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 1,400 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)

Lidoderm

Lidoderm has active ingredients of lidocaine. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Lidoderm 3,251 users)

On Jul, 24, 2016

1,400 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: 20.0% - (1 of 5 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% - (3 of 3 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: 57.0% - (4 of 7 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)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Prednisone:
  • female: 45.0% - (5 of 11 people)
  • male: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
Lidoderm:
  • female: 58.0% - (7 of 12 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 4 people)
  • 50-59: 60.0% - (3 of 5 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: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 4 people)
  • 50-59: 100.0% - (5 of 5 people)
  • 60+: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • anaemia
  • thrombocytopenia
  • vomiting
  • nausea
  • complications of transplanted kidney
  • cytomegalovirus viraemia
  • headache
  • hyperkalaemia
  • kidney transplant rejection
  • lymphocyte count decreased
1 - 6 months:
  • arthralgia
  • back pain
  • fatigue
  • intervertebral disc protrusion
  • osteonecrosis
  • abdominal pain
  • cellulitis
  • hidradenitis
  • pain in extremity
  • vomiting
6 - 12 months:
  • acute myeloid leukaemia
  • arteriovenous fistula occlusion
  • diarrhoea
  • focal segmental glomerulosclerosis
  • gastroenteritis
  • hypotension
  • renal failure
  • arteriovenous fistula thrombosis
  • thrombosis
  • atrial fibrillation
1 - 2 years:
  • acute myeloid leukaemia
  • pneumonitis
  • acute polyneuropathy
  • autoimmune disorder
  • edema - peripheral, peripheral edema
  • serotonin syndrome
  • abdominal pain
  • atrial fibrillation
  • back pain
  • bad breath
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
  • back pain
  • dyspnoea
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • anaemia
  • arthralgia
  • bone disorder
  • pain in extremity
  • osteoarthritis

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

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

Most common drug interactions by age *:

2-9:
  • caecitis
  • pancreatitis
  • sepsis
  • staring
10-19:
  • arthralgia
  • back pain
  • fatigue
  • intervertebral disc protrusion
  • osteonecrosis
  • pain in extremity
  • lymphadenopathy
  • pertussis
  • anxiety
  • cholecystitis chronic
20-29:
  • death
  • crohn's disease
  • diabetes mellitus
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • intestinal stenosis
  • lactic acidosis
  • malaise
  • mouth ulceration
  • pulmonary embolism
  • urinary incontinence
30-39:
  • pain
  • pain in extremity
  • abdominal pain
  • oedema peripheral
  • anxiety
  • hypertension
  • nausea
  • pneumonia
  • myalgia
  • cough
40-49:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • dyspnoea
  • anaemia
  • fatigue
  • oedema peripheral
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • arthralgia
  • asthenia
50-59:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • arthralgia
  • fatigue
  • anaemia
  • oedema peripheral
  • exostosis
  • nausea
  • osteoarthritis
  • back pain
60+:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • back pain
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • bone disorder
  • osteoarthritis
  • pneumonia
  • anaemia
  • asthenia

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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