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Nyquil And Allergy Medicine
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
No : Similar ingredients. Take one or the other. ...Read more
No: I would not advise taking these medications together. They all have antihistamines. ...Read more
I took a 24-hour allergy medicine 4.5 hours ago and it hasn't helped at all with my runny nose and watery eyes. Could I take nyquil to help me sleep?
Yes you can: Yes you can take extra nyquil. You might also want to try otc allergy eye drops to help relieved your eye symptoms. However, those are weak medications and only work for mild symptoms. At this stage, it would be better if you seek professional help to treat your symptoms more appropriately to prevent you from getting a sinusitis. ...Read more
Nyquil cantains aDoxylamine. Acetaminophen and Dextromethorfan
Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is an antihistamine and Doxylamine is also antihistamine. Both are first generation antihistamines and cause sedation. I will not advice to take 50 mgm(2x25mgm)of Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and Nyquil. ...Read more
I was wondering if I could take nyquil for my cold and benadryl (diphenhydramine) for my allergies?
Good Evening I'm battling allergies right now and I was wondering if I could take mucinex or NyQuil after taking Allegra at 10pm?
I took a non drowsy allergy pill earlier today (about 10 hours ago to be exact), containing pseudoephedrine. Can I take Nyquil before going to bed?
Yes you can: But make sure you do not combine much of antihistamines (allergy medicines) in the future, good that you asked, always exercise caution with multiple medications, ...Read more
How long is clonazepam in your system? I took a 0.25 mg dose for anxiety 24 hrs ago. Today, I have severe allergies and would like nyquil to sleep.
Taking meds together: I assume your question is if it is ok for you to take both clonazepam and benadryl (diphenhydramine) together since both of them make you drowsy. Clonazepam can be inside your system very long since it has a long half-life, like a week to 10 days. However, its action duration lasts for about 6-12 hours only. How much drowsiness you have when you take both medications depending on your tolerance. In general, it's ok. ...Read more
Does zyrtec (cetirizine) contain acetaminophen? I am taking day quil and nyquil but still i have cold, looks like allergy so I took a zyrtec (cetirizine) now. Is that fine?
Can I take my 10 mg Zyrtec (cetirizine) along with a dose of NyQuil to help sleeping with allergies?
Yes: But whether it will work or not is another question. ...Read more
I took allegra 24hr then flonase in AM. Cold symptoms persist with sneezing and stuffy! Like allergy. Can I take Nyquil tonight?
Yes you can: Nyquil has different combo ingredients though, good that you asked, always exercise caution with multiple medications, and read the labels carefully, best wishes ...Read more
Confusing question.: I would guess that you are asking whether it is possible to find an allergy medication that works. If so, the answer is yes. However, in order to get a better answer, you will have to be more specific on the type of allergic problem you have and what medications you have tried thus far without having any success. ...Read more
See a doctor: If allergy medicine is not working, see a doctor to determine if your problem is indeed an allergy. Then other treatments can be tried. ...Read more
No: Antihistamines and decongestants should not affect the efficacy of oral contraceptives (bcps). ...Read more
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Please DON'T: Give an 11-month old this type of medication (unless specifically directed by a pediatrician_. ...Read more
No: Not if you are taking allergy medicine for canesten oral ingredients, nor take it if you are taking astemezole, or have terfenadine lying around since it has been off market for couple of years now (also known as seldane). ...Read more
Yes: There should be no problems with this combination. ...Read more