Review: taking Medrol and Celebrex together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Medrol and Celebrex together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Medrol and Celebrex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 791 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Medrol

Medrol has active ingredients of methylprednisolone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Medrol 25,604 users)

Celebrex

Celebrex has active ingredients of celecoxib. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from Celebrex 73,555 users)

On Jul, 23, 2016

791 people who take Medrol, Celebrex are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Medrol and Celebrex drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Medrol:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Celebrex:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Medrol:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Celebrex:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Medrol:
  • 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 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Celebrex:
  • 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: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • blood alkaline phosphatase increased
  • asthma
  • blood lactate dehydrogenase increased
  • dermatitis contact
  • diarrhoea
  • gamma-glutamyltransferase increased
  • influenza
  • arthralgia
1 - 6 months:
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • asthma
  • blood alkaline phosphatase increased
  • blood lactate dehydrogenase increased
  • dermatitis contact
  • diarrhoea
  • gamma-glutamyltransferase increased
  • influenza
  • abscess limb
6 - 12 months:
  • sudden death
  • coronary artery disease
  • hypersomnia
  • asthenia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • myocardial infarction
  • nephrotic syndrome
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • sepsis
1 - 2 years:
  • pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia
  • cardiac arrest
  • blood pressure increased
  • circulatory collapse
  • haematemesis
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • oesophageal ulcer haemorrhage
  • respiratory arrest
  • acute myocardial infarction
  • anxiety
2 - 5 years:
  • sudden death
  • thrombosis
  • intestinal ischaemia
  • anxiety
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • demyelination
  • depression
  • eye disorder
  • facial palsy
  • facial paresis
5 - 10 years:
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • intestinal ischaemia
  • pulmonary embolism
  • thrombosis
  • pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia
  • sudden death
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • cardiovascular disorder
10+ years:
  • periarthritis
  • blister
  • joint injury
  • joint swelling
  • metamorphopsia
  • vision blurred
not specified:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • arthralgia
  • fatigue
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • bronchitis
  • pain in extremity

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • arthralgia
  • nausea
  • back pain
  • fatigue
  • bronchitis
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • dyspnoea
  • pain in extremity
male:
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • diarrhoea
  • back pain
  • drug ineffective
  • asthenia
  • asthma
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • blood alkaline phosphatase increased

Most common drug interactions by age *:

20-29:
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • anxiety
  • constipation
  • depression
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • laryngeal oedema
  • pharyngeal oedema
  • drug dependence
  • dysmenorrhoea
30-39:
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • gamma-glutamyltransferase increased
  • asthma
  • blood alkaline phosphatase increased
  • blood lactate dehydrogenase increased
  • dermatitis contact
  • diarrhoea
  • influenza
  • anxiety
40-49:
  • drug ineffective
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • insomnia
  • fall
  • dyspnoea
  • back pain
  • pain
  • dizziness
  • arthralgia
50-59:
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • fatigue
  • anxiety
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • emotional distress
  • metastases to bone
  • injury
  • pain in extremity
  • nausea
60+:
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • back pain
  • bronchitis
  • dyspnoea
  • arthralgia
  • pneumonia
  • intervertebral disc protrusion
  • pain in extremity

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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