Prednisone and Loose stools - from FDA reports


Summary

Loose stools is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Prilosec, and have Kidney transplant. This review analyzes which people have Loose stools with Prednisone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 247,408 people who have side effects when taking Prednisone from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 22, 2017

247,408 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 88 people (0.04%) have Loose stools


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prednisone cause Loose stools?

Time on Prednisone when people have Loose stools *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 100 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Loose stools when taking Prednisone *:

  • female: 60.92 %
  • male: 39.08 %

Age of people who have Loose stools when taking Prednisone *:

  • 0-1: 1.39 %
  • 2-9: 2.78 %
  • 10-19: 4.17 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 9.72 %
  • 40-49: 16.67 %
  • 50-59: 16.67 %
  • 60+: 48.61 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Kidney Transplant (4 people, 4.55%)
  • Heart Transplant (3 people, 3.41%)
  • Sinusitis - Chronic (2 people, 2.27%)
  • Osteopenia (2 people, 2.27%)
  • Gastritis (2 people, 2.27%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prilosec (17 people, 19.32%)
  • Neoral (12 people, 13.64%)
  • Arava (12 people, 13.64%)
  • Remicade (10 people, 11.36%)
  • Methotrexate (9 people, 10.23%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (26 people, 29.55%)
  • Weakness (20 people, 22.73%)
  • Fever (19 people, 21.59%)
  • Dehydration (19 people, 21.59%)
  • Fatigue (18 people, 20.45%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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