Review: Cephalexin and Ciprofloxacin
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Cephalexin and Ciprofloxacin. It is created by eHealthMe based on 212 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 3, 2014: 212 people who reported to have interactions when taking Cephalexin, Ciprofloxacin are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Cephalexin (cephalexin)
- Ciprofloxacin (ciprofloxacin)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Cephalexin, Ciprofloxacin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||139|
|Arthralgia (joint pain)||133|
|Headache (pain in head)||78|
|Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)||66|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Cephalexin, Ciprofloxacin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain nos
- Pseudomonas infection
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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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:
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