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Review: Dexamethasone and Promethazine

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Dexamethasone and Promethazine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,114 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Dexamethasone (latest outcomes from 53,449 users) has active ingredients of dexamethasone. It is often used in swelling.

Promethazine hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 452 users) has active ingredients of promethazine hydrochloride. It is often used in nausea.

On Nov, 1, 2014: 1,114 people who take Dexamethasone, Promethazine Hydrochloride are studied

Dexamethasone, Promethazine Hydrochloride outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Dexamethasone (dexamethasone)
- Promethazine Hydrochloride (promethazine hydrochloride)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Dexamethasone is effective0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
(1 of 1 people)
Promethazine Hydrochloride is effective0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
(0 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
NauseaAstheniaNormochromic Normocytic AnaemiaAbdominal PainPulmonary Hypertensionn/an/aPain
DyspnoeaPneumoniaNeuritisFood IntoleranceWeight IncreasedAnxiety
VomitingMalignant Neoplasm ProgressionOedema PeripheralVomitingEjection Fraction DecreasedNausea
Renal ImpairmentFailure To ThriveActinomycosisCholecystitis ChronicDry MouthOsteonecrosis Of Jaw
FatigueAcute Respiratory FailureOsteomyelitisNauseaAlveolitis AllergicAnaemia
PainDyspnoeaOsteitisPainCardiac Valve DiseaseBack Pain
Anti-erythropoietin Antibody PositiveSepsisMouth UlcerationGallbladder DisorderCardiac FailureDyspnoea
Perinephric AbscessVomitingMean Cell Volume IncreasedHypersensitivityAsthenia
NephrolithiasisBack PainKlebsiella InfectionBone Disorder
DepressionOedema PeripheralInflammationFatigue

Drug effectiveness by gender :

Dexamethasone is effective33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
Promethazine Hydrochloride is effective0.00%
(0 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

Osteonecrosis Of JawNausea
Back PainDehydration
DyspnoeaOsteonecrosis Of Jaw
Bone DisorderPneumonia

Drug effectiveness by age :

Dexamethasone is effectiven/an/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 10 people)
(1 of 1 people)
Promethazine Hydrochloride is effectiven/an/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 10 people)
(0 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

n/aCataract UnilateralDrug Clearance DecreasedAstheniaNauseaPainPainPain
Multi-organ FailurePainAnaemiaHypoaesthesiaAnxietyAnxietyAnxiety
Hydrocephalus NosInjuryUrinary Tract InfectionParaesthesiaNauseaAnaemiaBack Pain
Blindness CorticalPulmonary EmbolismNauseaLymphadenopathyOsteonecrosis Of JawNauseaAnaemia
Respiratory Failure (excl Neonatal)AnxietyConjunctivitis ViralNeuropathy PeripheralBack PainNeuropathy PeripheralOsteonecrosis Of Jaw
Retinal DetachmentWeight IncreasedDeep Vein ThrombosisMetastases To Central Nervous SystemVomitingOsteonecrosis Of JawDyspnoea
NauseaChemical Burn Of SkinInsomniaAlanine Aminotransferase IncreasedInjuryInjuryFall
Wound Infection NecPost-traumatic Stress DisorderDyspnoeaAspartate Aminotransferase IncreasedDyspnoeaHeadacheBone Disorder
CellulitisDepressionPainDrug DependencePyrexiaDental CariesFatigue
Haemorrhage NosBlisterVomitingMucosal InflammationDepressionDiarrhoeaOsteomyelitis

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Dexamethasone (dexamethasone) is often used to treat multiple myeloma. Promethazine Hydrochloride (promethazine hydrochloride) is often used to treat nausea. 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.

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