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Can You Take Advil With Cough Syrup
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The cough reflex is a protective mechanism that uses muscles in your throat and chest to expel mucous and saliva that may contain pathogens that would otherwise possibly be inhaled via aerosol or to expel pathogens infecting the throat and respiratory system. Cough benefits the host by reducing load and benefits the pathogen which may then spread via aerosol. ...Read more
Not knowing I was pregnant, at 4 weeks, got a bad cold, took neocitran once, Advil (ibuprofen) nightime once, cough syrup a few times. This early on, did I hurt baby?
Can I take my Brom-pse-dm Cough syrup with ibuprofen for headach and my anxiety medication all at the same time?
Depends...: Do you mean brom-fed dm? And what anxiety med are you taking? The brom-fed cough syrup can make you drowsy as can some anxiety meds. So, depending on which anxiety med you are taking, you do need to be careful about over-sedation by taking both of these meds at the same time. It would be ok to take the ibuprofen at the same time. Let us know exactly which meds you are taking if this is not helpful ...Read more
Diagnosed w/pneumonia beginning stages while visiting in NJ. Went to ER & treated w/levoflaxin & ibuprofen. Will it interact w/cough syrup?
Depends: On which one. There can be the same ingredients in both medicines. ...Read more
Not sure I have a bronchitis or common cough. I also cough with phlegm and mucus last two days. Wondering if I need to take Advil or not. Thanks! ?
I've had a juicy cough, body aches. Fevers have ranged from 99.5-101.2. 3rd night and it hit 102. I haven't taken Tylenol & can't take Advil. Advice??
I took Nyquill at 8 am this morning because of my cough, now it's 11:22 and I have a headache, is it safe to take advil (ibuprofen)?
If I have been taking Advil (ibuprofen) cold and sinus can I take alka selzer cold and flu night time because Advil (ibuprofen) is not helping with my cough?
Advil (ibuprofen) cold & sinus contains only Ibuprofen and pseudoephedrine. There is no cough suppressant.
Alka seltzer cold & flu night contains more ingredients including dm (dextramethorphan) a cough suppressant, doxyalmine (antihistamine that may help cough), acetaminophen, and phenylephrine a mild decongestant. ...Read more
I have a sinus infection. Taking amox. 875mg 2x day. Also take 1 tsp cheritussin for cough. Can I take Advil (ibuprofen) cold and sinus as well for pain/conges?
Absolutely: Advil, in fact, is my best medicine in case of sinus infection. Really not into antibiotics for acute sinusitis unless it's been for at least 2 weeks and not getting better and other things have been exhausted such as neti pot nasal rinses. If you were to continue on abx, though, make sure you take probiotic supplement to prevent diarrhea which is common with amoxicillin. ...Read more
I have ache in base of throat and neck. No cold symptoms but want to cough. Feel small swelling on sides of neck painful unless I take Advil (ibuprofen)
Viral pharyngitis: This is how most viral infections of the throat present. If your symptoms do not resolve after three or four days then perhaps you should see your doctor. If you run fevers more than two days you should also see a dr. To make sure it is not strep throat. If you have difficulty swallowing or opening your mouth that would be reason to see the doctor right away. ...Read more
I have a bad cold/cough with sinus pressure and a deep cough in my chest. Is it safe to take Advil (ibuprofen) cold and sinus and Robitussin DM at the same time?
Have fever of 100.8, cough, sore throat at times. Nose running and stuffed on left side only. Should I take Advil (ibuprofen) & robutusin?
What to do.: Cold tips: for sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). * for congestion – saline nose drops or a neti pot. *for anti-inflammatory effect ; mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup.**for hydration- lots of water. Try clear broth. * add honey ; a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. Rest. Advil (ibuprofen) is fine ; so is robutusin. ...Read more
Can I take Advil cold and sinus with Mucinex (guaifenesin) dm I have a cold: sneezing, sore throat, congestion, low fever, cough and just don't feel good.
According to drugs. Com, there are no reported interactions for these two medications.
If you have any additional questions about what medications to take or if your symptoms are worsening, give your doctor a call. Good luck! ...Read more
My grandson is coughing every few seconds I gave him Advil (ibuprofen) he has ate a little bit what should I do for the cough I have also givin him honey?
Cough: You have not said how old your grandson is. As the treatment is dependent on his age, if he is under a year of age, honey is not recommended. If cough last for more than a few days then schedule doctor appointment, if he is over a year of age honey is safe. Other cough medication that is over the counter is also not recommended if the child is less than 4years. ...Read more
For to days I have a fiver that go to 38 or 37.5 after Advil (ibuprofen) is 36.6 and than up again. I have a small cough rain nouse and headache. What can be?
Casey has had a fever for several days and now has a raspy cough. We give him children's Advil (ibuprofen). His temperature is around 100 and he is lethargic.?
Girdfriend took Plan B one step last week while she was sick. Does other medication suck as advil, (ibuprofen) or ones that treat cough and nose affect Plan B?
No: If she kept it down and used it properly cold meds will not change the outcome. ...Read more
My 3 year old is having fever as high as 103 with cough. Giving her panadol every 6 hours n just started advil (ibuprofen). Can I give these 2 medicines together?
Medication: Some doctors will prescribe the use ofboth drugs so that you take one or the other over 6 hours, that is, one or the other every three hours for elevated temp. ...Read more
Is children's Advil (ibuprofen) safe to mix with similasan cough & mucus? My 2 year old has a fever and I was wondering if that's safe to mix?
13 year old. Day 8 of temps 38.4- 39.6. Relieved by advil (ibuprofen). Upper repository cough. Saw Dr on Saturday. Amoxil script. Negative strep test.
Is this mom? Viral.: This sounds viral and should resolve with time, make sure she drinks lots of clear fluids and avoid dairy for at least a week ...Read more
My 10 month old son he has a cough his pediatrician prescribed hydroxyzine. He has a low grade temp could I give infants Advil (ibuprofen) along w/ hydroxyzine?
Fever contol: You may, it should not cause any interaction. ...Read more
I'm 66. Last 5 days cough/congestion, better now. But I now have fever (100-102) and feel run down. Can lower fever with Advil (ibuprofen). Go to doc now or wait?
Is this part of a cold? Have bad headache and had a cold for three weeks with chest cough. Feeling better but have cough, taking 6 Advil (ibuprofen) day-headache.
See MD: If this has gone on for 3 weeks you need to see your pcp. ...Read more
Had mild upper back pain for a month woke up with it hurtung much worse than ever. Advil (ibuprofen) doesn't help. It hurts horribly when I cough. Lung problem?
Child, 15monthold, fever of 103 for 3, 5 days, brings down after Advil/Tylenol. Eats/drinks well. A little bit runny nose, slight cough. Can wait or doc?
Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (nsaid). It works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body. Ibuprofen is used to reduce fever and treat pain or inflammation caused by many conditions such as headache, toothache, back pain, arthritis, menstrual ...Read more
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