Review: could Prednisone cause Abdominal cramps (Abdominal pain)?
Summary: Abdominal cramps is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prednisone tab, and have Crohn's disease.
We study 146,809 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 4,825 have Abdominal cramps. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal cramps and more.
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Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from 150,124 Prednisone users)
Abdominal cramps has been reported by people with birth control, crohn's disease, high blood pressure, pain, depression. (latest reports from 78,069 Abdominal cramps patients)
On Mar, 27, 2015: 146,809 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 3,648 people (2.48%) have Abdominal Cramps.
Time on Prednisone when people have Abdominal cramps * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abdominal cramps||59.52%||19.35%||3.57%||4.76%||5.65%||4.46%||2.68% |
Gender of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Prednisone * :
|Abdominal cramps||61.19%||38.81% |
Age of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Prednisone * :
|Abdominal cramps||0.11%||1.50%||7.05%||8.94%||13.67%||14.60%||20.97%||33.16% |
Severity of Abdominal cramps when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abdominal cramps||4.55%||40.91%||54.55%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Abdominal cramps ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Abdominal cramps||7.14%||21.43%||71.43% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Crohn's disease (513 people, 14.06%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (468 people, 12.83%)
- Pain (378 people, 10.36%)
- Depression (223 people, 6.11%)
- Osteoporosis (205 people, 5.62%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone tab (1,109 people, 30.40%)
- Humira (622 people, 17.05%)
- Methotrexate (569 people, 15.60%)
- Aspirin (540 people, 14.80%)
- Folic acid (511 people, 14.01%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Folic Acid, Methotrexate, Enbrel for a 51-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Nausea, Abdominal Pain
- A study of side effects of Seroquel Xr for a 41-year old woman with Bipolar Ii Disorder. The patient has Sleepy, Abdominal Pain, Headache (pain in head)
- A study of drug interactions between Prednisone, Nicorette, Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide, Adderall 10, Adderall Xr 25, Crestor, Pristiq for a 59-year old woman with Upper Respiratory Tract Infection, Stop Smoking, Blood Pressure Inadequately Controlled, Attention Deficit Disorder With Hyperactivity, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, Depression. The patient has Pain - Tooth Or Teeth
- A study of side effects of Wellbutrin for a 34-year old woman with Depression. The patient has Stomach Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Ditropan, Macrodantin for a 62-year old woman with Paraplegia, Urinary Tract Infection. The patient has Diarrhoea, Abdominal Cramps
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