Review: Mucinex Dm and NyQuil drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Mucinex Dm and NyQuil. It is created by eHealthMe based on 13 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Mucinex dm (latest outcomes from 617 users) has active ingredients of dextromethorphan hydrobromide; guaifenesin. It is often used in cough.
Nyquil (latest outcomes from 1,080 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine. It is often used in cough.
On Feb, 26, 2014: 13 people who reported to have interactions when taking Mucinex Dm, NyQuil are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Mucinex Dm (dextromethorphan hydrobromide; guaifenesin)
- NyQuil (acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Mucinex Dm, NyQuil:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Cerebrovascular Accident (sudden death of some brain cells due to lack of oxygen when the blood flow to the brain is impaired by blockage or rupture)||13|
|Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)||4|
|Hyperhidrosis (abnormally increased sweating)||2|
|Musculoskeletal Stiffness (stiffness of the body's muscles, joints, tendons, ligaments and nerves)||1|
|Tongue Haemorrhage (bleeding from tongue)||1|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Mucinex Dm, NyQuil:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Cerebrovascular Accident (sudden death of some brain cells due to lack of oxygen when the blood flow to the brain is impaired by blockage or rupture)||1|
|Leg Amputation (loss of leg)||1|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Sinus congestion
- Upper respiratory tract congestion
- Sinus disorder
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tavist d
- Phenylpropanolamine hcl
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Mucinex Dm (dextromethorphan hydrobromide; guaifenesin) is often used to treat cough. 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:
- Mucinex dm is used in:
- Nyquil is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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- Nyquil alternatives:
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By susan2764 : What would cause a false positive for methadone
I am testing positive for methadone that I don't take. what will cause a false positive
- By camheat: I took too much nyquil and my heart rate has raised. how long does this last?
My boyfriend of two years and I broke up. I freak out took quite a bit of nyquil to sleep and also one Unison sleeping pill. This was around six PM. I also hadn't slept AT ALL the night before. Then at ten pm he shows up with friends and family to help him move his stuff out. I freaked out even wors ...
- By laura: I had blepharoplasty this morning. can i take nyquil tonight
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- By writer: Mucinex dm caused balance problems
I bought Mucinex Dm to treat mild symptoms of sore throat and cough. I was following the instructions precisely of the time and the dosages needed. After two days in taking the medication I started to experience balance problems. Suddenly I would feel unsteady and dizzy, and had the feeling that I w ...
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