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Review: could Prednisone cause Vocal cord paralysis?

Summary: Vocal cord paralysis could be caused by Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Prednisone tab, and have Multiple myeloma.

We study 146,410 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 47 have Vocal cord paralysis. Find out below who they are, when they have Vocal cord paralysis and more.

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Prednisone

Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,701 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

Vocal cord paralysis

Vocal cord paralysis (latest reports from 6,198 patients) has been reported by people with depression, breast cancer metastatic, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure.

On Apr, 7, 2014: 146,568 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 47 people (0.03%) have Vocal Cord Paralysis. They amount to 0.76% of all the 6,170 people who have Vocal Cord Paralysis on eHealthMe.

Trend of Vocal cord paralysis in Prednisone reports

Time on Prednisone when people have Vocal cord paralysis * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Vocal cord paralysis0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Vocal cord paralysis when taking Prednisone * :

FemaleMale
Vocal cord paralysis62.50%37.50%

Age of people who have Vocal cord paralysis when taking Prednisone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Vocal cord paralysis0.00%0.00%5.26%0.00%0.00%7.89%18.42%68.42%

Severity of Vocal cord paralysis when taking Prednisone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Vocal cord paralysis0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Vocal cord paralysis ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Vocal cord paralysis0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (16 people, 34.04%)
  2. Pain in jaw (10 people, 21.28%)
  3. Anxiety (10 people, 21.28%)
  4. Breast cancer metastatic (7 people, 14.89%)
  5. Acute lymphocytic leukaemia (3 people, 6.38%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Prednisone tab (20 people, 42.55%)
  2. Zometa (19 people, 40.43%)
  3. Nexium (18 people, 38.30%)
  4. Zofran (18 people, 38.30%)
  5. Lopressor (18 people, 38.30%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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