Prednisolone and Localised oedema - from FDA reports

Localised oedema is found among people who take Prednisolone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Humira, and have Preventive health care. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 113,061 people who have side effects when taking Prednisolone from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 24, 2018

113,061 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisolone.
Among them, 39 people (0.03%) have Localised oedema

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prednisolone cause Localised oedema?

Time on Prednisolone when people have Localised oedema *:

Gender of people who have Localised oedema when taking Prednisolone *:

  • female: 56.41 %
  • male: 43.59 %

Age of people who have Localised oedema when taking Prednisolone *:

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Prostate Cancer: 5 people, 12.82%
  2. Preventive Health Care: 5 people, 12.82%
  3. High Blood Pressure: 4 people, 10.26%
  4. Adverse Drug Reaction: 3 people, 7.69%
  5. Epilepsy (common and diverse set of chronic neurological disorders characterized by seizures): 3 people, 7.69%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Humira: 8 people, 20.51%
  2. Methotrexate: 7 people, 17.95%
  3. Tacrolimus: 6 people, 15.38%
  4. Zytiga: 4 people, 10.26%
  5. Folic Acid: 4 people, 10.26%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Rashes (redness): 9 people, 23.08%
  2. Ascites (accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity): 9 people, 23.08%
  3. Pain: 6 people, 15.38%
  4. Cardiac Failure: 5 people, 12.82%
  5. Joint Pain: 5 people, 12.82%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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