Review: taking Prednisone and Levofloxacin together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Prednisone and Levofloxacin together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Prednisone and Levofloxacin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,156 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Prednisone

Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 147,420 users)

Levofloxacin

Levofloxacin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in pneumonia. (latest outcomes from Levofloxacin 13,294 users)

On Jul, 27, 2016

4,156 people who take Prednisone, Levofloxacin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Prednisone and Levofloxacin drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Prednisone:
  • < 1 month: 45.0% - (11 of 24 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
Levofloxacin:
  • < 1 month: 52.0% - (18 of 34 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 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 2 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Prednisone:
  • female: 50.0% - (14 of 28 people)
  • male: 36.0% - (4 of 11 people)
Levofloxacin:
  • female: 50.0% - (16 of 32 people)
  • male: 30.0% - (3 of 10 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Prednisone:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 30-39: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)
  • 40-49: 33.0% - (4 of 12 people)
  • 50-59: 50.0% - (5 of 10 people)
  • 60+: 50.0% - (5 of 10 people)
Levofloxacin:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 40-49: 38.0% - (5 of 13 people)
  • 50-59: 66.0% - (8 of 12 people)
  • 60+: 41.0% - (5 of 12 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • tendon rupture
  • tendon disorder
  • diarrhoea
  • stress
  • tendonitis
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • arthralgia
1 - 6 months:
  • bronchitis
  • hypotension
  • muscular weakness
  • abasia
  • tendon pain
  • pneumonia
  • febrile neutropenia
  • fungal infection
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • tendon rupture
6 - 12 months:
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • tendon disorder
  • tendon rupture
  • tendonitis
  • tenosynovitis
  • azotaemia
  • disseminated intravascular coagulation
  • ecchymosis
  • glomerular filtration rate decreased
  • headache
1 - 2 years:
  • cellulitis
  • diabetic ketoacidosis
  • localised infection
  • staphylococcal infection
  • staphylococcal sepsis
  • peripheral ischaemia
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • coronary artery disease
  • anxiety
  • cystitis haemorrhagic
2 - 5 years:
  • asthma
  • nausea
  • abscess
  • adverse drug reaction
  • bone marrow disorder
  • bronchitis
  • dental fistula
  • diarrhoea
  • gingival disorder
  • impaired healing
5 - 10 years:
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • tendon rupture
  • depression
  • tendonitis
  • fall
  • staphylococcal infection
  • abnormal behaviour
  • anxiety
  • attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder
  • bipolar disorder
10+ years:
  • aggression
  • amnesia
  • anxiety
  • arthropathy
  • cellulitis staphylococcal
  • cognitive disorder
  • depression
  • fibromyalgia
  • high blood pressure
  • suicidal behaviour
not specified:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • anaemia
  • dyspnoea
  • pneumonia
  • nausea
  • oedema peripheral
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • fatigue

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anaemia
  • dyspnoea
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • depression
  • oedema peripheral
  • arthralgia
  • fatigue
male:
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • pneumonia
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • tendon rupture
  • dyspnoea
  • anaemia
  • back pain
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • fatigue

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • orthostatic hypotension
  • acute respiratory distress syndrome
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • cardiac disorder
  • diabetes mellitus
  • dilatation ventricular
  • drug ineffective
  • gallbladder operation
  • gastritis
  • interstitial lung disease
2-9:
  • abdominal compartment syndrome
  • hepatorenal syndrome
  • multi-organ failure
  • tumour lysis syndrome
  • adenovirus test positive
  • aggression
  • body temperature decreased
  • cardiac arrest
  • chronic graft versus host disease
  • convulsion
10-19:
  • pulmonary embolism
  • acute respiratory failure
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • postoperative ileus
  • cytomegalovirus infection
  • hypertensive encephalopathy
  • parvovirus infection
  • chest pain
  • vomiting
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
20-29:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • oedema peripheral
  • pyrexia
  • tachycardia
  • anxiety
  • pneumonia
  • pulmonary embolism
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • dehydration
30-39:
  • anxiety
  • pulmonary embolism
  • pain
  • back pain
  • dyspnoea
  • pain in extremity
  • hypertension
  • emotional distress
  • tendon rupture
  • myalgia
40-49:
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • depression
  • anaemia
  • tendonitis
  • nausea
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • tendon rupture
  • bronchitis
50-59:
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anaemia
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • fatigue
  • oedema peripheral
  • diarrhoea
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • bone disorder
60+:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • anaemia
  • pneumonia
  • dyspnoea
  • fall
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • back pain
  • nausea
  • fatigue

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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