Review: taking Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride and Nyquil together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride and Nyquil together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride and Nyquil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 19 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)

Nyquil

Nyquil has active ingredients of acetaminophen / dextromethorphan / doxylamine / pseudoephedrine. It is often used in nasopharyngitis. (latest outcomes from Nyquil 476 users)

On Sep, 18, 2016

19 people who take Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride, Nyquil are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride and Nyquil drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • meningitis bacterial
  • sepsis
  • hyponatraemia
  • urinary tract infection
6 - 12 months:
  • hyponatraemia
  • urinary tract infection
not specified:
  • atrial septal defect
  • cough
  • dermatitis contact
  • feeding disorder neonatal
  • nausea
  • patent ductus arteriosus
  • congenital anomaly
  • vomiting
  • anal atresia
  • anal fistula

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • congenital anomaly
  • anal atresia
  • anal fistula
  • atrial septal defect
  • cough
  • dermatitis contact
  • feeding disorder neonatal
  • nausea
  • patent ductus arteriosus
  • poor weight gain neonatal
male:
  • vomiting
  • abdominal pain
  • abnormal dreams
  • acute hepatic failure
  • anaemia
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • blood alkaline phosphatase increased
  • chest pain
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • cholelithiasis

Most common drug interactions by age *:

20-29:
  • nausea
  • aerophagia
  • anomalous pulmonary venous connection
  • congenital anomaly
  • cough
  • feeling hot
  • maternal exposure during pregnancy
  • pharyngeal oedema
  • rash
  • retching
30-39:
  • delusion
  • dissociation
  • drug abuse
  • foot fracture
  • joint dislocation
  • tinnitus
40-49:
  • acute hepatic failure
  • oesophageal varices haemorrhage
  • pulmonary embolism
50-59:
  • cough
  • dysphonia
  • ejaculation failure
  • erection increased
  • nasal congestion
  • penile pain
  • rhinorrhoea
  • skin discolouration
  • sneezing
60+:
  • vomiting
  • abdominal pain
  • anaemia
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • blood alkaline phosphatase increased
  • chest pain
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • cholelithiasis
  • decreased appetite
  • diarrhoea

* 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. Nyquil (acetaminophen / dextromethorphan / doxylamine / pseudoephedrine) is often used to treat nasopharyngitis. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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