Death is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Vincristine, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 135,586 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,065 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 Prednisone 169,045 users)
Death has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, itching, drowsiness, insomnia, malaise (latest reports from 238,485 Death patients).
On Aug, 24, 2016
135,586 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 3,065 people (2.26%) have Death
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** Reports from social media are used.
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