Review: could Prednisone cause Mania?
Summary: Mania is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prednisone tab, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 146,827 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 has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 150,145 Prednisone users)
Mania (a state of abnormally elevated or irritable mood) has been reported by people with bipolar disorder, depression, quit smoking, stress and anxiety, bipolar i disorder. (latest reports from 10,838 Mania patients)
On Apr, 28, 2015: 146,827 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 133 people (0.09%) have Mania.
Time on Prednisone when people have Mania * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Mania when taking Prednisone * :
Age of people who have Mania when taking Prednisone * :
Severity of Mania when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Prednisone for a 81-year old woman with COPD. The patient has Lumps In The Breasts
- A study of side effects of Prednisone for a 38-year old woman with Asthma. The patient has Heart Palpitations
- A study of drug interactions between Prednisone, Levaquin for a 56-year old woman with Walking Pneumonia, Pneumonia. The patient has Inflammatory Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Pred Forte, Methotrexate, Prednisone, Remicade for a 29-year old woman with Uveitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Glaucoma, Painful Red Eyes, Pain Inflammation Activated
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin D, Magnesium, Potassium Gluconate, Colace, Claritin, Budesonide, Perforomist, Albuterol Sulfate, Spiriva, Proair Hfa, Humalog Kwikpen, Xanax, Famotidine, Pantoprazole, Gabapentin, Warfarin Sodium, Prednisone, Amoxicillin, Tikosyn, Diltiazem Hydrochloride, Hydromorphone Hydrochloride for a 61-year old woman with Vitamin D Decreased, Vitamin K Decreased, Constipation, Allergic Sinusitis, Copd, Diabetes, Anxiety Disorder, Upset Stomach, Diabetic Nephropathy, Protein C Deficiency, Post-exposure, Atrial Flutter, Atrial Fibrillation/flutter, Pain. The patient has Rash Generalised, Itching, Hives, Urticaria
Recent Prednisone related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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