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What to know about interactions FAQs

  • Can I take Advil PM products with other medications?

    You should consult a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are: Taking sedatives or tranquilizers or any other sleep aid Taking any other drug containing an NSAID (prescription or nonprescription) Under a doctor’s care for any continuing medical illness Taking any other antihistamines Taking a blood-thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug Taking aspirin for heart attack or stroke Taking any other drug Please see product labeling for complete warnings information.

  • Will this product interact with my prescription medication?

    If you are taking prescription medication, you should discuss using Advil PM products with your doctor or pharmacist. This is especially important if you have any condition that requires you taking a prescription medication.

  • Can Advil PM products be taken with nutritional supplements?

    Advil PM products can be taken with nutritional supplements. However, if you are taking nutritional supplements, it is recommended that you discuss this with your physician or pharmacist before taking Advil PM products.

  • Can Advil PM products be taken with other over-the-counter (OTC) medications, e.g. other analgesics, antibiotics, cold remedies, etc.?

    We recommend that you contact your physician if you are taking other specific medications before taking Advil PM products. Advil PM products should not be taken with any other product containing ibuprofen, naproxen, Acetaminophen, aspirin or with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one used on skin.

  • Can Advil PM products be taken with herbal supplements?

    Herbal supplements may contain complex formulations of ingredients that can interact with medications. Therefore, it is recommended that before taking Advil PM products you should consult your physician or pharmacist about any herbal supplements that you are taking.

  • Do I have to take Advil PM products with food?

    It is not necessary to take Advil PM products with food, however, take them with food or milk if an upset stomach occurs. Consult your physician before taking any NSAID if you have a history of stomach problems such as heartburn, upset stomach or stomach pain.