Review: taking Tarceva and Pepcid together
Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Tarceva and Pepcid together.
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Tarceva and Pepcid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 281 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 21, 2015: 281 people who take Tarceva, Pepcid are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Tarceva (erlotinib hydrochloride)
- Pepcid (famotidine)
Drug effectiveness over time :
Drug effectiveness by gender :
Drug effectiveness by age :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Malignant Neoplasm Progression||Anaemia||Supraventricular Tachycardia||Tachycardia||Vomiting||n/a||n/a||Malignant Neoplasm Progression|
|Pyrexia||Decreased Appetite||Small Intestinal Obstruction||Rash||Rash|
|Neoplasm Malignant||Pneumonia||Deep Vein Thrombosis||Staphylococcus Test Positive||Dyspnoea|
|Dermatitis Acneiform||Paronychia||Staphylococcal Bacteraemia||Skin Odour Abnormal||Pulmonary Embolism|
|Interstitial Lung Disease||Neoplasm Malignant||Cellulitis||Skin Fissures||Pleural Effusion|
|Hepatic Function Abnormal||Malignant Neoplasm Progression||Intestinal Obstruction||Skin Erosion||Decreased Appetite|
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
|Malignant Neoplasm Progression||Pneumonia|
|Anaemia||Malignant Neoplasm Progression|
|Pulmonary Embolism||Pleural Effusion|
|Deep Vein Thrombosis||Pyrexia|
|Lung Adenocarcinoma||Interstitial Lung Disease|
Most common drug interactions by age * :
|n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||Rash||Hypophagia||Anaemia||Malignant Neoplasm Progression|
|Blood Alkaline Phosphatase Increased||Meningitis||Insomnia||Rash|
|Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased||Abdominal Pain||Hyperglycaemia||Interstitial Lung Disease|
|Malignant Neoplasm Progression||General Physical Health Deterioration||Rash||Death|
|Akathisia||Gamma-glutamyltransferase Increased||Paronychia||Hepatic Function Abnormal|
|Lung Squamous Cell Carcinoma Stage Unspecified||Nausea||Pulmonary Embolism||Lung Adenocarcinoma|
|Muscle Twitching||Suicide Attempt||Pneumothorax||Decreased Appetite|
|Adenosquamous Cell Lung Cancer||Performance Status Decreased||Malignant Neoplasm Progression||Anaemia|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Tarceva (erlotinib hydrochloride) is often used to treat lung cancer. Pepcid (famotidine) is often used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease. 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:
- Tarceva is used in:
- Pepcid is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Tarceva alternatives:
- Pepcid alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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