Review: could Prednisone cause Bone pain?
Summary: Bone 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.
We study 146,809 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,386 have Bone pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Bone pain and more.
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Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from 150,124 Prednisone users)
Bone pain has been reported by people with osteoporosis, breast cancer, pain, high blood pressure, multiple myeloma. (latest reports from 20,825 Bone pain patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 146,792 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 1,386 people (0.94%) have Bone Pain.
Time on Prednisone when people have Bone pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Bone pain||52.89%||29.75%||4.96%||5.79%||5.79%||0.83%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Bone pain when taking Prednisone * :
|Bone pain||59.43%||40.57% |
Age of people who have Bone pain when taking Prednisone * :
|Bone pain||0.08%||0.68%||3.83%||1.95%||6.53%||14.34%||22.82%||49.77% |
Severity of Bone pain when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Bone pain||0.00%||60.00%||20.00%||20.00% |
How people recovered from Bone pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Bone pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (217 people, 15.66%)
- Multiple myeloma (184 people, 13.28%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (169 people, 12.19%)
- Pain (140 people, 10.10%)
- Depression (103 people, 7.43%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (511 people, 36.87%)
- Aredia (364 people, 26.26%)
- Prednisone tab (361 people, 26.05%)
- Aspirin (275 people, 19.84%)
- Protonix (248 people, 17.89%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Prednisone, Lisinopril, Prednisone, Myfortic, Prograf for a 59-year old woman with Transplant - Kidney, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Weight Gain, Blood Creatinine Increased
- A study of drug interactions between Prednisone, Nicorette, Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide, Adderall 10, Adderall Xr 25, Crestor, Pristiq for a 59-year old woman with Upper Respiratory Tract Infection, Stop Smoking, Blood Pressure Inadequately Controlled, Attention Deficit Disorder With Hyperactivity, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, Depression. The patient has Pain - Tooth Or Teeth
- A study of side effects of Prednisone for a 40-year old woman with Tinnitus. The patient has Lightheadedness (a common and often unpleasant sensation of dizziness and/or feeling that one may be about to faint)
- A study of side effects of Prednisone for a 18-year old girl with Ulcerative Colitis. The patient has Dizzy, Fast Heart Beat, Fast Heart Rate, Confused, Tired, Disoreinted,just Sick All Over.
- A study of side effects of Prednisone Intensol for a 47-year old woman with Cushing's Syndrome. The patient has Cushing's Syndrome (obesity, a rounded face, increased fat)
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