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Review: could Prednisone cause Erection problems?

Summary: Erection problems is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, also take medication Aspirin, and have Multiple myeloma. We study 146,827 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 367 have Erection problems. Find out below who they are, when they have Erection problems and more.

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Prednisone

Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 150,165 Prednisone users)

Erection problems

Erection problems has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain, hair loss. (latest reports from 31,506 Erection problems patients)

On May, 9, 2015: 146,827 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 367 people (0.25%) have Erection Problems.

Trend of Erection problems in Prednisone reports

Time on Prednisone when people have Erection problems * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Erection problems3.85%15.38%3.85%0.00%26.92%15.38%34.62%

Gender of people who have Erection problems when taking Prednisone * :

FemaleMale
Erection problems6.77%93.23%

Age of people who have Erection problems when taking Prednisone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Erection problems0.00%0.00%0.93%1.87%5.92%23.99%34.27%33.02%

Severity of Erection problems when taking Prednisone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Erection problems5.88%17.65%70.59%5.88%

How people recovered from Erection problems ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Erection problems0.00%8.33%91.67%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (75 people, 20.44%)
  2. Metastases to bone (33 people, 8.99%)
  3. Osteoporosis (33 people, 8.99%)
  4. Pain (29 people, 7.90%)
  5. Rheumatoid arthritis (24 people, 6.54%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (150 people, 40.87%)
  2. Zometa (147 people, 40.05%)
  3. Aredia (107 people, 29.16%)
  4. Prednisone tab (102 people, 27.79%)
  5. Viagra (90 people, 24.52%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • MSIR 30mg 3X daily, PREDNISONE 10mg 1X daily. This regimen works well, minimal pain and maximum flexibility. Not particularly pleased with drug dependency but what the hell it works.

    Reply

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • taking prednisone 10 mg tabs off and on over last 3 to 4 months and was helping tremendously with pain, until most recently when I began taking it again at 10 mg about 10 days ago, not as much relief of joint pain at first, now none, and my WBC is 19,000....prior to prednisone was normal.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • I have been using the listed above drugs, but recently have been feeling apathy towards sex. I feel some desire and when its time I am hindered by the sensation that I have to urinate or defecate but cannot, and thus I feel the the initial erection but cannot maintain the erection.

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