Review: could Medrol cause Ulcer - duodenal or gastric?
This is a review of Ulcer - duodenal or gastric (Gastric ulcer) by studying 9,183 people who take Medrol. We analyze: the time on Medrol when people have Ulcer - duodenal or gastric, gender and age of these people, the severity of Ulcer - duodenal or gastric, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Medrol. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Medrol (latest outcomes from 9,081 users) has active ingredients of methylprednisolone. It is often used in inflammation, rheumatoid arthritis. Commonly reported side effects of Medrol include fever, breathing difficulty, weakness, pain exacerbated, fatigue.
Ulcer - duodenal or gastric
Ulcer - duodenal or gastric (stomach ulcer) (latest reports from 175,734 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, acupuncture and pain.
On Feb, 27, 2014: 8,796 people reported to have side effects when taking Medrol. Among them, 105 people (1.19%) have Ulcer - Duodenal Or Gastric.
Time on Medrol when people have Ulcer - duodenal or gastric * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Ulcer - duodenal or gastric||76.00%||4.00%||0.00%||4.00%||8.00%||0.00%||8.00% |
Gender of people who have Ulcer - duodenal or gastric when taking Medrol * :
|Ulcer - duodenal or gastric||43.44%||56.56% |
Age of people who have Ulcer - duodenal or gastric when taking Medrol * :
|Ulcer - duodenal or gastric||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.75%||1.83%||13.76%||30.28%||51.38% |
Severity of Ulcer - duodenal or gastric when taking Medrol ** :
How people recovered from Ulcer - duodenal or gastric ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (26 people, 24.76%)
- Metastases to bone (11 people, 10.48%)
- Nausea (8 people, 7.62%)
- Renal transplant (8 people, 7.62%)
- Stomatitis (7 people, 6.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prilosec (29 people, 27.62%)
- Taxol (25 people, 23.81%)
- Zometa (24 people, 22.86%)
- Aredia (23 people, 21.90%)
- Neurontin (19 people, 18.10%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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