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Methylprednisolone vs Azithromycin for a male patient aged 49

Summary: 2,420 male patients aged 49 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Methylprednisolone vs Azithromycin for a male aged 49. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Methylprednisolone (latest outcomes from 5,884 users) has active ingredients of methylprednisolone. It is often used in inflammation.

Azithromycin (latest outcomes from 12,357 users) has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis.

On Mar, 27, 2015: 2,420 male patients aged 43 who take the same drugs are studied in Methylprednisolone vs Azithromycin

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male43Influenza

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Methylprednisolone methylprednisolonenot specified
Azithromycin azithromycinTeva

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 43 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
MethylprednisoloneAzithromycin (Teva)
PyrexiaPyrexia
Drug IneffectiveNausea
Weight DecreasedFatigue
Blood Creatinine IncreasedWeight Decreased
Back PainDiarrhoea
Condition AggravatedHeadache
DyspnoeaChest Pain
AstheniaRenal Failure Acute
Kidney Transplant RejectionDehydration
DepressionVomiting

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
MethylprednisoloneAzithromycin (Teva)
Bursitis InfectiveAnaemia
Malignant MelanomaDepression
CataractHeadache
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Anxiety
Muscle Spasms
Myocardial Infarction
Asthenia
Candidiasis
Insomnia

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Methylprednisolone0.00%53.85%15.38%23.08%7.69%
Azithromycin7.14%19.05%42.86%19.05%11.90%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Methylprednisolone (methylprednisolone) is often used to treat inflammation. Azithromycin (azithromycin) is often used to treat sinusitis. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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