Who have Impotence with Prednisone?


Summary

Impotence is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 139,361 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 310 have Impotence. Find out below who they are, when they have Impotence and more.

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Prednisone

Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 231,601 users)

Impotence

Impotence (powerlessness) has been reported by people with erection problems, hair loss, androgenetic alopecia, depression, high blood pressure (latest reports from 48,742 Impotence patients).

On Nov, 19, 2016

139,361 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 310 people (0.22%) have Impotence


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prednisone cause Impotence?

Time on Prednisone when people have Impotence *:

  • < 1 month: 6.45 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 22.58 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 3.23 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 29.03 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 12.9 %
  • 10+ years: 25.81 %

Gender of people who have Impotence when taking Prednisone *:

  • female: 10.1 %
  • male: 89.9 %

Age of people who have Impotence when taking Prednisone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.4 %
  • 10-19: 1.21 %
  • 20-29: 2.82 %
  • 30-39: 6.45 %
  • 40-49: 22.18 %
  • 50-59: 33.87 %
  • 60+: 33.06 %

Severity of Impotence **:

  • least: 5.26 %
  • moderate: 21.05 %
  • severe: 63.16 %
  • most severe: 10.53 %

How people recovered from Impotence **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 6.67 %
  • not yet: 93.33 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (121 people, 39.03%)
  • Aredia (85 people, 27.42%)
  • Aspirin (71 people, 22.90%)
  • Ativan (64 people, 20.65%)
  • Lipitor (63 people, 20.32%)

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Prednisone, learn more )

Potential co-existing conditions

  • Metastases To Bone (34 people, 10.97%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (31 people, 10.00%)
  • Osteoporosis (27 people, 8.71%)
  • Prostate Cancer (20 people, 6.45%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Pain (150 people, 48.39%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (132 people, 42.58%)
  • Fatigue (129 people, 41.61%)
  • Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (121 people, 39.03%)
  • Back Pain (120 people, 38.71%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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