Review: could Methylprednisolone cause Enlarged prostate?
Summary: Enlarged prostate is reported only by a few people who take Methylprednisolone. We study 5,142 people who have side effects while taking Methylprednisolone from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 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 5,885 Methylprednisolone users)
Enlarged prostate has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, arthritis, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 17,538 Enlarged prostate patients)
On May, 1, 2015: 5,141 people reported to have side effects when taking Methylprednisolone. Among them, 2 people (0.04%) have Enlarged Prostate.
Time on Methylprednisolone when people have Enlarged prostate * :
Gender of people who have Enlarged prostate when taking Methylprednisolone * :
|Enlarged prostate||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have Enlarged prostate when taking Methylprednisolone * :
|Enlarged prostate||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Severity of Enlarged prostate when taking Methylprednisolone ** :
How people recovered from Enlarged prostate ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (1 people, 50.00%)
- Non-small cell lung cancer (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Triamcinolone (1 people, 50.00%)
- Fluticasone propionate (1 people, 50.00%)
- Vancomycin (1 people, 50.00%)
- Lactulose (1 people, 50.00%)
- Ibuprofen (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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jplumb78 on Apr, 16, 2015:
36 male, cymbalta defiantly enlarges my prostate. It's unfortunate, because I like the medication.
phasthutch on Sep, 16, 2011:
I have taken antidepressants since 1994 with occasional stopping for six months to a year. My depressive episodes have always returned and I have had to start taking antidepressants again. Cymbalta 60 mg has worked well for controlling depressive symptoms. I am now 62 and have noticed over the past five years that when taking the Cymbalta I must also take and alpha blocker and in the past year the BPH reducing medicine Proscar.
I recently stopped taking the Cymbalta again and have also had no symptoms of BPH. I am certain that Cymbalta definitely and all SSRI antidepressants in general contribute to or greatly exacerbate the symptoms of BPH.
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