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Review: Carafate and Levofloxacin

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Carafate and Levofloxacin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 66 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Carafate (what 4,508 Carafate users reported?) has active ingredients of sucralfate. It is used in gastric ulcer.

Levofloxacin (what 5,531 Levofloxacin users reported?) has active ingredients of levofloxacin; sodium chloride. It is used in sinusitis.

On Aug, 28, 2014: 66 people who take Carafate, Levofloxacin are studied

Carafate, Levofloxacin outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Carafate (sucralfate)
- Levofloxacin (levofloxacin; sodium chloride)

Drug effectiveness over time :

n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Systemic Lupus Erythematosusn/aSystemic Lupus Erythematosusn/an/an/an/aPlatelet Count Decreased
Lupus NephritisLupus NephritisDehydration
Pseudomembranous ColitisInfectionPyrexia
BronchitisNeutropenia
PyrexiaHyponatraemia
ShockThrombocytopenia
Pyelonephritis AcuteConstipation
Pleural EffusionVomiting Nos
TremorLiver Function Tests Nos Abnormal
Pneumocystis Jiroveci PneumoniaNeuropathy Peripheral

Drug effectiveness by gender :

n/a

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
DehydrationPlatelet Count Decreased
PyrexiaNeuropathy Peripheral
Vomiting NosThrombocytopenia
Abdominal Pain UpperWhite Blood Cell Count Decreased
NeutropeniaHyponatraemia
AstheniaDisease Progression
Gastric UlcerHaemoglobin Decreased
Dyspnoea NosSupraventricular Extrasystoles
Oesophagitis NosScotoma
Abdominal Pain NosTumour Lysis Syndrome

Drug effectiveness by age :

n/a

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/an/aSystemic Lupus Erythematosusn/aGastro-oesophageal Reflux DiseaseDyspnoea NosNeuropathy PeripheralAbdominal Pain Upper
Lupus NephritisGastritis NosBlood In StoolThrombocytopeniaVomiting Nos
InfectionBarrett's OesophagusBrain Abscess NosPlatelet Count DecreasedMalaise
Oesophageal SpasmPulmonary CongestionDehydrationPleural Effusion
Vomiting NosVenous Thrombosis Deep LimbHyponatraemiaPlatelet Count Decreased
Gastric UlcerAbdominal Pain NosDisease ProgressionPyrexia
Irritable Bowel SyndromeNeutropeniaSupraventricular ExtrasystolesNausea
DyspepsiaHeadache NosWhite Blood Cell Count DecreasedHaemoglobin Decreased
Colitis NosGrand Mal ConvulsionFatigueDepressed Level Of Consciousness
Diverticulitis NosScotomaAstheniaClamminess

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Carafate (sucralfate) is often used to treat gastric ulcer. Levofloxacin (levofloxacin; sodium chloride) is often used to treat sinusitis. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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