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Review: Prednisone and Colcrys





Summary: 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 231 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (view latest outcomes from 150,015 users)

Colcrys has active ingredients of colchicine. It is often used in gout. (latest outcomes from Colcrys 598 users)

On Nov, 30, 2014: 231 people who take Prednisone, Colcrys are studied

Prednisone, Colcrys outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Prednisone (prednisone)
- Colcrys (colchicine)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Prednisone is effective100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
42.86%
(3 of 7 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
n/a66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
n/a
Colcrys is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 7 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
DiarrhoeaDrug IneffectiveIntraocular Pressure IncreasedIncreased Upper Airway SecretionHypertension AggravatedDiarrhoeaGoutPyrexia
InsomniaDiarrhoeaGoutBack PainDiarrhoeaCardiac Failure Congestive
Dry MouthProstate CancerIdiopathic Pulmonary FibrosisDrug IneffectiveNausea
Swelling FaceProstatic Specific Antigen IncreasedWheezingGout
Abdominal DiscomfortInsomniaNon-cardiac Chest PainCondition Aggravated
Eyelid OedemaExfoliative RashBreath Sounds AbnormalWeight Decreased
NauseaHot Flushes NosDyspnoeaVomiting
Non-cardiac Chest PainFatigueExfoliative RashArthralgia
DysphoniaFoot, Leg, And Ankle SwellingFoot, Leg, And Ankle SwellingPruritus
WheezingShort-term Memory LossIntraocular Pressure IncreasedPneumonia Nos

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Prednisone is effective33.33%
(3 of 9 people)
42.86%
(3 of 7 people)
Colcrys is effective12.50%
(1 of 8 people)
0.00%
(0 of 6 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
Condition AggravatedPyrexia
PyrexiaCardiac Failure Congestive
Cardiac Failure CongestiveNausea
Injection Site HaemorrhageMyocardial Infarction
GoutArthralgia
Renal Failure NosRenal Failure Acute
Weight IncreasedDrug Ineffective
PruritusGout
VomitingWeight Decreased
Cardiac Failure NosInfusion Related Reaction

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Prednisone is effectiven/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
50.00%
(2 of 4 people)
0.00%
(0 of 3 people)
20.00%
(1 of 5 people)
28.57%
(2 of 7 people)
Colcrys is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 4 people)
n/a0.00%
(0 of 5 people)
20.00%
(1 of 5 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/an/aFacial PalsyHaemoglobin DecreasedInfusion Related ReactionInjection Site HaemorrhagePyrexiaCardiac Failure Congestive
Sore Throat NosAplastic AnaemiaDrug IneffectiveCellulitisNauseaGout
Behcet's SyndromeHaematocrit DecreasedHyperhidrosisSkin Ulcer NosHaematoma NosMyocardial Infarction
Intracranial Venous Sinus Thrombosis NosBone Marrow Depression NosAbdominal Pain UpperDiarrhoeaOedema PeripheralFatigue
Lower Motor Neurone LesionPneumocystis Carinii InfectionBlood Pressure IncreasedUrticaria NosGraft RejectionRenal Failure Nos
Intracranial Pressure Increased NosPyrexiaInjection Site Reaction NosAbdominal Pain UpperGroin PainInsomnia
Condition AggravatedPulmonary HaemorrhageDermatitis NosSkin Disorder NosArteriovenous FistulaWeight Decreased
Oedema PeripheralNocardiosisCondition AggravatedNervous System DisorderPainAsthenia
ParaesthesiaTuberculosis NosMuscle CrampsDrug Administration ErrorInfusion Related ReactionPneumonia Nos
LethargyToxoplasmosisVomitingInjection Site InflammationPruritusAnorexia

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Prednisone (prednisone) is often used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Colcrys (colchicine) is often used to treat gout. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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