Review: could Prednisone cause Blood Creatinine Increased?


Blood creatinine increased is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cyclosporine, and have Renal transplant . We study 135,586 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,016 have Blood creatinine increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood creatinine increased and more.

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Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 169,045 users)

Blood Creatinine Increased

Blood creatinine increased has been reported by people with leukopenia, pain, abdominal pain, lower respiratory tract infection, c-reactive protein increased (latest reports from 43,399 Blood creatinine increased patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

135,586 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 2,016 people (1.49%) have Blood Creatinine Increased

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prednisone cause Blood creatinine increased?

Time on Prednisone when people have Blood Creatinine Increased *:

  • < 1 month: 44.44 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 27.27 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.08 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 4.04 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 11.11 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 2.02 %
  • 10+ years: 3.03 %

Gender of people who have Blood Creatinine Increased when taking Prednisone *:

  • female: 47.29 %
  • male: 52.71 %

Age of people who have Blood Creatinine Increased when taking Prednisone *:

  • 0-1: 0.46 %
  • 2-9: 1.9 %
  • 10-19: 4.43 %
  • 20-29: 5.12 %
  • 30-39: 10.06 %
  • 40-49: 15.76 %
  • 50-59: 22.43 %
  • 60+: 39.85 %

Severity if Blood Creatinine Increased when taking Prednisone **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Blood Creatinine Increased **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Renal Transplant (249 people)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (84 people)
  • Hypertension (81 people)
  • Immunosuppression (74 people)
  • Multiple Myeloma (55 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Cyclosporine (286 people)
  • Lasix (285 people)
  • Neoral (235 people)
  • Prograf (219 people)
  • Cellcept (217 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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