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 5,877 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 14,308 Bad dreams patients)
On Jan, 28, 2015: 5,134 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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-Hi everyone,I was diagnosed A.D.D. in July 2012 and I started smoking everyday(after work,evening) since April 2013 and right now we are November 2013.
(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.
-I still work out every day at the gym and even before smoking, work out was not effective on decreasing or stabilizing my ritalin side effects.
*I wanted to know long term effect on this ''auto-medication''
*I'm worried about the quality of the cannabis that I buy. I mean, there is alot of type of marijuana and the sativa's one are really effective on me.I also notice that the Indica's and the most chemical one are increasing my anxiety.
-I'm pretty tired to not really know what i'm buying.
Are there a solution for me or any other solutions?
- I'm retired army master sergeant, ive gone to the va and keep testing positive for spironolactone. dr keeps asking why in my urine?
here's my issue. I'm retired Army guy, 20yrs. I have started going to the VA in Jonson City Tenn. and of course we have to provide urine test at every other visit about three months apart, and for over two years I keep testing positive for Spironolactone and I have no idea why this is in my system. I don't take this medicine and my VA Doctor keeps questioning me and making it sound like I'm getting this whatever it is off the street. so why is this in my system is it part of an ingredient in my other meds, or is it in some food or drinks. If my own Doc doesn't know why maybe you can help me to figure this out. please help
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