Review: taking Tylenol and Azithromycin together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Tylenol and Azithromycin together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Tylenol and Azithromycin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,157 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Tylenol

Tylenol has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Tylenol 81,872 users)

Azithromycin

Azithromycin has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in pneumonia. (latest outcomes from Azithromycin 19,265 users)

On Sep, 18, 2016

3,157 people who take Tylenol, Azithromycin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Tylenol and Azithromycin drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Tylenol:
  • < 1 month: 7.0% - (1 of 13 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Azithromycin:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 12 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 50.0% - (1 of 2 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 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Tylenol:
  • female: 20.0% - (2 of 10 people)
  • male: 14.0% - (1 of 7 people)
Azithromycin:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 8 people)
  • male: 14.0% - (1 of 7 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Tylenol:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 20-29: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
Azithromycin:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 4 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • pneumonia
  • pyrexia
  • diarrhoea
  • vomiting
  • anaemia
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • sepsis
  • bronchitis
  • skin ulcer
1 - 6 months:
  • sepsis
  • bronchomalacia
  • burns second degree
  • cyanosis
  • ear infection
  • pyrexia
  • respiratory arrest
  • respiratory syncytial virus infection
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • hypotension
6 - 12 months:
  • vomiting
  • cyanosis
  • nausea
  • pneumonia aspiration
  • abdominal pain
  • anxiety
  • atrial septal defect
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • congenital mitral valve incompetence
  • dyspnoea
1 - 2 years:
  • headache
  • lipodystrophy
  • muscle cramps
  • syncope
  • abasia
  • arthritis
  • carnitine abnormal
  • eye swelling
  • haemorrhage intracranial
  • hydrocephalus
2 - 5 years:
  • chest pain
  • cough
  • dyspnoea
  • cholelithiasis
  • abdominal pain
  • pulmonary embolism
  • abdominal pain upper
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • deep vein thrombosis
5 - 10 years:
  • pulmonary embolism
  • aggression
  • carpal tunnel syndrome
  • chest pain
  • infection
  • myocardial infarction
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • emotional distress
10+ years:
  • atrial fibrillation
  • cardiac arrest
  • hyperglycaemia
  • leukocytosis
  • leukopenia
  • ventricular fibrillation
not specified:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • injury
  • fatigue
  • pneumonia
  • asthenia
  • headache
  • anaemia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • injury
  • fatigue
  • depression
  • headache
  • anaemia
  • asthenia
male:
  • pneumonia
  • dyspnoea
  • pyrexia
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • injury
  • asthenia
  • diarrhoea
  • fatigue

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • pyrexia
  • respiratory distress
  • pneumonia
  • adenovirus infection
  • bone marrow transplant rejection
  • multi-organ failure
  • renal failure
  • respiratory failure
  • urinary glycosaminoglycans increased
  • vomiting
2-9:
  • pyrexia
  • cough
  • weight decreased
  • drug ineffective
  • cellulitis
  • drug maladministration
  • rash
  • stevens-johnson syndrome
  • erythema multiforme
  • vomiting
10-19:
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • abdominal pain
  • pain
  • pyrexia
  • injury
  • pulmonary embolism
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • anxiety
20-29:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • asthenia
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • dyspnoea
  • pulmonary embolism
  • vomiting
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • night sweats
30-39:
  • pain in extremity
  • pulmonary embolism
  • pain
  • depression
  • headache
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • anxiety
  • pyrexia
  • fatigue
  • abdominal pain
40-49:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • anaemia
  • dyspnoea
  • chest pain
  • abdominal pain
  • arthralgia
  • cough
  • injury
50-59:
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • pain
  • depression
  • injury
  • dyspnoea
  • hypoaesthesia
  • oedema peripheral
  • decreased appetite
  • bone disorder
60+:
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • pneumonia
  • anxiety
  • fall
  • pyrexia
  • asthenia
  • dizziness
  • headache

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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