Review: Zofran and Dramamine
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Zofran and Dramamine. It is created by eHealthMe based on 121 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Zofran (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of ondansetron hydrochloride. It is often used in nausea.
Dramamine (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of dimenhydrinate. It is often used in motion sickness.
On Dec, 4, 2013: 121 people who reported to have interactions when taking Zofran, Dramamine are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Zofran (ondansetron hydrochloride)
- Dramamine (dimenhydrinate)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Zofran, Dramamine:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Ventricular Tachycardia (rapid heart beat that originates in one of the lower chambers (the ventricles) of the heart)||17|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||11|
|Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood)||10|
|Ventricular Extrasystoles (premature cardiac contraction)||9|
|Leukopenia (low number of white blood cells in blood)||9|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||8|
|Palmar-plantar Erythrodysaesthesia Syndrome (hand-foot syndrome)||8|
|Electrocardiogram Qt Prolonged||7|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Zofran, Dramamine:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prophylaxis of nausea and vomiting
- Pain in extremity
- Non-small cell lung cancer
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Gravol tab
- Potassium chloride
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By Youlia: I began taking clonazepam two days ago and now i have some rectal bleeding
(for a 68 year old woman who has Ibs C, and takes Dexilant, Atarax, Linzess, Zofran)
I have been suffering with stomach disorders for the past four years.
(Number of patients like Youlia: 709)
- By dncferrets: Has anyone developed myastenia gravis after botox for migraines
(for a 44 year old woman who has Endometriosis, MAGNESIUM METABOLISM DISORDER, Anemia - Iron Deficiency, Menorrhagia, Gout, Migraine With Aura, Lymphadenopathy, Leukocytosis, Insomnia, Optic Neuritis, Restrictive Pulmonary Disease, Neuropathy, Acid Reflux, Hypertension, Polyarthritis, Osteoporosis, Restless Leg Syndrome, Hypothyroidism, Crohn's Disease, Interstitial Cystitis (IC), Diabetes Mellitus, Fibromyalgia, Rheumatoid Arthritis, and takes Imitrex, Lisinopril, HCTZ, Mirapex, Nexium, Novolog, Orencia, Plaquenil, Proventil-hfa, Singulair, Synthroid, TRICOR, Voltaren, Ondansetron Hydrochloride, Albuterol Sulfate, Dulera, Naproxen, Zaleplon, Percocet, Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride, Mestinon, Furosemide, Levemir, Tizanidine Hydrochloride)
I have many auto immune problems and severe migraines. the doctors have tried everything that my medications and allergies will allow. then we tried botox. by the second set of injections i was having trouble holding my head up and swallowing. he avoided the paraspinal area after that but continued ...
(Number of patients like dncferrets: 20,804)
- By beach girl: Can i take zofran and desmopresson together?
(for a 11 year old girl who has Nausea, Bed Wetting, and takes Desmopressin Acetate, Zofran)
(Number of patients like beach girl: 428)
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- By Tonya2247: I got pneumonia while taking topamax, obvious correlation
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I do not take all the medicines above all the time but I am using an implanted pump giving me less than 2mg of dilaudid per day, 75 mg effexor daily and usually buspar. Dr prescribed topamax within 4 days I was hospitalized with Pneumonia, stayed a week came home a week had a clear chest x ray and ...
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Zofran (ondansetron hydrochloride) is often used to treat nausea. Dramamine (dimenhydrinate) is often used to treat motion sickness. 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:
- Zofran is used in:
- Dramamine is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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