Review: could Prednisone cause Mania?
We study 146,553 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 133 have Mania. Find out below who they are, when they have Mania and more.
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Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,861 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Mania (a state of abnormally elevated or irritable mood) (latest reports from 53,208 patients) has been reported by people with bipolar disorder, depression, quit smoking, stress and anxiety, bipolar i disorder.
On Jul, 18, 2014: 146,523 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 133 people (0.09%) have Mania. They amount to 0.25% of all the 53,171 people who have Mania on eHealthMe.
Time on Prednisone when people have Mania * :
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How people recovered from Mania ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (16 people, 12.03%)
- Anxiety (14 people, 10.53%)
- Prostate cancer (11 people, 8.27%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (10 people, 7.52%)
- Hypertension (8 people, 6.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone tab (49 people, 36.84%)
- Viagra (37 people, 27.82%)
- Lorazepam (30 people, 22.56%)
- Alprazolam (29 people, 21.80%)
- Amoxicillin (27 people, 20.30%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Corinne on Mar, 14, 2013:
As it turns out I am
69, female, suffering from COPD.
With all do respect, I am at a point now where my
Concerned doctor is trying very hard to control
my COPD, if that means trying things out of the
ordinary, all I want to do is breath for two
full months at a time. All kinds of puffers right
now, prednasone off and on,and theophylline,apo-theo-la, spiriva, do not qualify yet for oxygen, however a future possability, wear a mask outdoors in the winter, summer is ok. be optomistic, live
one day at a time (AA philosophy program which works for me) and spread little bits of joy.
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