Home > Nyquil > Rash > Nyquil and Rash
Review: could Nyquil cause Rash (Rashes)?
We study 744 people who have side effects while taking Nyquil from FDA and social media. Among them, 40 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.
Get connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Nyquil and have Rash >>>
Nyquil (latest outcomes from 1,128 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine. It is often used in common cold.
Rash (redness) (latest reports from 971,462 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression.
On Sep, 11, 2014: 744 people reported to have side effects when taking Nyquil. Among them, 40 people (5.38%) have Rash.
Time on Nyquil when people have Rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Rash when taking Nyquil * :
Age of people who have Rash when taking Nyquil * :
Severity of Rash when taking Nyquil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Rash ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (16 people, 40.00%)
- Sinus congestion (6 people, 15.00%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (6 people, 15.00%)
- Malaise (3 people, 7.50%)
- Diabetes mellitus (2 people, 5.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (22 people, 55.00%)
- Zithromax (17 people, 42.50%)
- Allegra (17 people, 42.50%)
- Epogen (16 people, 40.00%)
- Profen ii (16 people, 40.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Do you have Rash while taking Nyquil?
Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who take Nyquil and have Rash
- group for people who take Nyquil
- group for people who have Rash
Comments from related studies:
From this study (8 months ago):
Yesterday I took 2 DayQuil capsules at 6 pm and then the recommended dosage of NyQuil syrup at 11:00 pm prior to going to bed. This was my first and only usage of these products in over a year. It should also be mentioned that I finished 7 days of 500 mg of Augmentin BID yesterday morning. I have never had a reaction to antibiotics nor have I ever had a rash like this. The only medications I've had problems with are GA and codeine which led to nausea and vomiting.
From this study (2 years ago):
My son took 2 doses of nyquil yesterday 6 hours apart and woke up with a severe rash. He was diagnosed with Mononucleosis 7 days ago.....he's been very congested, with a sore throat....and the nyquil helped (he actually feels moderately better today...probably because he was able to sleep all night last night). I'm concerned that the nyquil may have caused the rash, on his chest, arms, and face.....his face may even be a little puffy. Should I take him in to the doctor? Should I avoid the nyquil?
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
More questions for: Nyquil, Rash
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Skin rash in diclofenac potassium
After a car accident in 2011 I took Diclofenac for back & shoulder off and on for about a year. During that time I developed random spots usually on my arms and legs that itch severely and sometimes get infected. I still suffer from the itchy spots and I am DESPERATE for a cure for my agony. I ha ...
More reviews for: Nyquil, Rash
On eHealthMe, Nyquil (acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine) is often used for herpes labialis (oral herpes simplex). Find out below the conditions Nyquil is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Nyquil used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Could it be a symptom from a condition:
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.