Macrobid, Keflex for a 44-year old woman
This is a personalized study for a 44 year old female patient who has Urinary Tract Infection, Streptococcal Infection. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 23 female patients aged 44 (±5) who take the same drugs from FDA and social media.
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What are the drugs
Macrobid (latest outcomes from 3,432 users) has active ingredients of nitrofurantoin; nitrofurantoin, macrocrystalline. It is often used in urinary tract infection.
Keflex (latest outcomes from 5,975 users) has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection.
On Jul, 25, 2014: 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||Oedema Peripheral|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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- group for people who have Streptococcal Infection
- group for people who have Urinary Tract Infection
- group for people who take Keflex
- group for people who take Macrobid
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Related drug interaction studies:
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Drug effectiveness in real world:
- Macrobid for Urinary Tract Infection reported by 171 people (updated 5 hours ago)
Complete drug side effects:
- Streptococcal Infection (2 drugs in 11 reports) (updated 2 months ago)
- Urinary Tract Infection (49 drugs in 1,206 reports) (updated 1 hour ago)
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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