In our latest question and answer, the pharmacist discusses whether or not you can take NyQuil with Tamiflu.
Answered By: Dr. Brian Staiger Pharm.D
Jan 30, 2018
I've been prescribed 100mg benzonatate 3x day along with 12h mucinex to combat flu. I have been taking tamiflu regularly and have 2 doses left.
Is it safe to also take NyQuil at night for sleeping?
At a glance
There is no known interaction between any of the ingredients in NyQuil and Tamiflu. They are considered safe to take together.
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