Remicade, Zithromax for a 11-year old girl
Summary: 10 female patients aged 11 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.
This is a personalized study for a 11 year old female patient who has Ulcerative colitis, Strep throat. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.
What are the drugs
Remicade has active ingredients of infliximab. It is often used in crohn's disease. (latest outcomes from Remicade 85,488 users)
Zithromax has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from Zithromax 21,402 users)
What are the conditions
Ulcerative colitis (inflammatory bowel disease (ibd). it causes swelling, ulcerations, and loss of function of the large intestine) can be treated by Asacol, Remicade, Lialda, Prednisone, Azathioprine, Mesalamine. (latest reports from Ulcerative Colitis 21,793 patients)
Strep throat (a bacterial infection of the throat causing sore throat;) can be treated by Amoxicillin, Azithromycin, Penicillin, Cephalexin, Augmentin '875', Penicillin-vk. (latest reports from Strep Throat 495 patients)
On Dec, 22, 2014: 10 females aged 11 (±5) who take Remicade, Zithromax are studied
Information of the patient in this study:
Conditions: Ulcerative colitis, Strep throat
- Remicade (infliximab)
- Zithromax (azithromycin)
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||Abscess (pus)||n/a||Pneumonia||n/a||n/a||n/a||Colitis Ulcerative (inflammation of colon with ulcer)|
|Colitis Ulcerative (inflammation of colon with ulcer)||Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)|
|Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)||Abscess (pus)|
|Crohn's Disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract)|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):
- I am experiencing myelodysplastic syndrome symptoms but it is said that it doesn't typically get diagnosed for people my age. although everything is spot on and i need to know whats wrong.
I have been doing remicade treatments for about four years now. Lately I have gotten a UTI, an I get random bruises every single day, I also get super tired, my body aches, and I get fevers for hours on end without them breaking. I have no idea whats wrong because this has never happened before but someone told me that it looks like MDS and I looked into it and I have all the symptoms just am not in the age group for it. I was hoping someone would know if there is anything else I could look up. I am aware that remicade long term wise can cause leukemia and that is why this is such a huge concern. Please give me feedback thank you.
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Related drug interaction studies:
- Zithromax and Remicade drug interactions (106 reports)
Drug effectiveness in real world:
- Remicade for Ulcerative Colitis reported by 110 people (updated 4 hours ago)
- Zithromax for Strep Throat reported by 7 people (updated 6 hours ago)
Complete drug side effects:
- Strep Throat (22 drugs in 224 reports) (updated 17 hours ago)
- Ulcerative Colitis (25 drugs in 736 reports) (updated 3 days ago)
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