Review: taking Prednisone and Viagra together


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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 2,275 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 224,214 users)

Viagra

Viagra has active ingredients of sildenafil citrate. It is often used in erection problems. (latest outcomes from Viagra 46,520 users)

On Sep, 20, 2016

2,275 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: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 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
  • hypotension
1 - 6 months:
  • dyspnoea
  • cardiogenic shock
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • oedema
  • optic ischaemic neuropathy
  • pulmonary hypertension
  • right ventricular failure
  • syncope
  • ventricular hypertrophy
  • abdominal pain
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:
  • dyspnoea
  • diarrhoea
  • fall
  • subdural haematoma
  • death
  • depressed level of consciousness
  • dizziness
  • head injury
  • headache
  • loss of consciousness
2 - 5 years:
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • erectile dysfunction
  • fall
  • pulmonary embolism
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • drug ineffective
  • rib fracture
  • varicose vein
  • venous stenosis
  • cerebrovascular accident
5 - 10 years:
  • cough
  • fatigue
  • erectile dysfunction
  • kidney failure
  • loss of appetite
  • nasopharyngitis
  • nausea
  • rhinorrhoea
  • urine - abnormal color
  • asthenia
10+ years:
  • osteolysis
  • resorption bone increased
  • blindness unilateral
  • death
  • decreased appetite
  • diverticulitis
  • drug ineffective
  • erectile dysfunction
  • flushing
  • glycosylated haemoglobin increased
not specified:
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • death
  • dizziness
  • oedema peripheral
  • pneumonia
  • drug ineffective

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • dyspnoea
  • death
  • oedema peripheral
  • headache
  • pneumonia
  • fatigue
  • pulmonary hypertension
  • dizziness
  • malaise
  • diarrhoea
male:
  • dyspnoea
  • anxiety
  • drug ineffective
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • dizziness
  • asthenia
  • 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
  • liver function test abnormal
  • nausea
  • neuroendocrine tumour
  • peritonitis
10-19:
  • nausea
  • muscular weakness
  • subcutaneous abscess
  • renal impairment
  • dyspnoea
  • platelet count decreased
  • pyrexia
  • grand mal convulsion
  • myopathy
  • arthralgia
20-29:
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • back pain
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspnoea exertional
  • hepatitis
  • hyponatraemia
  • oedema peripheral
  • abdominal pain
  • anaemia
30-39:
  • arthralgia
  • dyspnoea
  • hypoaesthesia
  • pain in extremity
  • pulmonary embolism
  • back pain
  • oedema peripheral
  • pain in jaw
  • arthritis
  • deep vein thrombosis
40-49:
  • headache
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • dizziness
  • asthenia
  • fatigue
  • depression
  • drug dependence
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • chest pain
50-59:
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • anxiety
  • oedema peripheral
  • death
  • pneumonia
  • arthralgia
  • chest pain
  • pyrexia
60+:
  • dyspnoea
  • pneumonia
  • drug ineffective
  • fatigue
  • death
  • pain
  • headache
  • oedema peripheral
  • anaemia
  • dizziness

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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