Review: could Pseudoephedrine cause Withdrawal syndrome?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 17, 2014)
Severity ratings: 1.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
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Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 666 users) has active ingredients of pseudoephedrine hydrochloride. It is often used in nasal congestion, sinus congestion. Commonly reported side effects of Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride include fatigue, drowsiness, nausea, dry mouth, insomnia exacerbated.
Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) (latest reports from 52,481 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, acupuncture and pain, stress and anxiety, muscle spasticity.
On Feb, 17, 2014: 123 people reported to have side effects when taking Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride. Among them, 1 people (0.81%) has Withdrawal Syndrome.
Time on Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride when people have Withdrawal syndrome * :
Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Withdrawal syndrome when taking Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Withdrawal syndrome||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Withdrawal syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Sinus congestion (1 people, 100.00%)
- Neuropathic pain (1 people, 100.00%)
- Muscle spasms (1 people, 100.00%)
- Gout - chronic (1 people, 100.00%)
- Breakthrough pain (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lyrica (1 people, 100.00%)
- Valium (1 people, 100.00%)
- Oxycontin (1 people, 100.00%)
- Percocet (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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While I had the flu I began using guaifenesin and Sudafed to try to relieve the symptoms of sinus discharge, post-nasal drip and phlegm, and cough. I have mostly recovered but still cough a lot due to excessive sinus drainage and phlegm in my lungs.
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