Prednisone and Acthar drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Prednisone and Acthar together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Prednisone and Acthar. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 214 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Prednisone

Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 231,675 users)

Acthar

Acthar has active ingredients of corticotropin. (latest outcomes from Acthar 1,777 users)

On Feb, 05, 2017

214 people who take Prednisone, Acthar are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Prednisone and Acthar drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • injection site bruising
  • drug ineffective
  • weight increased
  • injection site reaction
  • asthenia
  • ataxia
  • dysphagia
  • injection site haemorrhage
  • neck pain
  • neuropathy peripheral
1 - 6 months:
  • drug ineffective
  • gait disturbance
  • pain in extremity
  • pyrexia
  • hyperhidrosis
  • injection site erythema
  • injection site reaction
  • insomnia
  • malignant hypertension
  • osteonecrosis
6 - 12 months:
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • hyperhidrosis
  • proteinuria
  • tinnitus
  • urine abnormality
  • vision blurred
1 - 2 years:
  • fatigue
  • sepsis
  • swelling
  • alopecia
  • arthralgia
  • asthenia
  • bacteraemia
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • crying
2 - 5 years:
  • panic attack
  • rash erythematous
  • skin exfoliation
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • headache
  • hyperhidrosis
  • increased tendency to bruise
  • muscular weakness
  • nervousness
5 - 10 years:
  • blood pressure increased
  • heart rate increased
  • swelling
not specified:
  • headache
  • drug ineffective
  • hypertension
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • nausea
  • injection site bruising
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • insomnia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • drug ineffective
  • asthenia
  • injection site bruising
  • headache
  • hypertension
  • nausea
  • weight increased
  • injection site reaction
  • pain
  • peripheral swelling
male:
  • fatigue
  • insomnia
  • dyspnoea
  • headache
  • weight increased
  • abdominal pain
  • back pain
  • injection site bruising
  • malaise
  • fluid retention

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • hypercalcaemia
  • withdrawal syndrome
  • asthenia
  • breath sounds abnormal
  • death
  • dyspnoea
  • encephalitis
  • epistaxis
  • fatigue
  • haemolytic anaemia
2-9:
  • developmental delay
  • drug ineffective
  • respiratory failure
  • respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis
10-19:
  • vomiting
  • discomfort
  • abdominal pain
  • ascites
  • blood albumin decreased
  • diarrhoea
  • fatigue
  • fluid overload
  • gastroenteritis
  • generalised oedema
20-29:
  • palpitations
  • anxiety
  • asthenia
  • dermatomyositis
  • nausea
  • atrioventricular block complete
  • back pain
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • blood pressure increased
  • crohn's disease
30-39:
  • drug ineffective
  • injection site pain
  • hypertension
  • swelling
  • bronchitis
  • disturbance in attention
  • injection site erythema
  • phaeochromocytoma
  • pneumonia
  • systemic lupus erythematosus
40-49:
  • headache
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • hypertension
  • abdominal discomfort
  • dizziness
  • flushing
  • malaise
  • muscular weakness
  • nausea
  • pain in extremity
50-59:
  • injection site bruising
  • asthenia
  • injection site reaction
  • hypertension
  • drug ineffective
  • headache
  • swelling face
  • visual impairment
  • ataxia
  • dysphagia
60+:
  • dyspnoea
  • injection site bruising
  • weight increased
  • anxiety
  • feeling abnormal
  • injection site erythema
  • back pain
  • injection site reaction
  • malaise
  • gait disturbance

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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