Review: could Prednisone cause Nocturia?


Summary

Nocturia is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 107,595 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 187 have Nocturia. Find out below who they are, when they have Nocturia and more.

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Prednisone

Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 147,040 users)

Nocturia

Nocturia (the need to get up in the night to urinate) has been reported by people with constipation, dry mouth, confusional state, drowsiness, gait disturbance (latest reports from 4,951 Nocturia patients).

On Jul, 30, 2016

107,595 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 187 people (0.17%) have Nocturia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prednisone cause Nocturia?

Time on Prednisone when people have Nocturia *:

  • < 1 month: 22.22 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 55.56 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 22.22 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Nocturia when taking Prednisone *:

  • female: 47.59 %
  • male: 52.41 %

Age of people who have Nocturia when taking Prednisone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.81 %
  • 20-29: 1.81 %
  • 30-39: 5.42 %
  • 40-49: 4.82 %
  • 50-59: 19.88 %
  • 60+: 66.27 %

Severity if Nocturia when taking Prednisone **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 66.67 %
  • severe: 33.33 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Nocturia **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (29 people)
  • Osteoporosis (21 people)
  • Hypertension (14 people)
  • Menopause (11 people)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (10 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (68 people)
  • Aredia (60 people)
  • Prilosec (55 people)
  • Aspirin (52 people)
  • Fosamax (43 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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