Review: taking Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride and Hydroxyzine together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride and Hydroxyzine together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride and Hydroxyzine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 64 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride

Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride has active ingredients of pseudoephedrine hydrochloride. It is often used in nasal congestion. (latest outcomes from Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride 750 users)

Hydroxyzine

Hydroxyzine has active ingredients of hydroxyzine hydrochloride. It is often used in itching. (latest outcomes from Hydroxyzine 9,779 users)

On Aug, 26, 2016

64 people who take Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride, Hydroxyzine are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride and Hydroxyzine drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 50.0% - (1 of 2 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)
Hydroxyzine:
  • < 1 month: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.0% - (1 of 3 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)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride:
  • female: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
Hydroxyzine:
  • female: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Hydroxyzine:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • headache
  • blood pressure fluctuation
  • cerebral infarction
  • confusional state
  • convulsion
  • disturbance in attention
  • encephalopathy
  • herpes zoster ophthalmic
  • pain
  • pruritus
1 - 6 months:
  • tremor
  • anxiety
  • loss of control of legs
  • serotonin syndrome
  • sweating - excessive
6 - 12 months:
  • tremor
  • anxiety
  • loss of control of legs
  • serotonin syndrome
  • sweating - excessive
not specified:
  • nausea
  • back pain
  • cough
  • atrial septal defect
  • fatigue
  • pruritus
  • headache
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • patent ductus arteriosus

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • back pain
  • atrial septal defect
  • fatigue
  • pruritus
  • tricuspid valve incompetence
  • anxiety
  • congenital anomaly
  • headache
  • pain
male:
  • cough
  • headache
  • anaemia
  • anxiety
  • arthralgia
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • migraine
  • pruritus

Most common drug interactions by age *:

2-9:
  • agoraphobia
  • anxiety
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • blood triglycerides increased
  • cough
  • dry mouth
  • gastroenteritis viral
  • hydrophobia
  • hyperhidrosis
  • irritable bowel syndrome
10-19:
  • benign intracranial hypertension
20-29:
  • abdominal pain lower
  • blood human chorionic gonadotrophin abnormal
  • dysmenorrhoea
  • ectopic pregnancy
  • haemoperitoneum
  • impaired healing
  • menorrhagia
  • menstruation irregular
  • nausea
  • ovarian cyst
30-39:
  • headache
  • abasia
  • anxiety
  • chills
  • cough
  • dysarthria
  • fatigue
  • feeling abnormal
  • feeling hot
  • hyperhidrosis
40-49:
  • pruritus
  • anorexia
  • anxiety
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • nausea
  • weight decreased
  • abdominal distension
  • abdominal pain upper
  • acute interstitial pneumonitis
  • amnestic disorder
50-59:
  • back pain
  • calcium deficiency
  • haematemesis
  • intervertebral disc degeneration
  • intervertebral disc displacement
  • intervertebral disc protrusion
  • lumbar radiculopathy
  • multiple fractures
  • nausea
  • osteopenia
60+:
  • fatigue
  • abnormal dreams
  • agitation
  • anger
  • frustration
  • mood altered
  • apnoea
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • decubitus ulcer
  • upper respiratory tract infection

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride (pseudoephedrine hydrochloride) is often used to treat nasal congestion. Hydroxyzine (hydroxyzine hydrochloride) is often used to treat itching. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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