Review: could Prednisone cause Euphoric mood?
Summary: Euphoric mood 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 Vascular dementia. We study 146,827 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 48 have Euphoric mood. Find out below who they are, when they have Euphoric mood and more.
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Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 150,165 Prednisone users)
Euphoric mood (excessively happy but may become angry or irritable) has been reported by people with pain, depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, fibromyalgia. (latest reports from 4,450 Euphoric mood patients)
On May, 11, 2015: 146,827 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 48 people (0.03%) have Euphoric Mood.
Time on Prednisone when people have Euphoric mood * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Euphoric mood||66.67%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Euphoric mood when taking Prednisone * :
|Euphoric mood||46.97%||53.03% |
Age of people who have Euphoric mood when taking Prednisone * :
|Euphoric mood||0.00%||3.57%||3.57%||8.93%||7.14%||7.14%||12.50%||57.14% |
Severity of Euphoric mood when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Euphoric mood||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Euphoric mood ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Euphoric mood||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Vascular dementia (8 people, 16.67%)
- Haemorrhoids (4 people, 8.33%)
- Prostate cancer (4 people, 8.33%)
- Flushing (4 people, 8.33%)
- Colitis ulcerative (4 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone tab (19 people, 39.58%)
- Methotrexate (15 people, 31.25%)
- Diazepam (11 people, 22.92%)
- Metoprolol tartrate (11 people, 22.92%)
- Nifedipine (9 people, 18.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (1 week 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.
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.
From this study (3 weeks ago):
My throat is filled with nasal drip , clear which makes me cough all the time. Been to the doctor 3 times and have been given allergy nose spray. Not helping. I have tried all meds for colds and allergies but to no avail no luck. Its hard enough to have RA and MS but I can't sleep due to the violent coughing...Oh and lungs are completely clear.
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