Review: Lexapro and Dramamine
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lexapro and Dramamine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 32 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
What are the drugs
Lexapro (latest outcomes from 39,339 users) has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression.
Dramamine (latest outcomes from 404 users) has active ingredients of dimenhydrinate. It is often used in motion sickness.
On Oct, 13, 2014: 32 people who take Lexapro, Dramamine are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate)
- Dramamine (dimenhydrinate)
Drug effectiveness over time :
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|
|Bradycardia||Body Temperature Increased||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||Pleural Effusion|
|Pneumonia Necrotising||Neonatal Respiratory Distress Syndrome||Depression|
|Diarrhoea||Hyperhidrosis||Injection Site Pain|
|Lung Abscess||Drug Withdrawal Syndrome Neonatal||Injection Site Haemorrhage|
|Atelectasis||Tachycardia||Injection Site Swelling|
|Febrile Neutropenia||Pneumonia Necrotising|
|Injection Site Erythema|
Drug effectiveness by gender :
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
|Bradycardia||Loss Of Consciousness|
|Injection Site Pain||Nausea|
|Injection Site Erythema||Abdominal Distension|
|Injection Site Swelling||Abdominal Pain|
|Pneumonia Necrotising||White Blood Cell Count Decreased|
Drug effectiveness by age :
Most common drug interactions by age * :
|n/a||n/a||Multiple Drug Overdose Intentional||Maternal Exposure During Pregnancy||Bradycardia||Depression||Injection Site Pain||Diarrhoea|
|Suicide Attempt||Neutropenia||Nausea||Injection Site Swelling||Pneumonia Necrotising|
|Pleural Effusion||Loss Of Consciousness||Injection Site Haemorrhage||Cervical Vertebral Fracture|
|Ovarian Cyst||Hepatomegaly||Chest Pain||Fall|
|Venous Injury||Splenomegaly||Injection Site Erythema||Haematoma|
|Sleep Apnoea Syndrome||Migraine||Glaucoma||Head Injury|
|Injection Site Pain||Feeling Abnormal||Conjunctivitis||Pleural Effusion|
|Diabetes Mellitus||Blood Lactate Dehydrogenase Increased||Blood Pressure Increased||Dehydration|
|Febrile Neutropenia||Alanine Aminotransferase Increased||Erythema Of Eyelid||Lung Abscess|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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- My mom is 88. she takes lexapro in the evening. she wakes up hallucinating. it's starting to get to her. what should i try for her?
My mom has been taking Lexapro for about 2 1/2 to 3 months. She was taking it in the morning and her therapist felt it was making her drowsy. I began giving it to her before bed, and I believe that is when she started waking up during the night with hallucinations. I'm not sure if they are vivid ...
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I was on cipralex for a year. Last week a large pancreatic cyst 7 cm was found incidentally. In the past I have been hospitalized because of kidney reaction to tetracycline antibiotic
- My doctor prescribed citalopram for depression but l have myasthenia gravis is the ol
Could anyone help, my doctor has given me citalopram for depression but I have myasthenia gravis is this ok I have read it might not be safe?
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate) is often used to treat depression. Dramamine (dimenhydrinate) is often used to treat motion sickness. 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:
- Lexapro is used in:
- Dramamine is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Lexapro alternatives:
- Dramamine alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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