Review: could Prednisone cause Exaggerated Startle Response?


Exaggerated startle response is reported only by a few people who take Prednisone. We study 139,344 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Exaggerated startle response. Find out below who they are, when they have Exaggerated startle response and more.

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Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 231,568 users)

Exaggerated Startle Response

Exaggerated startle response has been reported by people with depression, atrial fibrillation/flutter, quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 104 Exaggerated startle response patients).

On Oct, 16, 2016

139,344 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 3 people (0.0%) have Exaggerated Startle Response

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prednisone cause Exaggerated startle response?

Gender of people who have Exaggerated Startle Response when taking Prednisone *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Exaggerated Startle Response when taking Prednisone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 100 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Voltarine (3 people, 100.00%)
  • Symbicort (3 people, 100.00%)
  • Fiorinal (3 people, 100.00%)
  • Estrace (3 people, 100.00%)
  • Diflucan (3 people, 100.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weight Decreased (3 people, 100.00%)
  • Heart Rate Increased (3 people, 100.00%)
  • Gait Disturbance (3 people, 100.00%)
  • Flank Pain (3 people, 100.00%)
  • Decreased Appetite (3 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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