Review: Tamiflu and NyQuil
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take 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) has active ingredients of oseltamivir phosphate. It is often used in the flu.
Nyquil (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine. It is often used in cough.
On Dec, 4, 2013: 1 people who reported to have interactions when taking Tamiflu, NyQuil is studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Tamiflu (oseltamivir phosphate)
- NyQuil (acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Tamiflu, NyQuil:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Deep Vein Thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)||1|
|Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)||1|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Tamiflu, NyQuil:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :n/a
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Alka-seltzer [acetylsalicylic acid,citric acid,sodium bicarbonate]
- Dayquil [dextromet hbr,guaif,paracet,pseudoeph hcl]
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By camheat: I took too much nyquil and my heart rate has raised. how long does this last?
(for a 20 year old woman who has Depressed Mood, Anxiety And Stress, and takes NyQuil, Unisom)
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 ...
(Number of patients like camheat: 4,797)
- By laura: I had blepharoplasty this morning. can i take nyquil tonight
(for a 37 year old woman who takes Nyquil)
(Number of patients like laura: 61)
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:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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