Prednisone and Angina pectoris - from FDA reports


Summary

Angina pectoris 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 Aspirin, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 225,259 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA. Among them, 683 have Angina pectoris. Find out below who they are, when they have Angina pectoris and more.

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Prednisone

Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 231,675 users)

Angina Pectoris

Angina pectoris (chest pain due to ischemia of the heart muscle) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, diabetes, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 36,179 Angina pectoris patients).

On Feb, 07, 2017

225,259 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 683 people (0.3%) have Angina Pectoris


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prednisone cause Angina pectoris?

Time on Prednisone when people have Angina Pectoris *:

  • < 1 month: 42.11 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 39.47 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 2.63 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 13.16 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 2.63 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Angina Pectoris when taking Prednisone *:

  • female: 57.12 %
  • male: 42.88 %

Age of people who have Angina Pectoris when taking Prednisone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.52 %
  • 20-29: 1.04 %
  • 30-39: 2.25 %
  • 40-49: 9.84 %
  • 50-59: 25.73 %
  • 60+: 60.62 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (98 people, 14.35%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (74 people, 10.83%)
  • High Blood Pressure (53 people, 7.76%)
  • Preventive Health Care (35 people, 5.12%)
  • Osteoporosis (34 people, 4.98%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (169 people, 24.74%)
  • Lasix (126 people, 18.45%)
  • Zometa (108 people, 15.81%)
  • Prilosec (107 people, 15.67%)
  • Aredia (102 people, 14.93%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (174 people, 25.48%)
  • Chest Pain (161 people, 23.57%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (157 people, 22.99%)
  • Pain (153 people, 22.40%)
  • Fatigue (136 people, 19.91%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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