Review: taking Promethazine hydrochloride and Dexamethasone together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Promethazine hydrochloride and Dexamethasone together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Promethazine hydrochloride and Dexamethasone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,472 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Promethazine Hydrochloride

Promethazine hydrochloride has active ingredients of promethazine hydrochloride. It is often used in nausea. (latest outcomes from Promethazine hydrochloride 691 users)

Dexamethasone

Dexamethasone has active ingredients of dexamethasone. It is often used in multiple myeloma. (latest outcomes from Dexamethasone 65,560 users)

On Sep, 04, 2016

1,472 people who take Promethazine Hydrochloride, Dexamethasone are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Promethazine hydrochloride and Dexamethasone drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Promethazine Hydrochloride:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 2 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)
Dexamethasone:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 2 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 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Promethazine Hydrochloride:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Dexamethasone:
  • female: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Promethazine Hydrochloride:
  • 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: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Dexamethasone:
  • 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: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • depression
  • vomiting
  • anti-erythropoietin antibody positive
  • dehydration
  • renal impairment
  • pneumonia
1 - 6 months:
  • stevens-johnson syndrome
  • death
  • acute respiratory failure
  • failure to thrive
  • hypotension
  • haemorrhage intracranial
  • back pain
  • sepsis
  • convulsion
  • pneumonia streptococcal
6 - 12 months:
  • death
  • actinomycosis
  • alopecia
  • asthenia
  • atelectasis
  • back pain
  • blood glucose increased
  • blood lactate dehydrogenase increased
  • bloody discharge
  • bone disorder
1 - 2 years:
  • abdominal pain
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • food intolerance
  • gallbladder disorder
  • nausea
  • pain
  • vomiting
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • hypersensitivity
2 - 5 years:
  • alveolitis allergic
  • cardiac valve disease
  • dry mouth
  • ejection fraction decreased
  • pulmonary hypertension
  • weight increased
  • cardiac failure
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • lacunar infarction
  • pulmonary embolism
not specified:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • anaemia
  • back pain
  • fatigue
  • vomiting
  • dyspnoea
  • asthenia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • back pain
  • anaemia
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • bone disorder
  • vomiting
male:
  • nausea
  • asthenia
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • dehydration
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • vomiting
  • anaemia
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease

Most common drug interactions by age *:

2-9:
  • nausea
  • pyrexia
  • blindness cortical
  • cataract unilateral
  • cellulitis
  • constipation
  • decreased appetite
  • dyspnoea
  • multi-organ failure
  • respiratory failure (excl neonatal)
10-19:
  • dehydration
  • drug clearance decreased
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • hypoxia
  • injury
  • acute respiratory failure
  • haemorrhage intracranial
  • hypotension
20-29:
  • nausea
  • anaemia
  • asthenia
  • vomiting
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • urinary tract infection
  • pyrexia
  • conjunctivitis viral
  • deep vein thrombosis
30-39:
  • nausea
  • hypoaesthesia
  • lymphadenopathy
  • paraesthesia
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • pulmonary embolism
  • abdominal pain
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • anaemia
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
40-49:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • nausea
  • back pain
  • depression
  • dyspnoea
  • injury
  • fatigue
  • pyrexia
50-59:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • anaemia
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • injury
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • fatigue
  • back pain
  • diarrhoea
60+:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • anaemia
  • osteoarthritis
  • back pain
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • asthenia
  • fatigue

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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