Review: Remeron and Sudafed drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Remeron and Sudafed. It is created by eHealthMe based on 12 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Remeron (latest outcomes from 12,794 users) has active ingredients of mirtazapine. It is often used in depression.
Sudafed (latest outcomes from 5,017 users) has active ingredients of pseudoephedrine hydrochloride. It is often used in sinus congestion.
On Feb, 28, 2014: 12 people who reported to have interactions when taking Remeron, Sudafed are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Remeron (mirtazapine)
- Sudafed (pseudoephedrine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Remeron, Sudafed:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||5|
|Headache (pain in head)||3|
|Sinusitis (inflammation of sinus)||2|
|Dizziness (exc Vertigo)||2|
|Heart Rate Increased||2|
|Chills (felling of cold)||2|
|Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)||2|
|Cryptococcal Fungaemia (presence of fungi or yeasts in the blood)||2|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Remeron, Sudafed:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Facial pain
- Muscle spasticity
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Remeron (mirtazapine) is often used to treat depression. Sudafed (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:
- Remeron is used in:
- Sudafed is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Remeron alternatives:
- Sudafed alternatives:
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By Gmanana: What medications cause hair loss
Been experiencing hair loss for several months and the loss has increased the last couple of months. My doctor ran thyroid test and it was normal. The loss has been gradual and it is not breaking off, but coming out at the root.
- By dolly: Safe for sleep
is this for sleep? lots of side effects - has anyone used this. how about the next day, are you alert or how does this drug stay in the body and what are the effects.
- By Bonnie: How likely is it that celexa will increase blood pressure?
I have been taking Remeron 15 mg for a few months and recently added 5 mg Celexa. My systolic blood pressure went up immediately; it had been mostly in the high 120's and now is 140+. Is this a coincidence, or could the Celexa be causing it?
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