Review: taking Dilantin and Atarax together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Dilantin and Atarax together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Dilantin and Atarax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 166 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Dilantin

Dilantin has active ingredients of phenytoin. It is often used in convulsion. (latest outcomes from Dilantin 20,037 users)

Atarax

Atarax has active ingredients of hydroxyzine hydrochloride. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Atarax 10,808 users)

On Jul, 29, 2016

166 people who take Dilantin, Atarax are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Dilantin and Atarax drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Dilantin:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Atarax:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Dilantin:
  • female: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Atarax:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Dilantin:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Atarax:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • pyrexia
  • hepatic function abnormal
  • acute lymphocytic leukaemia recurrent
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • blood creatinine increased
  • blood pressure decreased
  • c-reactive protein increased
  • capillary leak syndrome
  • chronic graft versus host disease
  • cystitis haemorrhagic
1 - 6 months:
  • cardiac tamponade
  • pericardial effusion
  • cardiac arrest
  • disseminated intravascular coagulation
  • fatigue
  • supraventricular tachycardia
  • weakness
  • cytomegalovirus infection
  • leukocytosis
  • multi-organ failure
1 - 2 years:
  • sleep apnoea syndrome
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • erythema
  • fabry's disease
  • foot fracture
  • infusion related reaction
  • lymphoedema
  • pain
  • renal impairment
5 - 10 years:
  • anaphylaxis
  • hives
not specified:
  • convulsion
  • depression
  • fatigue
  • arthralgia
  • anxiety
  • cough
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • fall
  • hypertension
  • insomnia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • convulsion
  • cough
  • insomnia
  • anxiety
  • arthralgia
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • depression
  • drug ineffective
  • fall
  • hypertension
male:
  • convulsion
  • multi-organ failure
  • cardiac tamponade
  • pericardial effusion
  • pyrexia
  • cardiac arrest
  • fatigue
  • disseminated intravascular coagulation
  • supraventricular tachycardia
  • toxic epidermal necrolysis

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • affective disorder
  • drug dependence
  • drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms
  • acute lymphocytic leukaemia recurrent
  • capillary leak syndrome
  • chronic graft versus host disease
  • cystitis haemorrhagic
  • diarrhoea
  • engraft failure
  • gastritis
20-29:
  • cardiac tamponade
  • pericardial effusion
  • cardiac arrest
  • fatigue
  • supraventricular tachycardia
  • disseminated intravascular coagulation
  • multi-organ failure
  • weakness
  • cytomegalovirus infection
  • leukocytosis
30-39:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • diabetes mellitus inadequate control
  • hyperglycaemia
  • diabetic neuropathy
  • nausea
  • pancreatitis
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • weight decreased
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • erythema
40-49:
  • convulsion
  • vomiting
  • arthralgia
  • colitis ischaemic
  • rash
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • contusion
  • diabetes mellitus
  • hypertension
  • nausea
50-59:
  • convulsion
  • femur fracture
  • fall
  • injury
  • anxiety
  • arthralgia
  • bone disorder
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • coronary artery embolism
  • depression
60+:
  • stevens-johnson syndrome
  • toxic epidermal necrolysis
  • vision blurred
  • anaemia
  • cerebral atrophy
  • cough
  • hypoalbuminaemia
  • oliguria
  • oropharyngeal candidiasis
  • rash erythematous

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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