Review: taking Prednisone and Potassium citrate together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Prednisone and Potassium citrate together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Prednisone and Potassium citrate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 137 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)

Potassium Citrate

Potassium citrate has active ingredients of potassium citrate. It is often used in kidney stones. (latest outcomes from Potassium citrate 911 users)

On Aug, 23, 2016

137 people who take Prednisone, Potassium Citrate are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Prednisone and Potassium citrate drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Prednisone:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 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)
Potassium Citrate:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 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: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
Potassium Citrate:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 1 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: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Potassium Citrate:
  • 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 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • abdominal pain
  • chest pain
  • haematochezia
  • haemoptysis
  • headache
  • lymphadenopathy
  • blood creatinine increased
  • blood glucose increased
  • blood potassium decreased
  • blood urea increased
1 - 6 months:
  • neutropenia
  • rash
  • intestinal obstruction
  • constipation
  • vomiting
  • acute lymphocytic leukaemia
  • disseminated intravascular coagulation
  • haematocrit decreased
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • lymphocyte count decreased
5 - 10 years:
  • bladder cancer recurrent
  • platelet count abnormal
not specified:
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • diarrhoea
  • arthralgia
  • back pain
  • weight decreased
  • asthenia
  • rash
  • anaemia
  • renal failure

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • arthralgia
  • diarrhoea
  • rash
  • back pain
  • pruritus
  • renal failure
  • weight decreased
  • hypotension
male:
  • intestinal obstruction
  • diarrhoea
  • blood creatinine increased
  • blood glucose increased
  • blood potassium decreased
  • blood urea increased
  • constipation
  • hyperphagia
  • prostatic specific antigen increased
  • urinary retention

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • abdominal pain
  • chest pain
  • haematochezia
  • haemoptysis
  • headache
  • lymphadenopathy
  • operative haemorrhage
  • anaphylactic reaction
  • arthritis
  • crohn's disease
20-29:
  • injection site extravasation
  • pancreatitis
30-39:
  • injection site burning
  • injection site pain
  • anaphylactic reaction
  • cyanosis
  • dyspnoea
  • hypotension
  • pallor
  • device dislocation
  • drug effect decreased
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
40-49:
  • arthralgia
  • asthenia
  • diabetes mellitus
  • diarrhoea
  • fatigue
  • hypoglycaemia
  • nausea
  • pyrexia
  • abdominal pain upper
  • actinic keratosis
50-59:
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • pruritus
  • rash
  • back pain
  • adrenal insufficiency
  • anaemia of malignant disease
  • arthralgia
  • asthenia
  • basal cell carcinoma
60+:
  • diarrhoea
  • blood creatinine increased
  • blood glucose increased
  • intestinal obstruction
  • blood potassium decreased
  • blood urea increased
  • constipation
  • hyperphagia
  • prostatic specific antigen increased
  • urinary retention

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Prednisone (prednisone) is often used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Potassium citrate (potassium citrate) is often used to treat kidney stones. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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