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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 146,792 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

Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 150,120 Prednisone users)

Abdominal cramps

Abdominal cramps has been reported by people with birth control, crohn's disease, high blood pressure, pain, depression. (latest reports from 78,050 Abdominal cramps patients)

On Feb, 25, 2015: 146,792 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 3,648 people (2.49%) have Abdominal Cramps.

Trend of Abdominal cramps in Prednisone reports

Time on Prednisone when people have Abdominal cramps * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Abdominal cramps59.52%19.35%3.57%4.76%5.65%4.46%2.68%

Gender of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Prednisone * :

FemaleMale
Abdominal cramps61.19%38.81%

Age of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Prednisone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Abdominal cramps0.11%1.50%7.05%8.94%13.67%14.60%20.97%33.16%

Severity of Abdominal cramps when taking Prednisone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Abdominal cramps4.55%40.91%54.55%0.00%

How people recovered from Abdominal cramps ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Abdominal cramps7.14%21.43%71.43%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Crohn's disease (513 people, 14.06%)
  2. Rheumatoid arthritis (468 people, 12.83%)
  3. Pain (378 people, 10.36%)
  4. Depression (223 people, 6.11%)
  5. Osteoporosis (205 people, 5.62%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Prednisone tab (1,109 people, 30.40%)
  2. Humira (622 people, 17.05%)
  3. Methotrexate (569 people, 15.60%)
  4. Aspirin (540 people, 14.80%)
  5. Folic acid (511 people, 14.01%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • peanuts on Mar, 31, 2010:

    my friend is suffering from rhumatory arthertis.and is currenty taking cocaine. oxy cotin,prestine, wellbutrim, predisone 10mg what side effects should she expect ?????

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    mtntexas on May, 11, 2013:

    Just ask John Belushi

    Reply

    2cents on Mar, 6, 2013:

    I'll second that!

    Reply

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