Review: taking Minoxidil and Prednisone together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Minoxidil and Prednisone together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Minoxidil and Prednisone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 427 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Minoxidil

Minoxidil has active ingredients of minoxidil. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Minoxidil 3,007 users)

Prednisone

Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 169,045 users)

On Aug, 22, 2016

427 people who take Minoxidil, Prednisone are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Minoxidil and Prednisone drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Minoxidil:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 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 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Prednisone:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 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 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 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)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Minoxidil:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • male: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
Prednisone:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • male: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Minoxidil:
  • 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 0 people)
  • 40-49: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Prednisone:
  • 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 0 people)
  • 40-49: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • ataxia
  • anaemia
  • hip arthroplasty
  • hyperkalaemia
  • hypoxia
  • leukopenia
  • metabolic acidosis
  • weight bearing difficulty
  • urinary tract infection
  • renal tubular necrosis
1 - 6 months:
  • ataxia
  • headache
  • bradycardia
  • dizziness
  • dysgeusia
  • nystagmus
  • renal tubular necrosis
  • sinusitis
  • urinary fistula
  • urinary tract infection
6 - 12 months:
  • abdominal discomfort
  • balance disorder
  • diarrhoea
  • dysarthria
  • dysuria
  • fatigue
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • pollakiuria
  • memory impairment
2 - 5 years:
  • weight increased
  • chest pain
  • dental caries
  • dizziness
  • libido decreased
  • pruritus
  • skin exfoliation
  • swelling
5 - 10 years:
  • blood creatinine increased
  • dyspnoea
  • generalised oedema
not specified:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • anaemia
  • headache
  • nausea
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • diarrhoea
  • pyrexia
  • weight decreased
  • depression

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • ataxia
  • headache
  • pain
  • abdominal pain upper
  • cough
  • anxiety
  • gastritis
  • nausea
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspnoea
male:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • pyrexia
  • blood creatinine increased
  • weight decreased
  • anaemia
  • epistaxis
  • oedema peripheral
  • arthralgia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • proteinuria
  • pulmonary embolism
2-9:
  • pericardial effusion
  • pleural effusion
  • disease recurrence
  • blood pressure abnormal
  • dehydration
  • hypertensive encephalopathy
  • nausea
  • oral intake reduced
  • respiratory rate increased
  • upper respiratory tract infection
10-19:
  • haemolytic anaemia
  • thrombocytopenia
  • anhedonia
  • emotional distress
  • fibrosis
  • gait disturbance
  • general physical health deterioration
  • graft dysfunction
  • injury
  • joint contracture
20-29:
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • anaemia
  • colitis
  • colitis ulcerative
  • crohn's disease
  • dermatitis
  • epistaxis
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • inflammatory bowel disease
30-39:
  • abdominal pain
  • headache
  • malaise
  • thrombocytopenia
  • vomiting
  • hypertension
  • thirst
  • unresponsive to stimuli
  • asthenia
  • drug ineffective
40-49:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • pyrexia
  • oedema
  • anaemia
  • back pain
  • headache
  • renal failure acute
  • cholecystitis
  • cough
50-59:
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • pain
  • skin hypertrophy
  • skin induration
  • mobility decreased
  • gait disturbance
  • oedema peripheral
  • muscular weakness
  • skin fibrosis
  • arthralgia
60+:
  • ataxia
  • pain
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • cardiomegaly
  • dizziness
  • injury
  • pleural effusion
  • atrial fibrillation

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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