Review: Imodium and Promethazine
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Imodium and Promethazine. It is created by eHealthMe based on 445 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Imodium (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of loperamide hydrochloride. It is often used in diarrhea.
Promethazine (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of promethazine hydrochloride. It is often used in nausea.
On Oct, 9, 2013: 445 people who reported to have interactions when taking Imodium, Promethazine are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Imodium (loperamide hydrochloride)
- Promethazine (promethazine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Imodium, Promethazine:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
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Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Imodium, Promethazine:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Crohn's disease
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Heparin sodium injection
- Phenergan hcl
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By trudie: I am taking prednislone for polymyalgia rhuematica and symbicourt and ventolin for copd are there any known reactions for taking these medications
(for a 72 year old woman who has Polymyalgia Rhuematica, COPD, and takes Symbicort, Prednisolone, Loperamide Hydrochloride)
since taking these 3 drugs,I am getting cramp in my fingers and also my legs, are these all side effects, sometimes I feel a little dizzy
(Number of patients like trudie: 885)
- By Marie: What withdrawal schedule did you use to stop using triavil? i currently take 2-25
(for a 53 year old woman who has Depression, Gastroparesis, Anxiety, and takes Phenergan, Xanax)
I desperately want to stop this drug because I think it is make my nausea from the gastroparesis worse. Plus the side effects are terrible
(Number of patients like Marie: 11,106)
- By Alecalejandro: I took one .5mg xanex over an hour ago. and nowi feel nausea. is it okay to take a 25mg promethazine
(for a 16 year old boy who has Anxiety Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Nausea, and takes Xanax, Promethazine Plain)
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.
(Number of patients like Alecalejandro: 3,291)
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Imodium (loperamide hydrochloride) is often used to treat diarrhea. 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:
- Imodium is used in:
- Promethazine is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Imodium alternatives:
- Promethazine alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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