Prednisone and Tachycardia - from FDA reports


Summary

Tachycardia 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 Lasix, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Tachycardia 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, 20, 2017

247,408 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 3,063 people (1.24%) have Tachycardia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prednisone cause Tachycardia?

Time on Prednisone when people have Tachycardia *:

  • < 1 month: 44.81 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 7.1 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 5.46 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 3.28 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 5.46 %
  • 10+ years: 0.55 %

Gender of people who have Tachycardia when taking Prednisone *:

  • female: 59.4 %
  • male: 40.6 %

Age of people who have Tachycardia when taking Prednisone *:

  • 0-1: 0.32 %
  • 2-9: 0.93 %
  • 10-19: 4.83 %
  • 20-29: 5.68 %
  • 30-39: 8.94 %
  • 40-49: 13.01 %
  • 50-59: 22.08 %
  • 60+: 44.2 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (200 people, 6.53%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (197 people, 6.43%)
  • Osteoporosis (180 people, 5.88%)
  • High Blood Pressure (154 people, 5.03%)
  • Crohn's Disease (120 people, 3.92%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (364 people, 11.88%)
  • Methotrexate (360 people, 11.75%)
  • Aspirin (319 people, 10.41%)
  • Zometa (316 people, 10.32%)
  • Folic Acid (307 people, 10.02%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Breathing Difficulty (875 people, 28.57%)
  • High Blood Pressure (643 people, 20.99%)
  • Fever (628 people, 20.50%)
  • Hypotension (591 people, 19.29%)
  • Nausea (590 people, 19.26%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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