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Medication and drowsiness

My neighbor told me that even daytime cold medication can make me drowsy, so not to take it if I have to drive. Is that true?

Your neighbor is correct. For some people, even “non-drowsy” cold medications can have side effects (dizziness, drowsiness, headache, nausea, nervousness) that can make driving a risky endeavor.

Category: medical conditions, mental and physical health, older driver safety

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