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Prednisone Asthenia Side Effects

Prednisone Asthenia Side Effect Reports


The following Prednisone Asthenia side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Asthenia, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Prednisone or it might take time to develop.



Asthenia, Fatigue, Headache, Chest Pain, Dyspnoea Exertional, Oedema Peripheral, Sinus Bradycardia, Blood Glucose Increased

This Asthenia side effect was reported by a physician from CA. A 45-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: optic neuritis. The patient was prescribed Prednisone (dosage: NA), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Prednisone the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Asthenia
  • Fatigue
  • Headache
  • Chest Pain
  • Dyspnoea Exertional
  • Oedema Peripheral
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Blood Glucose Increased
These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone.
Sinus Bradycardia, Chest Pain, Dyspnoea, Asthenia, Fatigue, Headache, Oedema Peripheral

This Asthenia Prednisone side effect was reported by a health professional from CA on Sep 26, 2013. A Female , 45 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Prednisone. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Chest Pain
  • Dyspnoea
  • Asthenia
  • Fatigue
  • Headache
  • Oedema Peripheral
. Prednisone dosage: 1250 Mg/day. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Sinus Bradycardia, Asthenia, Fatigue, Headache, Chest Pain, Dyspnoea Exertional, Oedema Peripheral, Blood Glucose Increased

This is a Prednisone side effect report of a 45-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from CA, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: optic neuritis, who was treated with Prednisone (dosage:NA, start time: NS), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Asthenia side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Asthenia
  • Fatigue
  • Headache
  • Chest Pain
  • Dyspnoea Exertional
  • Oedema Peripheral
  • Blood Glucose Increased
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Prednisone treatment in female patients suffering from optic neuritis, resulting in Asthenia.

Nocardiosis, Pyrexia, Asthenia, Fatigue, Confusional State, Lobar Pneumonia, Urinary Incontinence

A 89-year-old patient (weight: NA) from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED with the following symptoms: polymyalgia rheumatica,temporal arteritis started Prednisone treatment (dosage: High Dose; Fluctuating Between 10 And 20 Mg) on NS. Soon after starting Prednisone treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Nocardiosis
  • Pyrexia
  • Asthenia
  • Fatigue
  • Confusional State
  • Lobar Pneumonia
  • Urinary Incontinence
. Concurrently used drugs: NA.The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Prednisone side effects, such as Asthenia.
Mental Status Changes, Asthenia, Pneumonia, Bronchitis, Red Blood Cell Count Decreased

A patient from US was prescribed and started Prednisone on Apr 15, 2013. Patient felt the following Prednisone side effects: mental status changes, asthenia, pneumonia, bronchitis, red blood cell count decreased Additional patient health information: male , weighting 172.0 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Prednisone dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Valacyclovir
The patient was hospitalized.
Fall, Asthenia, Urinary Tract Infection

This report suggests a potential Prednisone Asthenia side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 81-year-old female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): plasma cell myeloma and used Prednisone (dosage: NA) starting Aug 01, 2012. Soon after starting Prednisone the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Fall
  • Asthenia
  • Urinary Tract Infection
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Melphalan
The patient was hospitalized. Although Prednisone demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Asthenia, may still occur.
Asthenia, Fatigue, Sleep Disorder, Confusional State, Gait Disturbance, Balance Disorder, Aphasia, Body Temperature Increased, Contusion

An adverse event was reported by a physician on Jan 17, 2013 by a male taking Prednisone (dosage: NA) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 89 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Prednisone side effects: asthenia, fatigue, sleep disorder, confusional state, gait disturbance, balance disorder, aphasia, body temperature increased, contusion. Additional medications/treatments: The patient was hospitalized.
Multi-organ Failure, Septic Shock, Pancytopenia, Pneumonia, Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Asthenia

This Asthenia problem was reported by a health professional from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED. A 78-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): rheumatoid arthritis.On 201107 a consumer started treatment with Prednisone (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Etanercept (7.1429 Mg)
  • Methotrexate (2.8571 Mg)
When commencing Prednisone, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Septic Shock
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pneumonia
  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Asthenia
The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Asthenia, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Thrombosis, Dehydration, Asthenia, Diarrhoea

This is a Prednisone side effect report of a 79-year-old patient (weight: NA) from CA. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Prednisone (dosage: NA) starting Jul 12, 2012. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Pentasa
  • Lomotil
  • Remicade
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Thrombosis
  • Dehydration
  • Asthenia
  • Diarrhoea
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Prednisone could cause Asthenia and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Multi-organ Failure, Asthenia, Fatigue, Pyrexia, Dehydration

This Asthenia side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US on Oct 23, 2012. A patient from US , 81 years of age, was treated with Prednisone. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Prednisone side effects: multi-organ failure, asthenia, fatigue, pyrexia, dehydration. Prednisone dosage: NA.
Associated medications used:
  • Velcade
  • Melphalan
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone.
Bone Pain, Back Pain, Oedema Peripheral, Myalgia, Asthenia, Gait Disturbance, Pain In Extremity, Hypoaesthesia, Loss Of Control Of Legs

This Asthenia side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: low back pain. The patient was prescribed Prednisone (dosage: 10 Mg 6,5,4,3,2,1 B/m Qty 21 Six Days), which was started on Sep 13, 2012. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Prednisone the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Bone Pain
  • Back Pain
  • Oedema Peripheral
  • Myalgia
  • Asthenia
  • Gait Disturbance
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Hypoaesthesia
  • Loss Of Control Of Legs
These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone.
Insomnia, Abasia, Asthenia, Dizziness, Walking Aid User, Abdominal Pain Upper, Irritability

This Asthenia Prednisone side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US on Feb 28, 2013. A Female , 84 years of age, weighting 175.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Prednisone. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Insomnia
  • Abasia
  • Asthenia
  • Dizziness
  • Walking Aid User
  • Abdominal Pain Upper
  • Irritability
. Prednisone dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Urticaria, Influenza Like Illness, Feeling Abnormal, Chills, Asthenia

This is a Prednisone Tab side effect report of a 83-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: NA, who was treated with Prednisone Tab (dosage:NA, start time: Jan 28, 2010), combined with:
  • Pravastatin
  • Fosamax
  • Reclast
  • Levothyroxine Sodium
, and developed a serious reaction and a Asthenia side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Urticaria
  • Influenza Like Illness
  • Feeling Abnormal
  • Chills
  • Asthenia
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Prednisone Tab treatment in female patients suffering from NA, resulting in Asthenia.
Asthenia, Nausea, Vision Blurred, Dizziness

A 69-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: dermatitis started Prednisone Tab treatment (dosage: 40 Mg 1 Dose Per Day Po) on Jun 19, 2012. Soon after starting Prednisone Tab treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Asthenia
  • Nausea
  • Vision Blurred
  • Dizziness
. Concurrently used drugs: NA.The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Prednisone Tab side effects, such as Asthenia.
Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Asthenia, Purulent Discharge, Phaehyphomycosis, Cough, Skin Plaque, Cushingoid, Oedema

A female patient from CHINA was prescribed and started Prednisone Tab on Jun 26, 2012. After Prednisone was administered, patient encountered several Prednisone side effects: pulmonary tuberculosis, asthenia, purulent discharge, phaehyphomycosis, cough, skin plaque, cushingoid, oedema Additional patient health information: Female , 27 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Prednisone Tab dosage: 40 Mg, Daily Dose. Concurrently used drugs: NA.
Feeling Hot, Paraesthesia, Body Fat Disorder, Nausea, Muscle Spasms, Feeling Cold, Burning Sensation, Asthenia, Hypoaesthesia

This report suggests a potential Prednisone Tab Asthenia side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A female patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): polymyalgia rheumatica and used Prednisone Tab (dosage: See Image) starting Nov 01, 2010. Soon after starting Prednisone Tab the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Feeling Hot
  • Paraesthesia
  • Body Fat Disorder
  • Nausea
  • Muscle Spasms
  • Feeling Cold
  • Burning Sensation
  • Asthenia
  • Hypoaesthesia
Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Prednisone Tab demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Asthenia, may still occur.
Asthenia, Flushing, Fatigue, Palpitations, Blood Pressure Increased

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Jun 15, 2012 by a Female taking Prednisone (dosage: 1 Tablet Twice A Day Then Once) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , 68 years of age, weighting 146.0 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Prednisone side effects: asthenia, flushing, fatigue, palpitations, blood pressure increased. Additional medications/treatments:
Pain In Extremity, Asthenia, Haemoglobin Decreased, Pyrexia

This Asthenia problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from ISRAEL. A 69-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On Apr 24, 2012 a consumer started treatment with Prednisone Tab (dosage: Unk). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Etanercept (Single Dose)
When commencing Prednisone Tab, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Asthenia
  • Haemoglobin Decreased
  • Pyrexia
The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Asthenia, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Asthenia, Balance Disorder

This is a Prednisone side effect report of a 78-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: platelet count decreased and was treated with Prednisone (dosage: 40mg Dly Po) starting May 24, 2012. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Asthenia
  • Balance Disorder
This opens a possibility that Prednisone could cause Asthenia and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Lung Disorder, Paraesthesia, Anxiety, Pulmonary Embolism, Emotional Distress, Insomnia, Asthenia, Chest Pain, Fatigue

This Asthenia side effect was reported by a health professional from UNITED STATES on May 23, 2012. A female patient from UNITED STATES , 32 years of age, weighting 227.1 lb, was treated with Prednisone Tab. Patient felt the following Prednisone side effects: lung disorder, paraesthesia, anxiety, pulmonary embolism, emotional distress, insomnia, asthenia, chest pain, fatigue. Prednisone Tab dosage: 10 Mg, Qd.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Zithromax (Unk)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (Unk)
  • Aspirin (Unk)
  • Torecan (10 Mg, Every 6-8 Hours)
  • Atenolol (Unk Unk, Qd)
  • Ipratropium Bromide (Every 6 Hours)
  • Flovent (2 Puff(s), Bid)
  • Yasmin (Unk)
The patient was hospitalized and became disabled. These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone Tab.
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Prednisone Asthenia Reviews

Fri, 29 Apr 2011

I was recently diagnosed as having rheumatoid arthritis one of the meds prescribed was Prednisone one of the side affects that i have noticed is my stomach cramps inthe evening. gonna check to see if I can get a different prescrition

Sun, 08 May 2011

i take it when i get poison oak or ivy really bad and it takes it away in like 3 days if im fully broken out and i am highly allergic poison ivy, oak and all of that other stuff like that and this stuff helps me tremendously :-D

Sat, 01 Jan 2011

What isn't a side effect of Prednisone??

Wed, 06 Oct 2010

iam 60mg taken for 1month,total 3months taken.

Sat, 06 Aug 2011

3 weeks after i had been given 120m of predisone in a 24 hour period,i started getting dizzy spells severe enough that initially i blacked out while driving,needless to say i havent been driving my car,but i still am experiencing very bad dizzy spells(its been going on aboutma month now.this was like the 6 th cycle of predisoneive been on this year.i dont know if this is happening as a direct result of the predisone i just know it never happened before i took the large am ount of predisone.has anyone ever had something like this occur to them?

Fri, 23 Jul 2010

I am asthmatic (since I was very little) 36yrs old, took 40mg Prednisone for 8 days - two days later I ovulated and then I started bleeding uncontrollably. Gynae said ovaries failed as blood work tested very low and put me on Duphaston to aid drying up bleed. Gynae said that test could be affected by Prednisone.

Mon, 02 May 2011

>:o :'(

Fri, 23 Aug 2013

My doctor prescribed a six day high dose of Prednisone for a shoulder injury and on the 3rd day I am supposed to start taking Meloxicam as well. Am I going to have weight gain and puffiness side effects from these medications?

Thu, 13 Aug 2009
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