Review: could Prednisone cause Cough?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 4, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.2/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 146,485 people who take Prednisone. Among them, 4,193 have Cough. See who they are, when they have Cough and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,621 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis, asthma. Commonly reported side effects of Prednisone include fever, nausea aggravated, nausea, weakness, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Cough (latest reports from 465,453 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol.
On Feb, 22, 2014: 140,480 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 4,002 people (2.85%) have Cough.
Time on Prednisone when people have Cough * :
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Gender of people who have Cough when taking Prednisone * :
Age of people who have Cough when taking Prednisone * :
Severity of Cough when taking Prednisone ** :
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How people recovered from Cough ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (843 people, 21.06%)
- Osteoporosis (521 people, 13.02%)
- Asthma (372 people, 9.30%)
- Pain (303 people, 7.57%)
- Hypertension (262 people, 6.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone tab (1,117 people, 27.91%)
- Methotrexate (861 people, 21.51%)
- Folic acid (725 people, 18.12%)
- Humira (705 people, 17.62%)
- Aspirin (608 people, 15.19%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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