Review: Cephalexin and Ciprofloxacin
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Cephalexin and Ciprofloxacin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 216 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
What are the drugs
Cephalexin (what 8,047 Cephalexin users reported?) has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is used in infection.
Ciprofloxacin (what 1,233 Ciprofloxacin users reported?) has active ingredients of ciprofloxacin. It is used in urinary tract infection.
On Sep, 11, 2014: 216 people who take Cephalexin, Ciprofloxacin are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Cephalexin (cephalexin)
- Ciprofloxacin (ciprofloxacin)
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Pain In Extremity||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||Fatigue|
|Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage||Drug Withdrawal Syndrome|
|Groin Pain||Drug Dependence|
|Inflammatory Bowel Disease||Anxiety|
Drug effectiveness by gender :
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
|Back Pain||Drug Withdrawal Syndrome|
|Cardiac Failure Congestive||Pyrexia|
Drug effectiveness by age :
Most common drug interactions by age * :
|n/a||n/a||Chest Pain||Cardiac Disorder||Weight Decreased||Cough||Depression||Fatigue|
|Fatigue||Crohn's Disease||Bone Spur||Fatigue||Headache||Malaise|
|Bradycardia||Ileitis||Headache||Weight Increased||Drug Withdrawal Syndrome||Renal Failure Acute|
|Headache Nos||Inflammatory Bowel Disease||Chest Pain||Abdominal Pain Nos||Lethargy||Diarrhoea Nos|
|Pain Nos||Decreased Appetite||Dyspnoea||Pyrexia||Anxiety||Nausea|
|Vomiting Nos||Fatigue||Back Pain||Cholelithiasis||Oedema Peripheral||Oedema Peripheral|
|Arthralgia||Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage||Drug Withdrawal Syndrome||Cardiac Disorder Nos||Dehydration||Dehydration|
|Dyspnoea Nos||Gastrointestinal Disorder||Anxiety||Testicular Pain||Pollakiuria||Diarrhoea|
|Nausea||Flank Pain||Drug Ineffective||Condition Aggravated||Drug Dependence||Weakness|
|Systemic Lupus Erythematosus||Chest Pain||Depression||Blood Pressure Diastolic Increased||Cellulitis||Back Pain|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Cephalexin (cephalexin) is often used to treat infection. Ciprofloxacin (ciprofloxacin) is often used to treat urinary tract infection. 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.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Cephalexin is used in:
- Ciprofloxacin is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Cephalexin alternatives:
- Ciprofloxacin alternatives:
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