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Benadryl vs. Nyquil for Cough

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Benadryl

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Nyquil

OTC
/ 47,240 posts
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 276,164 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 47,240 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Benadryl (diphen) is a brand name allergy medicine marketed over-the-counter drug by Johnson & Johnson subsidiary McNeil Consumer Healthcare. Prior to 2007, Benadryl was marketed by Pfizer. Benadryl was invented by George Rieveschl and first made publicl... Read more on Wikipedia
NyQuil is a brand of over the counter medication which is intended to relieve various symptoms of the common cold. Because all of the medications within the NyQuil imprint contain antihistamines and/or hypnotics and alcohol, they are typically taken at n... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Earl
November 12, 2013
Earl wrote
Nyquil's bad
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By Seroquel needed or did I whip this condition
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Seroquel needed or did I whip this condition wrote
Seroquel for antiphycotic and Sleep
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What patients are saying about Benadryl vs. Nyquil

2,193 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
Nyquil...to Benodryl...to Verlerian root...Tylenol...
...Trust me, i've done everything. Nyquil...to Benodryl...to Verlerian root...Tylenol pm,...
Claritin to Nyquil to Children's Benadryl. I'm not happy...
...I placed a large order this past weekend for everything from Claritin to Nyquil to Children's Benadryl. I'm not happy at all about this change. Another case of government...
to Benadryl and also to Nyquil..... Interesting..... -...
...reaction to Benadryl and also to Nyquil..... Interesting........
Benadryl and DXM supposed to potentiate hydrocodone? After...
...and DXM supposed to potentiate hydrocodone? After CWE I mixed it with two doses of Nyquil and the experien...
or DayQuil. My doc said no to sudafed but yet to benadryl
...the fetus. www.safefetus.com Nothing with alcohol, so that means NyQuil or DayQuil. My doc said no to sudafed but yet to benadryl...
Nice. Benadryl is good, but it doesn't affect...
...Benadryl is good, but it doesn't affect some people. That's the problem with NyQuil,...
sometimes benadryl. What I did not like was Singulair...
...take without any problems: Claritin (not Claritin-D); sometimes Nyquil; sometimes benadryl. What I did not like was Singulair (no...
but expensive. Benadryl is good and cheap. Nyquil...
...is good but expensive. Benadryl is good and cheap. Nyquil also works well. I know...
to come naturally. Benedryl helped, nyquil helped so this...
...up sleep will come naturally. That was the last thing to come naturally. Benedryl helped, nyquil helped so this is totally normal the no sleep thing. Stay strong and...
Benedryl usually works. Nyquil works, also, although...
...the side effects can be obnoxious. I think a lot of people's chemisty react differently, but boy, it makes me REALLY out of it the next day. 'Googling' the various side effects also freaked me out ...
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