Pancreatitis 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 Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 139,349 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 641 have Pancreatitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Pancreatitis and more.
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Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 231,563 users)
Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, diabetes, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 36,321 Pancreatitis patients).
On Oct, 26, 2016
139,349 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 641 people (0.46%) have Pancreatitis
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** Reports from social media are used.
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I was diagnosed with acute pancreatitis after my liver, kidneys and pancreas were effected by an overdose. I was reading the list after about 3 weeks of severe pain in my upper stomach and feeling like my muscles were contorting and spasming. Every medication I am on is on this list. I don't know what to do and I am scared.
I have chronic gout for last five years. Tried everything nothing worked to help me with pain, but prednisone. I have it at 5mg a day and no side effects. I just started taking astragalus as well ,I understand that it will mitigate the immune suppressant quality of the prednisone but will it stop the anti inflamatory quality of the pred? That is what I depend on
I am experiencing fatigue, muscle cramps, and muscle and joint pain. I have read that others have experienced the same as a result of taking these medications together. Anybody else have a similar experience?
I've been on Cymbalta for eight+ years. I've complained to doctors, recently and previously, about pain in my mid upper abdomen. I've had two ultrasounds, some sort of other test where I drank some liquid and they watched with some sort of ???, and now I'm scheduled for an endoscopy. I'm ...
Hi all, I was on prednisone for 7 years treating polymyocitis and getting weaker. New doctor and new biopsy showed I didn't have it. Weaned off prednisone and lived through the most horrid withdrawal for about 6 weeks. No longer take it and find I am still weak if not weaker particularly below ...
I have chronic gout for last five years. Tried everything nothing worked to help me with pain, but prednisone. I have it at 5mg a day and no side effects. I just started taking astragalus as well ,I understand that it will mitigate the immune suppressant quality of the prednisone but will it ...
I was diagnosed with acute pancreatitis after my liver, kidneys and pancreas were effected by an overdose. I was reading the list after about 3 weeks of severe pain in my upper stomach and feeling like my muscles were contorting and spasming. Every medication I am on is on this list. I don't ...
while putting away our kayaks and outdoor furniture cushions in our shed, I was attacked by a swarm of wasps. I received about 6 stings from my hand to my feet. After 2 days my hand swelled up and the itching was unbearable. Went to urgent care and he prescribed Prednisone 10 mg. Is that too ...
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