Review: taking Prednisone and Viagra together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Prednisone and Viagra together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Prednisone and Viagra. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,612 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 176,486 users)

Viagra

Viagra has active ingredients of sildenafil citrate. It is often used in erection problems. (latest outcomes from Viagra 39,005 users)

On Aug, 28, 2016

1,612 people who take Prednisone, Viagra are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Prednisone and Viagra drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Prednisone:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 2 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: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 10+ years: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Viagra:
  • < 1 month: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 2 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: 37.0% - (3 of 8 people)
Viagra:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • male: 37.0% - (3 of 8 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 2 people)
  • 50-59: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 60+: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
Viagra:
  • 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: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 60+: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • headache
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • drug ineffective
  • death
  • somnolence
  • dyspepsia
  • feeling abnormal
  • hot flush
  • influenza
1 - 6 months:
  • cardiogenic shock
  • oedema
  • optic ischaemic neuropathy
  • right ventricular failure
  • syncope
  • ventricular hypertrophy
  • abdominal pain
  • acute myocardial infarction
  • asthenia
  • atelectasis
6 - 12 months:
  • coronary artery disease
  • tinnitus
  • elevated mood
  • erectile dysfunction
  • major depressive disorder
  • polymyalgia rheumatica
  • ptsd
  • sleep apnea
  • dyspnoea
  • cardiac failure
1 - 2 years:
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspnoea
  • anaemia
  • death
  • dizziness
  • erectile dysfunction
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • hypotension
  • nausea
  • pain in extremity
2 - 5 years:
  • drug ineffective
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • pain
  • vision blurred
  • blindness
  • leukoaraiosis
  • liver abscess
  • lung neoplasm malignant
  • metastases to central nervous system
  • normal pressure hydrocephalus
5 - 10 years:
  • erectile dysfunction
  • kidney failure
  • loss of appetite
  • nausea
  • urine - abnormal color
  • asthenia
  • bronchitis
  • cough
  • malaise
  • fatigue
10+ years:
  • osteolysis
  • resorption bone increased
  • blindness unilateral
  • drug ineffective
  • erectile dysfunction
  • flushing
  • glycosylated haemoglobin increased
  • heart rate increased
  • optic ischaemic neuropathy
not specified:
  • dyspnoea
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • dizziness
  • drug ineffective
  • death
  • anaemia
  • asthenia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • dyspnoea
  • death
  • pulmonary hypertension
  • oedema peripheral
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • headache
  • pain
  • pneumonia
  • anaemia
male:
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • drug ineffective
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea
  • headache
  • asthenia
  • dizziness
  • depression
  • anaemia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • anti-erythrocyte antibody positive
  • activities of daily living impaired
  • anhedonia
  • anxiety
  • balance disorder
  • bronchitis
  • cleft palate
  • extrapyramidal disorder
  • hypotension
  • hypoxia
2-9:
  • respiratory failure
  • acute abdomen
  • diverticulitis
  • dysphagia
  • impaired healing
  • large intestine perforation
  • nausea
  • neuroendocrine tumour
  • peritonitis
  • polyneuropathy
10-19:
  • nausea
  • subcutaneous abscess
  • grand mal convulsion
  • muscular weakness
  • renal impairment
  • body temperature increased
  • chills
  • cyanosis
  • dyspnoea
  • infusion related reaction
20-29:
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea exertional
  • hepatitis
  • hyponatraemia
  • abdominal pain
  • back pain
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspnoea
  • rash
  • anhedonia
30-39:
  • arthralgia
  • hypoaesthesia
  • back pain
  • pulmonary embolism
  • oedema peripheral
  • pain in extremity
  • arthritis
  • back disorder
  • bone disorder
  • cardiovascular disorder
40-49:
  • anxiety
  • headache
  • dizziness
  • asthenia
  • dyspnoea
  • depression
  • fatigue
  • drug dependence
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • chest pain
50-59:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • death
  • oedema peripheral
  • arthralgia
  • drug ineffective
  • chest pain
  • osteoarthritis
60+:
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • drug ineffective
  • pain
  • anaemia
  • dizziness
  • death
  • headache
  • asthenia
  • hypotension

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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