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Dayquil vs. Tylenol Cold for Common Cold

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Dayquil

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Tylenol Cold

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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 8,878 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 7,313 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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DayQuil is a medicine designed to help relieve many symptoms of a common cold and flu. Made by Vicks, it is available in liquid and "LiquiCap" (capsule) form. DayQuil's night time counterpart is NyQuil, which contains an antihistamine. This antihistamin... Read more on Wikipedia
Tylenol is a North American brand of drugs advertised for relieving analgesic, reducing fever, and relieving the symptoms of allergy, common cold, cough, and flu. The active ingredient of its original, flagship product, paracetamol (called ''acetaminoph... Read more on Wikipedia
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By lloyd
January 22, 2014
lloyd wrote
weight gain
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By Alyssa
September 25, 2013
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DayQuil made me nauseous
im experiencing the same thing right now
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What patients are saying about Dayquil vs. Tylenol Cold

136 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
you can take Dayquil while breastfeeding:? I need something...
...take Dayquil while breastfeeding:? I need something to make me feel better and tylenol cold and coug...
is the only thing that brings me even the slightest relief...
...flu symptoms? Normally I take Mucinex DM, The blue version of the Tylenol Cold (which works wonders) and DayQuil. That combination is the only thing that brings me even the slightest relief. Is tha...
the flu we used to take Dayquil or Tylenol Cold/Flu, but we...
...flu we used to take Dayquil or Tylenol Cold/Flu, but we have found something more effective and natural in Nature’s Way EnhinaGuard.  This syrup works miracles.  Take ½ teaspoon...
the couch. Today I took dayquil, which has not worked well....
...remedy until after my workout? Two hours before? I took (the last of our) tylenol cold and sinus last night that worked well for sitting on the couch. Today I took dayquil, which has not...
i can't take dayquil/nyquil anymore... they don't work...
...can't take dayquil/nyquil anymore... they ...picked up some tylenol cold for day and night... even shopping didn't help me...
worse than Dayquil but it did help my throat and nose. ...
...feel like poo.  My dr told me I could take tylenol cold so I just took half ...tastes worse than Dayquil but it did help my throat and ...
me at all. Took the dayquil and nyquil and started feeling...
Thanks Beth. I tried Tylenol cold and it did nothing for me at all. Took the dayquil and nyquil and started feeling much better and was able to sleep through the night. The alcohol...
to sugars, the NyQuil/DayQuil may make you dump.� � I...
...are sensitive to sugars, the NyQuil/DayQuil may make you dump.� � I have used the liquid Tylenol Cold products and they have been very helpful without the dumping side effects. Good luck and I...
me at all. Took the dayquil and nyquil and started feeling...
...19 February 2008 - 12:10 PM Thanks Beth. I tried Tylenol cold and it did nothing for me at all. Took the dayquil and nyquil and started feeling much better and was...
I had been taking DayQuil during the day. But, Tylenol...
Thanks, Shannon. I took some Tylenol Cold medicine a while ago and ...little better. I had been taking DayQuil during the day. But, Tylenol Cold seems to work better for what I've got this time. ...
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