Review: could Methylprednisolone cause Enlarged Prostate?


Enlarged prostate is found among people who take Methylprednisolone, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Combivent, and have Gerd . We study 21,976 people who have side effects while taking Methylprednisolone from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Enlarged prostate. Find out below who they are, when they have Enlarged prostate and more.

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Methylprednisolone has active ingredients of methylprednisolone. It is often used in inflammation. (latest outcomes from Methylprednisolone 23,990 users)

Enlarged Prostate

Enlarged prostate has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, enlarged prostate, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 24,126 Enlarged prostate patients).

On Oct, 18, 2016

21,976 people reported to have side effects when taking Methylprednisolone.
Among them, 9 people (0.04%) have Enlarged Prostate

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Methylprednisolone cause Enlarged prostate?

Gender of people who have Enlarged Prostate when taking Methylprednisolone *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Enlarged Prostate when taking Methylprednisolone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 12.5 %
  • 50-59: 12.5 %
  • 60+: 75.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Renal Transplant (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Impaired Gastric Emptying (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Immunosuppression (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Gerd (1 person, 11.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lipitor (5 people, 55.56%)
  • Flomax (5 people, 55.56%)
  • Coumadin (5 people, 55.56%)
  • Combivent (5 people, 55.56%)
  • Zaroxolyn (4 people, 44.44%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Hypothyroidism (5 people, 55.56%)
  • Constipation (5 people, 55.56%)
  • Chest Pain (5 people, 55.56%)
  • Weight Increased (4 people, 44.44%)
  • Cardiac Failure Congestive (4 people, 44.44%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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