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Methylprednisolone, Meclizine Hydrochloride for a 42-year old woman





Summary: 8 female patients aged 42 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is a personalized study for a 42 year old female patient who has Pressure-related ear pain, Vertigo. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

What are the drugs

Methylprednisolone has active ingredients of methylprednisolone. It is often used in inflammation. (latest outcomes from Methylprednisolone 5,875 users)

Meclizine hydrochloride has active ingredients of meclizine hydrochloride. It is often used in dizziness. (latest outcomes from Meclizine hydrochloride 491 users)

What are the conditions

Pressure-related ear pain (discomfort and possible damage in the ear due to pressure differences between the inside and outside of the eardrum) (latest reports from Pressure-related Ear Pain 752 patients)

Vertigo can be treated by Meclizine Hydrochloride, Antivert, Meclizine, Valium, Diazepam, Prochlorperazine. (latest reports from Vertigo 162,939 patients)

On Dec, 6, 2014: 8 females aged 38 (±5) who take Methylprednisolone, Meclizine Hydrochloride are studied

Methylprednisolone, Meclizine Hydrochloride outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 38

Gender: female

Conditions: Pressure-related ear pain, Vertigo

Drugs taking:
- Methylprednisolone - 4MG (methylprednisolone): used for < 1 month
- Meclizine Hydrochloride - 25MG (meclizine hydrochloride): used for < 1 month

Drug interactions have: moderate cheeks and upper chest are red today

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

InteractionNumber of reports on eHealthMe
Cheeks And Upper Chest Are Red Today2 (25.00% of females aged 38 (±5) who take the drugs)

(as an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea)

Symptom (click a symptom for in-depth analysis)Number of reports on eHealthMe
Cheeks And Upper Chest Are Red Today in Pressure-related Ear Pain1 (6.25% of females aged 38 (±5) who have Pressure-related ear pain)
Cheeks And Upper Chest Are Red Today in Vertigo1 (0.45% of females aged 38 (±5) who have Vertigo)

(as an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea)

Side effect (click a side effect for in-depth analysis)Number of reports on eHealthMe
Cheeks And Upper Chest Are Red Today in Methylprednisolone1 (0.25% of females aged 38 (±5) who take Methylprednisolone)
Cheeks And Upper Chest Are Red Today in Meclizine Hydrochloride1 (1.61% of females aged 38 (±5) who take Meclizine hydrochloride)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Methylprednisolone is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/an/an/an/a
Meclizine Hydrochloride is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/an/an/an/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)n/an/an/an/an/an/aExacerbation Of Anxiety (increase in the severity of anxiety)
Loss Of ConsciousnessAmnesia Nec
Lethargy (tiredness)Drug Dependence
Poor Quality SleepSedation
Retching (strong involuntary effort to vomit)Anger
VertigoPulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)
Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone)Anxiety
Insomnia (sleeplessness)Pulmonary Congestion (congestion in the lungs)
Heart Rate DecreasedTension (the act or process of stretching something tight)
DepressionDyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)

* 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:

You are not alone! Join a related mobile support group:
- support group for people who have Pressure-related Ear Pain
- support group for people who have Vertigo
- support group for people who take Meclizine Hydrochloride
- support group for people who take Methylprednisolone

Recent conversations of related support groups:

Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

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    Does urinary retention cause bad dizziness and how can I help the symptoms because the back and kidney pain along with the lower stomach pain keeps me up for most of the night I am getting about 4-5 hours sleep I work as a nanny so I am constantly feeling exhausted

    Thank you
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    I took Meclizine one night (as advised by pharmacist; she said it causes drowsiness), after experiencing my first attack of vertigo. It kept me awake almost all night. A couple weeks later, as I was getting ready for a special school event for my daughter, I thought another vertigo attack was coming on. Since the Meclizine didn't make me sleepy the first time but instead had the opposite effect, I thought it would be ok to take it (this was an evening event with a meal). After eating, I began to get very sleepy and my face almost fell in my plate.
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