Review: could Prednisone cause Tinea pedis (Athlete's foot)?
Summary: Tinea pedis is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Folic acid, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 146,792 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 47 have Tinea pedis. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinea pedis and more.
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Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 150,111 Prednisone users)
Tinea pedis (a contagious skin infection caused by the ringworm fungus) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 1,349 Tinea pedis patients)
On Feb, 20, 2015: 146,763 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 47 people (0.03%) have Tinea Pedis.
Time on Prednisone when people have Tinea pedis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Tinea pedis||20.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||80.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Tinea pedis when taking Prednisone * :
|Tinea pedis||67.39%||32.61% |
Age of people who have Tinea pedis when taking Prednisone * :
|Tinea pedis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.50%||2.50%||40.00%||50.00% |
Severity of Tinea pedis when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Tinea pedis||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Tinea pedis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Tinea pedis||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (20 people, 42.55%)
- Vitamin supplementation (8 people, 17.02%)
- Infection (8 people, 17.02%)
- Pain (8 people, 17.02%)
- Colitis (7 people, 14.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Folic acid (21 people, 44.68%)
- Humira (18 people, 38.30%)
- Methotrexate (16 people, 34.04%)
- Aspirin (14 people, 29.79%)
- Prednisone tab (12 people, 25.53%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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