Review: could Nyquil cause Hepatitis?
Summary: Hepatitis is found among people who take Nyquil, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Ketek, and have Sinusitis.
We study 761 people who have side effects while taking Nyquil from FDA and social media. Among them, 15 have Hepatitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Hepatitis and more.
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Nyquil has active ingredients of acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine. It is often used in the flu. (latest outcomes from 1,145 Nyquil users)
Hepatitis (inflammation of the liver) has been reported by people with hiv infection, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 19,777 Hepatitis patients)
On Apr, 15, 2015: 761 people reported to have side effects when taking Nyquil. Among them, 15 people (1.97%) have Hepatitis.
Time on Nyquil when people have Hepatitis * :
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Gender of people who have Hepatitis when taking Nyquil * :
Age of people who have Hepatitis when taking Nyquil * :
Severity of Hepatitis when taking Nyquil ** :
How people recovered from Hepatitis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Sinusitis (6 people, 40.00%)
- Discomfort (2 people, 13.33%)
- Insomnia (2 people, 13.33%)
- Pulmonary hypertension (2 people, 13.33%)
- Bronchitis (2 people, 13.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ketek (12 people, 80.00%)
- Tylenol (8 people, 53.33%)
- Acetaminophen (8 people, 53.33%)
- Cyclobenzaprine hcl (6 people, 40.00%)
- Promethazine (6 people, 40.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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