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Benzonatate vs. Nyquil for Cough

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Benzonatate

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/ 539 posts

Nyquil

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/ 47,880 posts
Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 539 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 47,880 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Benzonatate or 2,5,8,11,14,17,20,23,26-nonaoxaoctacosan-28-yl para-butylaminobenzoate is a non-opioid oral antitussive (cough suppressant) with effects that last from 6 to 8 hours. Since it is not an opioid, benzonatate is not prone to abuse li... 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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What patients are saying about Benzonatate vs. Nyquil

4 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
attacks. I had been using Nyquil and still woke up every...
...in the morning. The first night I tried Benzonatate I only took one capsule instead of the recommended two, and slept through the night without coughing. I only needed to take it two more...
combo for tonight is: Benzonatate NyQuil Shot of Ketel...
...weekday. Went to doctor and was prescribed Z-pack and Benzonatate 200mg. I asked doctor, ...make me drowsy (as does Dayquil) and ...The combo for tonight is: Benzonatate NyQuil Shot...
I had self-treated with NyQuil Cold & Flu, Nighttime; Rub...
...wonders for me. I had a terrible cough for the past three ...aching. I had self-treated with NyQuil Cold & Flu, Nighttime; Rub ...pack of Azithromycin 250MG and Benzonatate 100MG, 1 cap twic...
(40mg) Benzonatate (100mg), Azithromyacin (250mg) is what...
...Amlodipine Besylate (5mg), Lisinopril (40mg) Benzonatate (100mg), Azithromyacin (250mg) is what he took yesterday, plus Nyquil cold and flu last night....
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