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How long after taking dayquil can I drink alcohol

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
My advise is no.: This is because the medicine contain a powerful chemical dextromethorphan . Even though it say dayquil , it does not make is any safer . If you have t... Read More

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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Okamoto
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Depends: It depends on "How much alcohol?" Most docs would agree that one serving of alcohol would be ok, assuming you were in otherwise good health. Too much... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Cold Meds and ETOH: 5 hours after an appropriate dose of DayQuil as you took, it should be okay to drink in moderation. DayQuil can be dosed every 4 hours, so they effec... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Dayquil: Since Dayquil contains acetaminophen I feel that you shouldn't drink alcohol for 24 hours after the last dose of Dayquil.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Evans Prieston
Pharmacology 45 years experience
Nizatidine > 6 Weeks: Nizatidine is generally safe to take for longer than 6 weeks. But, if you need to take it for 6 weeks or longer, your symptoms probably indicate that ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Steinberg
41 years experience
Healthy? Then OK.: 16 hours is enough time to clear the drug, and interaction with alcohol should be minimal. If you have any significant medical problems, especially l... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 51 years experience
?what reason for Asp: It depends on the cause for which you are taking blood thinners(baby aspirin? Alcohol is moderate amount(1 or 2 drinks / once weekly) is safe provided... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Mod risk of : interaction. Per Drugs.Com - mixing topamax (topiramate) & alcohol can is can cause "excessive sleep, confusion, and difficulty with memory or spe... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
250 mg of what ? You get the most from this site when you provide detailed information in your post that permits a reasoned answer. Without identifyin... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Don't recommend: Per Drugs.Com drug interaction checker - mixing alcohol and topiramate can " cause excessive sleep, confusion, and difficulty with memory or speech."