Review: Promethazine and Mucinex D
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Promethazine and Mucinex D. It is created by eHealthMe based on 6 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Promethazine (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of promethazine hydrochloride. It is often used in nausea.
Mucinex d (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of guaifenesin; pseudoephedrine hydrochloride. It is often used in sinus congestion.
On Dec, 4, 2013: 6 people who reported to have interactions when taking Promethazine, Mucinex D are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Promethazine (promethazine hydrochloride)
- Mucinex D (guaifenesin; pseudoephedrine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Promethazine, Mucinex D:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Cholelithiasis (the presence or formation of gallstones in the gallbladder or bile ducts)||6|
|Arthralgia (joint pain)||4|
|Meningitis Cryptococcal (bacterial inflammation of the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord, known collectively as the meninges)||2|
|Nasal Congestion (blockage of the nasal passages usually due to membranes lining the nose becoming swollen from inflamed blood vessels)||2|
|Cholecystitis Chronic (long lasting infection of gallbladder)||2|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Promethazine, Mucinex D:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Viral infection
- Menstruation irregular
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By Marie: What withdrawal schedule did you use to stop using triavil? i currently take 2-25
(for a 53 year old woman who has Depression, Gastroparesis, Anxiety, and takes Phenergan, Xanax)
I desperately want to stop this drug because I think it is make my nausea from the gastroparesis worse. Plus the side effects are terrible
(Number of patients like Marie: 11,106)
- By Alecalejandro: I took one .5mg xanex over an hour ago. and nowi feel nausea. is it okay to take a 25mg promethazine
(for a 16 year old boy who has Anxiety Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Nausea, and takes Xanax, Promethazine Plain)
I get anxiety attacks at night that's why I took the xanex. and I get nausea at night also that's why I want to take the promethazine.
(Number of patients like Alecalejandro: 3,291)
- By Russ: What can i do for ocd and depression
(for a 32 year old man who has OCD, and takes Lamictal, Fluvoxamine Maleate, Lorazepam, Nifedipine, Lyrica, Methocarbamol, Tamsulosin, Phenergan, Omeprazole, Potassium Chloride, Allopurinol, Fentanyl-25, Motrin, Tramadol)
I have a very large amount of kidney stones eve since I returned to Afghanistan. Most of them have been calcium oxilate and the othes arecalcium phforous. I am passing kidney stones since 2001 with the largest being a 6mm that I passed. I have them so fequently they have me on a 72 hour 25mcg fentyb ...
(Number of patients like Russ: 8,196)
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Promethazine (promethazine hydrochloride) is often used to treat nausea. Mucinex D (guaifenesin; pseudoephedrine hydrochloride) is often used to treat sinus congestion. 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:
- Promethazine is used in:
- Mucinex d is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Promethazine alternatives:
- Mucinex d alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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