Delsym and Sudafed drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Delsym and Sudafed together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Delsym and Sudafed. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 15 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Delsym

Delsym has active ingredients of dextromethorphan polistirex. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Delsym 1,886 users)

Sudafed

Sudafed has active ingredients of pseudoephedrine hydrochloride. It is often used in sinus congestion. (latest outcomes from Sudafed 7,320 users)

On Feb, 08, 2017

15 people who take Delsym, Sudafed are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Delsym and Sudafed drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • chest pain
  • feeling abnormal
  • heart rate increased
  • insomnia
  • drug ineffective
  • viral infection
not specified:
  • dizziness
  • abdominal discomfort
  • asthenia
  • cough
  • delusion
  • hallucination, visual
  • insomnia
  • feeling abnormal
  • heart rate increased
  • chest pain

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • chest pain
  • abdominal discomfort
  • asthenia
  • cough
  • dizziness
  • hallucination, visual
  • headache
  • insomnia
  • feeling abnormal
  • heart rate increased
male:
  • decreased appetite
  • delusion
  • dissociation
  • dizziness
  • drug abuse
  • foot fracture
  • joint dislocation

Most common drug interactions by age *:

2-9:
  • adverse drug reaction
  • crying
  • dehydration
  • delusion
  • hallucination, visual
  • paranoia
  • self-injurious ideation
  • violence-related symptom
20-29:
  • amenorrhoea
  • bronchitis
  • hypomenorrhoea
  • metrorrhagia
30-39:
  • insomnia
  • chest pain
  • feeling abnormal
  • heart rate increased
  • anaemia
  • basal cell carcinoma
  • blood creatinine increased
  • constipation
  • cough
  • delusion
60+:
  • dizziness
  • abdominal discomfort
  • acute myocardial infarction
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • amnesia
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • asthenia
  • balance disorder
  • blood albumin decreased
  • blood alkaline phosphatase increased

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Delsym (dextromethorphan polistirex) is often used to treat cough. Sudafed (pseudoephedrine hydrochloride) is often used to treat sinus congestion. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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