Mixing Alcohol and ZzzQuil
There is an unfortunate tendency among many people to believe that it’s safe to mix alcohol and other substances, including sleep aids. There can be risks that come with this, and before you take any sleep aid, whether by prescription or one available over-the-counter, you should make sure you know the risks and any possible interactions it could have with other substances including alcohol.
What about mixing alcohol and ZzzQuil? What are the risks of the combination of alcohol and ZzzQuil, if any?
Below is general information about ZzzQuil, as well as specific facts about mixing alcohol and ZzzQuil.
- Problems with mental alertness, balance, and coordination that can lead to an increased chance of being in an accident.
- Fluctuations in blood pressure.
- Brain fog, disorientation or unclear thinking.
- Cognitive impairment and confusion.
- Depression because both ZzzQuil and alcohol act as depressants
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