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Does anyone know of a

Good cold medicine that will not make u sleepy?since I babysit and need something for body pain,headache,coughing and need energy,lotts of it;)So much to do to be sick and tired.Like a cough syrup etc...

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karencrouch

Asked by karencrouch at 10:36 PM on Dec. 9, 2010 in Health

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  • Nyquil has daytime med
    raisingmen

    Answer by raisingmen at 10:37 PM on Dec. 9, 2010

  • Dayquil is the only one that comes to mind.
    sweet29mom

    Answer by sweet29mom at 10:37 PM on Dec. 9, 2010

  • There's a non-drowsy Sudafed, I believe. Robitussin can help with the cough (only the cough). Cough drops may help take the edge off.
    I use Traditional Medicinals Gypsy Cold Tea with some honey when I feel lousy. I swear that is the BEST stuff. Even my skeptical DH admitted he felt much better. You can get it at most grocery stores. I hope you feel better!
    musicpisces

    Answer by musicpisces at 11:54 PM on Dec. 9, 2010

  • Nyquil day and Sudafed's version seem to work pretty well my husband. Alternately, Tyelenol, Advil and cough drops/throat spray.
    JZ10FPM

    Answer by JZ10FPM at 8:29 AM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • Dayquil should be your best bet.
    cleanaturalady

    Answer by cleanaturalady at 8:48 AM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • Dayquil is my savior when it comes to this =)
    mainemusicmaker

    Answer by mainemusicmaker at 7:02 AM on Dec. 11, 2010

  • Dayquil, and a good tea. I drank the Gypsy Cold Care tea (traditional medicinals brand) when I was sick and it really helped clear my congestion too. I put honey and ginger in it too.
    KTMOM

    Answer by KTMOM at 10:07 AM on Dec. 12, 2010

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