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A study for a 44-year old woman who takes Zoloft, Benadryl, Singulair, Sudafed

Summary: 12 female patients aged 44 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is a personalized study for a 44 year old female patient who has Depression, Insomnia, Allergies, Nasal Congestion. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

 

 

 

What are the drugs

Zoloft has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 78,343 Zoloft users)

Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from 29,380 Benadryl users)

Singulair has active ingredients of montelukast sodium. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from 42,883 Singulair users)

Sudafed has active ingredients of pseudoephedrine hydrochloride. It is often used in nasal congestion. (latest outcomes from 5,163 Sudafed users)

What are the conditions

Depression can be treated by Zoloft, Prozac, Cymbalta, Celexa, Lexapro, Wellbutrin Xl. (latest reports from 276,944 Depression patients)

Insomnia (sleeplessness) can be treated by Ambien, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Lunesta, Zolpidem Tartrate, Ambien Cr, Melatonin. (latest reports from 143,724 Insomnia patients)

Allergies can be treated by Zyrtec, Benadryl, Claritin, Allegra, Loratadine, Singulair. (latest reports from 7,820 Allergies patients)

Nasal congestion (blockage of the nasal passages usually due to membranes lining the nose becoming swollen from inflamed blood vessels) can be treated by Sudafed 12 Hour, Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride, Nasonex, Mucinex, Mucinex D, Phenylephrine Hydrochloride And Promethazine Hydrochloride. (latest reports from 14,471 Nasal Congestion patients)

What is the symptom

Overdose has been reported by people with pain, depression, schizophrenia, high blood pressure, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 51,404 Overdose patients)

On Jan, 9, 2015: 12 females aged 39 (±5) who take Zoloft, Benadryl, Singulair, Sudafed are studied

Zoloft, Benadryl, Singulair, Sudafed outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 39

Gender: female

Conditions: Depression, Insomnia, Allergies, Nasal Congestion

Drugs taking:
- Zoloft - EQ 100MG BASE (sertraline hydrochloride): used for 10+ years
- Benadryl - 25MG (diphenhydramine hydrochloride): used for 2 - 5 years
- Singulair - EQ 10MG BASE (montelukast sodium): used for < 1 month
- Sudafed (pseudoephedrine hydrochloride): used for < 1 month

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

InteractionNumber of reports on eHealthMe
Overdose2 (16.67% of females aged 39 (±5) who take the drugs)

(as an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea)

Symptom (click a symptom for in-depth analysis)Number of reports on eHealthMe
Overdose in Depression263 (1.39% of females aged 39 (±5) who have Depression)
Overdose in Insomnia45 (1.00% of females aged 39 (±5) who have Insomnia)
Overdose in Allergies1 (0.09% of females aged 39 (±5) who have Allergies)
Overdose in Nasal Congestion0 (0.00% of females aged 39 (±5) who have Nasal congestion)

(as an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea)

Side effect (click a side effect for in-depth analysis)Number of reports on eHealthMe
Overdose in Zoloft89 (1.16% of females aged 39 (±5) who take Zoloft)
Overdose in Benadryl27 (1.09% of females aged 39 (±5) who take Benadryl)
Overdose in Singulair26 (0.76% of females aged 39 (±5) who take Singulair)
Overdose in Sudafed6 (1.06% of females aged 39 (±5) who take Sudafed)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Zoloft is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a
Benadryl is effectiven/an/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/a
Singulair is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/an/an/a
Sudafed is effective100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/an/an/an/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
OverdosePalpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)n/aPalpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)n/aOverdosePain In Extremity
OverdoseHeadache (pain in head)
Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)
Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)
Diabetes Mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin)
Diarrhoea
Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
Deep Vein Thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)
Anxiety
Maternal Exposure During Pregnancy (use of substance during pregnancy)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

You are not alone! Join a related mobile support group:
- support group for people who take Zoloft and have Overdose
- support group for people who take Benadryl and have Overdose
- support group for people who take Singulair and have Overdose
- support group for people who take Sudafed and have Overdose
- support group for people who have Overdose and Depression
- support group for people who have Overdose and Insomnia
- support group for people who have Overdose and Allergies
- support group for people who have Overdose and Nasal Congestion
- support group for people who have Allergies
- support group for people who have Depression
- support group for people who have Insomnia
- support group for people who have Nasal Congestion
- support group for people who have Overdose
- support group for people who take Benadryl
- support group for people who take Singulair
- support group for people who take Sudafed
- support group for people who take Zoloft

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