Female patient reported the following NyQuil side effects :
Very intense flushing and burning of my face. Red blotchy marks all over. Slight dizziness accompanied by fatigue.
I took the adult dose and within a few minutes, I felt my face become very hot, almost feeling burned. My skin became blotchy and stung. I called Poison Control and they recommended I take Benadryl for allergic reaction.
Adverse Event date: Wednesday February 11th 12:00:00 AM
Medication Dosage: 2 Tablespoons
Medication Frequency: One time
Patient Age: 53
Patient Weight: 125
Other medications: Prograf Celexa
Diagnosis: Cold Symptoms - cough, sore throat, stuffy nose.
Pre-existing conditions: Kidney Transplant
Birth Defects? No
Was intervention required to prevent damage? Yes
Other serious medical events? No