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Does Robitussin DM contain antihistamine?

Does Robitussin DM contain antihistamine?

No: Just a mucus thinner and a cough suppressant. In the future, you can just google the product and ascertain the ingredients on most drug products yourself. ...Read more

Antitussive (Definition)

Antitussive is a medication similar to Cough suppressant. This is a medicine that is supposed ...Read more


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Can i take robitussin cf and benadryl?

Can i take robitussin cf and benadryl?

No interaction: Assuming you have symptoms for which guaifenesin, dextromethorphan, phenylephrine, and diphenhydramine (Benadryl) are indicated...there should be no interaction between these medications. Always read OTC medicine labels and ask the pharmacist whether your symptoms match the active ingredients! Sometimes less is more, so be careful with polypharmacy. Thank you for trusting HealthTap! Good luck-- ...Read more

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Can I take antihistamine and guaifenesin together ?

Can I take antihistamine and guaifenesin together ?

Yes!: There are many over the counter products that combine guaifenesin and an antihistamine, like diphenhydramine, in a single pill. They work very differently and do not have any interactions with each other that are dangerous. Feel better! ...Read more

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I'm 19 weeks pregnant and took robotussin dm about 4 hours ago. Can I take benadryl to help me sleep so I can actually get some decent sleep?

I'm 19 weeks pregnant and took robotussin dm about 4 hours ago. Can I take benadryl to help me sleep so I can actually get some decent sleep?

Which Robitussin DM?: There is one for night time, which contains antihistamine, doxylamine, so Benadryl then would be an extra dose, you need to be careful. Or the other Robitussin max strength DM, which doesn't contain an antihistaminic, then it shouldn't be a problem with the antihistaminic, read the labels carefully, also read about warnings with pregnancy, good luck ...Read more

Dr. Paul Carter
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Antihistamine (Definition)

Sedating and non-sedating antihistamines prevent and treat allergic reactions, and are ...Read more


Dr. Robert Cloutier
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Guaifenesin (Definition)

Guaifenesin is a cough suppressant which is a kind of antihistamine type drug (common ...Read more