Review: Tamiflu and NyQuil
Summary: drug interactions are reported only by a few people who take Tamiflu and NyQuil together.
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Tamiflu and NyQuil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Tamiflu (latest outcomes from 10,914 users) has active ingredients of oseltamivir phosphate. It is often used in the flu.
Nyquil (latest outcomes from 1,133 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine. It is often used in cough.
On Nov, 25, 2014: 1 people who take Tamiflu, NyQuil is studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Tamiflu (oseltamivir phosphate)
- NyQuil (acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine)
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
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Drug effectiveness by gender :
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
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Drug effectiveness by age :
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* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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- I took too much nyquil and my heart rate has raised. how long does this last?
My boyfriend of two years and I broke up. I freak out took quite a bit of nyquil to sleep and also one Unison sleeping pill. This was around six PM. I also hadn't slept AT ALL the night before. Then at ten pm he shows up with friends and family to help him move his stuff out. I freaked out even wors ...
- I had blepharoplasty this morning. can i take nyquil tonight
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Tamiflu (oseltamivir phosphate) is often used to treat the flu. Nyquil (acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine) is often used to treat cough. 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:
- Tamiflu is used in:
- Nyquil is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Tamiflu alternatives:
- Nyquil alternatives:
Recent related drug studies (Check your drugs):
- A study of side effects of NyQuil for a patient with Common Cold. The patient has Burning Eyes
Comments: Itching burning hot eyelids
- A study of side effects of Tamiflu for a patient with Influenza B. The patient has Dehydration, Stomach Pain, Confusion, Tight Chest, No Sleep
Comments: curious had CBC done with Flu nasal swab....at time WBC count was 4.5....3 days later, WBC count has dropped to 2.5 I feel the Tamiflu caused me more discomfort, etc....I was prescribed 5 days worth, 2x /day. I stopped after 3rd dose....It felt too powerful over my body.....I may have be ...
- A study of drug interactions between Tamiflu, Amoxicillin for a patient with Influenza B, Flu. The patient has Hyponatraemia, Edema, Abdominal Bloating, Diarrhea, Vomiting, Nausea, Headache, Pain - Back, Muscle Cramps, Fever, Weakness
Comments: Developed influenza symptoms last Wednesday. Went to family physician on Thursday who prescribed Amoxicillin. Symptoms then began to worsen, feeling extremely weak, headache, loss of appetite, restless, diarrhea and back pain. Went to the ER on Sunday began vomiting at the hospital. Given IV fluids. ...
- A study of side effects of NyQuil for a patient with Cold Symptoms. The patient has Increased Thirst
Comments: thirst has clearly increased since starting on Nyquil. Cold symptoms are relieved, but now drinking easily triple liquid intake (water) than before.
- A study of side effects of Tamiflu for a patient with Flu. The patient has Chest Pain
Comments: Three doses ended up in hospital very severe chest pains. Scale 1 to 10 I called them a 15.
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