Review: could Solu-medrol cause Hypertension?
This is a review of Hypertension (High blood pressure) by studying 14,287 people who take Solu-medrol. We analyze: the time on Solu-medrol when people have Hypertension, gender and age of these people, the severity of Hypertension, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Solu-medrol. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Solu-medrol (latest outcomes from 14,336 users) has active ingredients of methylprednisolone sodium succinate. It is often used in multiple sclerosis, relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis. Commonly reported side effects of Solu-medrol include fever, breathing difficulty, hypotension, pain, pain relief by acupuncture.
Hypertension (high blood pressure) (latest reports from 1,141,081 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain.
On Mar, 3, 2014: 14,287 people reported to have side effects when taking Solu-medrol. Among them, 701 people (4.91%) have Hypertension.
Time on Solu-medrol when people have Hypertension * :
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Gender of people who have Hypertension when taking Solu-medrol * :
Age of people who have Hypertension when taking Solu-medrol * :
Severity of Hypertension when taking Solu-medrol ** :
How people recovered from Hypertension ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (73 people, 10.41%)
- Multiple sclerosis relapse (44 people, 6.28%)
- Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (43 people, 6.13%)
- Pain (40 people, 5.71%)
- Polycystic ovaries (35 people, 4.99%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone (142 people, 20.26%)
- Lasix (130 people, 18.54%)
- Zometa (90 people, 12.84%)
- Protonix (89 people, 12.70%)
- Aspirin (85 people, 12.13%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Started having grand mal seizures at age 24. Have had over 50 seizures, all grand mal and all sever in length and recovery time. Severe loss of memory. Accompanied by 3 strokes. Two TIA and one causing left body from shoulder down for weeks. Cannot drive. Cannot work. Longest length in between episodes is a little over a month. Single mother concerned for my son's and my own safety. Idiopathic. Tried MANY different regiments of medications. Breakthrough severe seizures always occur. Have see. Seen many specialist all test preformed, no solid answers at all. NO history of epilepsy or seizure disorder in family. At a loss. Please help me get my life back.
From this study (2 days ago):
Started having grand mal seizures at age 24. Have had over 50 seizures, all grand mal and all sever in length and recovery time. Severe loss of memory. Accompanied by 3 strokes. Two TIA and one causing left body from shoulder down for weeks. Cannot drive. Cannot work. Longest length in between episodes is a little over a month. Single mother concerned for my son's and my own safety. Idiopathic. Tried MANY different regiments of medications. Breakthrough severe seizures always occur. Have see. Seen many specialist, all test preformed, no solid answers at all. NO history of epilepsy or seizure disorder in family. At a loss. Please help me get my life back.
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