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 354 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 hair loss. (latest outcomes from Minoxidil 2,776 users)

Prednisone

Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 147,417 users)

On Jul, 20, 2016

354 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
  • renal tubular necrosis
  • sinusitis
1 - 6 months:
  • ataxia
  • bradycardia
  • dizziness
  • dysgeusia
  • headache
  • nystagmus
  • vomiting
  • blood pressure increased
  • citrobacter infection
  • cytomegalovirus 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
  • pyrexia
  • anaemia
  • weight decreased
  • headache
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • diarrhoea
  • nausea
  • blood creatinine increased

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • ataxia
  • headache
  • pain
  • cough
  • gastritis
  • abdominal pain upper
  • renal failure acute
  • anxiety
  • arteriovenous fistula thrombosis
  • anaemia
male:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • pyrexia
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • blood creatinine increased
  • weight decreased
  • epistaxis
  • oedema peripheral
  • anaemia
  • skin hypertrophy

Most common drug interactions by age *:

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

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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