Related topic: Prednisone, Erectile dysfunction
Review: could Prednisone cause Erectile dysfunction?
Summary: Erectile dysfunction could be caused by Prednisone, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Aspirin, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 146,427 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 364 have Erectile dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Erectile dysfunction and more.
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Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,701 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Erectile dysfunction (latest reports from 132,543 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, hair loss.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 146,568 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 380 people (0.26%) have Erectile Dysfunction. They amount to 0.30% of all the 128,209 people who have Erectile Dysfunction on eHealthMe.
Time on Prednisone when people have Erectile dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Erectile dysfunction||4.00%||16.00%||0.00%||0.00%||36.00%||12.00%||32.00% |
Gender of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Prednisone * :
|Erectile dysfunction||7.04%||92.96% |
Age of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Prednisone * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||1.20%||2.71%||7.23%||23.49%||33.43%||31.93% |
Severity of Erectile dysfunction when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Erectile dysfunction||7.14%||21.43%||64.29%||7.14% |
How people recovered from Erectile dysfunction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (75 people, 19.74%)
- Osteoporosis (33 people, 8.68%)
- Metastases to bone (33 people, 8.68%)
- Pain (29 people, 7.63%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (24 people, 6.32%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (150 people, 39.47%)
- Zometa (147 people, 38.68%)
- Aredia (107 people, 28.16%)
- Prednisone tab (106 people, 27.89%)
- Ativan (91 people, 23.95%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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