Review: could Prednisone cause Pyorrhea - gum disease (Periodontitis)?
Summary: Pyorrhea - gum disease is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Fosamax, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 146,763 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 has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 150,083 Prednisone users)
Pyorrhea - gum disease
Pyorrhea - gum disease (inflammation of the tissue around the teeth) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, metastases to bone, osteopenia, breast cancer, multiple myeloma. (latest reports from 2,725 Pyorrhea - gum disease patients)
On Jan, 29, 2015: 146,763 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 199 people (0.14%) have Pyorrhea - Gum Disease.
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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