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Review: could Prednisone cause Restless legs syndrome?

We study 146,553 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 221 have Restless legs syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Restless legs syndrome and more.

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Prednisone

Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,848 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

Restless legs syndrome

Restless legs syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs) (latest reports from 68,595 patients) has been reported by people with restless leg syndrome, osteoporosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain.

On Jul, 13, 2014: 146,523 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 221 people (0.15%) have Restless Legs Syndrome. They amount to 0.32% of all the 68,497 people who have Restless Legs Syndrome on eHealthMe.

Trend of Restless legs syndrome in Prednisone reports

Time on Prednisone when people have Restless legs syndrome * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Restless legs syndrome37.50%25.00%0.00%25.00%12.50%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Prednisone * :

FemaleMale
Restless legs syndrome59.62%40.38%

Age of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Prednisone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Restless legs syndrome0.00%0.00%0.00%0.93%3.74%14.49%35.51%45.33%

Severity of Restless legs syndrome when taking Prednisone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Restless legs syndrome25.00%50.00%25.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Restless legs syndrome ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Restless legs syndrome0.00%50.00%50.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Osteoporosis (45 people, 20.36%)
  2. Pain (40 people, 18.10%)
  3. Restless legs syndrome (39 people, 17.65%)
  4. Blood pressure (33 people, 14.93%)
  5. Muscle spasms (29 people, 13.12%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lasix (70 people, 31.67%)
  2. Neurontin (67 people, 30.32%)
  3. Prednisone tab (65 people, 29.41%)
  4. Aspirin (64 people, 28.96%)
  5. Prilosec (58 people, 26.24%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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