Review: NyQuil and Paxil
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.
What are the drugs
Nyquil (what 1,128 Nyquil users reported?) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine. It is used in herpes labialis (oral herpes simplex).
Paxil (what 70,224 Paxil users reported?) has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is used in depression.
On Aug, 10, 2014: 35 people who take NyQuil, Paxil are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- NyQuil (acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine)
- Paxil (paroxetine hydrochloride)
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|
|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|
Drug effectiveness by gender :
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|
Drug effectiveness by age :
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.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
You can also:
- Subscribe the study: get notified of updates
- Post a comment: or see what other people said about the study
Get connected! Join a mobile support group to help out with your experience or learn from others anytime and anywhere:
- group for people who take NyQuil and Paxil
- group for people who take NyQuil
- group for people who take Paxil
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- How often is parkinson's disease confused with chronic lyme diseasse?
Back in the early 1950s I had the joy and privilege of spending a couple of summers on Cape Cod. As a kid, a lot of that time was spent playing in the grove of poplar trees and bramble behind the house. I clearly remember numerous buried tics, some of which resulted in a circular ring around the t ...
- Can stopping coumadin cause the heart rate to increase?
After stoppage of coumadin, the patient was started on Eliquis and after administration of one dose, the heart rate increased from the 70's to 120 plus. Could the increased heart rate be caused by the stoppage of coumadin?
- Paxil and metoclopramide
I have been on 10mg of paxil for 7 yrs just diagnosed with Gastroparisis and now taking reglan 3x a day
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Novocaine at the dentist office
Novocain makes me shake, makes my blood rush through my hands so bad that others can feel it just by touching them, and makes my breasts hurt.
- Paxil cause osteoporosis?
I had OCD since age 8. At 42 I was finally diagnosed and put on Paxil. When I reached 40 mgs and after 2 months on 40 mgs i was completely cured of OCD. I stayed on Paxil for the next 15 years. I no longer take any SSRI as they were causing severe lethargy that last few years of use. When I was aro ...
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Nyquil (acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine) is often used to treat cough. 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:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Nyquil alternatives:
- Paxil alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.