Review: could Prednisone cause Knee joint replacement?
Summary: Knee joint replacement is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 146,763 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 259 have Knee joint replacement. Find out below who they are, when they have Knee joint replacement and more.
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Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 150,083 Prednisone users)
Knee joint replacement
Knee joint replacement has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, arthritis. (latest reports from 6,178 Knee joint replacement patients)
On Jan, 18, 2015: 146,707 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 259 people (0.18%) have Knee Joint Replacement.
Time on Prednisone when people have Knee joint replacement * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Knee joint replacement||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Gender of people who have Knee joint replacement when taking Prednisone * :
|Knee joint replacement||75.84%||24.16% |
Age of people who have Knee joint replacement when taking Prednisone * :
|Knee joint replacement||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.53%||3.74%||13.90%||24.60%||57.22% |
Severity of Knee joint replacement when taking Prednisone ** :
How people recovered from Knee joint replacement ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (133 people, 51.35%)
- Osteoporosis (33 people, 12.74%)
- Pain (24 people, 9.27%)
- Hypertension (23 people, 8.88%)
- Muscle spasms (12 people, 4.63%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (97 people, 37.45%)
- Prednisone tab (81 people, 31.27%)
- Enbrel (77 people, 29.73%)
- Humira (67 people, 25.87%)
- Folic acid (52 people, 20.08%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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bubbaonthetable on Jan, 26, 2015:
60 yer old healthy white male all vitals and blood work have always been in normal ranges ,
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