A 29-year-old female asked:
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is it safe to take dayquil for cold and benadryl (diphenhydramine) for allergy at the same time? i'm also on doxycycline for acne. thank you!

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Dayquil doesn't contain an antihistaminic, read the labels for other preparations though, fine to take together and with doxycycline, good that you asked, always exercise caution with multiple medications, wish you wellness
Answered on Feb 10, 2020
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