Review: taking Prednisone and Colcrys together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Prednisone and Colcrys together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Prednisone and Colcrys. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 260 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, 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 169,045 users)

Colcrys

Colcrys has active ingredients of colchicine. It is often used in gout. (latest outcomes from Colcrys 853 users)

On Aug, 24, 2016

260 people who take Prednisone, Colcrys are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Prednisone and Colcrys drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Prednisone:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Colcrys:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Prednisone:
  • female: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • male: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
Colcrys:
  • female: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Prednisone:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 60+: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
Colcrys:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 60+: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • cellulitis
  • drug ineffective
  • renal failure
  • diarrhoea
  • eyelid oedema
  • swelling face
  • abdominal discomfort
  • acute myocardial infarction
  • adrenal insufficiency
  • chills
1 - 6 months:
  • drug ineffective
  • nephrolithiasis
  • upper respiratory tract infection
  • body temperature decreased
  • diarrhoea
  • exfoliative rash
  • foot, leg, and ankle swelling
  • insomnia
  • prostate cancer
  • prostatic specific antigen increased
6 - 12 months:
  • cyst
  • gout
  • arthralgia
  • headache
  • intraocular pressure increased
  • nausea
  • pain
1 - 2 years:
  • pulmonary embolism
  • cyst
  • drug ineffective
  • pneumonia
  • arthralgia
  • back pain
  • blood urine present
  • breath sounds abnormal
  • cellulitis
  • dyspnoea
2 - 5 years:
  • hypotension
  • paraesthesia
  • weight decreased
  • campylobacter gastroenteritis
  • hepatitis viral
  • asthenia
  • diarrhoea
  • dizziness
5 - 10 years:
  • pancytopenia
10+ years:
  • blood urine present
  • drug ineffective
  • gout
  • renal failure
not specified:
  • pain
  • diarrhoea
  • gout
  • arthralgia
  • dyspnoea
  • drug ineffective
  • pyrexia
  • infusion related reaction
  • fatigue
  • injection site pain

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • diarrhoea
  • arthralgia
  • pain
  • pyrexia
  • dyspnoea
  • gout
  • nausea
  • diverticulitis
  • headache
  • pneumonia
male:
  • gout
  • pain
  • infusion related reaction
  • drug ineffective
  • diarrhoea
  • arthralgia
  • dyspnoea
  • therapeutic response decreased
  • asthenia
  • injection site pain

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • nephrolithiasis
  • upper respiratory tract infection
  • nausea
  • body temperature decreased
  • back pain
  • chest pain
  • infectious pleural effusion
  • injection site extravasation
  • injection site haemorrhage
  • musculoskeletal chest pain
20-29:
  • anogenital warts
  • behcet's syndrome
  • drug-induced liver injury
  • dysuria
  • hepatitis
  • hypersensitivity
  • lower gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • papilloma viral infection
  • penile wart
  • pollakiuria
30-39:
  • infusion related reaction
  • headache
  • therapeutic response decreased
  • blood pressure increased
  • drug ineffective
  • pain
  • postoperative wound infection
  • abdominal pain upper
  • anaphylactic reaction
  • arthralgia
40-49:
  • arthralgia
  • cellulitis
  • drug ineffective
  • infusion related reaction
  • anaemia
  • pancreatitis acute
  • therapeutic response decreased
  • crohn's disease
  • pyrexia
  • high grade b-cell lymphoma burkitt-like lymphoma
50-59:
  • diarrhoea
  • pyrexia
  • infusion related reaction
  • gout
  • abdominal pain
  • arthralgia
  • diverticulitis
  • abdominal pain upper
  • fatigue
  • nausea
60+:
  • pain
  • gout
  • arthralgia
  • dyspnoea
  • drug ineffective
  • fatigue
  • diarrhoea
  • pain in extremity
  • pneumonia
  • fall

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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