Review: taking Xalatan and Keflex together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Xalatan and Keflex together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Xalatan and Keflex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 92 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Xalatan

Xalatan has active ingredients of latanoprost. It is often used in glaucoma. (latest outcomes from Xalatan 16,486 users)

Keflex

Keflex has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Keflex 6,699 users)

On Aug, 31, 2016

92 people who take Xalatan, Keflex are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Xalatan and Keflex drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • convulsion
  • heart rate irregular
  • limb injury
  • loss of consciousness
  • musculoskeletal stiffness
  • sensitivity of teeth
  • tooth infection
  • wound infection
  • blood pressure inadequately controlled
  • cor pulmonale chronic
1 - 6 months:
  • fatigue
  • abdominal pain upper
  • anaemia
  • balance disorder
  • cardiac disorder
  • cataract
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • cor pulmonale chronic
  • cough
  • cow's milk intolerance
1 - 2 years:
  • abdominal pain upper
  • anaemia
  • balance disorder
  • cardiac disorder
  • cataract
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • cow's milk intolerance
  • diarrhoea
  • diplopia
  • dizziness
2 - 5 years:
  • abdominal pain upper
  • anaemia
  • balance disorder
  • cardiac disorder
  • cataract
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • cow's milk intolerance
  • diarrhoea
  • diplopia
  • dizziness
not specified:
  • constipation
  • pain
  • glaucoma
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • arthralgia
  • weight decreased
  • injury
  • deformity
  • dysphagia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • glaucoma
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • constipation
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • dysphagia
  • weight decreased
  • arthritis
  • renal cyst
male:
  • constipation
  • cough
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • acute myocardial infarction
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • chest discomfort
  • chest pain
  • coronary artery occlusion

Most common drug interactions by age *:

30-39:
  • cholelithiasis
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • arthritis
  • bronchitis
  • glaucoma
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • purpura senile
  • renal failure
  • resorption bone increased
  • tarsal tunnel syndrome
40-49:
  • fatigue
  • tremor
  • abdominal pain
  • antiphospholipid syndrome
  • anxiety
  • arteriospasm coronary
  • arthralgia
  • asthma
  • astigmatism
  • azotaemia
50-59:
  • pain in extremity
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • arthritis
  • bronchitis
  • dental caries
  • diarrhoea
  • dizziness
  • fall
  • fatigue
60+:
  • constipation
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • dizziness
  • nausea
  • cataract
  • pain
  • spinal column stenosis
  • synovial cyst
  • depression
  • diarrhoea

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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