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Together Take Nyquil
What is the duration of cough?
If more than 2-3 weeks, have you seen a doctor?
Guaifenesin which is the main ingredient in different combinations of robitussin (guaifenesin) is a weak anti tussive agent.
Nyquil helps due to the antihistamine content. tablespoon of Nyquil contains acetaminophen = 325 mg,Dextromethorphan = 15 mg, & Doxylamine succinate = 6.25 mg.
Many herbals are available.Try oil of Oregano. ...Read more
Better not: Almost similar ingredients, combination would increase toxicity ...Read more
Gravol (dimenhydriante) is used for nausea, motion sickness, etc. Ia side effect of this drug is drowsiness. Nyquil also does this through a different drug. The combination may cause excessive drowsiness , etc. Dont recommend this if driving or operating machinery. Always ask your pharmacist before taking any over the counter drugs.
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Not recommend : Too much ant-histamine at once.Get a more detailed answer ›
Melatonin & Nyquil: M of unknown age or medical history. What could happen if you take both melatonin & NyQuil together? ANS: Might or might not sleep better depending on which Nyquil you choose. Melatonin is an uncontrolled over the counter supplement and is not well researched. So just try and see in you is the way I would do it. Let me know how it works. ...Read more
Hello i ahve a question. Is it okay to take nyqil and musinex together? I took nyquil at about 6:20 pm and I am supposed to take musiex at about 8:30p
Cold medicines: Yes, in the short term these over the counter medications should not cause any harm when taken together. I would not advise long term use for either one. If you are not getting any improvement or are worsening please get int to see your health professional. ...Read more
Vicodin + NyQuil: Do not take both of these drugs together. Nyquil has a significant amount of alcohol. This combination would be the same as taking vicodin with an alcohol beverage. This combination will have an additive depressive effect on your body systems and could very well have serious adverse consequences. ...Read more
Yes: But be sure that you do need all these medications. ...Read more
Yes, but . . .: My big concern: there are many different types/brands of Nyquil which is a combination of several medications, depending upon brand name. Luckily http://www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php?drug_list=1310-0,53-17161,55-17410,54-16419 doesn't show any interaction btwn 3 versions of Nyquil and Ibuprofen. Do beware that NSAIDs can cause ulcers & irritate kidneys. Check w/FamilyDoc if continue to need ...Read more
Caution Advised: Nyquil contains acetominophen, dextromethorphan, doxylamine and alcohol (among other ingredients), all sedatives. Hydrocodone, a narcotic, produces profound sedation, too. Therefore, taking both of these drugs may heighten the sedative effects more than is desirable. Caution is advised. ...Read more
Talk to your doctor: Both vicodin and nyquil have acetaminophen, you would essentially be doubling the dose when taking these together. Also both drugs can cause drowsiness and if combined, you would be excessively sleepy and decrease your drive to breathe. There are other combined side effects as well. I highly recommend that you talk to your doctor before taking them both together. ...Read more
Antihistamines: Both medications have antihisstamines. Not sure what you are treating, but if you need both on the same day, then it may be better to see an allergist and get another type of medication to control your symptoms. You should be able to take them together but over time the strategy is not effective. ...Read more
Yes you can: You can take both medications at the same time providing that you follow the recommended otc doses. ...Read more
Should be OK: That should not be a problem.Get a more detailed answer ›
No interactions: You can take these two medications together as there aren't any clear contraindications. ...Read more