Nytol Quick Caps

Generic Name: Diphenhydramine HCl

  • What is this medication?

    Nytol Quick Caps contain a nighttime sleep-aid. They are intended to relieve occasional sleeplessness.
  • Are there any warnings associated with Nytol Quick Caps?

    Do not use this product in children under the age of 12.

    Do not use this product with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one used on the skin.

    Do not use this product with other antihistamines.

    When using this product, avoid alcoholic beverages and be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery.

    Stop using this product and ask a doctor if sleeplessness persists continuously for more than 2 weeks. Insomnia may be a symptom of a serious underlying medical illness.

    Keep this product out of the reach of children. In the case of an overdose, get medical help or contact a poison control center right away.

  • Should I talk to my doctor before taking Nytol Quick Caps?

    Talk to a doctor or pharmacist before using this product if you have a breathing problem, such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis; glaucoma; or trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland.

    Talk to a doctor or pharmacist before using this product if you are taking sedatives or tranquilizers.

    Talk to a health professional before using this product if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.

  • What are the possible side effects of Nytol Quick Caps?

    Side effects cannot always be anticipated. If any develop or change in intensity, tell your doctor as soon as possible. Only your doctor can determine if it is safe for you to continue taking this drug.
  • What should I avoid while taking Nytol Quick Caps?

    Avoid alcoholic beverages when using this product.

    Do not use this product with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one used on the skin.

    Do not use this product with other antihistamines.

  • What are possible food and drug interactions associated with Nytol Quick Caps?

    If Nytol Quick Caps is taken with certain other drugs, the effects of either could be increased, decreased, or altered. Always check with your doctor before combining Nytol Quick Caps with any other medication.
  • What is the usual dosage of Nytol Quick Caps?

    Adults and children 12 years: Take 2 tablets at bedtime if needed, or as directed by a doctor.

    Children <12 years: Do not use.

  • How should I store Nytol Quick Caps?

    Store at room temperature. Avoid excessive heat or humidity.