Review: could Prednisone cause Intestinal obstruction?
We study 146,553 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 878 have Intestinal obstruction. Find out below who they are, when they have Intestinal obstruction and more.
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Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,861 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Intestinal obstruction (latest reports from 108,331 patients) has been reported by people with crohn's disease, acne, high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis.
On Jul, 16, 2014: 146,523 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 878 people (0.60%) have Intestinal Obstruction. They amount to 0.81% of all the 108,360 people who have Intestinal Obstruction on eHealthMe.
Time on Prednisone when people have Intestinal obstruction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Intestinal obstruction||28.57%||33.93%||8.93%||0.00%||14.29%||0.00%||14.29% |
Gender of people who have Intestinal obstruction when taking Prednisone * :
|Intestinal obstruction||56.92%||43.08% |
Age of people who have Intestinal obstruction when taking Prednisone * :
|Intestinal obstruction||0.36%||0.83%||6.99%||9.24%||11.02%||12.44%||18.96%||40.17% |
Severity of Intestinal obstruction when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Intestinal obstruction||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Intestinal obstruction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Intestinal obstruction||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Crohn's disease (206 people, 23.46%)
- Multiple myeloma (94 people, 10.71%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (79 people, 9.00%)
- Osteoporosis (51 people, 5.81%)
- Pain (48 people, 5.47%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone tab (235 people, 26.77%)
- Humira (176 people, 20.05%)
- Methotrexate (118 people, 13.44%)
- Folic acid (117 people, 13.33%)
- Zometa (113 people, 12.87%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I was on a combination of Depakote ER, Birth control, and Prednisone and gained 40lbs in a matter of two months. I went from being a normal weight of 125 at 5'3" to 165 plus. The symptom that was the worst was that my size C breasts went from that to a DD and now a DDD. It is very uncomfortable and I have back problems so that does not help.
I found info at one time that said the birth control tricks your body into thinking it is pregnant and then the Depakote ER expands your breasts in a reaction of the two meds. I need to know if one of these or two or all of these meds induced my larger breasts. Thank you!
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