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Benadryl vs. Nyquil for Cough

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Benadryl

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Nyquil

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/ 47,735 posts
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 289,226 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 47,735 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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What patients are saying about Benadryl vs. Nyquil

2,259 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
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...
ears-pressure etc.) and took Benadryl during the day and...
...stuffy ears-pressure etc.) and took Benadryl during the day and Nyquil at night to get relief. I HATED that packing!!! You will feel...
the opposite reaction to Benadryl and also to Nyquil........
...I also have the opposite reaction to Benadryl and also to...
in drinkable form. It doesn't have any adverse effects...
...is great. I'm glad Nyquil makes it because ...in the regular Nyquil was switched out ...It's like Benadryl in drinkable form. It doesn't have any adver...
to be affected by nyquil and benedryl. After taking symbyax...
...it. I take adderall for add, ...taking it with no problem. I USED to be affected by nyquil and benedryl. After taking symbyax for a few ...my life I am having problems falling asleep. Otc...
I have found that Benadryl still works best for me. But...
[...], I have found that Benadryl still works best for me. But ...I have go myself a cold and so I took Nyquil at night before bed and that worked even better. I don't use  either of these regular ...
up alot, benadryl works for a few hours only, i take nyquil...
i take claritin and it is not ...year, but in spring my allergy symptoms flare up really ...open, they tear up alot, benadryl works for a few hours only, i take nyquil and it works at night, but...
It's like perfect clockwork *when I'm having mood problems*...
...me out. Nyquil had no effect, I hear that makes people sleepy. Benadryl doesn't do anything even at high doses. It's like perfect clockwork *when I'm having mood problems*, but doesn't...
HCL (Benadryl) used to work for me because it...
...Diphenhydramine HCL (Benadryl) used to work for me because ...to sleep. I tried Doxylamine Succinate (Unisom) last night because i remember NyQuil used to work for me...and I think it worked, b...
fever. I've never had a problem with Benadryl and in fact...
...know that I've had reactions to Nyquil but I have associated it with my elevated fever I had at ...fever. I've never had a problem with Benadryl and in fact ...sleep nor does Elavil anymore....
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