Review: taking Potassium chloride and Vistaril together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Potassium chloride and Vistaril together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Potassium chloride and Vistaril. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 731 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Potassium Chloride

Potassium chloride has active ingredients of potassium chloride. It is often used in hypokalemia. (latest outcomes from Potassium chloride 5,351 users)

Vistaril

Vistaril has active ingredients of hydroxyzine hydrochloride. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Vistaril 5,940 users)

On Sep, 17, 2016

731 people who take Potassium Chloride, Vistaril are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Potassium chloride and Vistaril drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Potassium Chloride:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Vistaril:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 33.0% - (1 of 3 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:

Potassium Chloride:
  • female: 100.0% - (6 of 6 people)
  • male: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
Vistaril:
  • female: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Potassium Chloride:
  • 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 0 people)
  • 40-49: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 100.0% - (3 of 3 people)
  • 60+: 100.0% - (3 of 3 people)
Vistaril:
  • 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 0 people)
  • 40-49: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 60+: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • anaemia
  • pyrexia
  • multi-organ failure
  • platelet count decreased
  • renal failure acute
  • ascites
  • bursitis
  • cellulitis
  • drug eruption
  • hepatitis c
1 - 6 months:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • escherichia infection
  • hypertension
  • pleural effusion
  • neutrophil count decreased
  • asthma
  • bacterial infection
  • chest pain
  • cough
  • cystitis haemorrhagic
6 - 12 months:
  • encephalopathy
  • neuropathy
  • somnolence
  • upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • vertigo
1 - 2 years:
  • disseminated intravascular coagulation
  • activated partial thromboplastin time prolonged
  • depression
  • general physical health deterioration
  • major depression
  • prothrombin time shortened
  • purpura
  • thrombocytopenia
  • upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage
2 - 5 years:
  • pain - neck
  • tension headaches
  • trigeminal neuralgia
  • dyshidrotic eczema
  • backache
  • chronic pancreatitis
  • epilepsy
  • generalised anxiety disorder
  • major depression
  • migraine without aura
5 - 10 years:
  • hair loss
  • heart rate irregular
  • parkinsonism
  • ringing in the ears
not specified:
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • headache
  • anxiety
  • pyrexia
  • nausea
  • depression
  • diarrhoea
  • oedema peripheral
  • anaemia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pyrexia
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • headache
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • diarrhoea
  • nausea
  • oedema peripheral
  • anaemia
male:
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • fall
  • anaemia
  • pleural effusion
  • rash
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • diarrhoea
  • renal failure acute

Most common drug interactions by age *:

2-9:
  • bone marrow failure
  • foetal exposure during pregnancy
  • low birth weight baby
  • premature baby
  • abdominal pain
  • acute respiratory distress syndrome
  • azotaemia
  • cholecystitis acute
  • cholelithiasis
  • cough
10-19:
  • arrhythmia
  • cardiac failure
  • febrile neutropenia
  • graft versus host disease
  • hepatic vein occlusion
  • hyperglycaemia
  • herpes zoster
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • oedema
  • abdominal pain
20-29:
  • dyspnoea
  • chest discomfort
  • hodgkin's disease
  • impetigo
  • keratoconjunctivitis sicca
  • lacrimation increased
  • lung disorder
  • lymphadenopathy
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • oral herpes
30-39:
  • pyrexia
  • hepatic function abnormal
  • hyperthermia
  • somnolence
  • pain
  • anaemia
  • dizziness
  • electrocardiogram qt prolonged
  • encephalopathy
  • renal failure acute
40-49:
  • pyrexia
  • back pain
  • pain
  • pain in extremity
  • anaemia
  • nausea
  • asthenia
  • dyspnoea
  • multi-organ failure
  • depression
50-59:
  • anxiety
  • headache
  • depression
  • diarrhoea
  • pain
  • pyrexia
  • insomnia
  • nausea
  • oedema peripheral
  • abdominal pain
60+:
  • renal failure acute
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • fall
  • dyspnoea
  • pleural effusion
  • dehydration
  • anaemia
  • asthenia
  • hypotension
  • pruritus

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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