Review: could Prednisone cause Panic attack?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 3, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.7/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 146,485 people who take Prednisone. Among them, 411 have Panic attack. See who they are, when they have Panic attack and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,621 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis, asthma. Commonly reported side effects of Prednisone include fever, nausea aggravated, nausea, weakness, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Panic attack (latest reports from 116,063 patients) has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, panic disorder, pain.
On Mar, 3, 2014: 140,480 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 411 people (0.29%) have Panic Attack.
Time on Prednisone when people have Panic attack * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Panic attack||36.36%||21.21%||0.00%||0.00%||15.15%||21.21%||6.06% |
Gender of people who have Panic attack when taking Prednisone * :
|Panic attack||62.05%||37.95% |
Age of people who have Panic attack when taking Prednisone * :
|Panic attack||0.00%||0.00%||4.18%||21.73%||22.84%||18.66%||11.14%||21.45% |
Severity of Panic attack when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Panic attack||0.00%||33.33%||66.67%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Panic attack ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Panic attack||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (59 people, 14.36%)
- Depression (28 people, 6.81%)
- Asthma (28 people, 6.81%)
- Pain (27 people, 6.57%)
- Insomnia (23 people, 5.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone tab (124 people, 30.17%)
- Xanax (107 people, 26.03%)
- Accutane (79 people, 19.22%)
- Paxil (58 people, 14.11%)
- Lipitor (58 people, 14.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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One day after my last dose of prednisone, I woke up at 3am having trouble breathing, tightness in my chest, feeling as if not enough air in the room, rapid heart rate, coughing, feeling of panic, jittery, feeling cotton-mouthed, increased urination and high blood pressure. This went on for 2 hours before subsiding. For the next several days these "attacks" have continued in waves on and off throughout the day and night. It's been 6 day since coming off prednisone. My dosage was 3 tabs a day x 3 days, 2 tabs a day x 3 days and 1 tab a day x 3 days.
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