Review: Xalatan and Keflex drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Xalatan and Keflex. It is created by eHealthMe based on 68 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Xalatan (latest outcomes from 14,556 users) has active ingredients of latanoprost. It is often used in glaucoma.
Keflex (latest outcomes from 5,760 users) has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection.
On Feb, 27, 2014: 68 people who reported to have interactions when taking Xalatan, Keflex are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Xalatan (latanoprost)
- Keflex (cephalexin)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Xalatan, Keflex:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Arthralgia (joint pain)||42|
|Dysphagia (condition in which swallowing is difficult or painful)||42|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||40|
|Glaucoma (increased fluid pressure in the eye with vision loss)||27|
|Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw)||25|
|Renal Cyst (kidney cyst)||20|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Xalatan, Keflex:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycodone hcl
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Xalatan (latanoprost) is often used to treat glaucoma. Keflex (cephalexin) is often used to treat 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:
- Xalatan is used in:
- Keflex is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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