Review: could Prednisone cause Breast tenderness (Breast pain)?
Summary: Breast tenderness is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain. We study 146,827 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 201 have Breast tenderness. Find out below who they are, when they have Breast tenderness and more.
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Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 150,165 Prednisone users)
Breast tenderness has been reported by people with birth control, post coital contraception, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression. (latest reports from 9,948 Breast tenderness patients)
On May, 13, 2015: 146,827 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 201 people (0.14%) have Breast Tenderness.
Time on Prednisone when people have Breast tenderness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Breast tenderness||58.33%||33.33%||8.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Breast tenderness when taking Prednisone * :
|Breast tenderness||86.32%||13.68% |
Age of people who have Breast tenderness when taking Prednisone * :
|Breast tenderness||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.97%||30.20%||11.39%||26.24%||29.21% |
Severity of Breast tenderness when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Breast tenderness||0.00%||66.67%||22.22%||11.11% |
How people recovered from Breast tenderness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Breast tenderness||0.00%||33.33%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (54 people, 26.87%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (53 people, 26.37%)
- Fibromyalgia (50 people, 24.88%)
- Arthritis (50 people, 24.88%)
- Hypersensitivity (45 people, 22.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (94 people, 46.77%)
- Methotrexate (75 people, 37.31%)
- Folic acid (75 people, 37.31%)
- Albuterol (74 people, 36.82%)
- Humira (69 people, 34.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (4 years ago):
I quick taking the prednisone approx 3 weeks ago and started Humira injections approx 2 weeks ago. for crohns disease. I have had body aches and fatigues along with a 26lb weight gain over the past 3 months. I was on high does of the steroids including via IV while in the hospital for a total of about 2 and half months of use as I weaned off of it slowly. I've noticed the breast tenderness over the past few weeks.
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