Review: could Prednisone cause Frequent Urination?


Summary

Frequent urination is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cephalexin, and have Allergies . We study 139,327 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 11 have Frequent urination. Find out below who they are, when they have Frequent urination and more.

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Prednisone

Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 176,486 users)

Frequent Urination

Frequent urination (latest reports from 608 Frequent urination patients).

On Aug, 31, 2016

139,327 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 11 people (0.01%) have Frequent Urination


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prednisone cause Frequent urination?

Time on Prednisone when people have Frequent Urination *:

  • < 1 month: 62.5 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 25.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 12.5 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Frequent Urination when taking Prednisone *:

  • female: 63.64 %
  • male: 36.36 %

Age of people who have Frequent Urination when taking Prednisone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 9.09 %
  • 20-29: 9.09 %
  • 30-39: 9.09 %
  • 40-49: 18.18 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 54.55 %

Severity if Frequent Urination when taking Prednisone **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 55.56 %
  • severe: 33.33 %
  • most severe: 11.11 %

How people recovered from Frequent Urination **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 25 %
  • not yet: 75 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Allergies (9 people, 81.82%)
  • Bronchitis Acute (5 people, 45.45%)
  • Pain (2 people, 18.18%)
  • Acute Bronchitis (2 people, 18.18%)
  • Herpes Zoster (1 person, 9.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Cephalexin (2 people, 18.18%)
  • Pulmicort Flexhaler (1 person, 9.09%)
  • Lisinopril (1 person, 9.09%)
  • Humira (1 person, 9.09%)
  • Effexor Xr (1 person, 9.09%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Tiredness (1 person, 9.09%)
  • Sweating Increased (1 person, 9.09%)
  • Stools - Bloody (1 person, 9.09%)
  • Shaking Palsy (1 person, 9.09%)
  • Pink Face/chest (1 person, 9.09%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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