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Can you take Tamiflu and Mucinex dm together

A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Caution: you better try the plain mucinex though, as the 'D' part, pseudoephedrine may interact with promethazine. or don't take them at the same time good th ... Read More

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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. John McMahan
47 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Medician Question: This combination could make you very sleepy so be careful - in some cases there could be serious consequenses. See your doctor for more definitive tre ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Unisom: If ok with your doctor, & on 'as needed' basis.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Should be OK.: Mucinex (guaifenesin) is an expectorant called guanefesin while nyquil is a combination of pain reliever, cough suppressant, antihistamine/hypnotic, a ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: If tolerated separately, ok to take together. There are no significant interactions here.
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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 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Sinha
52 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Mcinex liquefies mucous , should not be taken with lot of medicines, zyrtec (cetirizine) would dry up mucous, so donot take togat ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Per Drugs.Com Drug interaction checker; "No results found - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. ALWAYS consult with your d ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Grace Akoh-Arrey
15 years experience Pharmacology
Yes: Afrin (oxymetazoline) decongestant for relief of nasal congestion due to common cold/hay fever/allergies.Also shrinks swollen nasal passages so you c ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Yes, if...: If a person was able to take zyrtec and tamiflu (oseltamivir) separately in the past, without any problems related to the medications, then she should ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
28 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Yes: It is safe to take Mucinex (guaifenesin) dm and Diphenhydramine at the same time.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Lotz
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Claritin d combines an antihistamine (loratadine) with a decongestant (pseudo-ephedrine). Mucinex (guaifenesin) is an expectorant. These are safe to ... Read More
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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 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Yes: Both www.Epocrates.Com and www.Drugs.Com have a drug interaction checking function, neither of which found any interaction between Mucinex (guaifenesi ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Janet Roberto
35 years experience Family Medicine
Mucinex (guaifenesin) and Sudafed: Yes. they are not in the same family. Mucinex (guaifenesin) DM will help thin the secretions and DM will help cough. Sedated is a Decongestant, You mu ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Garrett
39 years experience Radiology
No Known Problem: There is no documented drug interaction See: http://www.drugs.com/drug-interactions/ibuprofen-with-mucinex-d-1310-0-1213-7880.html While these are sa ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Stuart Winkler
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
NyQuil: NyQuil contains antihistamines, acetaminophen, a cough suppressant and alcohol. Promethazine is an antihistamine used to relieve vomiting and motion ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Nyquil: If you are not on other medications that cause dizziness and not drinking alcohol , then occasional nyquil is ok.
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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: no interaction, good luck
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Yes, kinda sorta...: Check out drug-drug interaction checkers at www.Online.Epocrates.Com and www.Drugs.Com, specifically http://www.Drugs.Com/interactions-check.Php?Drug_ ... Read More
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Dr. Inocencio Candelaria
16 years experience Family Medicine
Together can be okay: just remember that they have similar ingredients, you are taking the same thing essentially, talk to your doctor for more information, I am available ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
It should be: ok if you follow the package directions regarding dosing and frequency, assuming you have no other medical problems.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Benzonanate&ibuproph: Yes you can there is no contraindication.
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