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Condition: Cold Symptoms
1/29/2009 1:46:49 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After not sleeping cause of a cough and running nose I took this and was able to finally get a good nights sleep. I took it early and it knocked me out I slept a good nine hours.

Condition: Cold Symptoms
1/7/2009 12:47:43 PM

Reviewer: Wendy, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I bought NyQuil and NyQuil Nightime. Took the Nyquil at 6am before work and by 7am felt like I'd been hit with a tranquiliser gun. It's now almost mid-day and I can't keep my eyes open. When it says it can cause drowsiness, it's not kidding. Heaven knows what NyQuil Night-time is capable of!

Condition: Cold Symptoms
12/30/2008 5:35:08 PM

Reviewer: Anonymous, 13-18 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
If you buy liquid Nyquil, get the original flavor, and DO NOT GET THE CHERRY FLAVOR! They're both nasty, but the cherry flavor doesn't taste like cherry at all, and it's even more bitter and nasty. In my experience, Nyquil works better than Dayquil on a school/work day because it has an antihistamine to halt the runny nose (which Dayquil lacks because it can cause drowsiness), but as w ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Cold Symptoms
12/22/2008 12:37:22 AM

Reviewer: Coughy, 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Nasal drip was controlled very well on this med,but cough persisted. The taste is horrible. Does help you fall asleep But at the cost of a foggy head in the morning..

Condition: Cold Symptoms
12/17/2008 11:12:29 PM

Reviewer: stephski22, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
tried this med and it dried out my lungs so bad i was gasping for air and was admitted into the hospital for 5 days.

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