Phenytoin sodium and Pamelor drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Phenytoin sodium and Pamelor together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Phenytoin sodium and Pamelor. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 173 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Phenytoin Sodium

Phenytoin sodium has active ingredients of phenytoin sodium. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Phenytoin sodium 4,190 users)

Pamelor

Pamelor has active ingredients of nortriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from Pamelor 2,738 users)

On Feb, 21, 2017

173 people who take Phenytoin Sodium, Pamelor are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Phenytoin sodium and Pamelor drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • anticonvulsant drug level below therapeutic
  • blood creatinine increased
  • eosinophils urine present
  • nephritis interstitial
  • pain in extremity
  • rash macular
  • rash pruritic
  • renal injury
2 - 5 years:
  • pyrexia
  • renal tubular necrosis
  • respiratory failure
  • decubitus ulcer
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • drug ineffective
  • fall
  • gun shot wound
  • head injury
  • pneumonia
10+ years:
  • drug level increased
  • fall
  • scapula fracture
not specified:
  • urinary tract infection
  • headache
  • dyspnoea
  • oedema peripheral
  • loss of consciousness
  • balance disorder
  • blood glucose increased
  • nasopharyngitis
  • blindness
  • blood glucose fluctuation

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • urinary tract infection
  • headache
  • loss of consciousness
  • balance disorder
  • dyspnoea
  • blood glucose increased
  • nasopharyngitis
  • blindness
  • blood glucose fluctuation
  • thyroid cyst
male:
  • drug ineffective
  • depression
  • asthenia
  • pain in extremity
  • somnolence
  • suicidal ideation
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • tremor
  • constipation

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • drug ineffective
  • hyperammonaemic encephalopathy
  • myoclonus
20-29:
  • gingival swelling
  • swollen tongue
  • tongue blistering
  • aggression
  • anticonvulsant drug level below therapeutic
  • blood creatinine increased
  • carbon monoxide poisoning
  • caustic injury
  • completed suicide
  • drug level increased
30-39:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • fatigue
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • akathisia
  • anxiety
  • complex partial seizures
  • confusion
  • convulsion
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • diabetes mellitus aggravated
40-49:
  • urinary tract infection
  • hereditary angioedema
  • pancreatitis
  • transaminases increased
  • pain
  • anaemia
  • depression
  • drug ineffective
  • back pain
  • fatigue
50-59:
  • loss of consciousness
  • headache
  • balance disorder
  • blindness
  • blood glucose fluctuation
  • blood glucose increased
  • chest discomfort
  • dyspnoea
  • thyroid cyst
  • urinary tract infection
60+:
  • drug ineffective
  • cough
  • fall
  • asthenia
  • head injury
  • syncope
  • pneumonia
  • rales
  • respiratory disorder
  • wheezing

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Phenytoin sodium (phenytoin sodium) is often used to treat convulsion. Pamelor (nortriptyline hydrochloride) is often used to treat depression. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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