Review: Meclizine and Promethazine
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Meclizine and Promethazine. It is created by eHealthMe based on 344 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: 344 people who reported to have interactions when taking Meclizine, Promethazine are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Meclizine (meclizine hydrochloride)
- Promethazine (promethazine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Meclizine, Promethazine:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||238|
|Headache (pain in head)||185|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Meclizine, Promethazine:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Polycystic Ovaries (cysts in the ovaries that occurs when the follicle stops developing)||1|
|Short-term Memory Loss||1|
|Metabolic Disorder (an abnormal function and pattern of body fat. insulin resistance refers to the diminished ability of cells to respond to the action of insulin in promoting the transport of the sugar glucose, from blood into muscles and other tissues)||1|
|Mood Swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood)||1|
|Numbness And Tingling (unusual prickling sensations)||1|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Crohn's disease
- Enteritis infectious
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Heparin sodium injection
- Phenergan hcl
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Meclizine (meclizine hydrochloride) is often used to treat dizziness. Promethazine (promethazine hydrochloride) is often used to treat nausea. 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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- Promethazine is used in:
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I get anxiety attacks at night that's why I took the xanex. and I get nausea at night also that's why I want to take the promethazine.
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