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Review: could Prednisone cause Embolic stroke?
We study 146,589 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 42 have Embolic stroke. Find out below who they are, when they have Embolic stroke and more.
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Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,937 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Embolic stroke (stroke due to obstruction due to an embolus) (latest reports from 6,889 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, birth control, stroke, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Sep, 18, 2014: 146,589 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 42 people (0.03%) have Embolic Stroke.
Time on Prednisone when people have Embolic stroke * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Embolic stroke||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||66.67%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Embolic stroke when taking Prednisone * :
|Embolic stroke||64.00%||36.00% |
Age of people who have Embolic stroke when taking Prednisone * :
|Embolic stroke||0.00%||0.00%||4.76%||0.00%||7.14%||11.90%||14.29%||61.90% |
Severity of Embolic stroke when taking Prednisone ** :
How people recovered from Embolic stroke ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (10 people, 23.81%)
- Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (8 people, 19.05%)
- Hypertension (6 people, 14.29%)
- Cardiac failure congestive (5 people, 11.90%)
- Asthma (5 people, 11.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone tab (21 people, 50.00%)
- Lisinopril (13 people, 30.95%)
- Aspirin (11 people, 26.19%)
- Calcium (11 people, 26.19%)
- Potassium chloride (10 people, 23.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (4 days ago):
I went to a Rheumatologist and he said I have Hashimoto disease and said its not serious enough to take meds for. The test is - Thyroid Peroxidase Antiboties - my number is 363. It says that is should be <9. I was wondering if these medications I am on could be causing abnormal reading. I do have severe inflammation due to serious injuries.
matypoe on Aug, 28, 2014:
Please get treated! Go to a functional medicine doctor...those antibodies are way too high, no matter what the root cause...pick up the book Stop the Thyroid Madness, as well as The Root Cause by Isabela Wentz. Also check out Mary Shomon. There are FB Support Groups as well, including Hashimoto's 411, For Thyroid Patients Only, several others to find information and support, where we are all Hashi's sufferers. Please be your own best advocate and get to the right doctor (not an endo despite what you may have been led to believe) who will actually help you! I am a long time Hashimoto's patient, trust me!
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Just started prednisone 12 hrs ago
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