Elavil and Zyrtec drug interactions - from FDA reports


Drug interactions are reported among people who take Elavil and Zyrtec together. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 426 people who take Elavil and Zyrtec from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Feb, 06, 2019

426 people who take Elavil, Zyrtec are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Elavil and Zyrtec drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  1. Viral infection
  2. Ear infection
  3. Pyrexia (fever)
  4. Tympanic membrane perforation (a break in continuity of ear drum)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Anxiety
  2. Bipolar disorder (mood disorder)
  3. Libido increased (increased sexual urge to have sex)
  4. Obsessive-compulsive disorder (an anxiety disorder characterized by intrusive thoughts that produce uneasiness, apprehension, fear, or worry;)
  5. Pathological gambling
  6. Stress
  7. Suicide attempt
  8. Viral infection
  9. Pyrexia (fever)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Acne (skin problems that cause pimples)
  2. Anxiety
  3. Chest pain
  4. Condition
  5. Eczema (patches of skin become rough and inflamed, with itching and bleeding blisters)
  6. Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)
  7. Post-traumatic stress disorder
  8. Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin)
1 - 2 years:

n/a

2 - 5 years:
  1. Anxiety
  2. Abdominal pain
  3. Bipolar disorder (mood disorder)
  4. Cholecystitis chronic (long lasting infection of gallbladder)
  5. Deep vein thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)
  6. Emotional distress
  7. General physical health deterioration (weak health status)
  8. Hallucination (an experience involving the perception of something not present)
  9. Homicidal ideation (thoughts about human killing another human)
  10. Injury
5 - 10 years:
  1. Angina pectoris (chest pain due to ischemia of the heart muscle)
  2. Anxiety
  3. Hepatitis c
  4. Hypertension (high blood pressure)
  5. Myocardial infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)
  6. Obesity (a medical condition in which excess body fat)
  7. Oedema (fluid collection in tissue)
  8. Squamous cell carcinoma (a cancer of a kind of epithelial cell)
  9. Acute prerenal failure (prerenal acute renal failure (arf) occurs when a sudden reduction in blood flow to the kidney)
  10. Aortic valve incompetence
10+ years:

n/a

not specified:
  1. Pain in extremity
  2. Dizziness
  3. Vomiting
  4. Cerebrovascular accident (sudden death of some brain cells due to lack of oxygen when the blood flow to the brain is impaired by blockage or rupture)
  5. Osteonecrosis of jaw (death of bone of jaw)
  6. Pyrexia (fever)
  7. Urinary tract infection
  8. Herpes zoster
  9. Arthralgia (joint pain)
  10. Hiatus hernia (hernia resulting from the protrusion of part of the stomach through the diaphragm)

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  1. Anxiety
  2. Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  4. Back pain
  5. Headache (pain in head)
  6. Weight decreased
  7. Asthenia (weakness)
  8. Urinary tract infection
  9. Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint)
  10. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
male:
  1. Pain
  2. Sinusitis (inflammation of sinus)
  3. Cerebrovascular accident (sudden death of some brain cells due to lack of oxygen when the blood flow to the brain is impaired by blockage or rupture)
  4. Hiatus hernia (hernia resulting from the protrusion of part of the stomach through the diaphragm)
  5. Pancytopenia (medical condition in which there is a reduction in the number of red and white blood cells, as well as platelets)
  6. Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart)
  7. Headache (pain in head)
  8. Herpes zoster
  9. Transient ischaemic attack (a transient episode of neurologic dysfunction caused by ischemia (loss of blood flow))
  10. Dizziness

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  1. Asthma
  2. Cardiac murmur (an heart sound in valve abnormality)
  3. Developmental delay
  4. Failure to thrive (inadequate weight gain and physical growth in children)
  5. Foetal exposure during pregnancy (exposing your unborn child to contraindicated in pregnancy leads birth defect)
  6. Laevocardia (the heart is on the correct side of the body (the left), but the related structures are on the wrong side)
  7. Patent ductus arteriosus (condition in which the ductus arteriosus does not close)
  8. Plagiocephaly (congenital malformation of the skull in which the main axis of the skull is oblique)
  9. Speech disorder
2-9:
  1. Viral infection
  2. Pyrexia (fever)
10-19:
  1. Cholecystitis chronic (long lasting infection of gallbladder)
  2. Pain
  3. Abdominal pain
  4. Pneumonia primary atypical (primary atypical pneumonia which were probably caused by mycoplasma pneumoniae)
  5. Autoimmune disorder (a condition in which the immune system attacks the body's normal substances and tissue)
  6. Colitis ulcerative (inflammation of colon with ulcer)
  7. Gallbladder disorder
  8. Injury
  9. Acute respiratory failure
  10. Angioedema (rapid swelling of the dermis)
20-29:
  1. Chills (felling of cold)
  2. Cough
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  4. Nasopharyngitis (inflammation of the nasopharynx)
  5. Oropharyngeal pain
  6. Abdominal pain upper
  7. Anastomotic stenosis
  8. Application site reaction
  9. Cholecystitis chronic (long lasting infection of gallbladder)
  10. Cholelithiasis (the presence or formation of gallstones in the gallbladder or bile ducts)
30-39:
  1. Arthralgia (joint pain)
  2. Deep vein thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)
  3. Injury
  4. Oedema peripheral (superficial swelling)
  5. Pain in extremity
  6. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
  7. Anxiety
  8. Chest pain
  9. Dizziness
  10. Drug ineffective
40-49:
  1. Headache (pain in head)
  2. Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)
  3. Back pain
  4. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  5. Drug ineffective
  6. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  7. Asthenia (weakness)
  8. Bronchitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes)
  9. Diarrhoea
  10. Dizziness
50-59:
  1. Fall
  2. Pyrexia (fever)
  3. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  4. Arthralgia (joint pain)
  5. Cerebrovascular accident (sudden death of some brain cells due to lack of oxygen when the blood flow to the brain is impaired by blockage or rupture)
  6. Hypertension (high blood pressure)
  7. Sinusitis (inflammation of sinus)
  8. Hiatus hernia (hernia resulting from the protrusion of part of the stomach through the diaphragm)
  9. Vomiting
  10. Dyspepsia (indigestion)
60+:
  1. Pain
  2. Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
  3. Osteomyelitis (infection of bone)
  4. Pain in jaw
  5. Tooth loss
  6. Diverticulum intestinal (a pouch that is attached to the first part of the small intestine)
  7. Urinary tract infection
  8. Confusional state
  9. Gait disturbance
  10. Haematuria (presence of blood in urine)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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