How long after DayQuil Can I drink alcohol?
Drinking Alcohol After Taking DayQuil
Although it’s not recommended to drink while using DayQuil, you could have a drink 4 to 6 hours after your last dose. A single drink of alcohol, however, can last in your body for about 3 hours. Therefore, it’s best to wait about 3 hours before taking another dose of DayQuil.
Can I take DayQuil after 2 beers?
Alcohol should not be mixed with Dayquil because: Alcohol interacts with both acetaminophen and dextromethorphan. Different doses of Dayquil interact negatively with alcohol. In high quantities, alcohol, and acetaminophen directly damage the liver.
How many drinks can I have with DayQuil?
DayQuil manufacturer Procter & Gamble cautions that the safest choice is to not drink at all while taking DayQuil, especially if you usually drink heavily and regularly. Using alcohol and acetaminophen together can cause serious side effects such as: Fever. Joint pain or swelling.