Review: Petechiae in Prednisone
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 5, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Petechiae (Bleeding into the skin) by studying 140,319 people who take Prednisone. We analyze: the time on Prednisone when people have Petechiae, gender and age of these people, the severity of Petechiae, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Prednisone. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Prednisone (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in asthma, rheumatoid arthritis. Commonly reported side effects of Prednisone include fever, nausea, nausea aggravated, weakness, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Petechiae (a small red or purple spot caused by bleeding into the skin) has been reported by people with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, multiple myeloma.
On Dec, 5, 2013: 140,319 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 307 people (0.22%) have Petechiae.
Time on Prednisone when people have Petechiae * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Petechiae when taking Prednisone * :
Age of people who have Petechiae when taking Prednisone * :
Severity of Petechiae when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Petechiae ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (55 people, 17.92%)
- Renal transplant (28 people, 9.12%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (16 people, 5.21%)
- Osteoporosis (16 people, 5.21%)
- Pain (14 people, 4.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone tab (61 people, 19.87%)
- Nplate (57 people, 18.57%)
- Aspirin (50 people, 16.29%)
- Folic acid (38 people, 12.38%)
- Prilosec (32 people, 10.42%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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