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can you take ibuprofen with nyquil

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
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
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Perlmuter
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Yes: You can take advil (ibuprofen) and nyquil cold and flu together
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Nyquil: Not sure why u need both, but there should be no harmful interaction besides more sedation.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
44 years experience Child Psychiatry
Unnecessary risk.: Nyquil (acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, doxylamine, pseudoephedrine); advil pm (diphenhydramine, ibuprofen). Diphenhydramine together with doxylamine ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: After 12 hours of taking nyquill it is okay to take ibuprofen
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
You don't: Acetaminophen and Ibuprofen are in different classes / families of medicines, so you can take them together if desired.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ward Dean
Dr. Ward Dean answered
42 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
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
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes safe: But which nyquil, at any rate all are safe with ibuprofen. Always exercise caution with multiple medications, best wishes
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: No interaction noted btwn NyQuil and Ibuprofen. http://www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php?drug_list=1310-0,55-1943
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kent
11 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Yes: This will not have any interactions. Make sure to only take nyquil at night when you are ready for sleep, stay hydrated.

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