Review: Fluid retention in Prednisone
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 24, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.8/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Fluid retention by studying 140,319 people who take Prednisone. We analyze: the time on Prednisone when people have Fluid retention, gender and age of these people, the severity of Fluid retention, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Prednisone. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Prednisone (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is used in rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, polymyalgia rheumatica, inflammation, arthritis. Commonly reported side effects of Prednisone include fever, nausea, nausea aggravated, weakness, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Fluid retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, primary pulmonary hypertension, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, multiple sclerosis.
On Nov, 24, 2013: 140,252 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 508 people (0.36%) have Fluid Retention.
Time on Prednisone when people have Fluid retention * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Fluid retention||5.26%||36.84%||21.05%||15.79%||5.26%||0.00%||15.79% |
Gender of people who have Fluid retention when taking Prednisone * :
|Fluid retention||61.20%||38.80% |
Age of people who have Fluid retention when taking Prednisone * :
|Fluid retention||0.00%||0.43%||2.15%||3.22%||4.94%||15.45%||22.32%||51.50% |
Severity of Fluid retention when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Fluid retention||0.00%||33.33%||50.00%||16.67% |
How people recovered from Fluid retention ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Fluid retention||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (59 people, 11.61%)
- Fluid retention (36 people, 7.09%)
- Product used for unknown indication (33 people, 6.50%)
- Blood pressure (31 people, 6.10%)
- Prostate cancer metastatic (28 people, 5.51%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone tab (157 people, 30.91%)
- Lasix (130 people, 25.59%)
- Aspirin (90 people, 17.72%)
- Humira (62 people, 12.20%)
- Folic acid (60 people, 11.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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