Review: could Methylprednisolone cause Bad dreams (Nightmares)?
Summary: Bad dreams is found among people who take Methylprednisolone, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Efavirenz, and have Hiv infection.
We study 5,135 people who have side effects while taking Methylprednisolone from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Bad dreams. Find out below who they are, when they have Bad dreams and more.
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Methylprednisolone has active ingredients of methylprednisolone. It is often used in inflammation. (latest outcomes from 5,879 Methylprednisolone users)
Bad dreams (unpleasant dreams) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, stress and anxiety, pain, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 14,338 Bad dreams patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 5,135 people reported to have side effects when taking Methylprednisolone. Among them, 7 people (0.14%) have Bad Dreams.
Time on Methylprednisolone when people have Bad dreams * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Bad dreams||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Bad dreams when taking Methylprednisolone * :
|Bad dreams||57.14%||42.86% |
Age of people who have Bad dreams when taking Methylprednisolone * :
|Bad dreams||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||28.57%||28.57%||28.57%||14.29% |
Severity of Bad dreams when taking Methylprednisolone ** :
How people recovered from Bad dreams ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hiv infection (3 people, 42.86%)
- Bronchospasm (1 people, 14.29%)
- Depression (1 people, 14.29%)
- Demyelination (1 people, 14.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Efavirenz (3 people, 42.86%)
- Lamivudine (3 people, 42.86%)
- Zidovudine (3 people, 42.86%)
- Etoposide (2 people, 28.57%)
- Diltiazem (2 people, 28.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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(sorry for my bad English)
I've stopped last week from smoking cannabis because I wanted to experiment and inform myself if it was really helping me.
-since I've stopped, the side effects are back and they are the same has before April 2013.
-I smoked one or half a joint per day in the evening and it was removing every conditions and symptoms mentioned.
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