Review: taking NyQuil and Paxil together
Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take NyQuil and Paxil together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between NyQuil and Paxil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 35 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Nyquil has active ingredients of acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine. It is often used in the flu. (latest outcomes from 1,145 Nyquil users) Paxil has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 70,322 Paxil users)
What are the drugs
Nyquil has active ingredients of acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine. It is often used in the flu. (latest outcomes from 1,145 Nyquil users)
Paxil has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 70,322 Paxil users)
On May, 14, 2015: 35 people who take NyQuil, Paxil are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- NyQuil (acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine)
- Paxil (paroxetine hydrochloride)
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|
|n/a||n/a||Ventricular Septal Defect||Intraventricular Haemorrhage||Judgement Impaired||n/a||Ventricular Septal Defect||Ventricular Septal Defect|
|Drug Exposure During Pregnancy||Metabolic Acidosis||Liver Disorder||Drug Exposure During Pregnancy||Drug Exposure During Pregnancy|
|Cardiac Murmur||Hypoxia||Ill-defined Disorder||Congenital Anomaly||Cardiac Failure Congestive|
|Cardiac Failure Congestive||Drug Withdrawal Syndrome||Hallucination, Auditory||Coarctation Of The Aorta||Cardiac Murmur|
|Respiratory Distress||Congenital Coronary Artery Malformation||Feeling Abnormal||Respiratory Distress|
|Respiratory Arrest||Pulmonary Valve Incompetence||Multiple Allergies||Respiratory Failure|
|Respiratory Failure||Pulmonary Valve Stenosis||Thinking Abnormal||Cyanosis|
|Pneumonia Primary Atypical||Tricuspid Valve Incompetence||Speech Disorder||Tricuspid Valve Incompetence|
|Psychomotor Skills Impaired||Ventricular Septal Defect||Sleep Disorder||Congenital Anomaly|
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
|Arthritis||Drug Exposure During Pregnancy|
|Trigger Finger||Ventricular Septal Defect|
|Speech Disorder||Cardiac Failure Congestive|
|Thinking Abnormal||Tricuspid Valve Incompetence|
|Sleep Disorder||Respiratory Failure|
|Mental Disorder||Congenital Anomaly|
Most common drug interactions by age * :
|n/a||n/a||n/a||Blood Bicarbonate Decreased||Nervousness||n/a||n/a||Trigger Finger|
|Blood Potassium Decreased||Dysarthria||Pain|
|Blood Glucose Increased||Arthritis|
|Multiple Drug Overdose Intentional|
|Analgesic Drug Level Increased|
|Anion Gap Increased|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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On eHealthMe, Nyquil (acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine) is often used to treat the flu. Paxil (paroxetine hydrochloride) is often used to treat depression. 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:
- Paxil is used in:
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