Review: could Prednisone cause Bone Scan Abnormal?


Bone scan abnormal is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Aredia, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 139,348 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 58 have Bone scan abnormal. Find out below who they are, when they have Bone scan abnormal and more.

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA and social media since 1977. Our tools are free and anonymous. 86 million people have used us. 300+ peer-reviewed medical journals have referenced our original studies. Start now >>>


Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 231,563 users)

Bone Scan Abnormal

Bone scan abnormal has been reported by people with osteoporosis, metastases to bone, breast cancer metastatic, multiple myeloma, breast cancer (latest reports from 638 Bone scan abnormal patients).

On Oct, 23, 2016

139,348 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 58 people (0.04%) have Bone Scan Abnormal

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prednisone cause Bone scan abnormal?

Gender of people who have Bone Scan Abnormal when taking Prednisone *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Bone Scan Abnormal when taking Prednisone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 3.64 %
  • 40-49: 7.27 %
  • 50-59: 29.09 %
  • 60+: 60.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (14 people, 24.14%)
  • Prostate Cancer (12 people, 20.69%)
  • Osteoporosis (11 people, 18.97%)
  • Mastocytosis (11 people, 18.97%)
  • Metastases To Bone (9 people, 15.52%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (46 people, 79.31%)
  • Aredia (46 people, 79.31%)
  • Thalidomide (26 people, 44.83%)
  • Percocet (26 people, 44.83%)
  • Neurontin (24 people, 41.38%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Osteoarthritis (34 people, 58.62%)
  • Pain (33 people, 56.90%)
  • Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (33 people, 56.90%)
  • Compression Fracture (31 people, 53.45%)
  • Anaemia (30 people, 51.72%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Bone scan abnormal when taking Prednisone?

Browse all side effects of Prednisone

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Bone scan abnormal

Bone scan abnormal

Could your condition cause Bone scan abnormal

Bone scan abnormal

Related studies

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Prednisone, Bone scan abnormal

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Prednisone, Bone scan abnormal

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.