Review: could Prednisone cause Death?
Summary: Death is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prednisone tab, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 146,809 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,964 have Death. Find out below who they are, when they have Death and more.
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Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 150,145 Prednisone users)
Death has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, multiple myeloma, dialysis, diabetes, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 183,874 Death patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 146,809 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 3,016 people (2.05%) have Death.
Time on Prednisone when people have Death * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Death when taking Prednisone * :
Age of people who have Death when taking Prednisone * :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (342 people, 11.34%)
- Multiple myeloma (309 people, 10.25%)
- Pulmonary arterial hypertension (186 people, 6.17%)
- Pain (138 people, 4.58%)
- Prophylaxis (130 people, 4.31%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone tab (911 people, 30.21%)
- Aspirin (488 people, 16.18%)
- Lasix (455 people, 15.09%)
- Folic acid (367 people, 12.17%)
- Methotrexate (344 people, 11.41%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Prednisone, Cellcept, Prograf for a 39-year old man with Kidney Transplant Rejection. The patient has Tingling And Numbness In My Foot Every Time I Stand Up Across My Right Foot Just Started Is Getting Worse My Toes Feel Like Needles
- A study of drug interactions between Clonidine, Levothyroxine Sodium, Simvastatin, Losartan Potassium, Metoprolol Succinate, Furosemide, Prednisone, Neoral for a 71-year old man with High Blood Pressure, Thyroxine Decreased, High Blood Cholesterol, Duretic, Anti Rejection, Suppress Immune System.
- A study of side effects of Prednisone for a 62-year old woman with Sudden Hearing Loss. The patient has Headache
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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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