Drug interactions with dextromethorphan hbr oral and methylene blue (antidote) inj

dextromethorphan hbr oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Adult Robitussin Lingering Cld Oral, Bentuss Oral, Benylin Adult Formula Oral, Benylin Dm Oral, Benylin Pediatric Oral, Buckley's Cough Mixture Oral, Cough Formula (d-methorphan) Oral, Cough Formula Maximum Strength Oral, Cough Oral, Cough Relief Oral, Cremacoat 1 Oral, Creomulsion Adult Formula Oral, Creomulsion for Children Oral, Creo-Terpin Oral, Delsym Oral, DexAlone Oral, Dextrolyn Adult Oral, Dextrolyn Pediatric Oral, Dextromethorphan Cough Oral, Diabe-Tuss DM Oral, DM Cough Oral, Dr. Drake's Cough Oral, Drixoral Cough Oral, ElixSure Cough Oral, Glucossin-DM Oral, Guiatuss Maximum Strength Oral, Guiatuss Pediatric Cough Oral, Harbermine DM Oral, Hold Oral, Honey Tussin Cough Oral, Little Colds Cough Formula Oral, Lophen DM Oral, Medi-Tussin Pediatric Oral, Miltuss Oral, Parlyn DM Oral, PediaCare Freezer Pops Oral, PediaCare Long-Acting Cough Oral, Pertussin CS Oral, Pertussin ES Oral, Robafen Cough Oral, Robafen Pediatric Oral, Robitussin Cough Calmers Oral, Robitussin Cough Long-Acting Oral, Robitussin Coughgel Oral, Robitussin Max Strength Cough Oral, Robitussin Pediatric Oral, Scot-Tussin Diabetes CF Oral, Scot-Tussin DM Cough Chasers Oral, Severe Cough Stopper Oral, Silphen DM Cough Oral, Simply Cough Oral, Sucrets Cough Control Oral, Theraflu Cough Oral, Triaminic Softchews Cough Oral, Trocal Candy Oral, Trocal Cough Suppressant Oral, Tussin Cough (DM only) Oral, Tussin Maximum Strength Cough Oral, Tussin Maximum Strength Oral, Tussinmax Oral, Vicks 44 Oral, Vicks DayQuil Cough Oral, Vicks Formula 44 Oral, Vicks Nature Fusion Cough Oral, Wal-Tussin Cough Oral, Wal-Tussin Max Strength Cough Oral

All generic drug interactions for dextromethorphan hbr oral (lists will include brand and generic names):

methylene blue (antidote) inj brand names and other generic formulations include:

No brand names available

All generic drug interactions for methylene blue (antidote) inj (lists will include brand and generic names):
Serious - Use AlternativePotential for serious interaction; regular monitoring by your doctor required

dextromethorphan hbr oral and methylene blue (antidote) inj

dextromethorphan hbr oral and methylene blue (antidote) inj both increase affecting serotonin levels in the blood. Too much serotonin is a potentially life-threatening situation. Severe signs and symptoms include high blood pressure and increased heart rate that lead to shock. Combination may cause severe harmful effects. If methylene blue must be taken, stop taking the serotonergic drug until 24 hours after finishing methylene blue or after 2 weeks of observation for side effects.

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Serious - Use AlternativeHigh likelihood serious or life-threatening interaction. Contraindicated unless benefits outweigh risks and no alternatives available.

dextromethorphan hbr oral and methylene blue (antidote) inj

dextromethorphan hbr oral and methylene blue (antidote) inj both increase serotonin levels. Methylene blue may increase serotonin as a result of MAO-A inhibition. If methylene blue must be administered, discontinue serotonergic drug immediately and monitor for CNS toxicity. Serotonergic therapy may be resumed 24 hours after last methylene blue d

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Serious - Use AlternativePotential for serious interaction; regular monitoring by your doctor required

methylene blue (antidote) inj and dextromethorphan hbr oral

methylene blue (antidote) inj and dextromethorphan hbr oral both increase affecting serotonin levels in the blood. Too much serotonin is a potentially life-threatening situation. Severe signs and symptoms include high blood pressure and increased heart rate that lead to shock. Combination may cause severe harmful effects. If methylene blue must be taken, stop taking the serotonergic drug until 24 hours after finishing methylene blue or after 2 weeks of observation for side effects.

Patient Drug Interactions Source: RxList
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Serious - Use AlternativeHigh likelihood serious or life-threatening interaction. Contraindicated unless benefits outweigh risks and no alternatives available.

methylene blue (antidote) inj and dextromethorphan hbr oral

methylene blue (antidote) inj and dextromethorphan hbr oral both increase serotonin levels. Methylene blue may increase serotonin as a result of MAO-A inhibition. If methylene blue must be administered, discontinue serotonergic drug immediately and monitor for CNS toxicity. Serotonergic therapy may be resumed 24 hours after last methylene blue d

Clinical Drug Interactions Source: Medscape from WebMD
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Drug Interaction Categories

Contraindicated

Never use this combination of drugs because of high risk for dangerous interaction

Serious

Potential for serious interaction; regular monitoring by your doctor required or alternate medication may be needed

Significant

Potential for significant interaction (monitoring by your doctor is likely required)

Minor

Interaction is unlikely, minor, or nonsignificant

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