Review: could Prednisone cause Fainting?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 6, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 146,485 people who take Prednisone. Among them, 1,680 have Fainting. See who they are, when they have Fainting and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,621 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis, asthma. Commonly reported side effects of Prednisone include fever, nausea aggravated, nausea, weakness, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Fainting (loss of consciousness and postural tone) (latest reports from 307,880 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 146,485 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 1,680 people (1.15%) have Fainting.
Time on Prednisone when people have Fainting * :
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Age of people who have Fainting when taking Prednisone * :
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How people recovered from Fainting ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (183 people, 10.89%)
- Multiple myeloma (141 people, 8.39%)
- Osteoporosis (139 people, 8.27%)
- Pain (134 people, 7.98%)
- Hypertension (126 people, 7.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (443 people, 26.37%)
- Prednisone tab (435 people, 25.89%)
- Zometa (245 people, 14.58%)
- Lasix (241 people, 14.35%)
- Coumadin (211 people, 12.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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