Review: could Prednisone cause Bradycardia (Arrhythmias)?
Summary: Bradycardia 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 146,809 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,253 have Bradycardia. Find out below who they are, when they have Bradycardia and more.
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Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 150,135 Prednisone users)
Bradycardia (abnormally slow heart action) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, diabetes, depression. (latest reports from 54,659 Bradycardia patients)
On Mar, 29, 2015: 146,809 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 1,256 people (0.86%) have Bradycardia.
Time on Prednisone when people have Bradycardia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Bradycardia when taking Prednisone * :
Age of people who have Bradycardia when taking Prednisone * :
Severity of Bradycardia when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Bradycardia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (118 people, 9.39%)
- Multiple myeloma (83 people, 6.61%)
- Pain (76 people, 6.05%)
- Hypertension (74 people, 5.89%)
- Osteoporosis (67 people, 5.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone tab (373 people, 29.70%)
- Aspirin (332 people, 26.43%)
- Digoxin (240 people, 19.11%)
- Lasix (234 people, 18.63%)
- Furosemide (161 people, 12.82%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- 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 side effects of Methadone Hydrochloride for a 56-year old man with Ankle Pain. The patient has Bradycardia (abnormally slow heart action)
- A study of drug interactions between Omeprazole, Myrbetriq, Atacand, Diltiazem Hydrochloride for a 66-year old man with Dyspepsia, Oab, Hypertension. The patient has Bradycardia
- 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 Clonazepam for a 42-year old man with Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat)
Recent Prednisone related drug comparison:
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