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Prednisone Depression Side Effects

Prednisone Depression Side Effect Reports


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

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



Insomnia, Nervousness, Psychomotor Hyperactivity, Extrasystoles, Depression, Vision Blurred

This Depression side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 81-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: allergy to plants. The patient was prescribed Prednisone (dosage: 30 Take 4x3days, 3x3days Taken By Mouth), which was started on Aug 23, 2013. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Prednisone the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Insomnia
  • Nervousness
  • Psychomotor Hyperactivity
  • Extrasystoles
  • Depression
  • Vision Blurred
These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone.
Agitation, Depression, Hallucination

This Depression Prednisone side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US on Jul 08, 2013. A male , 87 years of age, weighting 145.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Prednisone. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Agitation
  • Depression
  • Hallucination
. Prednisone dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Contusion, Depression, Skin Atrophy

This is a Prednisone side effect report of a patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: pruritus, who was treated with Prednisone (dosage:Year 2010 2011 2012 ?3 Yrs Off + On, start time: NS), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Depression side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Contusion
  • Depression
  • Skin Atrophy
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Prednisone treatment in patients suffering from pruritus, resulting in Depression.

Nausea, Oropharyngeal Pain, Insomnia, Depression, Mood Swings, Palpitations, Hyperhidrosis

A patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: NA started Prednisone treatment (dosage: Intralymphatic) on Jun 13, 2012. Soon after starting Prednisone treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Nausea
  • Oropharyngeal Pain
  • Insomnia
  • Depression
  • Mood Swings
  • Palpitations
  • Hyperhidrosis
. Concurrently used drugs: NA. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Prednisone side effects, such as Depression.
Crohn's Disease, Depression, Stress, Colitis Ulcerative, Anal Fissure, Inflammatory Bowel Disease

A patient from UNITED STATES was prescribed and started Prednisone Tab on Jun 06, 2012. Patient felt the following Prednisone side effects: crohn's disease, depression, stress, colitis ulcerative, anal fissure, inflammatory bowel disease Additional patient health information: male , weighting 194.2 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Prednisone Tab dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Accutane
Dyspnoea Exertional, Weight Decreased, Weight Increased, Depression

This report suggests a potential Prednisone Depression side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 48-year-old female patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Prednisone (dosage: Unk) starting Jan 01, 2010. Soon after starting Prednisone the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Dyspnoea Exertional
  • Weight Decreased
  • Weight Increased
  • Depression
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Enbrel (50 Mg, Qwk)
Although Prednisone demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Depression, may still occur.
Nausea, Migraine, Anxiety, Depression, Vomiting

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Apr 24, 2012 by a Female taking Prednisone (dosage: 7.5 Mg, Daily) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , weighting 139.0 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Prednisone side effects: nausea, migraine, anxiety, depression, vomiting. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Vytorin (10/40 Mg Daily)
  • Synthroid (0.112 Mg, Daily)
  • Florinef (0.1 Mg 5 Days A Week)
  • Relpax (40 Mg, As Needed)
  • Imitrex (Unk)
  • Trileptal (135 Mg, Daily)
Bunion, Inadequate Diet, Muscular Weakness, Fall, Duodenal Stenosis, Depression, Joint Surgery, Hypovitaminosis, Neuropathy Peripheral

This Depression problem was reported by a physician from UNITED STATES. A 59-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): rheumatoid arthritis.On Jun 01, 2008 a consumer started treatment with Prednisone (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Remicade
  • Levothyroxine Sodium
  • Ms Contin
  • Fosamax
  • Remicade
  • Darvocet-n 50
  • Methotrexate Sodium
  • Remicade
When commencing Prednisone, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Bunion
  • Inadequate Diet
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Fall
  • Duodenal Stenosis
  • Depression
  • Joint Surgery
  • Hypovitaminosis
  • Neuropathy Peripheral
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 Depression, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Depression, Dyspnoea, Nervousness

This is a Prednisone side effect report of a 40-year-old patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: sciatica,pain in extremity and was treated with Prednisone (dosage: 40mg) starting Apr 13, 2012. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Depression
  • Dyspnoea
  • Nervousness
This opens a possibility that Prednisone could cause Depression and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Depression, Hyperglycaemia, Spinal Fracture, Cataract, Femur Fracture, Otitis Externa, Low Turnover Osteopathy, Eyelid Ptosis, Hypertension

This Depression side effect was reported by a physician from UNITED STATES on Apr 11, 2012. A patient from UNITED STATES , 28 years of age, weighting 277.8 lb, was treated with Prednisone. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Prednisone side effects: depression, hyperglycaemia, spinal fracture, cataract, femur fracture, otitis externa, low turnover osteopathy, eyelid ptosis, hypertension. Prednisone dosage: Varied From 5 Mg To 20 Mg Tablets. The patient was hospitalized and became disabled. These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone.
Urticaria, Oedema Peripheral, Herpes Zoster, Depression, Pharyngeal Oedema

This Depression side effect was reported by a health professional from UNITED STATES. A 53-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Prednisone Tab (dosage: NA), which was started on Jan 01, 2012. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Cimzia
  • Cimzia
When starting to take Prednisone Tab the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Urticaria
  • Oedema Peripheral
  • Herpes Zoster
  • Depression
  • Pharyngeal Oedema
These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone Tab.
Anaphylactic Shock, Depression

This Depression Prednisone side effect was reported by a physician from on Mar 30, 2012. A male , weighting 165.3 lb, was treated with Prednisone. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Anaphylactic Shock
  • Depression
. Prednisone dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Remicade
  • Pentasa
  • Humira
  • Humira
Mood Swings, Incorrect Dose Administered, Suicide Attempt, Depression

This is a Prednisone side effect report of a female patient (weight:NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: sciatica, who was treated with Prednisone (dosage:50.0 Mg, start time: May 01, 2012), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Depression side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Mood Swings
  • Incorrect Dose Administered
  • Suicide Attempt
  • Depression
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized and became disabled. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Prednisone treatment in female patients suffering from sciatica, resulting in Depression.
Depression

A 32-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: NA started Prednisone Tab treatment (dosage: NA) on Jul 01, 1995. Soon after starting Prednisone Tab treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Depression
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Neoral (25 Mg, Daily, Oral)
This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Prednisone Tab side effects, such as Depression.
Blister, Rosacea, Feeling Abnormal, Depression, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Eyelid Exfoliation, Diplopia

A female patient from UNITED STATES was prescribed and started Prednisone on Feb 28, 2012. After Prednisone was administered, patient encountered several Prednisone side effects: blister, rosacea, feeling abnormal, depression, irritable bowel syndrome, eyelid exfoliation, diplopia Additional patient health information: Female , 82 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Prednisone dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Cymbalta
  • Lorazepam
The patient was hospitalized.
Depression, Cholelithiasis, Lymphadenopathy, Device Failure, Eye Disorder, Dizziness, Sepsis Syndrome, Urinary Tract Infection Enterococcal, Umbilical Hernia

This report suggests a potential Prednisone Depression side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 53-year-old female patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): arthritis and used Prednisone (dosage: NA) starting Aug 01, 2008. Soon after starting Prednisone the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Depression
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Lymphadenopathy
  • Device Failure
  • Eye Disorder
  • Dizziness
  • Sepsis Syndrome
  • Urinary Tract Infection Enterococcal
  • Umbilical Hernia
Drugs used concurrently:NA. The patient was hospitalized and became disabled. Although Prednisone demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Depression, may still occur.
Suicide Attempt, Depression

An adverse event was reported by a health professional on Oct 12, 2011 by a Female taking Prednisone Tab (dosage: 2 Mg/kg) was diagnosed with and. Location: MOROCCO , 22 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Prednisone side effects: suicide attempt, depression. Additional medications/treatments:
Depression

This Depression problem was reported by a physician from CANADA. A female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On Aug 25, 2011 a consumer started treatment with Prednisone (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Oxycodone Hcl
  • Actemra
  • Tylenol W/ Codeine No. 3
  • Actonel
  • Actemra
  • Celebrex
When commencing Prednisone, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Depression
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Depression, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Rheumatoid Arthritis, Back Pain, Depression, Contusion, Bacterial Infection, Abdominal Discomfort

This is a Prednisone Tab side effect report of a female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: arthritis,blood pressure,rheumatoid arthritis and was treated with Prednisone Tab (dosage: NA) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Prinzide (20-12.5mg/tablet/20-12.5mg)
  • Remicade (Initiated About 10 Or 12 Years Ago)
  • Remicade (Increased From 6 To 8 Bottles)
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Back Pain
  • Depression
  • Contusion
  • Bacterial Infection
  • Abdominal Discomfort
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Prednisone Tab could cause Depression and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Depression

This Depression side effect was reported by a physician from FRANCE on Feb 16, 2012. A patient from FRANCE , 60 years of age, was treated with Prednisone Tab. Patient felt the following Prednisone side effects: depression. Prednisone Tab dosage: NA.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Mabthera (Second Cycle: May/jun/2010)
  • Lexomil
  • Mabthera (First Cycle:june/july/2009)
These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone Tab.
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Prednisone Depression Causes and Reviews


Depression is a serious medical illness. It's more than just a feeling of being sad or "blue" for a few days. If you are one of the more than 19 million teens and adults in the United States who have Depression, the feelings do not go away. They persist and interfere with your everyday life. Symptoms can include

  • Feeling sad or "empty"
  • Loss of interest in favorite activities
  • Overeating, or not wanting to eat at all
  • Not being able to sleep, or sleeping too much
  • Feeling very tired
  • Feeling hopeless, irritable, anxious, or guilty
  • Aches or pains, headaches, cramps, or digestive problems
  • Thoughts of death or suicide

Depression is a disorder of the brain. There are a variety of causes, including genetic, biological, environmental, and psychological factors. Depression can happen at any age, but it often begins in teens and young adults. It is much more common in women. Women can also get postpartum Depression after the birth of a baby. Some people get seasonal affective disorder in the winter. Depression is one part of bipolar disorder.

There are effective treatments for Depression, including antidepressants, talk therapy, or both.

NIH: National Institute of Mental Health


Prednisone Depression 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
What affect will Prednisone have on an abcess?
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