Review: taking Prednisone and Levofloxacin together


Summary

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 4,916 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 224,214 users)

Levofloxacin

Levofloxacin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in pneumonia. (latest outcomes from Levofloxacin 5,470 users)

On Sep, 21, 2016

4,916 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: 47.0% - (8 of 17 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
Levofloxacin:
  • < 1 month: 53.0% - (14 of 26 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 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 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Prednisone:
  • female: 57.0% - (12 of 21 people)
  • male: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
Levofloxacin:
  • female: 54.0% - (13 of 24 people)
  • male: 40.0% - (2 of 5 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 0 people)
  • 30-39: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)
  • 40-49: 33.0% - (3 of 9 people)
  • 50-59: 66.0% - (4 of 6 people)
  • 60+: 33.0% - (2 of 6 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: 40.0% - (4 of 10 people)
  • 50-59: 85.0% - (6 of 7 people)
  • 60+: 57.0% - (4 of 7 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • tendon rupture
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • tendon disorder
  • tendonitis
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • arthralgia
  • rotator cuff syndrome
1 - 6 months:
  • bronchitis
  • tendon pain
  • muscular weakness
  • abasia
  • tendon rupture
  • tendonitis
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • febrile neutropenia
  • hypotension
  • myalgia
6 - 12 months:
  • tendon rupture
  • pyrexia
  • dyspnoea
  • tendonitis
  • abdominal pain upper
  • cellulitis
  • pneumonia
  • asthenia
  • atelectasis
  • biliary tract disorder
1 - 2 years:
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • cellulitis
  • pneumonia
  • tendonitis
  • tendon rupture
  • diabetic ketoacidosis
  • localised infection
  • staphylococcal infection
  • staphylococcal sepsis
  • peripheral ischaemia
2 - 5 years:
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • tendonitis
  • asthma
  • drug ineffective
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • osteomyelitis
  • tendon rupture
  • abscess
  • adverse drug reaction
5 - 10 years:
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • tendon rupture
  • tendonitis
  • carpal tunnel syndrome
  • depression
  • dizziness
  • menorrhagia
  • muscle spasms
  • pelvic pain
  • fall
10+ years:
  • arthrofibrosis
  • foot fracture
  • osteoarthritis
  • plantar fasciitis
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • anxiety
  • meningitis
  • pneumonia aspiration
  • tendon rupture
  • aggression
not specified:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • pneumonia
  • nausea
  • tendon rupture
  • anaemia
  • fatigue
  • depression

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • depression
  • fatigue
  • pneumonia
  • anaemia
  • arthralgia
male:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • tendon rupture
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • pneumonia
  • dyspnoea
  • anaemia
  • back pain
  • fatigue
  • asthenia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • drug withdrawal syndrome neonatal
  • ligament rupture
  • premature baby
  • tendon rupture
  • activities of daily living impaired
  • anhedonia
  • anxiety
  • balance disorder
  • blood cholesterol increased
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
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • pain
  • acute respiratory failure
  • anxiety
  • injury
  • chest pain
  • vomiting
  • anhedonia
  • pain in extremity
20-29:
  • pain
  • pulmonary embolism
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • arthralgia
  • oedema peripheral
  • depression
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • pneumonia
  • mobility decreased
30-39:
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • pulmonary embolism
  • tendon rupture
  • tendonitis
  • back pain
  • injury
  • pain in extremity
  • dyspnoea
  • emotional distress
40-49:
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • depression
  • tendon rupture
  • nausea
  • tendonitis
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • anaemia
  • pneumonia
50-59:
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • anaemia
  • depression
  • oedema peripheral
  • dyspnoea
  • pneumonia
60+:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • pneumonia
  • anaemia
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • fall
  • nausea
  • asthenia
  • osteonecrosis of jaw

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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