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Shaking (Definition)

Shaking is a symptom in which a person has tremors (shakiness or small back and forth movements) in part or all of his body. Shaking can be due to cold body temperatures, rising fever (such as with infections), neurological problems, medicine ...Read more


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Can I take ativan (lorazepam) while taking nyquil?

Can I take ativan (lorazepam) while taking nyquil?

Dangerous: Ativan (lorazepam) is a sedative and nyquil contains alcohol, another sedative. There could be a risk of overdose and death; some people are very sensitive to this combination. ...Read more

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Taking claritin, (loratadine) can I take nyquil too?

Taking claritin, (loratadine) can I take nyquil too?

Antihistamines: Nyquil contains a sedating antihistamine and Claritin (loratadine) is a non-sedating antihistamine. It is very unlikely that there would be adverse effects from taking these at the same time at usual doses. ...Read more

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Can I take nyquil while taking regular allegra (fexofenadine)?

Can I take nyquil while taking regular allegra (fexofenadine)?

Allegra (fexofenadine) and NyQuil: Hello. You can take Allegra (fexofenadine) and nyquil at the same time. No worries. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take store brand NyQuil, when taking Tamiflu (oseltamivir)?

Is it ok to take store brand NyQuil, when taking Tamiflu (oseltamivir)?

TheFluWon'tFlyAway: Yes, it's OK. Just take as directed (well, a little more NyQuil won't kill you if you think you need it). Tamiflu (oseltamivir) works on the virus. The NyQuil works on the symptoms that the virus is causing. Neither is very good but not totally bogus. More important is rest, fluids, rest, proper nutrition, rest, more fluids, more rest, and *time* and not thinking you can just go about your business normally. ...Read more

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Can I safely take mucous relief medicine while taking dayquil and nyquil?

Can I safely take mucous relief medicine while taking dayquil and nyquil?

Medications: Usually that is fine.

Are you taking dayquil and nyquil for allergy? Have you tried any of the over the counter medicines such as zyrtec or or alegra?
If you need a night time allergy med, you can get Benadryl (diphenhydramine) 25 mg for that.
Drinking lots of water is a good way to thin the mucus, esp with lemon and honey.
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What are the effects of taking nyquil with large dose of xanax (alprazolam)?

What are the effects of taking nyquil with large dose of xanax (alprazolam)?

Xanax/Nyquil: Excess sedation, disorientation, poor memory, poor coordination, respiratory depression. Contact your doctor ASAP. ...Read more

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How long after taking Nyquil tablets should I home drug test myself, I'm trying to make sure all THC is gone?

How long after taking Nyquil tablets should I home drug test myself, I'm trying to make sure all THC is gone?

NyQuil: There is no THC in the drug. The liquid version of NyQuil Cold/Flu Multi-symptom Relief, available in syrup and LiquiCap form. The recommended adult dose contains:

Acetaminophen (650 mg/30 mL) (pain reliever/fever reducer)
Dextromethorphan (30 mg/30 mL) (cough suppressant)
Doxylamine succinate (12.5 mg/30 mL) (antihistamine/hypnotic) ...Read more

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Can NyQuil make you forgetful? Feel out of it? I've been taking NyQuil for a cough and lately I just feel so lost and out of it could this be why

Can NyQuil make you forgetful? Feel out of it? I've been taking NyQuil for a cough and lately I just feel so lost and out of it could this be why

Yes: Nyquil contains multiple ingredient in each capsule including one called Doxylamine which is an anti-histamine type medication (similar class as Benadryl). It is a first generation anti-histamine and therefore crosses the blood brain barrier and is known to cause sedation and "brain fog" after taking it and even after waking up in the morning. ...Read more

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How risky is taking nyquil with alcohol?

It depends: Nyquil has various formulations, some of which have alcohol in them and therefore you run the risk of taking too much alcohol. Nyquil also contains Acetaminophen which can damage your liver if taken with too much alcohol. ...Read more

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Taking a large dose of nyquil every night...Can this be harmful or addicting? 21 year old male

Let me explain: While nyquil is safe when used as directed for the short-term, the prolonged use or abuse of nyquil can pose some serious health risks, including addiction. Some of the ingredients in nyquil can have long-term effects on the body if the medication is abused. ...Read more

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How long does it take for over the counter medication like NyQuil to leave the body after taking it?

How long does it take for over the counter medication like NyQuil to leave the body after taking it?

12 hours: It should mostly be out in about 12 hours. However, traces could be found in the blood for up to a week. ...Read more

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I know certains meds have an effect on bc effectiveness. I've been taking nyquil for the past few days. Is that ok? Is my bc as effective?

I know certains meds have an effect on bc effectiveness. I've been taking nyquil for the past few days. Is that ok? Is my bc as effective?

Recommended dose? No: Way too much, too long, too often - perhaps. The major class of medications that can reduce birth control effectiveness is antibiotics and you should always tell a doctor about all drugs you take whenever they prescribe something. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I have the cold have been taking multi symptoms and Nyquil but non has made any difference need something to function at school what can u suggest?

I have the cold have been taking multi symptoms and Nyquil but non has made any difference need something to function at school what can u suggest?

See your doctor: Or any doctor for evaluation, you may prescription medications. Meanwhile, rest, fluids, pain killers and saline nasal washes till seen, best wishes ...Read more

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I took Virtussin approximately 3 hrs ago and it has not helped my cough. I'm considering taking NyQuil but need to know when it would be safe to do?

I took Virtussin approximately 3 hrs ago and it has not helped my cough. I'm considering taking NyQuil but need to know when it would be safe to do?

At least 6 hours: Interval is needed to clear the codeine in Virtussin from your system, if not 8 hours. Nyquil contains an antihistaminic which would interact with the codeine. Moreover, codeine at times can cause spasm of the airways causing more cough, that's why it didn't help to start with, if you are really suffering call your doctor or go to urgent care for management, good luck ...Read more

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Can I take nyquil 4 hrs after taking T3's?

Can I take nyquil 4 hrs after taking T3's?

Depends on your: Body size, tolerance to meds, previous exposure, etc. If you are average size and have taken these meds before, it should be ok. You might want to take half dose first, if you want to make sure. ...Read more

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Can I take nyquil when taking atarax (hydroxyzine)?

Can I take nyquil when taking atarax (hydroxyzine)?

Atarax (hydroxyzine) & Nyquil: Can't see reason to combine both. If you have to, take Atarax (hydroxyzine) in daytime & nyquil at bedtime. ...Read more

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Is it true that taking nyquil will agravate IBS symtoms?

Is it true that taking nyquil will agravate IBS symtoms?

Shouldn't: I have seen no evidence to support this link. ...Read more

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Can I take nyquil a few hours after taking zyrtec (cetirizine)?

Can I take nyquil a few hours after taking zyrtec (cetirizine)?

Not recommended: Nyquil has an antihistamine in it and zyrtec (cetirizine) is also an antihistamine. You'll be getting an excessive amount of antihistamine and this is not the best way to take care of your cold/allergy symptoms. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take nyquil 4 hours after taking effexor (venlafaxine)?

Is it safe to take nyquil 4 hours after taking effexor (venlafaxine)?

Not a good idea: Effexor (venlafaxine) should be taken in the morning to improve depression, increase mental energy, and to prevent insomnia. If you take NyQuil because you cannot sleep, you might benefiting from the 25-50 mg of diphenhydramine (Benadryl) on it. Please seek advise regarding insomnia right away to prevent further problems. Check your blood pressure regularly because Effexor tends to increase BP. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take nyquil 4 hours after taking. 5 mg of ativan (lorazepam)?

No problem: No problem if your going to beds. Just don't take it and go out driving or operating machinery. ...Read more

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If my son is taking medication for hypertension can he take nyquil for his cold?

If my son is taking medication for hypertension can he take nyquil for his cold?

Not recommended: Read the labels. Most say do not take if you have high blood pressure or are on medications for high blood pressure. Claritin (loratadine) 10mg or Allegra 180mg or clorecdin hbp are ok to take with high blood pressure, . ...Read more

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Hi, I currently am taking the generic of Aromisin. Can I take Nyquil Cold and Flu with it?

Hi, I currently am taking the generic of Aromisin. Can I take Nyquil Cold and Flu with it?

Aromasin& Nyquil: Nyquil contains acetaminophen, dextromethorphan and doxylamine. It should not intefere with Aromasin
F? u and call you doc this AM to confirm

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Been taking 20mg Paxil 11:30am for about 5 months. Can I take NyQuil at night or theraflu since I'm really sick?

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Been taking 20mg Paxil 11:30am for about 5 months. Can I take NyQuil at night or theraflu since I'm really sick?

No for Nyquil: Yes for theraflu, as paxil would interact with an ingredient in Nyquil preparations called dextromethotphan, good luck ...Read more

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I take 10 mg of amitriptyline every night. I have a terrible cold. Can I take nyquil if I am taking amitriptyline?

I take 10 mg of amitriptyline every night. I have a terrible cold. Can I take nyquil if I am taking amitriptyline?

There is a moderate: Contraindication. Use of these medications together can cause: sedation, confusion, dry mouth, visual changes, flushing etc. ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol while taking nyquil?

Can I drink alcohol while taking nyquil?

Not a good idea: Nyquil itself contains about 20% alcohol, but more importantly excessive alcohol is bad for the immune system, and itself makes many cold symptoms (particularly nasal stuffiness) worse. Adding additional alcohol to nyquil increases the chance of intoxication, which aside from being illegal at your age, is dangerous, particularly behind the wheel of a car or anything similar. ...Read more

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Had uncontrollable chill & shakes, deorientation, & weakness taking gabapentin.

Had uncontrollable chill & shakes, deorientation, & weakness taking gabapentin.

Check with: Prescribing physician. Did you miss a dose? Missing can lead to seizures, do you feel it may have been a seizure? Any witnesses to it who could describe it to you more? The other possibility is if you are having kidney issues, dose may be too high or blood pressure is being affected. Either way, I would recommend seeing the prescribing doc for vitals and possible blood work to check kidneys. ...Read more

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How is nyquil bad for your body?

How is nyquil bad for your body?

Nyquil: Nyquil is an OTC product first manufactured by P&G in 1966. It is intended to treat symptoms of the common cold. There are many forms of Nyquil. Some may contain sedating antihistamines, hypnotics or alcohol. If taken as directed by your physician, at night and at the correct dosage it should be allright. Sleepiness, hyperactivitiy and transient increase in Blood pressure can occur. ...Read more

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Is it possible to take too much nyquil?

Is it possible to take too much nyquil?

Yes! Don't exceed: The warnings are meant to be followed. Taking more than 4 doses per day can cause liver damage and also avoid use w/ other drugs containing Acetaminophen or if you have certain diseases. Read label of see link: http://www. Walgreens. Com/store/c/vicks-nyquil-cold-%26-flu-relief-liquicaps/id=prod6091048-product
take care of yourself - you're worth it. ...Read more