Review: taking Prednisone and Lidoderm together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Prednisone and Lidoderm together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Prednisone and Lidoderm. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,768 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 176,486 users)

Lidoderm

Lidoderm has active ingredients of lidocaine. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Lidoderm 4,153 users)

On Aug, 26, 2016

1,768 people who take Prednisone, Lidoderm are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Prednisone and Lidoderm drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Prednisone:
  • < 1 month: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Lidoderm:
  • < 1 month: 100.0% - (3 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 66.0% - (2 of 3 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:

Prednisone:
  • female: 42.0% - (3 of 7 people)
  • male: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
Lidoderm:
  • female: 57.0% - (4 of 7 people)
  • male: 100.0% - (2 of 2 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: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 60+: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
Lidoderm:
  • 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: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 100.0% - (3 of 3 people)
  • 60+: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • anaemia
  • nausea
  • thrombocytopenia
  • vomiting
  • dehydration
  • complications of transplanted kidney
  • diarrhoea
  • headache
  • abdominal pain
  • lung infection
1 - 6 months:
  • arthralgia
  • abdominal pain
  • back pain
  • fatigue
  • intervertebral disc protrusion
  • osteonecrosis
  • cellulitis
  • hidradenitis
  • pain in extremity
  • vomiting
6 - 12 months:
  • acute myeloid leukaemia
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • hepatitis
  • injection site erythema
  • injection site pruritus
  • pancreatitis acute
  • arteriovenous fistula occlusion
  • diarrhoea
  • focal segmental glomerulosclerosis
  • gastroenteritis
1 - 2 years:
  • acute myeloid leukaemia
  • pneumonitis
  • acute polyneuropathy
  • autoimmune disorder
  • edema - peripheral, peripheral edema
  • malignant melanoma
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • serotonin syndrome
  • abdominal pain
  • atrial fibrillation
2 - 5 years:
  • anxiety disorder due to a general medical condition
  • attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder
  • chronic pain
  • congenital aortic stenosis
  • depression
  • fibromyalgia
  • fractured coccyx
  • post concussion syndrome
  • depression suicidal
  • oesophagitis
5 - 10 years:
  • blood pressure diastolic increased
  • blood pressure fluctuation
  • blood pressure increased
  • bronchitis chronic
  • chronic asthma
  • confusion
  • constipation
  • copd
  • cramps - muscle
  • depression
not specified:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • back pain
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • arthralgia
  • anaemia
  • fatigue
  • pain in extremity
  • bone disorder

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • pain in extremity
  • arthralgia
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • anaemia
  • oedema peripheral
male:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • asthenia
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • back pain
  • anaemia
  • bone disorder
  • osteoarthritis
  • pneumonia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

2-9:
  • hypertension
  • abdominal pain
  • fistula
  • infusion related reaction
  • abdominal distension
  • abnormal behaviour
  • abscess
  • acne
  • acrochordon
  • amnesia
10-19:
  • arthralgia
  • back pain
  • fatigue
  • intervertebral disc protrusion
  • osteonecrosis
  • pain in extremity
  • lymphadenopathy
  • pertussis
  • nausea
  • vomiting
20-29:
  • death
  • pulmonary embolism
  • diabetes mellitus
  • mouth ulceration
  • pain
  • pain in extremity
  • crohn's disease
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • dyspnoea
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
30-39:
  • pain
  • pain in extremity
  • abdominal pain
  • nausea
  • pneumonia
  • anxiety
  • oedema peripheral
  • hypertension
  • back pain
  • myalgia
40-49:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea
  • anaemia
  • oedema peripheral
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • arthralgia
  • depression
50-59:
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • anaemia
  • nausea
  • oedema peripheral
  • exostosis
  • pain in extremity
  • osteoarthritis
60+:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • back pain
  • bone disorder
  • pneumonia
  • osteoarthritis
  • anaemia
  • asthenia

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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