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Review: could Prednisone cause Cough?

We study 146,589 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 4,194 have Cough. Find out below who they are, when they have Cough and more.

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Prednisone

Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,898 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in asthma.

Cough

Cough (latest reports from 488,046 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol.

On Aug, 12, 2014: 146,560 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 4,208 people (2.87%) have Cough. They amount to 0.86% of all the 487,756 people who have Cough on eHealthMe.

Trend of Cough in Prednisone reports

Time on Prednisone when people have Cough * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Cough34.18%28.53%8.19%20.34%1.41%5.65%1.69%

Gender of people who have Cough when taking Prednisone * :

FemaleMale
Cough66.33%33.67%

Age of people who have Cough when taking Prednisone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cough0.17%1.36%2.90%3.27%8.55%12.90%26.75%44.11%

Severity of Cough when taking Prednisone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Cough0.00%66.67%33.33%0.00%

How people recovered from Cough ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Cough0.00%20.00%80.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (867 people, 20.60%)
  2. Osteoporosis (532 people, 12.64%)
  3. Asthma (404 people, 9.60%)
  4. Pain (308 people, 7.32%)
  5. Hypertension (272 people, 6.46%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Prednisone tab (1,176 people, 27.95%)
  2. Methotrexate (871 people, 20.70%)
  3. Folic acid (735 people, 17.47%)
  4. Humira (710 people, 16.87%)
  5. Aspirin (635 people, 15.09%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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