Review: could Prednisone cause Feeling jittery?
Summary: Feeling jittery could be caused by Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Prednisone tab, and have Nervousness.
We study 146,410 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 192 have Feeling jittery. Find out below who they are, when they have Feeling jittery and more.
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On Apr, 9, 2014: 146,568 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 192 people (0.13%) have Feeling Jittery. They amount to 0.45% of all the 42,557 people who have Feeling Jittery on eHealthMe.
Time on Prednisone when people have Feeling jittery * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Feeling jittery||68.18%||27.27%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.55% |
Gender of people who have Feeling jittery when taking Prednisone * :
|Feeling jittery||61.47%||38.53% |
Age of people who have Feeling jittery when taking Prednisone * :
|Feeling jittery||0.00%||0.53%||1.07%||1.60%||6.95%||11.23%||20.32%||58.29% |
Severity of Feeling jittery when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Feeling jittery||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
How people recovered from Feeling jittery ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Feeling jittery||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Nervousness (26 people, 13.54%)
- Blood pressure (26 people, 13.54%)
- Feeling jittery (26 people, 13.54%)
- Fluid retention (26 people, 13.54%)
- Oedema (25 people, 13.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone tab (55 people, 28.65%)
- Lasix (53 people, 27.60%)
- Oxycontin (32 people, 16.67%)
- Toprol-xl (31 people, 16.15%)
- Prevacid (29 people, 15.10%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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