Prednisone and Bradycardia - from FDA reports
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 Lasix, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Bradycardia with Prednisone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 247,408 people who have side effects when taking Prednisone from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 17, 2017
247,408 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 849 people (0.34%) have Bradycardia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prednisone when people have Bradycardia *:
- < 1 month: 60.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 14.29 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.86 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.86 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Bradycardia when taking Prednisone *:
- female: 52.48 %
- male: 47.52 %
Age of people who have Bradycardia when taking Prednisone *:
- 0-1: 1.23 %
- 2-9: 2.32 %
- 10-19: 4.63 %
- 20-29: 4.36 %
- 30-39: 4.22 %
- 40-49: 11.04 %
- 50-59: 14.44 %
- 60+: 57.63 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (50 people, 5.89%)
- Multiple Myeloma (34 people, 4.00%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (33 people, 3.89%)
- Preventive Health Care (22 people, 2.59%)
- Pain (22 people, 2.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (139 people, 16.37%)
- Digoxin (135 people, 15.90%)
- Aspirin (127 people, 14.96%)
- Furosemide (93 people, 10.95%)
- Atenolol (90 people, 10.60%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Hypotension (269 people, 31.68%)
- Breathing Difficulty (144 people, 16.96%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (144 people, 16.96%)
- Cardiac Arrest (141 people, 16.61%)
- Weakness (127 people, 14.96%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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