Review: could Methylprednisolone cause Drug addiction?
Summary: Drug addiction could be caused by Methylprednisolone, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, also take Oxycontin, and have Pain.
We study 5,106 people who have side effects while taking Methylprednisolone from FDA and social media. Among them, 15 have Drug addiction. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug addiction and more.
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Methylprednisolone (latest outcomes from 5,845 users) has active ingredients of methylprednisolone. It is often used in inflammation, allergies. Commonly reported side effects of Methylprednisolone include fever, pneumonia, breathing difficulty, hypotension, sepsis.
Drug addiction (latest reports from 78,985 patients) has been reported by people with pain, acupuncture and pain, depression, back pain, stress and anxiety.
On Apr, 16, 2014: 5,106 people reported to have side effects when taking Methylprednisolone. Among them, 15 people (0.29%) have Drug Addiction. They amount to 0.02% of all the 78,977 people who have Drug Addiction on eHealthMe.
Time on Methylprednisolone when people have Drug addiction * :
Gender of people who have Drug addiction when taking Methylprednisolone * :
|Drug addiction||60.00%||40.00% |
Age of people who have Drug addiction when taking Methylprednisolone * :
|Drug addiction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.69%||23.08%||53.85%||15.38%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (9 people, 60.00%)
- Cervicobrachial syndrome (2 people, 13.33%)
- Behcet's syndrome (1 people, 6.67%)
- Uveitis (1 people, 6.67%)
- Back pain (1 people, 6.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycontin (10 people, 66.67%)
- Paxil (5 people, 33.33%)
- Xanax (5 people, 33.33%)
- Lortab (5 people, 33.33%)
- Multi-vitamin (5 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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