Home HealthTopics Health Centers Reference Library Research
Join us on Facebook Join us on Facebook Share on Facebook

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

For more information:

Go to the Pharmacy and Medications health topic, where you can:

Response by:

Carmen M Hadley, RPh, CSPI
Former Clinical Instructor
College of Pharmacy
The Ohio State University