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A 22-year-old female asked:

If alcohol impairs sleep quality, & taking bendryl w/it only worsens the problem, then why do i sleep lke a rock, and wake up feeling great afterword?

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Dr. Marie Trenga
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Sleep quality: A small amount of alcohol may not affect your sleep. Many - but not all - people feel groggy after taking benadryl (diphenhydramine). Vyvanse can interfere with sleep so you may get more sleep when you take benadryl (diphenhydramine). Be careful about mixing alcohol and stimulant medication (vyvanse).

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Last updated Oct 18, 2013

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