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Friday, October 24, 2014
Pharmacy and Medications
Tylenol and Nyquil
is it okay to take 2 extra strenghth tylenol and NyQuil at the same time
Generally, there are very few reasons for taking the 2 medications together. However, for one night, it would be okay to use the 2 together as long as the total daily dose of acetaminophen (Tylenol) does not go over 4 grams (4000mg). Longer use of the two medications together would not be suggested.
Submitted by Ushani Lincoln, Pharm D Candidate
Midwestern University College of Pharmacy
Carmen M Hadley, RPh, CSPI
Former Clinical Instructor
College of Pharmacy
The Ohio State University