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Does Advil (ibuprofen) pm work?

Does Advil (ibuprofen) pm work?

Advil (ibuprofen) pm: Advil pm contains 38 mg of diphenhydramine citrate which can aid with sleep and 200 mg of ibuprofen which can help with pain/ inflammation. ...Read more

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Can I take Advil (ibuprofen) PM every night?

Can I take Advil (ibuprofen)  PM every night?

Not Tylenol (acetaminophen): The PM part yes. But, taking Tylenol (acetaminophen) daily is extremely hard in the liver. Use the generic for Benadryl. That is what causes sedation. ...Read more

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Is ibuprofen pm addictive?

Is ibuprofen pm addictive?

Sleep Aids: Most "pm" otc meds (tylenol (acetaminophen), advil, etc) contain Diphenhydramine (benadryl, an antihistamine), which is what makes you drowsy. It isn't addictive but can be overused in an abusive pattern. The biggest concern is that the tylenol (acetaminophen) or Ibuprofen is very hard on the liver. Some people use just the antihistamine to help sleep.See http://www.Stanford.Edu/~dement/howto.Html for non-medication sleep tips. ...Read more

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Does Advil (ibuprofen) pm make u sleepy?

Does Advil (ibuprofen) pm make u sleepy?

Benadryl!: Advil pm contains diphenyhydramine which is the same as benadryl (diphenhydramine). Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is an anti histamine that can often cause drowsiness. Advil pm is often used as a orc remedy for insomnia. ...Read more

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Can expired tylenol (acetaminophen) pm hurt?

Can expired tylenol (acetaminophen) pm hurt?

Are you talking 2: Days past the expiration date or 2 years? Sorry, you haven't provided us with any parameters here. ...Read more

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Took 2 Advil (ibuprofen) pm can I take niquil?

Took 2 Advil (ibuprofen) pm can I take niquil?

Same med: Both have antihistamine which will make you sleepy, and an analgesic which helps with pain. Y take both and you will be very drowsy. Wouldn't recommend. ...Read more

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Can I take Ambien and Tylenol (acetaminophen) PM together?

Can I take Ambien and Tylenol (acetaminophen) PM together?

Yes.: The Benadryl in Tylenol (acetaminophen) PM may enhance the sedative effects of the Ambien, so You should be very careful. Take the Tylenol (acetaminophen) PM first and give it an hour and if you are still awake, take Ambien. People who had used this combination had complained of a hangover the next day. If your insomnia persists, it might be best to get a sleep study in order to get down to the roots of your problem. ...Read more

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Can I take Tylenol (acetaminophen) PM and ativan together?

Can I take Tylenol (acetaminophen) PM and ativan together?

> side effects: Taken exactly as directed, it's not very dangerous especially at bedtime. But don't do things that require attention, concentration, best judgement or alertness. Don't make a habit of it w/out discussion w/ your Dr. Best! ...Read more

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Can i take Advil (ibuprofen) pm with adipex.

Can i take Advil (ibuprofen) pm with adipex.

Yes, but: If you don't need the nsaid, don't take it! why expose your stomach to possible problems? ...Read more

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Mixing ibuprofen, Aleve (naproxen) and/or Midol interchangeably?

Mixing ibuprofen, Aleve (naproxen) and/or Midol interchangeably?

Yes, you can: However, always talk to your doctor before starting any new prescription or over-the-counter medication. ...Read more

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Is 800 mg Advil (ibuprofen) pm safe to take?

Is 800 mg Advil (ibuprofen) pm safe to take?

Advil (ibuprofen): Advil (ibuprofen) 800 mg is a high dose especially taken everyday can cause ulcer, damage kidneys, bleeding etc. ...Read more

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Can i take Advil (ibuprofen) pm and Prozac together?

Can i take Advil (ibuprofen) pm and Prozac together?

There is a moderate: Contraindication. Advil (ibuprofen) pm ; Prozac use (together) can ^ risk for dizziness, sedation, v concentration, ; impaired judgment as well as ^ 'ing bleeding risks. ...Read more

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Can i take sumatriptan succinate tablets after i took tylenol (acetaminophen)?

No real issue: If you have migraine, time is of the essence for success with sumatriptan, and you need to take it first, within the initial 1- 1 1/2 hrs, not delay. Take tylenol (acetaminophen) later if you wish. The two will have no significant drug interactions at usual doses. ...Read more