin the mucus. The Mucinex (guaifenesin) can accomplish this.
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