Prednisone and Loss of taste - from FDA reports
Loss of taste is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Loss of taste with Prednisone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 239,595 people who have side effects when taking Prednisone from FDA, and is updated regularly.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On Apr, 21, 2017
239,595 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 1,034 people (0.43%) have Loss Of Taste
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prednisone when people have Loss Of Taste *:
- < 1 month: 50.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.42 %
- 6 - 12 months: 18.42 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.63 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10.53 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Loss Of Taste when taking Prednisone *:
- female: 65.62 %
- male: 34.38 %
Age of people who have Loss Of Taste when taking Prednisone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.71 %
- 10-19: 0.35 %
- 20-29: 1.88 %
- 30-39: 5.65 %
- 40-49: 11.31 %
- 50-59: 19.67 %
- 60+: 60.42 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (168 people, 16.25%)
- Multiple Myeloma (80 people, 7.74%)
- High Blood Pressure (63 people, 6.09%)
- Breast Cancer (58 people, 5.61%)
- Osteoporosis (57 people, 5.51%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (173 people, 16.73%)
- Aredia (139 people, 13.44%)
- Prilosec (106 people, 10.25%)
- Nexium (106 people, 10.25%)
- Lasix (105 people, 10.15%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Decreased (254 people, 24.56%)
- Nausea (253 people, 24.47%)
- Pain (244 people, 23.60%)
- Fatigue (220 people, 21.28%)
- Stress And Anxiety (197 people, 19.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Do you have Loss of taste when taking Prednisone?
Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 246,143 users)
Loss Of Taste
Loss of taste has been reported by people with insomnia, hepatitis c, high blood pressure (latest reports from 43,425 Loss of taste patients).
Browse all side effects of Prednisonea b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with Loss of tasteLoss of taste
Could your condition cause Loss of tasteLoss of taste
What would happen?
Can you answer these questions?
I had cough, runny nose and slight fever a week back. So after 2 days I took Benadryl. One day after taking Benadryl I noticed loss of smell and most of the taste (can't notice much other than sweet......I don't notice even very spicy food now.) Since 3 days I am trying steam, salt water ...
I'm taking 3 steroids a day plus 200mg tegretol a day over a week now I feel upset trouble to move my kefs an plenty spasm starting chemotherapy Wednesday will these symptoms ware off an do I stop take the tegretol when I start the chemotherapy
You may be interested in these reviews
Hello, How is everyone doing? Im new to the group cause im looking to find some answers because ive yet to find, Ive been dealing with some type of adrenal insufficiency for several years now and cant seem to get healthy know matter what i try, Ive done the vitamins, glandulars, and even ...
HELLO MY NAME IS DIANE I HAVE BEEN ON PREDNISILONE FOR OVER 43 YRS TAKING IT EVERYDAY NONE STOP I DID NOT KNOW TILL RECENTLY THAT HAVING THE STERIODS LIKE THIS WOULD HAVE A GREAT IMPACT ON MY LIFE TODAY I STARTED BLACK COHOSH TO SEE IF IT WILL HELP ME WITH LOW MOOD IN MYSELF.....I WAS IN A ...
New to the group and have been going nuts trying to figure out why I had lost my sense of taste. A few months ago my pain management doc recommended it and it helps me get to sleep. I did a Google search on it and loss of taste, and boom! How long from when I stop taking it until my sense of ...
Need help with a issue, I have been on Omeprazole for several years, I was changed over to the generic due to insurance purposes, but recently I have been taking it and have experienced this HORRIBLE metallic taste in my mouth , any suggestions and will it go away?
I have been taking omeprazole for almost 6 years, in the last 3 years, I was changed to Esomeprazole and not had a problem at all , then just recently I have developed this AWFUL metallic taste, any ideas or information from others would be appreciated :)