Doans Pm Oral Tablet 25-580Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Doans PM: Oral tablet (25-580mg)

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What is this Medicine?

DIPHENHYDRAMINE, MAGNESIUM SALICYLATE (dye fen HYE dra meen; mag NEE zhum sa LI si late) is a combination of a sleep aid and a pain reliever. It is used to treat patients with minor backaches that have trouble sleeping.

In-Depth Information

Doans PM 580mg-25mg Extra Strength Caplet

NDC: 000670246
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not Required)
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)





Storage Information
Protect from moisture
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Doans PM 580mg-25mg Extra Strength Caplet
Daily Life Interactions for Doans PM 580mg-25mg Extra Strength Caplet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Doans PM 580mg-25mg Extra Strength Caplet(Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride)
Alcohol and CNS Depressants(Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride)
Avoid alcohol-containing drinks while taking this medicine. Using this drug along with alcohol can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this drug affects you, and especially if you are drinking alcohol-containing beverages. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Doans PM 580mg-25mg Extra Strength Caplet(Magnesium Salicylate Tetrahydrate)
Alcohol and Salicylates(Magnesium Salicylate Tetrahydrate)
Side effects from this drug may get worse if you drink alcohol-containing drinks. If you have persistent stomach upset, vomit blood or what looks like coffee grounds, or have black, tarry stools, contact your health care provider immediately. Avoid alcohol containing drinks while taking aspirin. Alcohol intake should be limited even with short term use of aspirin or related pain relievers.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Doans PM 580mg-25mg Extra Strength Caplet(Magnesium Salicylate Tetrahydrate)
Alcohol and Magnesium(Magnesium Salicylate Tetrahydrate)
Ethanol can decrease the actions of Magnesium Salts, by increasing its elimination from the body. To get the best results, limit your intake of alcoholic beverages while taking Magnesium Salts or supplements.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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