Prednisone and Increased appetite - from FDA reports


Summary

Increased appetite 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 Celebrex, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Increased appetite with Prednisone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 239,595 people who have side effects when taking Prednisone from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 19, 2017

239,595 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 436 people (0.18%) have Increased Appetite


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prednisone cause Increased appetite?

Time on Prednisone when people have Increased Appetite *:

  • < 1 month: 66.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 6.67 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 6.67 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.67 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 13.33 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Increased Appetite when taking Prednisone *:

  • female: 71.1 %
  • male: 28.9 %

Age of people who have Increased Appetite when taking Prednisone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.3 %
  • 10-19: 2.61 %
  • 20-29: 6.51 %
  • 30-39: 5.86 %
  • 40-49: 11.4 %
  • 50-59: 23.13 %
  • 60+: 49.19 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (77 people, 17.66%)
  • High Blood Pressure (46 people, 10.55%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (44 people, 10.09%)
  • Depression (40 people, 9.17%)
  • Osteoporosis (38 people, 8.72%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Celebrex (54 people, 12.39%)
  • Humira (43 people, 9.86%)
  • Neurontin (41 people, 9.40%)
  • Aspirin (41 people, 9.40%)
  • Fosamax (38 people, 8.72%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weight Increased (209 people, 47.94%)
  • Fatigue (138 people, 31.65%)
  • Nausea (93 people, 21.33%)
  • Diarrhea (87 people, 19.95%)
  • Pain (81 people, 18.58%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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