Review: could Prednisone cause Pyorrhea - gum disease (Periodontitis)?
We study 146,589 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 199 have Pyorrhea - gum disease. Find out below who they are, when they have Pyorrhea - gum disease and more.
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Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,918 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in asthma.
Pyorrhea - gum disease
Pyorrhea - gum disease (inflammation of the tissue around the teeth) (latest reports from 29,310 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, metastases to bone, osteopenia, breast cancer, high blood pressure.
On Aug, 18, 2014: 146,560 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 199 people (0.14%) have Pyorrhea - Gum Disease. They amount to 0.68% of all the 29,277 people who have Pyorrhea - Gum Disease on eHealthMe.
Time on Prednisone when people have Pyorrhea - gum disease * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Pyorrhea - gum disease||18.09%||26.60%||11.70%||35.64%||3.19%||0.53%||4.26% |
Gender of people who have Pyorrhea - gum disease when taking Prednisone * :
|Pyorrhea - gum disease||75.25%||24.75% |
Age of people who have Pyorrhea - gum disease when taking Prednisone * :
|Pyorrhea - gum disease||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.77%||0.00%||5.93%||71.91%||21.39% |
Severity of Pyorrhea - gum disease when taking Prednisone ** :
How people recovered from Pyorrhea - gum disease ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (199 people, 100.00%)
- Organising pneumonia (199 people, 100.00%)
- Eosinophilic pneumonia (199 people, 100.00%)
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (35 people, 17.59%)
- Arthritis (28 people, 14.07%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fosamax (199 people, 100.00%)
- Ascorbic acid (199 people, 100.00%)
- Zometa (134 people, 67.34%)
- Vicodin (86 people, 43.22%)
- Ambien (71 people, 35.68%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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