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 Lorazepam, and have Osteoporosis . We study 139,368 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA. Among them, 120 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 231,601 users)
Mania (a state of abnormally elevated or irritable mood) has been reported by people with bipolar disorder, depression, stress and anxiety, bipolar i disorder, quit smoking (latest reports from 14,548 Mania patients).
On Nov, 27, 2016
139,368 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 120 people (0.09%) have Mania
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prednisone when people have Mania *:
- < 1 month: 66.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 11.11 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.56 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.11 %
- 2 - 5 years: 5.56 %
- 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: 1.85 %
- 20-29: 4.63 %
- 30-39: 12.96 %
- 40-49: 10.19 %
- 50-59: 34.26 %
- 60+: 36.11 %
Severity of Mania **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 0.0 %
- severe: 100 %
- most severe: 0.0 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (15 people, 12.50%)
- Lorazepam (15 people, 12.50%)
- Percocet (14 people, 11.67%)
- Alprazolam (14 people, 11.67%)
- Lyrica (13 people, 10.83%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Prednisone, learn more )
Potential co-existing conditions
- Prostate Cancer (11 people, 9.17%)
- Osteoporosis (11 people, 9.17%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (10 people, 8.33%)
- Depression (8 people, 6.67%)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (8 people, 6.67%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Depression (35 people, 29.17%)
- Insomnia (27 people, 22.50%)
- Weakness (19 people, 15.83%)
- Nausea (19 people, 15.83%)
- Agitation (19 people, 15.83%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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