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safe to take motrin pm after nyquil?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
57 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.
Answered on Nov 10, 2013

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