Review: Sudafed and Intuniv drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Sudafed and Intuniv. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Sudafed (latest outcomes from 5,017 users) has active ingredients of pseudoephedrine hydrochloride. It is often used in sinus congestion.
Intuniv (latest outcomes from 766 users) has active ingredients of guanfacine hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
On Feb, 27, 2014: 1 people who reported to have interactions when taking Sudafed, Intuniv is studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Sudafed (pseudoephedrine hydrochloride)
- Intuniv (guanfacine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Sudafed, Intuniv:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dysphagia (condition in which swallowing is difficult or painful)||1|
|Restless Legs Syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs)||1|
|Angina Pectoris (chest pain due to ischemia of the heart muscle)||1|
|Dysaesthesia (abnormal sensation)||1|
|Faecaloma (hard mass of fecal matter)||1|
|Tardive Dyskinesia (a disorder that involves involuntary movements)||1|
|Left Ventricular Dysfunction||1|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Sudafed, Intuniv:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Potassium chloride
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Sudafed (pseudoephedrine hydrochloride) is often used to treat sinus congestion. Intuniv (guanfacine hydrochloride) is often used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. 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:
- Sudafed is used in:
- Intuniv is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Sudafed alternatives:
- Intuniv alternatives:
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By kevin: I have a brother that is 14 years old & his being taking risperdal for 9 years already & i want to know if that medication is causing my brother on over weight, having breast & being aggressive?
Please I need information so I can help my brother because he doesn't talk am his oldest sister thank you
- By Mia: Can i take saphris with sudafed and benadryl
Is it ok to take sudafed and Benadryl cold and flu tablets with saphris bipolar tablets?
- By Concernedmom.med: My 9 year old son takes guanfacine, hydroxyzine, and depakote for adhd, anxiety, and a mild unspecified mood disorder. are all these medications safe for him?
My son is a vibrant 9 year old boy. He has been diagnosed with ADHD, Anxiety, and an unspecified mood disorder. We have tried Adderall, (which kept him awake all night)Concerta and Depakote combo which made him angry all the time. Now we are at a new clinic. He is now prescribed Guanfacine, Depakote ...
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- By violet1240: Skin burning sensation with delsym
I had been sick for about a week and had been taking Sudafed every 4-6 hours for congestion for the past couple of days. I also take wellbutrin SR daily as an antidepressant. I started taking the suspension formula of Delsym 12 hour release about 24 hours previously (so I had already had two doses ...
- By nosebleed: Bad nosebleed (sudafed related?)
I have the rhinitis as a result of rebound syndrome from using nasal sprays for years. I use the Flonase to somewhat alleviate the need for the over-the-counter sprays (first two drugs listed). In spite of that, I rarely, if ever, have nosebleeds. I also rarely, if ever, get colds. However, yesterda ...
- By momtox: Vomiting & low blood pressure on 4 ml intuniv
My son (8yrs old) has had an amazing year of improvement during 14 months on intuniv. Last week we increased from 3 to 4 ml because of weight gain and an increase in symptoms. After the third day of the increased dose he complained of a headache and began vomiting, which he continued to do for 6 h ...
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