Review: could Prednisone cause Cartilage injury?
Summary: Cartilage injury is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 146,809 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 41 have Cartilage injury. Find out below who they are, when they have Cartilage injury 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)
Cartilage injury has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteopenia, osteoporosis, pain. (latest reports from 1,094 Cartilage injury patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 146,792 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 41 people (0.03%) have Cartilage Injury.
Time on Prednisone when people have Cartilage injury * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Cartilage injury||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Cartilage injury when taking Prednisone * :
|Cartilage injury||86.67%||13.33% |
Age of people who have Cartilage injury when taking Prednisone * :
|Cartilage injury||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.03%||6.06%||27.27%||21.21%||42.42% |
Severity of Cartilage injury when taking Prednisone ** :
How people recovered from Cartilage injury ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (12 people, 29.27%)
- Osteoporosis (9 people, 21.95%)
- Pain (6 people, 14.63%)
- Muscular weakness (6 people, 14.63%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (3 people, 7.32%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (11 people, 26.83%)
- Folic acid (9 people, 21.95%)
- Vitamin b-12 (6 people, 14.63%)
- Aspirin (6 people, 14.63%)
- Forteo (6 people, 14.63%)
* 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:
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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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