Prednisone and Kidney infection - from FDA reports


Summary

Kidney infection is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 225,259 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA. Among them, 409 have Kidney infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney infection and more.

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Prednisone

Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 231,679 users)

Kidney Infection

Kidney infection has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain (latest reports from 8,807 Kidney infection patients).

On Feb, 09, 2017

225,259 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 409 people (0.18%) have Kidney Infection


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prednisone cause Kidney infection?

Time on Prednisone when people have Kidney Infection *:

  • < 1 month: 29.17 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 50.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 12.5 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 4.17 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 4.17 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Kidney Infection when taking Prednisone *:

  • female: 88.25 %
  • male: 11.75 %

Age of people who have Kidney Infection when taking Prednisone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 3.69 %
  • 20-29: 4.31 %
  • 30-39: 10.77 %
  • 40-49: 13.54 %
  • 50-59: 26.15 %
  • 60+: 41.54 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (173 people, 42.30%)
  • Pain (61 people, 14.91%)
  • High Blood Pressure (43 people, 10.51%)
  • Osteoporosis (40 people, 9.78%)
  • Crohn's Disease (23 people, 5.62%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Methotrexate (110 people, 26.89%)
  • Humira (101 people, 24.69%)
  • Plaquenil (43 people, 10.51%)
  • Omeprazole (39 people, 9.54%)
  • Enbrel (39 people, 9.54%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Urinary Tract Infection (125 people, 30.56%)
  • Headache (69 people, 16.87%)
  • Nausea (59 people, 14.43%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (55 people, 13.45%)
  • Pneumonia (49 people, 11.98%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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