Review: taking Doxycycline and Folic acid together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Doxycycline and Folic acid together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Doxycycline and Folic acid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 542 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Doxycycline

Doxycycline has active ingredients of doxycycline hyclate. It is often used in acne. (latest outcomes from Doxycycline 13,408 users)

Folic Acid

Folic acid has active ingredients of folic acid. It is often used in vitamin supplementation. (latest outcomes from Folic acid 83,433 users)

On Jul, 20, 2016

542 people who take Doxycycline, Folic Acid are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Doxycycline and Folic acid drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Doxycycline:
  • < 1 month: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Folic Acid:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (4 of 4 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Doxycycline:
  • female: 85.0% - (6 of 7 people)
  • male: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
Folic Acid:
  • female: 71.0% - (5 of 7 people)
  • male: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Doxycycline:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 30-39: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 100.0% - (3 of 3 people)
  • 60+: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
Folic Acid:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 30-39: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 60+: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • amnesia
  • dehydration
  • diarrhoea
  • angina pectoris
  • dyspepsia
  • nausea
  • pain
  • renal failure acute
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
1 - 6 months:
  • herpes oesophagitis
  • herpes virus infection
  • hepatitis cholestatic
  • abdominal pain
  • aortic valve incompetence
  • atrial fibrillation
  • chest pain
  • decreased appetite
  • diarrhoea
  • endocarditis
6 - 12 months:
  • vitamin k
10+ years:
  • infected lymphocele
not specified:
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • anaemia
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • chest pain
  • pain in jaw
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • pyrexia
  • osteoarthritis

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • dyspnoea
  • diarrhoea
  • pain
  • dehydration
  • abdominal pain
  • pain in extremity
  • respiratory failure
  • anxiety
male:
  • anaemia
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • chest pain
  • dyspnoea
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • bone disorder
  • pain in jaw
  • inflammation
  • purulent discharge

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • iritis
  • blister
  • corneal erosion
  • epidermal necrolysis
  • ileus
  • multi-organ failure
  • pyrexia
  • rash maculo-papular
  • stevens johnson syndrome
  • activities of daily living impaired
20-29:
  • nausea
  • abdominal pain upper
  • biliary dyskinesia
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • vomiting
  • wegener's granulomatosis
  • diarrhoea
  • abdominal pain
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • abdominal discomfort
30-39:
  • palpitations
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • blood bilirubin increased
  • blood sodium increased
  • gamma-glutamyltransferase increased
  • oedema lower limb
  • abortion spontaneous
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • drug ineffective
40-49:
  • anxiety
  • chest pain
  • pyrexia
  • pain
  • hypertension
  • pseudomonas infection
  • dehydration
  • depression
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • anhedonia
50-59:
  • diarrhoea
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • pyrexia
  • vomiting
  • emotional distress
  • injury
  • dehydration
  • fall
60+:
  • anaemia
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • nausea
  • osteoarthritis
  • pain in jaw
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • intervertebral disc degeneration
  • bone disorder
  • cardiac failure congestive

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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