Review: could Prednisone cause Foot, leg, and ankle swelling?
We study 146,540 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 20 have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling. Find out below who they are, when they have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling and more.
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Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,848 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Foot, leg, and ankle swelling
Foot, leg, and ankle swelling (latest reports from 4,072 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, pain.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 146,523 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 20 people (0.01%) have Foot, Leg, And Ankle Swelling. They amount to 0.50% of all the 4,010 people who have Foot, Leg, And Ankle Swelling on eHealthMe.
Time on Prednisone when people have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||11.11%||11.11%||0.00%||22.22%||16.67%||27.78%||11.11% |
Gender of people who have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling when taking Prednisone * :
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||75.00%||25.00% |
Age of people who have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling when taking Prednisone * :
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||15.00%||0.00%||20.00%||40.00%||25.00% |
Severity of Foot, leg, and ankle swelling when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||10.00%||30.00%||55.00%||5.00% |
How people recovered from Foot, leg, and ankle swelling ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||0.00%||27.78%||72.22% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Asthma (3 people, 15.00%)
- Crohn's disease (3 people, 15.00%)
- Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs (3 people, 15.00%)
- Depression (2 people, 10.00%)
- Thyroid disorder (2 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin d (3 people, 15.00%)
- Cymbalta (3 people, 15.00%)
- Lasix (3 people, 15.00%)
- Protonix (3 people, 15.00%)
- Naproxen (2 people, 10.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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