Review: Cephalexin and NyQuil
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Cephalexin and NyQuil. It is created by eHealthMe based on 32 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 30, 2014: 32 people who reported to have interactions when taking Cephalexin, NyQuil are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Cephalexin (cephalexin)
- NyQuil (acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Cephalexin, NyQuil:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Hiatus Hernia (hernia resulting from the protrusion of part of the stomach through the diaphragm)||32|
|Mental Status Changes (general changes in brain function, such as confusion, amnesia (memory loss), loss of alertness, loss of orientation)||32|
|Muscle Strain (an injury to a muscle in which the muscle fibres tear)||32|
|Gastric Ulcer (stomach ulcer)||32|
|Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (stomach contents (food or liquid) leak backwards from the stomach into the oesophagus)||32|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Cephalexin, NyQuil:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Ventricular Septal Defect (a hole in the heart, is a common heart defect that's present at birth (congenital))||7|
|Coarctation Of The Aorta (narrowing of the part of aorta)||7|
|Drug Exposure During Pregnancy||7|
|Congenital Anomaly (birth defect)||7|
|Headache (pain in head)||2|
|Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction)||2|
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On eHealthMe, Cephalexin (cephalexin) is often used to treat infection. Nyquil (acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine) is often used to treat herpes labialis (oral herpes simplex). Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
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- Nyquil is used in:
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