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Review: could Prednisone cause Bone and joint pain (Joint pain)?





Summary: Bone and joint 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 Prednisone tab, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.

We study 146,686 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 6,386 have Bone and joint pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Bone and joint pain and more.

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Prednisone

Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (view latest outcomes from 150,015 users)

Bone and joint pain

Bone and joint pain has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis.(latest reports from Bone and joint pain 117,673 patients)

On Nov, 26, 2014: 146,686 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 6,386 people (4.35%) have Bone And Joint Pain.

Trend of Bone and joint pain in Prednisone reports

Time on Prednisone when people have Bone and joint pain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Bone and joint pain37.47%27.74%8.52%5.35%9.49%6.33%5.11%

Gender of people who have Bone and joint pain when taking Prednisone * :

FemaleMale
Bone and joint pain69.70%30.30%

Age of people who have Bone and joint pain when taking Prednisone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Bone and joint pain0.00%0.46%3.75%5.43%10.52%15.68%25.67%38.49%

Severity of Bone and joint pain when taking Prednisone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Bone and joint pain0.00%47.50%35.00%17.50%

How people recovered from Bone and joint pain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Bone and joint pain6.90%24.14%68.97%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (1,907 people, 29.86%)
  2. Pain (715 people, 11.20%)
  3. Osteoporosis (681 people, 10.66%)
  4. Hypertension (408 people, 6.39%)
  5. Crohn's disease (392 people, 6.14%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Prednisone tab (1,876 people, 29.38%)
  2. Humira (1,467 people, 22.97%)
  3. Methotrexate (1,464 people, 22.93%)
  4. Folic acid (1,223 people, 19.15%)
  5. Aspirin (923 people, 14.45%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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