Prednisone and Back pain - from FDA reports
Back pain 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 Zometa, and have Osteoporosis. This review analyzes which people have Back pain with Prednisone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 247,408 people who have side effects when taking Prednisone from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Aug, 20, 2017
247,408 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 7,063 people (2.85%) have Back pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prednisone when people have Back pain *:
- < 1 month: 36.51 %
- 1 - 6 months: 29.28 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.87 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.95 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10.2 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.58 %
- 10+ years: 3.62 %
Gender of people who have Back pain when taking Prednisone *:
- female: 65.09 %
- male: 34.91 %
Age of people who have Back pain when taking Prednisone *:
- 0-1: 0.02 %
- 2-9: 0.42 %
- 10-19: 3.15 %
- 20-29: 3.96 %
- 30-39: 7.53 %
- 40-49: 13.61 %
- 50-59: 22.84 %
- 60+: 48.48 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (662 people, 9.37%)
- Pain (625 people, 8.85%)
- Multiple Myeloma (502 people, 7.11%)
- High Blood Pressure (485 people, 6.87%)
- Crohn's Disease (306 people, 4.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (1,128 people, 15.97%)
- Methotrexate (1,002 people, 14.19%)
- Aredia (870 people, 12.32%)
- Humira (836 people, 11.84%)
- Folic Acid (751 people, 10.63%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (2,111 people, 29.89%)
- Joint Pain (2,103 people, 29.77%)
- Fatigue (1,820 people, 25.77%)
- Weakness (1,644 people, 23.28%)
- Pain In Extremity (1,566 people, 22.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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