Review: could Prednisone cause Rsd (Complex regional pain syndrome)?
Summary: Rsd is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Pain.
We study 146,809 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 48 have Rsd. Find out below who they are, when they have Rsd and more.
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Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 150,135 Prednisone users)
Rsd (reflex sympathetic dystrophy) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, complex regional pain syndrome, osteopenia, depression. (latest reports from 2,128 Rsd patients)
On Mar, 20, 2015: 146,792 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 48 people (0.03%) have Rsd.
Time on Prednisone when people have Rsd * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Rsd when taking Prednisone * :
Age of people who have Rsd when taking Prednisone * :
Severity of Rsd when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Rsd ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (11 people, 22.92%)
- Partial seizures (9 people, 18.75%)
- Procedural pain (9 people, 18.75%)
- Neuropathy peripheral (6 people, 12.50%)
- Pain in extremity (6 people, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (25 people, 52.08%)
- Prednisone tab (20 people, 41.67%)
- Lyrica (19 people, 39.58%)
- Xanax (19 people, 39.58%)
- Trazodone hcl (16 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Prednisone, Subutex for a 29-year old woman with Asthma Aggravated, Opioid Intoxication. The patient has Withdrawal Bleed
- A study of drug interactions between Levothyroxine Sodium, Prednisone for a 64-year old woman with Hypothyroidism Postoperative, Polymyalgia Rheumatica. The patient has Hand Tremor
- A study of drug interactions between Bumetanide, Ferrous Fumarate, Gabapentin, Prednisone, Levothyroxine Sodium, Folic Acid, Methotrexate for a 45-year old woman with Fluid Retention, Anemia, Fibromyalgia, Autoimmune Disorder, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Lightheadedness - Fainting, Acne Steroid-induced, Weakness, Swelling Of The Ankles - Feet - Legs, Skin Burning Sensation, Muscle Spasms, Pain - Bones, Exhaustion
Recent Prednisone related drug comparison:
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