Prednisone and Swollen gums - from FDA reports
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. This review analyzes which people have Swollen gums with Prednisone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 247,408 people who have side effects when taking Prednisone from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 18, 2017
247,408 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 328 people (0.13%) have Swollen gums
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prednisone when people have Swollen gums *:
- < 1 month: 14.29 %
- 1 - 6 months: 28.57 %
- 6 - 12 months: 42.86 %
- 1 - 2 years: 14.29 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Swollen gums when taking Prednisone *:
- female: 72.17 %
- male: 27.83 %
Age of people who have Swollen gums when taking Prednisone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 1.03 %
- 30-39: 2.74 %
- 40-49: 11.64 %
- 50-59: 24.32 %
- 60+: 60.27 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (72 people, 21.95%)
- Multiple Myeloma (47 people, 14.33%)
- Metastases To Bone (43 people, 13.11%)
- Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (37 people, 11.28%)
- Breast Cancer (28 people, 8.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (231 people, 70.43%)
- Aredia (162 people, 49.39%)
- Percocet (101 people, 30.79%)
- Vicodin (96 people, 29.27%)
- Decadron (84 people, 25.61%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (222 people, 67.68%)
- Osteomyelitis (186 people, 56.71%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (176 people, 53.66%)
- Bone Disorder (164 people, 50.00%)
- Pain In Jaw (162 people, 49.39%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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