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How effective is Prednisone for Fibromyalgia?

Overall ratings: 2.8/5
Long term ratings: 3.5/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Prednisone (prednisone) is for Fibromyalgia. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 10 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Prednisone

Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,999 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

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Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia (a long-term condition which causes pain all over the body) (latest reports from 24,072 patients) can be treated by Lyrica, Cymbalta, Savella, Gabapentin, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Neurontin.

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On Nov, 26, 2014: 10 people are studied for taking Prednisone in Fibromyalgia




Prednisone effectiveness for Fibromyalgia


Long term Prednisone effectiveness for Fibromyalgia

Prednisone effectiveness for Fibromyalgia (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall22321
Long term
(1+ years)
01111

Gender of people who take Prednisone for Fibromyalgia * :

FemaleMale
Fibromyalgia60.00%40.00%

Age of people who take Prednisone for Fibromyalgia * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Fibromyalgia0.00%0.00%0.00%10.00%0.00%40.00%10.00%40.00%

Who find Prednisone more effective for Fibromyalgia?

Gender of people who find Prednisone more effective * :

FemaleMale
Fibromyalgia33.33%66.67%

Age of people who find Prednisone more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Fibromyalgia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%66.67%0.00%33.33%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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    (Posted by a 72 year old woman who has Fibromyalgia, Hashimotos Thyroidism, Prehypertension, and takes Armour Thyroid, Celebrex, Norvasc)
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    (Posted by a 35 year old woman who has Fibromyalgia, and takes Savella)
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