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how much motrin can i take with nyquil

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
No not a good idea: No it is not a good idea as both are used as sleep aid and can cause too much sedation.Both contain sedating antihistamines.

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A member asked:
Dr. Patrick Kohlitz
10 years experience Internal Medicine
Nyquil: Nyquil is usually a combination of tyelenol, anhistamine, dextromethorphan and possibly phenylephrine. Tyelenol and motrin serve largely the same fun ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: NyQuil D ingredients include Acetaminophen (500 mg/15 mL) (pain reliever/fever reducer) Dextromethorphan (15 mg/15 mL) (cough suppressant) Doxylamine ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
38 years experience Internal Medicine
OK for both: Motrin will help inflammation and pain -sore throat. NyQuil will help congestion. Try Steam inhalation, Gargle with Salt and warm water and drink smal ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Viral URI: Try a decongestant (pseudoephedrine) and a saline nasal irrigation using a neti pot (see your pharmacist).
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A 47-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.
A 37-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 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Nyquil/NSAID: Nyquil does not have any NSAID - hence it is ok to take these two together. Do not take Nyquil with Tylenol/Acetaminophen and do not take more 4 doses ... 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
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A 37-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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