Livalo and Xiaflex drug interactions - from FDA reports

Summary

Drug interactions are reported only by a few people who take Livalo and Xiaflex together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Livalo and Xiaflex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.



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How the study uses the data?

The study is based on pitavastatin calcium and collagenase clostridium histolyticum (the active ingredients of Livalo and Xiaflex, respectively), and Livalo and Xiaflex (the brand names). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered.

What is Livalo?

Livalo has active ingredients of pitavastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Livalo 5,918 users)

What is Xiaflex?

Xiaflex has active ingredients of collagenase clostridium histolyticum. (latest outcomes from Xiaflex 1,781 users)

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.


On Mar, 15, 2019

2 people who take Livalo, Xiaflex are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Livalo and Xiaflex drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  1. Dupuytren's contracture (thickening of the fibrous tissue layer underneath the skin of the palm and fingers)
  2. Swelling
  3. Tendon rupture (tear of tendon)
1 - 6 months:

n/a

6 - 12 months:

n/a

1 - 2 years:

n/a

2 - 5 years:

n/a

5 - 10 years:

n/a

10+ years:

n/a

not specified:
  1. Dupuytren's contracture (thickening of the fibrous tissue layer underneath the skin of the palm and fingers)
  2. Swelling
  3. Tendon rupture (tear of tendon)
  4. Lymphoedema (localized fluid retention and tissue swelling)
  5. Peripheral swelling

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:

n/a

male:
  1. Dupuytren's contracture (thickening of the fibrous tissue layer underneath the skin of the palm and fingers)
  2. Swelling
  3. Tendon rupture (tear of tendon)
  4. Lymphoedema (localized fluid retention and tissue swelling)
  5. Peripheral swelling

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:

n/a

2-9:

n/a

10-19:

n/a

20-29:

n/a

30-39:

n/a

40-49:

n/a

50-59:
  1. Dupuytren's contracture (thickening of the fibrous tissue layer underneath the skin of the palm and fingers)
  2. Swelling
  3. Tendon rupture (tear of tendon)
60+:
  1. Lymphoedema (localized fluid retention and tissue swelling)
  2. Peripheral swelling

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Livalo and Xiaflex?


You are not alone:




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What would happen?

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