A study for a 40-year old woman who takes Macrobid, Keflex
Summary: 23 female patients aged 40 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.
This is a personalized study for a 40 year old female patient who has Urinary Tract Infection, Streptococcal Infection. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.
What are the drugs
Macrobid has active ingredients of nitrofurantoin; nitrofurantoin, macrocrystalline. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from 3,450 Macrobid users)
Keflex has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 5,992 Keflex users)
What are the conditions
Urinary tract infection can be treated by Macrobid, Cipro, Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride, Nitrofurantoin, Bactrim, Bactrim Ds. (latest reports from 73,273 Urinary Tract Infection patients)
Streptococcal infection can be treated by Amoxicillin. (latest reports from 3,375 Streptococcal Infection patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 23 females aged 40 (±5) who take Macrobid, Keflex are studied
Information of the patient in this study:
Conditions: Urinary Tract Infection, Streptococcal Infection
- Macrobid (nitrofurantoin; nitrofurantoin, macrocrystalline)
- Keflex - EQ 500MG BASE (cephalexin)
eHealthMe real world results:
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|
|n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||Gallbladder Injury||n/a||Pain In Extremity|
|Cholecystitis Chronic (long lasting infection of gallbladder)||Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)|
|Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas)||Fear|
|Thrombosis (formation of a blood clot inside a blood vessel)||Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)|
|Gallbladder Cholesterolosis (accumulation and deposition of cholesterol inside of the)||Erythema (redness of the skin)|
|Thrombophlebitis Superficial (swelling (inflammation) of a superficial vein caused by a blood clot)|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)|
|Thrombosis (formation of a blood clot inside a blood vessel)|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
You can also:
- Check your drugs or symptoms
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- Join a related mobile support group
You are not alone! Join a related mobile support group on :
- support group for people who have Streptococcal Infection
- support group for people who have Urinary Tract Infection
- support group for people who take Keflex
- support group for people who take Macrobid
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Related drug interaction studies:
- Keflex and Macrobid drug interactions (297 reports)
Drug effectiveness in real world:
- Macrobid for Urinary Tract Infection reported by 180 people (updated 3 hours ago)
Complete drug side effects:
- Streptococcal Infection (2 drugs in 11 reports) (updated 10 months ago)
- Urinary Tract Infection (50 drugs in 1,263 reports) (updated 2 days ago)
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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