Review: could Prednisone cause Bradycardia?
We study 146,553 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,046 have Bradycardia. Find out below who they are, when they have Bradycardia and more.
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Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,861 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Bradycardia (abnormally slow heart action) (latest reports from 288,151 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, diabetes, depression.
On Jul, 15, 2014: 146,523 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 1,256 people (0.86%) have Bradycardia. They amount to 0.44% of all the 285,130 people who have Bradycardia on eHealthMe.
Time on Prednisone when people have Bradycardia * :
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Gender of people who have Bradycardia when taking Prednisone * :
Age of people who have Bradycardia when taking Prednisone * :
Severity of Bradycardia when taking Prednisone ** :
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How people recovered from Bradycardia ** :
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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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