Review: taking Methyldopa and Excedrin together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported only by a few people who take Methyldopa and Excedrin together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Methyldopa and Excedrin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Methyldopa

Methyldopa has active ingredients of methyldopa. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Methyldopa 2,195 users)

Excedrin

Excedrin has active ingredients of acetaminophen; aspirin; caffeine. It is often used in headache. (latest outcomes from Excedrin 8,649 users)

On Aug, 28, 2016

2 people who take Methyldopa, Excedrin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Methyldopa and Excedrin drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Methyldopa:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 1 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: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Excedrin:
  • < 1 month: 100% - (1 of 1 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: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Methyldopa:
  • female: 50% - (1 of 2 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Excedrin:
  • female: 50% - (1 of 2 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Methyldopa:
  • 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: 50% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Excedrin:
  • 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: 50% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

Most common drug interactions by age *:

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Methyldopa (methyldopa) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Excedrin (acetaminophen; aspirin; caffeine) is often used to treat headache. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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