Review: could Prednisone cause Swelling of the face (Facial swelling)?
Summary: Swelling of the face is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Cellcept, and have Polymyalgia rheumatica.
We study 146,792 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Swelling of the face. Find out below who they are, when they have Swelling of the face and more.
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Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 150,120 Prednisone users)
Swelling of the face
Swelling of the face has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, hypothyroidism, pain. (latest reports from 210 Swelling of the face patients)
On Mar, 3, 2015: 146,792 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 6 people (0.00%) have Swelling Of The Face.
Time on Prednisone when people have Swelling of the face * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Swelling of the face||0.00%||60.00%||0.00%||20.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00% |
Gender of people who have Swelling of the face when taking Prednisone * :
|Swelling of the face||83.33%||16.67% |
Age of people who have Swelling of the face when taking Prednisone * :
|Swelling of the face||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||16.67%||16.67%||0.00%||66.67%||0.00% |
Severity of Swelling of the face when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Swelling of the face||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Swelling of the face ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Swelling of the face||33.33%||0.00%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Polymyalgia rheumatica (1 people, 16.67%)
- Lung transplant (1 people, 16.67%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (1 people, 16.67%)
- Osteoarthritis generalised (1 people, 16.67%)
- Depression (1 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Cellcept (2 people, 33.33%)
- Niacin (1 people, 16.67%)
- Calcium (1 people, 16.67%)
- Chondroitin and glucosamine (1 people, 16.67%)
- Azithromycin (1 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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