Review: taking Fentanyl and Lidoderm together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Fentanyl and Lidoderm together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Fentanyl and Lidoderm. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,770 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Fentanyl

Fentanyl has active ingredients of fentanyl. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Fentanyl 43,922 users)

Lidoderm

Lidoderm has active ingredients of lidocaine. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Lidoderm 3,251 users)

On Jul, 25, 2016

2,770 people who take Fentanyl, Lidoderm are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Fentanyl and Lidoderm drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Fentanyl:
  • < 1 month: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Lidoderm:
  • < 1 month: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 80.0% - (4 of 5 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Fentanyl:
  • female: 7.0% - (1 of 13 people)
  • male: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
Lidoderm:
  • female: 66.0% - (8 of 12 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Fentanyl:
  • 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 1 people)
  • 30-39: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 40-49: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 50-59: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
Lidoderm:
  • 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 1 people)
  • 30-39: 50.0% - (3 of 6 people)
  • 40-49: 80.0% - (4 of 5 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • pain
  • renal failure
  • injury
  • anxiety
  • fear
  • renal injury
  • emotional distress
  • anhedonia
  • renal impairment
  • depression
1 - 6 months:
  • confusional state
  • dyspnoea
  • acute respiratory failure
  • renal failure acute
  • sepsis
  • abdominal pain
  • asthenia
  • cardiomegaly
  • nausea
  • pulmonary oedema
6 - 12 months:
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • pain
  • drug effect decreased
  • muscle spasms
  • disease progression
  • lung infection
  • spinal fracture
  • nausea
  • anger
  • arachnoiditis
1 - 2 years:
  • pain
  • dysarthria
  • dyspnoea
  • eye disorder
  • drug ineffective
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • drug effect decreased
  • muscle spasms
  • asthma
2 - 5 years:
  • abdominal bloating
  • abdominal pain
  • chest tightness
  • chills
  • cough
  • diarrhoea post-operative
  • fatigue - chronic
  • fever
  • insomnia
  • joint stiffness
5 - 10 years:
  • bladder disorder
  • bladder pain
  • bladder spasm
  • coronary artery occlusion
  • cystitis
  • depression
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • feeling abnormal
  • fibromyalgia
  • hyperhidrosis
10+ years:
  • drug ineffective
  • pain
  • application site erosion
  • application site vesicles
  • cardioversion
  • drug effect increased
  • somnolence
  • weight increased
  • back pain
  • breakthrough pain
not specified:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • injury
  • nausea
  • renal failure
  • emotional distress
  • back pain
  • depression
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • dyspnoea

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • injury
  • nausea
  • depression
  • renal failure
  • back pain
  • emotional distress
  • fall
  • dyspnoea
male:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • injury
  • renal failure
  • emotional distress
  • anhedonia
  • fear
  • hypotension
  • depression
  • renal injury

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • ventricular arrhythmia
  • apnoea
  • nervous system disorder
  • breech presentation
  • cardiomyopathy neonatal
  • diabetic foetopathy
  • eye discharge
  • hypoglycaemia neonatal
  • maternal drugs affecting foetus
  • nasal congestion
2-9:
  • hypotension
  • oxygen saturation decreased
  • oedema peripheral
  • pyrexia
  • angioedema
  • cardiopulmonary failure
  • apnoea
  • bradycardia
  • dysphagia
  • thrombosis
10-19:
  • drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms
  • hypotension
  • acute respiratory distress syndrome
  • blood bilirubin increased
  • hypernatraemia
  • pneumonia respiratory syncytial viral
  • pneumonitis
  • cardiac arrest
  • hyperkalaemia
  • ventricular tachycardia
20-29:
  • abdominal pain
  • dyskinesia
  • pneumonia fungal
  • pyrexia
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • chest pain
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • febrile neutropenia
  • cardiac arrest
30-39:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • cardiac arrest
  • injury
  • depression
  • nausea
  • hypertension
  • oxygen saturation decreased
  • pain in extremity
  • tachycardia
40-49:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • diarrhoea
  • headache
  • nausea
  • pyrexia
  • arthralgia
  • abdominal pain
  • bone disorder
  • back pain
50-59:
  • pain
  • injury
  • anxiety
  • renal failure
  • depression
  • emotional distress
  • dyspnoea
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • arthralgia
  • pyrexia
60+:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • injury
  • renal failure
  • emotional distress
  • fear
  • death
  • anhedonia
  • renal injury
  • multi-organ failure

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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