Review: could Prednisone cause Swelling of the face?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.4/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 146,485 people who take Prednisone. Among them, 5 have Swelling of the face. See who they are, when they have Swelling of the face and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,621 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis, asthma. Commonly reported side effects of Prednisone include fever, nausea aggravated, nausea, weakness, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Swelling of the face
Swelling of the face (latest reports from 579 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, hypothyroidism, insomnia.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 146,485 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 5 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||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Swelling of the face when taking Prednisone * :
|Swelling of the face||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||0.00%||80.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Swelling of the face when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Swelling of the face||0.00%||60.00%||40.00%||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 * :
- Osteoarthritis generalised (1 people, 20.00%)
- Primary hypothyroidism (1 people, 20.00%)
- Hypertension (1 people, 20.00%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (1 people, 20.00%)
- Polymyalgia rheumatica (1 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Cellcept (2 people, 40.00%)
- Chondroitin and glucosamine (1 people, 20.00%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (1 people, 20.00%)
- Toprol-xl (1 people, 20.00%)
- Venlafaxine hydrochloride (1 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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