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Can i take theraflu night time and nyquil night time simultaneously i seem to be developing a cold

A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cody Mead
Family Medicine 13 years experience
No problem: Taking both of those should be just fine. Get some rest!
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Angelina Postoev md facs
General Surgery 18 years experience
Yes: As long as you follow recommendations on the box and don't combine the meds. So if each medicine allowed every 6 hours, you can take theraflu 3 times ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
No for Nyquil: Yes for theraflu, as paxil would interact with an ingredient in Nyquil preparations called dextromethotphan, good luck
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A female asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
Internal Medicine 53 years experience
No: These OTC meds both contain a decongestant and acetaminophen. Taking both can be dangerous. These OTC combination medications are not very effective ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
Yes, but: Only take either, the theraflu or the nyquil, not both, and if you do, please drop the evening/night dose of the claritin (loratadine) d, till you see... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Both of these medications contain acetaminophen and taking both at less than 6 hours apart, you risk overdosing on acetaminophen. Do not take more tha... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Owolabi
Family Medicine 7 years experience
As long as you are not going over 1000mg of acetaminophen (tylenol) every 6hr, then you are ok to take the nyquil now. All of these cold/cough medicin... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Kay Nelson
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: Consult your prescriber, but I believe Trazodone hangs around awhile in your system & may interact w/some OTC meds. Besides, I don't recommend th... Read More
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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
Hopefully nothing: just skip the next dose of either, Theraflu and nyquil have different combo formulations and can contain the same ingredients in each, so you may have... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
Psychiatry 50 years experience
As above : Although both r sedative the dose is small and my answer is yes u can.
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