Review: taking Excedrin and Benzonatate together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Excedrin and Benzonatate together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Excedrin and Benzonatate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 24 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Excedrin

Excedrin has active ingredients of acetaminophen; aspirin; caffeine. It is often used in headache. (latest outcomes from Excedrin 8,156 users)

Benzonatate

Benzonatate has active ingredients of benzonatate. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Benzonatate 1,939 users)

On Jul, 20, 2016

24 people who take Excedrin, Benzonatate are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Excedrin and Benzonatate drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • depression
  • stress
  • cleft lip
  • cleft palate
  • pulmonary embolism
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • throat irritation
  • eustachian tube dysfunction
  • femoral anteversion
  • hearing impaired

Most common drug interactions by age *:

20-29:
  • depression
  • stress
  • weight decreased
40-49:
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • pulmonary embolism
  • chest pain
  • diabetes mellitus
  • diabetes mellitus inadequate control
  • diabetic nephropathy
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspnoea
  • glucose tolerance impaired
  • hyperhidrosis
60+:
  • throat irritation
  • chest discomfort
  • nasal discomfort
  • anxiety
  • cataract
  • confusional state
  • dyspnoea
  • fall
  • mental status changes
  • pain

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Excedrin (acetaminophen; aspirin; caffeine) is often used to treat headache. Benzonatate (benzonatate) is often used to treat cough. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

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