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Review: could Prednisone cause Fibroids (Uterine fibroids)?
We study 146,660 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 40 have Fibroids. Find out below who they are, when they have Fibroids and more.
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Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,968 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Fibroids (non cancerous tumour of muscle layer) (latest reports from 4,311 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, breast cancer, birth control, osteoporosis.
On Oct, 25, 2014: 146,589 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 40 people (0.03%) have Fibroids.
Time on Prednisone when people have Fibroids * :
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Gender of people who have Fibroids when taking Prednisone * :
Age of people who have Fibroids when taking Prednisone * :
Severity of Fibroids when taking Prednisone ** :
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How people recovered from Fibroids ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (12 people, 30.00%)
- Nausea (6 people, 15.00%)
- Arthralgia (5 people, 12.50%)
- Gastrointestinal haemorrhage (5 people, 12.50%)
- Cholangitis (5 people, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (12 people, 30.00%)
- Folic acid (11 people, 27.50%)
- Humira (10 people, 25.00%)
- Prednisone tab (9 people, 22.50%)
- Remicade (8 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Prednisone (prednisone) is often used for rheumatoid arthritis. Find out below the conditions Prednisone is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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