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Review: could Prednisone cause Immune system disorder?

Summary: Immune system disorder is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Prednisone tab, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.

We study 146,686 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 227 have Immune system disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Immune system disorder and more.

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Prednisone

Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,999 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

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Immune system disorder

Immune system disorder (latest reports from 3,478 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c.

Trend of Immune system disorder reports

On Oct, 30, 2014: 146,660 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 227 people (0.15%) have Immune System Disorder.

Trend of Immune system disorder in Prednisone reports

Time on Prednisone when people have Immune system disorder * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Immune system disorder26.32%10.53%5.26%5.26%52.63%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Immune system disorder when taking Prednisone * :

FemaleMale
Immune system disorder70.25%29.75%

Age of people who have Immune system disorder when taking Prednisone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Immune system disorder0.00%1.04%0.52%2.59%9.33%16.06%21.24%49.22%

Severity of Immune system disorder when taking Prednisone ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Immune system disorder ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (73 people, 32.16%)
  2. Osteoporosis (35 people, 15.42%)
  3. Pain (14 people, 6.17%)
  4. Fibromyalgia (9 people, 3.96%)
  5. Crohn's disease (8 people, 3.52%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Prednisone tab (65 people, 28.63%)
  2. Methotrexate (58 people, 25.55%)
  3. Folic acid (44 people, 19.38%)
  4. Fosamax (36 people, 15.86%)
  5. Enbrel (34 people, 14.98%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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