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Posted: 2/27/2006 7:32:38 PM EDT
I'm a school teacher, so I can't exactly be a friggin ZOMBIE at work tomorrow and live in peace.

I have a cold, not the flu, just a cold and my nose is a damned faucet non-stop right now. My head hurts.

Two nyquils, in the past, put me in zombie mode most of the next morning...right up to about lunchtime when I stop being groggy.

I've had too many substitutes lately for district meetings, so I'm not taking the day off--it's a pain in the ass getting ready for a sub anyway.
Link Posted: 2/27/2006 7:38:32 PM EDT
Vote for the nyquil. Just go to bed 4 hours earlier than usual. If you can't handle nyquil, then I don't know what to tell you.

Link Posted: 2/27/2006 7:38:37 PM EDT
One if you have to be functional in the morning.
Link Posted: 2/27/2006 7:39:43 PM EDT
87!
Link Posted: 2/27/2006 7:41:10 PM EDT
I can't do a whole "shot".
Makes me too jittery to sleep, but a 1/2 dose does wonders for me.
Link Posted: 2/27/2006 7:42:27 PM EDT
frankly, the tablets are for pussies, you should be doing shots of it.
Link Posted: 2/27/2006 7:45:45 PM EDT
Just take a nyquil and a dayquil. That way you will dream that you can't sleep.
Link Posted: 2/27/2006 7:47:04 PM EDT
Your not a real man unless you can drink shots of the green shit!!!
Link Posted: 2/27/2006 7:47:35 PM EDT
when in doubt...empty the bottle.
Link Posted: 2/27/2006 7:47:46 PM EDT


I have a prescription for ambien and it works great when I can't fall asleep.
I have been laying in bed until the sun comes up before I feel sleepy. Ambien gets me to sleep and I don't feel groggy after about 8 hours from taking it.



or you could just do the '40 Year Old Virgin' game...

'Take 3 tylenol pm and masturbate, try to orgasm before you fall asleep...the best part is you always win'
Link Posted: 2/27/2006 7:48:06 PM EDT
They effect you after sleep?


Wierd...Then again, most things dont work on me. I took 2 Ambien CR's once. Didnt do shit. I was sad.
Link Posted: 2/27/2006 7:51:29 PM EDT

Originally Posted By FieroLoki:
They effect you after sleep?


Wierd...Then again, most things dont work on me. I took 2 Ambien CR's once. Didnt do shit. I was sad.



I'm useless for a few hours after I get up. There's a good chance that if I take two (I just took one...waiting to decide on one more or not) that I might fall asleep standing up in the shower.

I refuse to give up my man card on this. Nyquil is selectively evil shit...I've seen offensive lineman stagger around after it and women who can drink the stuff like water.
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 6:01:35 AM EDT
I take 1. Always knocks me right out. Make sure you can get about 8 hours to sleep it off though.
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 6:02:27 AM EDT
in arfcom fasion: get both!
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