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can you take nyquil with robitussin

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
DRUG INTERACTIONS.: See: http://www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php?drug_list=1200-4453,53-17161

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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Depends: You need to check the ingredients of both medicines to be sure you are not double dosing / overdosing on Acetaminophen (/tylenol) or other medicines.
A female asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
34 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Robitussin (guaifenesin) cough and cold is a 4 hour medication. No problem to take the Nyquil before bed.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt.: It is important to determine the cause of the cough. Nasal saline rinses and mist humidification may also relieve your symptoms. Monitor your tempera ... Read More
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: If a person usually takes paracetamol and Guaifenesin separately without any problem, then taking them together should be fine. The two medicines don' ... Read More
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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 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marcello Maviglia
39 years experience Psychiatry
Why?: I do not see the benefits, just potential side effects.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Drugs.Com: drug interaction checker showed no significant interactions between chlorpheniramine & Sudafed Congestion (pseudoephedrine). Piriton contains chlo ... Read More
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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes, but : which nyquil? at any rate nyquil preparations won't interact with losartan, however, if you are hypertensive or have coronary artery disease, you want ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chand
25 years experience Psychiatry
Motrin: Yes there are no significant interactions.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes.: Psuedoephedrine is a sympathomimetic which may rev you up a bit. Diphenhydramine is an antihistamine (antiallergy) medication with some sedating prop ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: No problem taken together.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Knox
36 years experience 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 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Camacho
23 years experience Family Medicine
Cold medications: Always cold meds with caution if you have any heart conditions. Updated can be safely taken with Robitussin (guaifenesin) dmv, but not CF or pe types ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: But be careful because of the possibility of extra sedation. If you have sleep apnea do not take it unless you use your cpap. Do not operate machinery ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: There is a medication called tussionex that combines an older antihistamine (chlorpheniramine) with hydrodocone (similar to codeine). This medicatio ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
27 years experience 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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A female asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: If both are not mixtures with other ingredients, you can take dextromethorpan and phenylephrine together.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alen Cohen
13 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes : Yes no problem. Robitussin (guaifenesin) makes the mucus thin and sudafed decongests you.
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Yes You Can: Yes you can.There is no contraindication
A member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: No contraindications with combination sited. Guafenesin is in many products including Mucinex (guaifenesin) and many cough remedies. Just do not overd ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: Yes you can.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aaron Milstone
26 years experience Pulmonology
Yes: I prefer Mucinex (guaifenesin) by day to get rid of secretions from the lungs and using tussionex at night to help rest/get sleep by suppressing the c ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
44 years experience Child Psychiatry
Guaifenesin with: venlafaxine okay, but Guaifenesin DM contains dextromethorphan and together with venlafaxine may increase the risk of a rare but serious condition cal ... Read More
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