Review: could Prednisone cause Sweating - excessive?
We study 146,540 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,289 have Sweating - excessive. Find out below who they are, when they have Sweating - excessive and more.
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Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,848 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Sweating - excessive
Sweating - excessive (abnormally increased sweating) (latest reports from 297,373 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 146,523 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 1,289 people (0.88%) have Sweating - Excessive. They amount to 0.43% of all the 297,076 people who have Sweating - Excessive on eHealthMe.
Time on Prednisone when people have Sweating - excessive * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sweating - excessive||56.57%||24.24%||3.03%||5.05%||6.06%||2.02%||3.03% |
Gender of people who have Sweating - excessive when taking Prednisone * :
|Sweating - excessive||55.59%||44.41% |
Age of people who have Sweating - excessive when taking Prednisone * :
|Sweating - excessive||0.25%||0.58%||1.81%||5.18%||9.62%||17.11%||23.44%||42.02% |
Severity of Sweating - excessive when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sweating - excessive||9.52%||33.33%||23.81%||33.33% |
How people recovered from Sweating - excessive ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sweating - excessive||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (245 people, 19.01%)
- Pain (162 people, 12.57%)
- Osteoporosis (98 people, 7.60%)
- Hypertension (87 people, 6.75%)
- Crohn's disease (80 people, 6.21%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone tab (365 people, 28.32%)
- Aspirin (209 people, 16.21%)
- Folic acid (201 people, 15.59%)
- Methotrexate (201 people, 15.59%)
- Humira (175 people, 13.58%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (6 months ago):
tapering off prednisone at 7.5 mg started 2nddose of remicade . Not sure if related but profuse sweating. Work as casino dealer and after sitting 30 minutes seat of pants soaked head and face dripping
From this study (10 months ago):
I have COPD (chronic bronchitis) and at present acute bronchitis which is being treated with prednisone. After taking it for about 6 days I started sweating excessively in bed at night. I think it sold benefit me to stop the cortisone now - two days earlier than prescribed by the doctor.
From this study (1 year ago):
excessive sweating began approx 1 1/2 years agp
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