Review: could Prednisone cause Skin Depigmentation?


Summary

Skin depigmentation is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old also take medication Norvasc, and have Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging brain . We study 135,589 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 19 have Skin depigmentation. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin depigmentation and more.

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Prednisone

Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 224,214 users)

Skin Depigmentation

Skin depigmentation (lightening of the skin) has been reported by people with rashes, pulmonary thrombosis, pain, skin atrophy, itching (latest reports from 735 Skin depigmentation patients).

On Aug, 30, 2016

135,589 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 19 people (0.01%) have Skin Depigmentation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prednisone cause Skin depigmentation?

Gender of people who have Skin Depigmentation when taking Prednisone *:

  • female: 73.68 %
  • male: 26.32 %

Age of people who have Skin Depigmentation when taking Prednisone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 11.11 %
  • 20-29: 50.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 22.22 %
  • 50-59: 11.11 %
  • 60+: 5.56 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging Brain (9 people, 47.37%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (5 people, 26.32%)
  • Pain (5 people, 26.32%)
  • Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging Abdominal (5 people, 26.32%)
  • Convulsion (3 people, 15.79%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Norvasc (10 people, 52.63%)
  • Magnevist (9 people, 47.37%)
  • Folic Acid (9 people, 47.37%)
  • Cytoxan (9 people, 47.37%)
  • Coumadin (9 people, 47.37%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Skin Tightness (10 people, 52.63%)
  • Peroneal Nerve Palsy (9 people, 47.37%)
  • Pain (9 people, 47.37%)
  • Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis (9 people, 47.37%)
  • Mobility Decreased (9 people, 47.37%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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