Review: could Prednisone cause Swollen gums (Gums - swollen)?
Summary: Swollen gums is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 146,809 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 271 have Swollen gums. Find out below who they are, when they have Swollen gums and more.
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Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from 150,124 Prednisone users)
Swollen gums (swelling of gums) has been reported by people with metastases to bone, osteoporosis, breast cancer, high blood pressure, multiple myeloma. (latest reports from 2,634 Swollen gums patients)
On Mar, 26, 2015: 146,809 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 271 people (0.18%) have Swollen Gums.
Time on Prednisone when people have Swollen gums * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Swollen gums||27.27%||27.27%||27.27%||18.18%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Swollen gums when taking Prednisone * :
|Swollen gums||68.28%||31.72% |
Age of people who have Swollen gums when taking Prednisone * :
|Swollen gums||0.00%||0.00%||0.37%||0.00%||2.99%||12.69%||24.63%||59.33% |
Severity of Swollen gums when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Swollen gums||0.00%||50.00%||25.00%||25.00% |
How people recovered from Swollen gums ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Swollen gums||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (68 people, 25.09%)
- Multiple myeloma (51 people, 18.82%)
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (36 people, 13.28%)
- Metastases to bone (34 people, 12.55%)
- Bone pain (28 people, 10.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (219 people, 80.81%)
- Aredia (161 people, 59.41%)
- Vicodin (102 people, 37.64%)
- Percocet (92 people, 33.95%)
- Decadron (82 people, 30.26%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Prednisone, Nicorette, Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide, Adderall 10, Adderall Xr 25, Crestor, Pristiq for a 59-year old woman with Upper Respiratory Tract Infection, Stop Smoking, Blood Pressure Inadequately Controlled, Attention Deficit Disorder With Hyperactivity, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, Depression. The patient has Pain - Tooth Or Teeth
- A study of side effects of Lamictal for a 20-year old woman with Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Swollen Gums (swelling of gums)
- A study of side effects of Prednisone for a 40-year old woman with Tinnitus. The patient has Lightheadedness (a common and often unpleasant sensation of dizziness and/or feeling that one may be about to faint)
- A study of side effects of Prednisone for a 18-year old girl with Ulcerative Colitis. The patient has Dizzy, Fast Heart Beat, Fast Heart Rate, Confused, Tired, Disoreinted,just Sick All Over.
- A study of side effects of Prednisone Intensol for a 47-year old woman with Cushing's Syndrome. The patient has Cushing's Syndrome (obesity, a rounded face, increased fat)
Recent Prednisone related drug comparison:
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