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Can you take ibuprofen with nyquil

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
You can but why: Nyquil contains 500 mgm of Acetaminophen which is a pain reliever(tylenol), and Ibuprofen is also a pain reliever.So try to take nyquil and if you sti... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Perlmuter
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Yes: You can take advil (ibuprofen) and nyquil cold and flu together
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Nyquil: Not sure why u need both, but there should be no harmful interaction besides more sedation.
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
Child Psychiatry 46 years experience
Unnecessary risk.: Nyquil (acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, doxylamine, pseudoephedrine); advil pm (diphenhydramine, ibuprofen). Diphenhydramine together with doxylamine... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 31 years experience
Yes: After 12 hours of taking nyquill it is okay to take ibuprofen
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 25 years experience
You don't: Acetaminophen and Ibuprofen are in different classes / families of medicines, so you can take them together if desired.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ward Dean
Holistic Medicine 44 years experience
Don't take either: Both Dayquil and Nyquil are loaded with acetaminophen, a highly toxic drug. I believe it should be taken off the market. 2,000 mg is a toxic dose--b... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
Yes safe: But which nyquil, at any rate all are safe with ibuprofen. Always exercise caution with multiple medications, best wishes
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Yes: No interaction noted btwn NyQuil and Ibuprofen. http://www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php?drug_list=1310-0,55-1943
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kent
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine 13 years experience
Yes: This will not have any interactions. Make sure to only take nyquil at night when you are ready for sleep, stay hydrated.