Review: could Prednisone cause Hot flashes?
We study 146,589 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 12 have Hot flashes. Find out below who they are, when they have Hot flashes and more.
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Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,918 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Hot Flashes (latest reports from 1,762 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol, hypothyroidism.
On Sep, 10, 2014: 146,589 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 12 people (0.01%) have Hot Flashes.
Time on Prednisone when people have Hot flashes * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hot flashes||41.67%||0.00%||16.67%||0.00%||8.33%||16.67%||16.67% |
Gender of people who have Hot flashes when taking Prednisone * :
|Hot flashes||91.67%||8.33% |
Age of people who have Hot flashes when taking Prednisone * :
|Hot flashes||0.00%||0.00%||8.33%||8.33%||33.33%||16.67%||25.00%||8.33% |
Severity of Hot flashes when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hot flashes||8.33%||75.00%||16.67%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hot flashes ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Hot flashes||20.00%||20.00%||60.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (3 people, 25.00%)
- Hypothyroidism (2 people, 16.67%)
- Allergic cough (2 people, 16.67%)
- Thyroid disorder (1 people, 8.33%)
- Depression (1 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Synthroid (2 people, 16.67%)
- Folic acid (2 people, 16.67%)
- Methotrexate (2 people, 16.67%)
- Alprazolam (1 people, 8.33%)
- Percocet (1 people, 8.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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