Prednisone and Aggression - from FDA reports
Aggression is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Chantix, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Aggression with Prednisone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 247,408 people who have side effects when taking Prednisone from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 23, 2017
247,408 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 430 people (0.17%) have Aggression
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prednisone when people have Aggression *:
- < 1 month: 50.94 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.87 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.77 %
- 2 - 5 years: 15.09 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.66 %
- 10+ years: 5.66 %
Gender of people who have Aggression when taking Prednisone *:
- female: 43.66 %
- male: 56.34 %
Age of people who have Aggression when taking Prednisone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 6.04 %
- 10-19: 8.79 %
- 20-29: 4.12 %
- 30-39: 7.97 %
- 40-49: 16.48 %
- 50-59: 20.6 %
- 60+: 35.99 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (45 people, 10.47%)
- Quit Smoking (35 people, 8.14%)
- Depression (28 people, 6.51%)
- Insomnia (18 people, 4.19%)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (16 people, 3.72%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Chantix (46 people, 10.70%)
- Singulair (39 people, 9.07%)
- Folic Acid (39 people, 9.07%)
- Aspirin (39 people, 9.07%)
- Nexium (33 people, 7.67%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Agitation (100 people, 23.26%)
- Stress And Anxiety (89 people, 20.70%)
- Depression (70 people, 16.28%)
- Confusional State (70 people, 16.28%)
- Insomnia (67 people, 15.58%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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