Review: NyQuil and Cipro
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take NyQuil and Cipro. It is created by eHealthMe based on 2 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Nyquil (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine. It is often used in herpes labialis (oral herpes simplex).
Cipro (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of ciprofloxacin hydrochloride. It is often used in urinary tract infection.
On Dec, 4, 2013: 2 people who reported to have interactions when taking NyQuil, Cipro are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- NyQuil (acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine)
- Cipro (ciprofloxacin hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of NyQuil, Cipro:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or labored breathing)||2|
|Tardive Dyskinesia (a disorder that involves involuntary movements)||1|
|Dysphemia (stammering or stuttering)||1|
|Extrapyramidal Disorder (involuntary muscle spasms in the face and neck)||1|
|Trismus (reduced opening of the jaws)||1|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of NyQuil, Cipro:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Crohn's disease
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease
- Urinary tract infection
- Back pain
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin c + d
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By Dawn Perry: I'm taking methananamine hipp so i won't get a uti. i skipped a dose and have a uti. i'm back on the methananamine hipp.can i take cipro with it for the uti?
(for a 56 year old woman who has Chronic Utis From Bladder Mesh, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, and takes Methenamine Hippurate, Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride, Pyridium)
I skipped a dose of the methenamine hipp. That was a huge no-no. I immediately got a uti. I need an antibiotic asap but I don't know if I can take cipro with the methanimine hipp. Does anybody know i should stop this antiseptic drug and take the antibiotic for now? Thanks so very much!!!!
(Number of patients like Dawn Perry: 525)
- By William H. Alban: Would cipro possibly be responsible for a weak neck /hard to hold up/feels like it will fall off.
(for a 81 year old man who has Just Completed Surgery For Prostate Size And Low Grade Cancer.., and takes Tamsulosin Hydrochloride, Atorvastatin Calcium, Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride)
Surgery included removal of bladder stones an diverticula in bladder.
(Number of patients like William H. Alban: 2,033)
- By camheat: I took too much nyquil and my heart rate has raised. how long does this last?
(for a 20 year old woman who has Depressed Mood, Anxiety And Stress, and takes NyQuil, Unisom)
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 ...
(Number of patients like camheat: 4,797)
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Nyquil (acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine) is often used to treat herpes labialis (oral herpes simplex). Cipro (ciprofloxacin hydrochloride) is often used to treat urinary tract infection. 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:
- Nyquil is used in:
- Cipro is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Nyquil alternatives:
- Cipro alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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