Review: could Prednisone cause Thyroid function test abnormal?
Summary: Thyroid function test abnormal could be caused by Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Synthroid, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 146,410 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 175 have Thyroid function test abnormal. Find out below who they are, when they have Thyroid function test abnormal and more.
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Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,701 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Thyroid function test abnormal
Thyroid function test abnormal (latest reports from 48,598 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, hypothyroidism.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 146,568 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 175 people (0.12%) have Thyroid Function Test Abnormal. They amount to 0.36% of all the 48,649 people who have Thyroid Function Test Abnormal on eHealthMe.
Time on Prednisone when people have Thyroid function test abnormal * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Thyroid function test abnormal||37.50%||37.50%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Thyroid function test abnormal when taking Prednisone * :
|Thyroid function test abnormal||91.76%||8.24% |
Age of people who have Thyroid function test abnormal when taking Prednisone * :
|Thyroid function test abnormal||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.76%||12.21%||14.50%||22.90%||49.62% |
Severity of Thyroid function test abnormal when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Thyroid function test abnormal||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Thyroid function test abnormal ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (44 people, 25.14%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (33 people, 18.86%)
- Hypertension (25 people, 14.29%)
- Diabetes mellitus (16 people, 9.14%)
- Multiple myeloma (16 people, 9.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Synthroid (54 people, 30.86%)
- Prednisone tab (51 people, 29.14%)
- Fosamax (45 people, 25.71%)
- Methotrexate (28 people, 16.00%)
- Aspirin (28 people, 16.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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