Prednisone and Petechiae - from FDA reports
Petechiae is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Nplate, and have Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura. This review analyzes which people have Petechiae 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 Oct, 20, 2017
247,408 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 437 people (0.18%) have Petechiae
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prednisone when people have Petechiae *:
- < 1 month: 56.52 %
- 1 - 6 months: 30.43 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.35 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.35 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.35 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Petechiae when taking Prednisone *:
- female: 53.73 %
- male: 46.27 %
Age of people who have Petechiae when taking Prednisone *:
- 0-1: 2.41 %
- 2-9: 1.34 %
- 10-19: 6.97 %
- 20-29: 4.29 %
- 30-39: 6.7 %
- 40-49: 16.62 %
- 50-59: 17.43 %
- 60+: 44.24 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (55 people, 12.59%)
- High Blood Pressure (28 people, 6.41%)
- Osteoporosis (21 people, 4.81%)
- Pain (19 people, 4.35%)
- Kidney Transplant (17 people, 3.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Nplate (62 people, 14.19%)
- Folic Acid (46 people, 10.53%)
- Methotrexate (44 people, 10.07%)
- Lasix (44 people, 10.07%)
- Aspirin (36 people, 8.24%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Thrombocytopenia (157 people, 35.93%)
- Rashes (89 people, 20.37%)
- Fatigue (77 people, 17.62%)
- Weakness (76 people, 17.39%)
- Joint Pain (72 people, 16.48%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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