Review: Long qt syndrome in Prednisolone
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 28, 2013)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Long qt syndrome by studying 61,257 people who take Prednisolone. We analyze: the time on Prednisolone when people have Long qt syndrome, gender and age of these people, the severity of Long qt syndrome, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Prednisolone. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Prednisolone (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of prednisolone. It is often used in asthma, rheumatoid arthritis. Commonly reported side effects of Prednisolone include fever, pneumonia, pneumonia aggravated, sepsis, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Long qt syndrome
Long qt syndrome (disorder of the heart's electrical system) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, nausea, anaesthesia, gastritis.
On Nov, 28, 2013: 61,257 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisolone. Among them, 5 people (0.01%) have Long Qt Syndrome.
Time on Prednisolone when people have Long qt syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Long qt syndrome||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Long qt syndrome when taking Prednisolone * :
|Long qt syndrome||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Long qt syndrome when taking Prednisolone * :
|Long qt syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||60.00%||0.00%||20.00%||20.00% |
Severity of Long qt syndrome when taking Prednisolone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Long qt syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Long qt syndrome ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Long qt syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prophylaxis (3 people, 60.00%)
- Chemotherapy (3 people, 60.00%)
- Insomnia (2 people, 40.00%)
- Gastritis (2 people, 40.00%)
- Constipation (2 people, 40.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Daiphen (3 people, 60.00%)
- Velcade (3 people, 60.00%)
- Granisetron hydrochloride (3 people, 60.00%)
- Pepcid (3 people, 60.00%)
- Doxorubicin hydrochloride (3 people, 60.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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(Number of patients like Michael: 4,178)
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