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Review: could Prednisone cause Kidney infection?

Summary: Kidney infection could be caused by Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Prednisone tab, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.

We study 146,427 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 246 have Kidney infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney infection and more.

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Prednisone

Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,701 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

Kidney infection

Kidney infection (latest reports from 28,031 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 146,568 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 246 people (0.17%) have Kidney Infection. They amount to 0.88% of all the 27,927 people who have Kidney Infection on eHealthMe.

Trend of Kidney infection in Prednisone reports

Time on Prednisone when people have Kidney infection * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Kidney infection32.14%53.57%3.57%7.14%3.57%0.00%0.00%

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

FemaleMale
Kidney infection91.25%8.75%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Kidney infection0.00%0.00%8.70%1.19%8.30%20.55%17.39%43.87%

Severity of Kidney infection when taking Prednisone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Kidney infection0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Kidney infection ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Kidney infection0.00%100.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (80 people, 32.52%)
  2. Pain (49 people, 19.92%)
  3. Osteoporosis (41 people, 16.67%)
  4. Hypertension (28 people, 11.38%)
  5. Colitis ulcerative (16 people, 6.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Prednisone tab (97 people, 39.43%)
  2. Methotrexate (82 people, 33.33%)
  3. Humira (78 people, 31.71%)
  4. Omeprazole (41 people, 16.67%)
  5. Aspirin (35 people, 14.23%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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