Review: Insomnia in Prednisone
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 3, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Insomnia by studying 140,319 people who take Prednisone. We analyze: the time on Prednisone when people have Insomnia, gender and age of these people, the severity of Insomnia, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Prednisone. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Prednisone (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is used in rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, polymyalgia rheumatica, inflammation, arthritis. Commonly reported side effects of Prednisone include fever, nausea, nausea aggravated, weakness, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Insomnia (sleeplessness) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, pain, stress and anxiety.
On Nov, 27, 2013: 140,252 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 2,416 people (1.72%) have Insomnia.
Time on Prednisone when people have Insomnia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Prednisone * :
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Prednisone * :
Severity of Insomnia when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Insomnia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (299 people, 12.38%)
- Pain (262 people, 10.84%)
- Osteoporosis (215 people, 8.90%)
- Product used for unknown indication (189 people, 7.82%)
- Depression (178 people, 7.37%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone tab (605 people, 25.04%)
- Aspirin (386 people, 15.98%)
- Ambien (360 people, 14.90%)
- Zometa (340 people, 14.07%)
- Folic acid (325 people, 13.45%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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