Review: taking Xanax and Dilaudid together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Xanax and Dilaudid together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Xanax and Dilaudid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,644 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Xanax

Xanax has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Xanax 82,506 users)

Dilaudid

Dilaudid has active ingredients of hydromorphone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Dilaudid 16,492 users)

On Sep, 17, 2016

2,644 people who take Xanax, Dilaudid are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Xanax and Dilaudid drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Xanax:
  • < 1 month: 14.0% - (1 of 7 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 40.0% - (2 of 5 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 12.0% - (1 of 8 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 28.0% - (2 of 7 people)
  • 10+ years: 44.0% - (4 of 9 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Dilaudid:
  • < 1 month: 30.0% - (3 of 10 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 21.0% - (3 of 14 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 80.0% - (4 of 5 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 28.0% - (2 of 7 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 10+ years: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Xanax:
  • female: 28.0% - (8 of 28 people)
  • male: 25.0% - (4 of 16 people)
Dilaudid:
  • female: 21.0% - (6 of 28 people)
  • male: 47.0% - (8 of 17 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Xanax:
  • 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: 33.0% - (3 of 9 people)
  • 30-39: 10.0% - (1 of 10 people)
  • 40-49: 28.0% - (4 of 14 people)
  • 50-59: 25.0% - (2 of 8 people)
  • 60+: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
Dilaudid:
  • 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: 44.0% - (4 of 9 people)
  • 30-39: 54.0% - (6 of 11 people)
  • 40-49: 14.0% - (2 of 14 people)
  • 50-59: 12.0% - (1 of 8 people)
  • 60+: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • dehydration
  • nausea
  • abdominal pain
  • vomiting
  • arthralgia
  • anaemia
  • fatigue
  • thrombocytopenia
  • urinary tract infection
  • white blood cell count increased
1 - 6 months:
  • dizziness
  • abdominal pain
  • disorientation
  • hypotension
  • loss of consciousness
  • mental status changes
  • nausea
  • pain
  • post-thoracotomy pain syndrome
  • pneumonia
6 - 12 months:
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • flank pain
  • nephrolithiasis
  • abdominal pain
  • back pain
  • calculus ureteric
  • diarrhoea
  • diverticulum
1 - 2 years:
  • syncope
  • pain
  • asthenia
  • cardiomegaly
  • chest pain
  • completed suicide
  • detoxification
  • drug dependence
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspnoea
2 - 5 years:
  • constipation
  • hives
  • itching
  • rash generalised
  • urticaria
  • abscess oral
  • dental caries
  • drug dependence
  • personality change
  • sweating - excessive
5 - 10 years:
  • aggression
  • anxiety aggravated
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • constipation
  • depressed mood
  • dry eyes aggravated
  • dyspnoea
  • gas - flatulence
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • impaired memory
10+ years:
  • hives
  • itching
  • rash generalised
  • urticaria
  • abdominal pain
  • anxiety
  • arthralgia
  • back pain
  • cardiac failure
  • dizziness
not specified:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • vomiting
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • arthralgia
  • diarrhoea
  • pain in extremity

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • vomiting
  • dyspnoea
  • arthralgia
  • fatigue
  • pain in extremity
  • fall
male:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • diarrhoea
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea
  • arthralgia
  • asthenia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • muscle spasms
  • vomiting
  • abdominal pain
  • back pain
  • calculus ureteric
  • diarrhoea
  • flank pain
  • nephrolithiasis
  • pain in extremity
  • pyelonephritis
20-29:
  • completed suicide
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • vomiting
  • nausea
  • drug abuse
  • respiratory arrest
  • headache
  • asthenia
  • deep vein thrombosis
30-39:
  • back pain
  • anxiety
  • pain in extremity
  • pain
  • pulmonary embolism
  • nausea
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • intervertebral disc protrusion
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • dyspnoea
40-49:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • depression
  • headache
  • muscle spasms
  • pyrexia
  • fall
  • fatigue
50-59:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • injury
  • back pain
  • pain in extremity
  • hypoaesthesia
  • arthralgia
  • vomiting
  • diarrhoea
60+:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • vomiting
  • asthenia
  • fall
  • fatigue
  • back pain
  • diarrhoea
  • pneumonia

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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