Review: taking Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride and Hydroxyzine together


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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 93 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 781 users)

Hydroxyzine

Hydroxyzine has active ingredients of hydroxyzine hydrochloride. It is often used in itching. (latest outcomes from Hydroxyzine 13,792 users)

On Sep, 16, 2016

93 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:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • deformity
  • dyspnoea
  • emotional distress
  • fatigue
  • general physical health deterioration
  • headache
  • injury
  • oxygen saturation decreased
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:
  • drug ineffective
  • nausea
  • headache
  • cough
  • fatigue
  • back pain
  • atrial septal defect
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • insomnia
  • pruritus

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • drug ineffective
  • headache
  • back pain
  • atrial septal defect
  • insomnia
  • anxiety
  • dehydration
  • pain
male:
  • cough
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • headache
  • muscle spasms
  • musculoskeletal stiffness
  • anaemia
  • anxiety
  • arthralgia
  • asthenia
  • blood cholesterol increased

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
  • infusion site erythema
  • infusion site pain
  • infusion site swelling
  • infusion site warmth
20-29:
  • abdominal pain lower
  • blood human chorionic gonadotrophin abnormal
  • dysmenorrhoea
  • ectopic pregnancy
  • haemoperitoneum
  • impaired healing
  • menorrhagia
  • menstruation irregular
  • nausea
  • ovarian cyst
30-39:
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • pain
  • abasia
  • abdominal pain
  • chills
  • cough
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • dysarthria
40-49:
  • drug ineffective
  • pruritus
  • suicide attempt
  • anorexia
  • anxiety
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • nausea
  • overdose
  • skin ulcer
  • weight decreased
50-59:
  • anaphylactic reaction
  • back pain
  • calcium deficiency
  • haematemesis
  • intervertebral disc degeneration
  • intervertebral disc displacement
  • intervertebral disc protrusion
  • lumbar radiculopathy
  • multiple fractures
  • nausea
60+:
  • fatigue
  • abnormal dreams
  • agitation
  • anger
  • drug ineffective
  • frustration
  • insomnia
  • mood altered
  • oedema
  • apnoea

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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