Review: taking Valium and Hydroxyzine hydrochloride together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Valium and Hydroxyzine hydrochloride together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Valium and Hydroxyzine hydrochloride. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 756 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Valium

Valium has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Valium 21,503 users)

Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride

Hydroxyzine hydrochloride has active ingredients of hydroxyzine hydrochloride. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Hydroxyzine hydrochloride 1,214 users)

On Jul, 22, 2016

756 people who take Valium, Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Valium and Hydroxyzine hydrochloride drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Valium:
  • < 1 month: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 4 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Valium:
  • female: 8.0% - (1 of 12 people)
  • male: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride:
  • female: 8.0% - (1 of 12 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 4 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Valium:
  • 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: 12.0% - (1 of 8 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
Hydroxyzine 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 8 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms
  • pyrexia
  • organising pneumonia
  • coma
  • lymphocyte stimulation test positive
  • stevens johnson syndrome
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
  • constipation
  • oculomucocutaneous syndrome
  • oedema
1 - 6 months:
  • dehydration
  • abnormal behaviour
  • agitation
  • decreased appetite
  • somnolence
  • disturbance in attention
  • circadian rhythm sleep disorder
  • general physical health deterioration
  • pancreatitis acute
  • renal failure acute
6 - 12 months:
  • anorexia
  • dehydration
  • headache
  • pallor
  • serotonin syndrome
  • tremor
  • weight decreased
  • cerebellar syndrome
  • clonic convulsion
  • orthostatic hypotension
1 - 2 years:
  • serotonin syndrome
  • muscle pain
  • weight gain - unintentional
2 - 5 years:
  • leukopenia
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • blood triglycerides increased
  • death
  • hyperglycaemia
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • hypertension
  • kidney infection
  • overweight
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
5 - 10 years:
  • leukopenia
  • anxiety
  • convulsion
  • discomfort
  • fractured coccyx
  • fractured sacrum
  • loss of consciousness
  • lumbar vertebral fracture
  • muscle spasms
10+ years:
  • muscle pain
  • weight gain - unintentional
not specified:
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • headache
  • back pain
  • nausea
  • asthenia
  • dyspnoea
  • drug dependence
  • insomnia
  • pain

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • headache
  • hypertension
  • fall
  • asthenia
male:
  • back pain
  • anxiety
  • hypoaesthesia
  • headache
  • insomnia
  • depression
  • fatigue
  • tremor
  • drug dependence
  • pyrexia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • crying
  • drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms
  • drug withdrawal syndrome neonatal
  • maternal drugs affecting foetus
  • neonatal tachypnoea
  • premature baby
  • somnolence neonatal
  • talipes
  • tremor
2-9:
  • convulsion
  • hyperthermia
  • abnormal behaviour
  • aggression
  • agitation
  • altered state of consciousness
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • cytolytic hepatitis
  • dehydration
  • dissociative fugue
10-19:
  • drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms
  • electrocardiogram qt prolonged
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
  • diabetes insipidus
  • electrolyte imbalance
  • lymphocyte stimulation test positive
  • affective disorder
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • drug dependence
20-29:
  • suicidal ideation
  • cardiac arrest
  • cardiac tamponade
  • insomnia
  • pericardial effusion
  • pyrexia
  • fatigue
  • drug ineffective
  • supraventricular tachycardia
  • coma
30-39:
  • arthralgia
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • hypertension
  • bronchitis
  • sinusitis
  • drug dependence
  • dysarthria
  • dizziness
  • nausea
40-49:
  • back pain
  • constipation
  • fall
  • hypoaesthesia
  • depression
  • drug ineffective
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • headache
  • drug dependence
  • anxiety
50-59:
  • pneumonia
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • insomnia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • rash
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • weight decreased
  • encephalopathy
60+:
  • dehydration
  • chest pain
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • fall
  • hypotension
  • dyspnoea
  • gait disturbance
  • injury

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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