Methylprednisolone vs Prednisone for a male patient aged 50
Summary: 5,914 male patients aged 50 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.
This is personalized comparison of Methylprednisolone vs Prednisone for a male aged 50. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.
What are the drugs
Methylprednisolone (latest outcomes from 5,884 users) has active ingredients of methylprednisolone. It is often used in inflammation.
Prednisone (latest outcomes from 150,124 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
On Mar, 26, 2015: 5,914 male patients aged 44 who take the same drugs are studied in Methylprednisolone vs Prednisone
Information of patient in study:
|Gender||Age||Reason for the drug|
Drugs to compare:
eHealthMe real world results:
For males aged 44 (±5):
Most common side effects:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Methylprednisolone (Cadista Pharms)||Prednisone (Am Therap)|
|Blood Creatinine Increased||Nausea|
|Condition Aggravated||Drug Ineffective|
Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Methylprednisolone (Cadista Pharms)||Prednisone (Am Therap)|
|Bursitis Infective||Cytomegalovirus Infection|
|Aseptic Necrosis Bone|
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
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Side effects in real world:
On eHealthMe, Methylprednisolone (methylprednisolone) is often used to treat inflammation. Prednisone (prednisone) is often used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Methylprednisolone is used in:
- Prednisone is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Methylprednisolone alternatives:
- Prednisone alternatives:
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