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Review: could Methylprednisolone cause Dizziness?

Summary: Dizziness could be caused by Methylprednisolone, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Lorazepam, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.

We study 5,106 people who have side effects while taking Methylprednisolone from FDA and social media. Among them, 70 have Dizziness. Find out below who they are, when they have Dizziness and more.

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Methylprednisolone

Methylprednisolone (latest outcomes from 5,845 users) has active ingredients of methylprednisolone. It is often used in inflammation.

Dizziness

Dizziness (latest reports from 1,288,656 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain.

On Apr, 8, 2014: 5,022 people reported to have side effects when taking Methylprednisolone. Among them, 70 people (1.39%) have Dizziness. They amount to 0.01% of all the 1,286,098 people who have Dizziness on eHealthMe.

Trend of Dizziness in Methylprednisolone reports

Time on Methylprednisolone when people have Dizziness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Dizziness88.24%5.88%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%5.88%

Gender of people who have Dizziness when taking Methylprednisolone * :

FemaleMale
Dizziness83.10%16.90%

Age of people who have Dizziness when taking Methylprednisolone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dizziness0.00%0.00%9.80%3.92%13.73%13.73%33.33%25.49%

Severity of Dizziness when taking Methylprednisolone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Dizziness25.00%50.00%0.00%25.00%

How people recovered from Dizziness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Dizziness0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (12 people, 17.14%)
  2. Depression (5 people, 7.14%)
  3. Hypertension (5 people, 7.14%)
  4. Osteoporosis (5 people, 7.14%)
  5. Hypothyroidism (4 people, 5.71%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lorazepam (12 people, 17.14%)
  2. Furosemide (11 people, 15.71%)
  3. Folic acid (11 people, 15.71%)
  4. Methotrexate (11 people, 15.71%)
  5. Methylprednisolone 16mg tab (11 people, 15.71%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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