Review: could Solu-medrol cause Brain injury?
We study 14,752 people who have side effects while taking Solu-medrol from FDA and social media. Among them, 122 have Brain injury. Find out below who they are, when they have Brain injury and more.
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Solu-medrol (latest outcomes from 14,805 users) has active ingredients of methylprednisolone sodium succinate. It is often used in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis.
Brain injury (latest reports from 259,819 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, depression.
On Aug, 23, 2014: 14,752 people reported to have side effects when taking Solu-medrol. Among them, 122 people (0.83%) have Brain Injury. They amount to 0.05% of all the 259,782 people who have Brain Injury on eHealthMe.
Time on Solu-medrol when people have Brain injury * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Brain injury||26.67%||0.00%||0.00%||73.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Brain injury when taking Solu-medrol * :
|Brain injury||69.57%||30.43% |
Age of people who have Brain injury when taking Solu-medrol * :
|Brain injury||0.00%||3.94%||0.00%||9.45%||4.72%||25.98%||21.26%||34.65% |
Severity of Brain injury when taking Solu-medrol ** :
How people recovered from Brain injury ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (41 people, 33.61%)
- Multiple myeloma (19 people, 15.57%)
- Anxiety (19 people, 15.57%)
- Pain in jaw (19 people, 15.57%)
- Pain (15 people, 12.30%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone (44 people, 36.07%)
- Lasix (36 people, 29.51%)
- Nexium (35 people, 28.69%)
- Zofran (34 people, 27.87%)
- Protonix (33 people, 27.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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