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North Richland Hills, TX
A 50-year-old male asked:

Can i take dayquil after taking a mucinex (guaifenesin) dm this morning. i also take daily metoprolol for high blood pressure?

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Dr. Diana Metzger
32 years experience
Yes: Active ingredients in dayquil include: acetaminophen 325 mg dextromethorphan hbr 10 mg phenylephrine hcl 5 mg fd&c red no. 40, fd&c yellow no. 6, gelatin, glycerin, polyethylene glycol, povidone, propylene glycol, purified water, sorbitol special, titanium dioxide mucinex dm has: dextromethorphan hbr 30 mg guaifenesin 600 mg. 40 mg total of dm shouldn't be too much, but caution with phenylep.
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