Review: could Prednisone cause Hip arthroplasty (Hip joint replacement)?
Summary: Hip arthroplasty 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 Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 146,792 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 248 have Hip arthroplasty. Find out below who they are, when they have Hip arthroplasty and more.
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Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 150,120 Prednisone users)
Hip arthroplasty has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 4,921 Hip arthroplasty patients)
On Feb, 6, 2015: 146,763 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 248 people (0.17%) have Hip Arthroplasty.
Time on Prednisone when people have Hip arthroplasty * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hip arthroplasty||52.63%||15.79%||5.26%||10.53%||10.53%||0.00%||5.26% |
Gender of people who have Hip arthroplasty when taking Prednisone * :
|Hip arthroplasty||64.84%||35.16% |
Age of people who have Hip arthroplasty when taking Prednisone * :
|Hip arthroplasty||0.00%||0.00%||0.87%||4.78%||9.57%||23.91%||23.48%||37.39% |
Severity of Hip arthroplasty when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hip arthroplasty||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
How people recovered from Hip arthroplasty ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Hip arthroplasty||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (67 people, 27.02%)
- Osteoporosis (54 people, 21.77%)
- Pain (33 people, 13.31%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (11 people, 4.44%)
- Multiple myeloma (11 people, 4.44%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (76 people, 30.65%)
- Prednisone tab (64 people, 25.81%)
- Folic acid (61 people, 24.60%)
- Zometa (55 people, 22.18%)
- Celebrex (52 people, 20.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (1 year ago):
I have been on predison for over 10 years. I need to know if taking this medicine is the cause of my bone promlems.
unknown on Feb, 3, 2014:
Prednisone for 10years you should have been told already that yes prednisone does effect your bones.
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