Review: could Solu-medrol cause Brain injury (Head injury)?
Summary: Brain injury is found among people who take Solu-medrol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Prednisone, and have Multiple sclerosis.
We study 14,754 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 has active ingredients of methylprednisolone sodium succinate. It is often used in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis. (latest outcomes from 14,807 Solu-medrol users)
Brain injury has been reported by people with osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 38,342 Brain injury patients)
On Mar, 26, 2015: 14,754 people reported to have side effects when taking Solu-medrol. Among them, 122 people (0.83%) have Brain Injury.
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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- A study of drug interactions between Testosterone, Celexa, Ibuprofen, Solu-medrol, Albuterol, Symbicort, Levaquin for a 59-year old man with T-cell Depletion, Depression, Aches And Pains In Bones, Asthma, Bronchial Infection. The patient has Breathing Difficulty - Lying Down
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- A study of drug interactions between Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen, Lodine, Xanax, Buspirone Hydrochloride, Zoloft, Solu-medrol, Remicade for a 32-year old woman with Ankylosing Spondylitis, Panic Attacks, Anxiety And Stress, Chronic Depression. The patient has Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness, Weight Loss - Unintentional, Loss Of Appetite, Night Sweats, Bone And Joint Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Methylprednisolone Sodium Succinate, Protonix, Lisinopril for a 56-year old man with Joint Swelling, Gerd, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Joint Pain
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