Review: taking Biaxin and Zanaflex together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Biaxin and Zanaflex together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Biaxin and Zanaflex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 168 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Biaxin

Biaxin has active ingredients of clarithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from Biaxin 11,188 users)

Zanaflex

Zanaflex has active ingredients of tizanidine hydrochloride. It is often used in muscle spasms. (latest outcomes from Zanaflex 10,095 users)

On Sep, 19, 2016

168 people who take Biaxin, Zanaflex are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Biaxin and Zanaflex drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • feeling abnormal
  • femur fracture
  • hypoglycaemia
  • myocardial ischaemia
  • open wound
  • abasia
  • anger
  • altered state of consciousness
  • calculus ureteric
  • fall
1 - 6 months:
  • influenza
6 - 12 months:
  • abasia
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • fatigue
  • malaise
  • muscle disorder
  • myalgia
not specified:
  • depression
  • insomnia
  • back pain
  • drug ineffective
  • hypoaesthesia
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • drug dependence
  • fall
  • asthenia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • insomnia
  • depression
  • back pain
  • fall
  • arthralgia
  • diarrhoea
  • muscle spasms
  • malaise
  • asthenia
male:
  • depression
  • drug ineffective
  • hypoaesthesia
  • drug dependence
  • anxiety
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • weight decreased
  • insomnia
  • back pain
  • lethargy

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • balance disorder
  • bradycardia
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • convulsion
  • diabetic complication
  • dyspnoea
  • hyponatraemia
  • hypotension
  • nervous system disorder
  • orthopnoea
10-19:
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • disseminated intravascular coagulation
  • hyperpyrexia
  • hypotension
  • oxygen saturation decreased
  • respiratory distress
  • rhabdomyolysis
  • euphoric mood
  • inappropriate affect
  • respiratory rate increased
20-29:
  • fatigue
  • malaise
  • overdose
  • pancreatitis
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • abasia
  • arthralgia
  • back pain
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • drug hypersensitivity
30-39:
  • depression
  • fall
  • abdominal pain upper
  • abdominal rigidity
  • drug effect delayed
  • drug effect increased
  • drug ineffective
  • energy increased
  • gastrointestinal sounds abnormal
  • insomnia
40-49:
  • depression
  • drug dependence
  • hypoaesthesia
  • drug ineffective
  • anxiety
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • weight decreased
  • fatigue
  • insomnia
  • hyponatraemia
50-59:
  • back pain
  • insomnia
  • depression
  • muscle spasms
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • fall
  • asthenia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • contusion
60+:
  • disorientation
  • fall
  • pain
  • chest pain
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • hepatic steatosis
  • movement disorder
  • prostatomegaly
  • angina pectoris
  • gait disturbance

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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