Medication and Drugs
Why does cold medicine make your drowsy?
Asked in Cold and Flu
What non-drowsy medication will treat cold and flu symptoms the quickest?
Does acetaminophen or chlorpheniramine maleate make you drowsy?
What can you do to make you feel better when you have a cold?
Asked in Dog Health
What to do if your dog ate a cold multi symptom cold tablet?
Asked in Cold and Flu, Cough and Cold Medicine
What are the ingredients to make cold and cough medicine?
Asked in Oxycodone, Painkillers, OxyContin
Does Oxycontin make you drowsy?
Depends on your body and how your body reacts to pain killers. Sometimes yes, but usually it speeds up your heart rate and does not make you drowsy. Actually Oxycontin can make you drowsy. One of the precautions with taking any narcotic is that it can make you drowsy. A lot of it depends on a person's tolerance for that particular medication.
Asked in Allergies
What is the best seasonal allergies that do not make me drowsy or have other side effects?
How long should you wait to drink alcohol after taking allergy medicine?
This depends on several factors, including the type of allergy medicine and your location. If you're at home, having a drink or two a couple of hours after taking allergy medicine will probably be fine; it will probably make you drowsy. If you have to drive, you may want to be careful about drinking, since many allergy medicines can make you drowsy, especially if you drink. Again, it depends on the medication strength and type. Always ask a doctor or pharmacist if you are unsure or need more information.