Could Prednisone cause Mania - from FDA reports
Mania 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 Neurontin, and have Osteoporosis . We study 225,259 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA. Among them, 207 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 Prednisone 231,635 users)
Mania (a state of abnormally elevated or irritable mood) has been reported by people with bipolar disorder, depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, bipolar i disorder (latest reports from 14,551 Mania patients).
On Dec, 28, 2016
225,259 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 207 people (0.09%) have Mania
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prednisone when people have Mania *:
- < 1 month: 61.54 %
- 1 - 6 months: 26.92 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.69 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.85 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Mania when taking Prednisone *:
- female: 55.56 %
- male: 44.44 %
Age of people who have Mania when taking Prednisone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 2.23 %
- 20-29: 5.03 %
- 30-39: 10.61 %
- 40-49: 13.97 %
- 50-59: 27.93 %
- 60+: 40.22 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (18 people, 8.70%)
- Osteoporosis (18 people, 8.70%)
- Stress And Anxiety (17 people, 8.21%)
- Prostate Cancer (15 people, 7.25%)
- Depression (13 people, 6.28%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Viagra (20 people, 9.66%)
- Neurontin (20 people, 9.66%)
- Lorazepam (19 people, 9.18%)
- Percocet (17 people, 8.21%)
- Cymbalta (17 people, 8.21%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (50 people, 24.15%)
- Insomnia (39 people, 18.84%)
- Weight Decreased (34 people, 16.43%)
- Nausea (31 people, 14.98%)
- Agitation (27 people, 13.04%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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