Review: could Prednisone cause Rib Cage Pain?


Rib cage pain is reported only by a few people who take Prednisone. We study 139,344 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Rib cage pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Rib cage pain and more.

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Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 231,559 users)

Rib Cage Pain

Rib cage pain has been reported by people with generalized anxiety disorder, pain, high blood pressure, gastroesophageal reflux disease, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (latest reports from 58 Rib cage pain patients).

On Oct, 17, 2016

139,344 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 2 people (0.0%) have Rib Cage Pain

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prednisone cause Rib cage pain?

Time on Prednisone when people have Rib Cage Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 100 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Rib Cage Pain when taking Prednisone *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Rib Cage Pain when taking Prednisone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 50 %
  • 40-49: 50 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Severity of Rib Cage Pain **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 50 %
  • severe: 50 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Rib Cage Pain **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Drug-Induced Lupus Erythematosus (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Asthma Late Onset (1 person, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Methotrexate (1 person, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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