Review: could Prednisone cause Vision Blurred?


Vision blurred is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 135,586 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,554 have Vision blurred. Find out below who they are, when they have Vision blurred and more.

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Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 169,045 users)

Vision Blurred

Vision blurred has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, diplopia, drowsiness, joint pain, dehydration (latest reports from 56,938 Vision blurred patients).

On Aug, 24, 2016

135,586 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 1,554 people (1.15%) have Vision Blurred

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prednisone cause Vision blurred?

Time on Prednisone when people have Vision Blurred *:

  • < 1 month: 43.43 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.16 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 27.27 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.08 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 3.03 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 2.02 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Vision Blurred when taking Prednisone *:

  • female: 64.35 %
  • male: 35.65 %

Age of people who have Vision Blurred when taking Prednisone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.53 %
  • 10-19: 2.43 %
  • 20-29: 4.1 %
  • 30-39: 9.79 %
  • 40-49: 14.87 %
  • 50-59: 24.96 %
  • 60+: 43.25 %

Severity if Vision Blurred when taking Prednisone **:

  • least: 30 %
  • moderate: 40 %
  • severe: 30 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Vision Blurred **:

  • while on drug: 9.09 %
  • after off the drug: 18.18 %
  • not yet: 72.73 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (209 people)
  • Pain (163 people)
  • Hypertension (109 people)
  • Depression (109 people)
  • Multiple Myeloma (93 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (246 people)
  • Aredia (217 people)
  • Neurontin (200 people)
  • Folic Acid (191 people)
  • Humira (181 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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