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Prednisone Confusional State Side Effects

Prednisone Confusional State Side Effect Reports


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

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Confusional State, 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.



Paraesthesia, Muscle Tightness, Back Pain, Vision Blurred, Dizziness, Confusional State, Hypertension, Nausea, Diarrhoea

This Confusional State side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 35-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: food allergy. The patient was prescribed Prednisone (dosage: 20mgx3-4 D, ?20mgx2-3d), which was started on Aug 17, 2013. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Prednisone the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Paraesthesia
  • Muscle Tightness
  • Back Pain
  • Vision Blurred
  • Dizziness
  • Confusional State
  • Hypertension
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone.
Nocardiosis, Pyrexia, Asthenia, Fatigue, Confusional State, Lobar Pneumonia, Urinary Incontinence

This Confusional State Prednisone side effect was reported by a health professional from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED on May 09, 2013. A male , 89 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Prednisone. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Nocardiosis
  • Pyrexia
  • Asthenia
  • Fatigue
  • Confusional State
  • Lobar Pneumonia
  • Urinary Incontinence
. Prednisone dosage: High Dose; Fluctuating Between 10 And 20 Mg. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Brain Mass, Confusional State, Gait Disturbance, Balance Disorder, Thought Blocking, Aphasia, Dysstasia

This is a Prednisone side effect report of a 89-year-old patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: polymyalgia rheumatica, who was treated with Prednisone (dosage:10 Mg, 10 To 20mg Daily Maintenance, start time: NS), combined with:
  • Furosemide (20 Mg, Qd)
  • Amiodarone (200 Mg, Qd)
  • Levothyroxine (50 Ug, Qd)
  • Alendronate (70 Mg, Qw)
  • Eszopiclone (1 Mg, Nightly)
  • Losartan (50 Mg, Qd)
  • Hypnotics And Sedatives
  • Warfarin
, and developed a serious reaction and a Confusional State side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Brain Mass
  • Confusional State
  • Gait Disturbance
  • Balance Disorder
  • Thought Blocking
  • Aphasia
  • Dysstasia
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Prednisone treatment in patients suffering from polymyalgia rheumatica, resulting in Confusional State.

Asthenia, Fatigue, Sleep Disorder, Confusional State, Gait Disturbance, Balance Disorder, Aphasia, Body Temperature Increased, Contusion

A 89-year-old patient (weight: NA) from US with the following symptoms: polymyalgia rheumatica,temporal arteritis started Prednisone treatment (dosage: NA) on NS. Soon after starting Prednisone treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Asthenia
  • Fatigue
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Confusional State
  • Gait Disturbance
  • Balance Disorder
  • Aphasia
  • Body Temperature Increased
  • Contusion
. 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 Confusional State.
Depressed Mood, Headache, Fear, Confusional State, Nausea, Emotional Distress, Insomnia, Hypoaesthesia, Tachycardia

A female patient from DE was prescribed and started Prednisone on May 01, 2013. Patient felt the following Prednisone side effects: depressed mood, headache, fear, confusional state, nausea, emotional distress, insomnia, hypoaesthesia, tachycardia Additional patient health information: Female , 85 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Prednisone dosage: 10 Mg, Per Day. Concurrently used drugs: NA.
Accidental Overdose, Self Injurious Behaviour, Aggression, Mental Disorder, Confusional State, Agitation, Irritability, Impulsive Behaviour

This report suggests a potential Prednisone Confusional State side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 55-year-old patient from IT (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): liver transplant and used Prednisone (dosage: NA) starting NS. Soon after starting Prednisone the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Accidental Overdose
  • Self Injurious Behaviour
  • Aggression
  • Mental Disorder
  • Confusional State
  • Agitation
  • Irritability
  • Impulsive Behaviour
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Mycophenolic Acid
  • Tacrolimus
Although Prednisone demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Confusional State, may still occur.
Meningitis Cryptococcal, Cryptococcosis, Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone Secretion, Hyponatraemia, Headache, Confusional State

An adverse event was reported by a health professional on Nov 13, 2012 by a male taking Prednisone (dosage: 35 Mg) was diagnosed with and. Location: COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED , 42 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Prednisone side effects: meningitis cryptococcal, cryptococcosis, inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion, hyponatraemia, headache, confusional state. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Azathioprine (150 Mg)
  • Mesalamine
  • Metoprolol
  • Metformin
The patient was hospitalized.
Delirium, Confusional State, Hallucination, Fall

This Confusional State problem was reported by a pharmacist from UNITED STATES. A 84-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): upper respiratory tract infection.On Mar 13, 2012 a consumer started treatment with Prednisone (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Prednisone, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Delirium
  • Confusional State
  • Hallucination
  • Fall
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 Confusional State, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Confusional State, Urinary Tract Infection, Unevaluable Event, Psychomotor Hyperactivity, Central Nervous System Lesion, Delirium, Pleocytosis

This is a Prednisone side effect report of a 38-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from BRAZIL. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: rheumatoid arthritis and was treated with Prednisone (dosage: NA) starting Jan 01, 2009. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Methotrexate
  • Mabthera
  • Leflunomide
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Confusional State
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Unevaluable Event
  • Psychomotor Hyperactivity
  • Central Nervous System Lesion
  • Delirium
  • Pleocytosis
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Prednisone could cause Confusional State and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Product Quality Issue, Confusional State, Eye Disorder, Mental Impairment, Muscular Weakness

This Confusional State side effect was reported by a physician from UNITED STATES on May 31, 2012. A female patient from UNITED STATES , weighting 210.0 lb, was treated with Prednisone. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Prednisone side effects: product quality issue, confusional state, eye disorder, mental impairment, muscular weakness. Prednisone dosage: NA.
Associated medications used:
  • Hydrochlorothiazide
  • Aspirin
  • Vitamin D
  • Plasmapheresis Blood-pack System Infusion
  • Pyridostigmine Bromide
  • Pyridostigmine Bromide
  • Magnesium Oxide
  • Olmesartan Medoxomil
These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone.
Disease Progression, Confusional State, Brain Oedema, Platelet Count Decreased, Dysgraphia

This Confusional State side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from CANADA. A female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: brain oedema,glioblastoma. The patient was prescribed Prednisone Tab (dosage: NA), which was started on Sep 22, 2011. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Avastin
  • Clobazam
  • Decadron
When starting to take Prednisone Tab the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Disease Progression
  • Confusional State
  • Brain Oedema
  • Platelet Count Decreased
  • Dysgraphia
These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone Tab.
Weight Decreased, Vomiting, Fatigue, Interstitial Lung Disease, Left Ventricular Hypertrophy, Mechanical Ventilation, Confusional State, Hypercholesterolaemia

This Confusional State Prednisone side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on May 09, 2012. A Female , 69 years of age, weighting 130.1 lb, was treated with Prednisone. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Weight Decreased
  • Vomiting
  • Fatigue
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Left Ventricular Hypertrophy
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Confusional State
  • Hypercholesterolaemia
. Prednisone dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Propafenone Hcl
  • Meclizine
  • Metronidazole
  • Tamiflu
  • Promethazine
  • Bactrim (1 Tablet 3x Weekly)
  • Diflucan
  • Ondansetron
The patient was hospitalized.
Abasia, Confusional State

This is a Prednisone side effect report of a female patient (weight:NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: NA, who was treated with Prednisone (dosage:NA, start time: May 24, 2011), combined with:
  • Lyrica
  • Fentanyl-100 (100 Microgram)
  • Thalomid (50 Milligram)
  • Norvasc
  • Neurontin
, and developed a serious reaction and a Confusional State side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Abasia
  • Confusional State
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Prednisone treatment in female patients suffering from NA, resulting in Confusional State.
Dizziness, Nausea, Confusional State, Hyperhidrosis

A patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: NA started Prednisone treatment (dosage: NA) on May 07, 2011. Soon after starting Prednisone treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Confusional State
  • Hyperhidrosis
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Prilosec
  • Human Growth Hormone
  • Testosterone
  • Synthroid
  • Nuvigil (150 Milligram;)
  • Hydrocortisone
This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Prednisone side effects, such as Confusional State.
Confusional State, Anxiety, Vertigo, Nausea, Fatigue, Dizziness, Burning Sensation, Panic Attack, Body Temperature Decreased

A female patient from UNITED STATES was prescribed and started Prednisone on Mar 30, 2012. After Prednisone was administered, patient encountered several Prednisone side effects: confusional state, anxiety, vertigo, nausea, fatigue, dizziness, burning sensation, panic attack, body temperature decreased Additional patient health information: Female , 42 years of age, weighting 190.0 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Prednisone dosage: Once Daily. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Rifampin (Twice Daily)
Confusional State, Psychotic Disorder, Delusion, Hallucination, Visual

This report suggests a potential Prednisone Confusional State side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 78-year-old patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): bronchitis and used Prednisone (dosage: 5 Mg Tid Po (047)) starting Jan 18, 2012. Soon after starting Prednisone the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Confusional State
  • Psychotic Disorder
  • Delusion
  • Hallucination, Visual
Drugs used concurrently:NA. The patient was hospitalized. Although Prednisone demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Confusional State, may still occur.
Pyrexia, Multi-organ Failure, Soft Tissue Necrosis, Pain In Extremity, Livedo Reticularis, Tenderness, Renal Failure Acute, Necrotising Fasciitis, Confusional State

An adverse event was reported by a health professional on Feb 29, 2012 by a Female taking Prednisone Tab (dosage: 0.25 Mg/kg, Unk) was diagnosed with and. Location: FRANCE , 64 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Prednisone side effects: pyrexia, multi-organ failure, soft tissue necrosis, pain in extremity, livedo reticularis, tenderness, renal failure acute, necrotising fasciitis, confusional state. Additional medications/treatments: The patient was hospitalized.
Confusional State

This Confusional State problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A 71-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): prostate cancer,musculoskeletal stiffness,lipids abnormal,hypertension,stent placement.On Dec 29, 2008 a consumer started treatment with Prednisone Tab (dosage: 10 Mg, Bid). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Norflex /00018303/ (100 Mg, Bid)
  • Zocor (80 Mg, Qd)
  • Hizaar (12.5 Mg, Qd)
  • Plavix (75 Mg, Qd)
When commencing Prednisone Tab, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Confusional State
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 Confusional State, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Confusional State, Hypoaesthesia, Glycosylated Haemoglobin Increased, Dizziness, Blood Glucose Increased, Lethargy

This is a Prednisone Tab side effect report of a 65-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Prednisone Tab (dosage: 20 Mg;) starting Jul 01, 2011. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Effexor
  • Verapamil
  • Solodyn (115 Mg;qd;po)
  • Prinzide
  • Prinivil
  • Novalog Insulin
  • Adapalene (1 Pct;5 Times Wk;top)
  • Pump
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Confusional State
  • Hypoaesthesia
  • Glycosylated Haemoglobin Increased
  • Dizziness
  • Blood Glucose Increased
  • Lethargy
This opens a possibility that Prednisone Tab could cause Confusional State and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Hallucination, Paranoia, Confusional State, Disorientation, Acute Psychosis, Hallucination, Auditory

This Confusional State side effect was reported by a physician from GERMANY on Dec 05, 2011. A female patient from GERMANY , 16 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Prednisone. Patient felt the following Prednisone side effects: hallucination, paranoia, confusional state, disorientation, acute psychosis, hallucination, auditory. Prednisone dosage: NA. The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone.
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Prednisone Confusional State 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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