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Review: could Prednisone cause Increased appetite (Appetite - increased)?

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 Prednisone tab, and have Depression.

We study 146,660 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 245 have Increased appetite. Find out below who they are, when they have Increased appetite 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.

Trend of prednisone reports

Increased appetite

Increased appetite (increased appetite is when you want to eat much more often or in larger quantities than your body requires) (latest reports from 59,613 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder.

Trend of Increased appetite reports

On Oct, 26, 2014: 146,660 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 245 people (0.17%) have Increased Appetite.

Trend of Increased appetite in Prednisone reports

Time on Prednisone when people have Increased appetite * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Increased appetite66.67%7.41%7.41%3.70%11.11%0.00%3.70%

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

FemaleMale
Increased appetite73.93%26.07%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Increased appetite0.00%0.52%2.08%7.29%5.73%15.10%20.83%48.44%

Severity of Increased appetite when taking Prednisone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Increased appetite0.00%25.00%75.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Increased appetite ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (45 people, 18.37%)
  2. Hypertension (41 people, 16.73%)
  3. Osteoporosis (38 people, 15.51%)
  4. Rheumatoid arthritis (36 people, 14.69%)
  5. Pain (29 people, 11.84%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Prednisone tab (78 people, 31.84%)
  2. Aspirin (50 people, 20.41%)
  3. Neurontin (50 people, 20.41%)
  4. Celebrex (50 people, 20.41%)
  5. Oxycontin (39 people, 15.92%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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