Review: could Dayquil cause Heart racing?
We study 576 people who have side effects while taking Dayquil from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Heart racing. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart racing and more.
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Dayquil (latest outcomes from 708 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; pseudoephedrine. It is often used in common cold.
Heart racing (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 314,390 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 576 people reported to have side effects when taking Dayquil. Among them, 10 people (1.74%) have Heart Racing. They amount to 0.00% of all the 314,206 people who have Heart Racing on eHealthMe.
Time on Dayquil when people have Heart racing * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Heart racing||80.00%||0.00%||20.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Heart racing when taking Dayquil * :
|Heart racing||77.78%||22.22% |
Age of people who have Heart racing when taking Dayquil * :
|Heart racing||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||25.00%||37.50%||0.00%||12.50% |
Severity of Heart racing when taking Dayquil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Heart racing||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Heart racing ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Heart racing||50.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Premenstrual syndrome (2 people, 20.00%)
- Contraception (1 people, 10.00%)
- Influenza (1 people, 10.00%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (1 people, 10.00%)
- Allergies (1 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nuvaring (3 people, 30.00%)
- Oxycodone hcl (2 people, 20.00%)
- Midrin (2 people, 20.00%)
- Valtrex (2 people, 20.00%)
- Entex solution (2 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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