Prednisone and Thin blood - from FDA reports


Summary

Thin blood is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cyclophosphamide, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Thin blood with Prednisone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 239,595 people who have side effects when taking Prednisone from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 30, 2017

239,595 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 6,762 people (2.82%) have Thin Blood


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prednisone cause Thin blood?

Time on Prednisone when people have Thin Blood *:

  • < 1 month: 56.03 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 27.64 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.35 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 2.41 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 2.78 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 1.11 %
  • 10+ years: 1.67 %

Gender of people who have Thin Blood when taking Prednisone *:

  • female: 48.36 %
  • male: 51.64 %

Age of people who have Thin Blood when taking Prednisone *:

  • 0-1: 0.48 %
  • 2-9: 1.31 %
  • 10-19: 3.88 %
  • 20-29: 4.52 %
  • 30-39: 6.67 %
  • 40-49: 10.84 %
  • 50-59: 19.31 %
  • 60+: 52.97 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (617 people, 9.12%)
  • Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (409 people, 6.05%)
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (368 people, 5.44%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (346 people, 5.12%)
  • Pain (266 people, 3.93%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Cyclophosphamide (767 people, 11.34%)
  • Lasix (638 people, 9.44%)
  • Aspirin (555 people, 8.21%)
  • Methotrexate (529 people, 7.82%)
  • Folic Acid (528 people, 7.81%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Anaemia (1,573 people, 23.26%)
  • Fever (1,115 people, 16.49%)
  • Agranulocytosis (1,063 people, 15.72%)
  • Haemoglobin Decreased (955 people, 14.12%)
  • Fatigue (915 people, 13.53%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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