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can i take mucinex (guaifenesin) dm and nyquil together if i'm going to sleep?

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Dr. Inocencio Candelaria
16 years experience Family Medicine
Together can be okay: just remember that they have similar ingredients, you are taking the same thing essentially, talk to your doctor for more information, I am available for second opinion if needed
Answered on Oct 7, 2016

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Should be OK.: Mucinex (guaifenesin) is an expectorant called guanefesin while nyquil is a combination of pain reliever, cough suppressant, antihistamine/hypnotic, a ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
50 years experience Cardiology
Not recommended: usually not recommended together. if must 6 to 8 hrs apart if not drowsy
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Kanter
20 years experience Geriatrics
Recommend against: Mucinex (guaifenesin) dm and nyquil both contain the decongestant dextromethorphan. You can use nyquil and regular mucinex (guaifenesin).
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
OD?: Accidentally or otherwise, please have someone take u to the er.

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