Could Prednisone cause Nocturia - from FDA reports
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 225,259 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA. Among them, 317 have Nocturia. Find out below who they are, when they have Nocturia 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)
Nocturia (the need to get up in the night to urinate) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, enlarged prostate, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 7,695 Nocturia patients).
On Dec, 22, 2016
225,259 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 317 people (0.14%) have Nocturia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prednisone when people have Nocturia *:
- < 1 month: 20 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 60 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 20 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Nocturia when taking Prednisone *:
- female: 45.98 %
- male: 54.02 %
Age of people who have Nocturia when taking Prednisone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 2.29 %
- 20-29: 1.15 %
- 30-39: 5.34 %
- 40-49: 6.87 %
- 50-59: 22.14 %
- 60+: 62.21 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (51 people, 16.09%)
- Osteoporosis (41 people, 12.93%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (30 people, 9.46%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (25 people, 7.89%)
- High Blood Pressure (22 people, 6.94%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (112 people, 35.33%)
- Aredia (93 people, 29.34%)
- Aspirin (81 people, 25.55%)
- Prilosec (73 people, 23.03%)
- Fosamax (64 people, 20.19%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (149 people, 47.00%)
- Stress And Anxiety (132 people, 41.64%)
- Depression (127 people, 40.06%)
- Fall (123 people, 38.80%)
- Back Pain (123 people, 38.80%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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