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how much nyquil to sleep

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Dr. Kelsey Phelps
9 years experience Family Medicine
Yes!: Yes, flonase and NyQuil are just fine to take together.

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Up to 6 hours averag: It causes up to 6 hours of sleep on average, but beware that some people are more sensitive to the sedating properties andalusia sleep longer. Dinky d ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
50 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
No, ma'am: Avoid cough & cold medications in children under 6 years old. All NyQuil products contain sedating antihistamines, hypnotics or alcohol, so they a ... Read More
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Dr. Warren Wolfe
58 years experience Family Medicine
No: I do not advise giving drugs of any kind to induce sleep for infants and young children. If your 20 months infant is having trouble sleeping the best ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Christophel
17 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Long term yes: You will develop a tolerance to the drugs in nyquil and you will need them to go to sleep.
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Dr. Edwin Ishoo
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Sleep: Why? You have not told us anything about yourself, not even your age or medical history or medications or what your symptoms are and why you are takin ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
45 years experience Dentistry
not recommended: Nyquil caps may diminish the pain a bit and possibly help you sleep, but you are treating the symptoms and not the source. If there is infection pres ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
10 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Nyquil can be taken after mucinex (guaifenesin).
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Singer
51 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Sleep medicines: Medications such as nyquill can accumulate in your body and go on to develop morning tiredness. Try melatonin, a natural substance that your brain pr ... Read More
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Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Benadryl (diphenhydramine): Benadryl (diphenhydramine) will be better.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes, but NyQuil has: an antihistamine in its ingredients that usually makes people very drowsy, so it would not be safe to drive or use equipment that requires alertness. ... Read More
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