Prednisone Dyspnoea Side Effect Reports


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

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


Dyspnoea, Dizziness, Nausea, Chest Discomfort, Heart Rate Irregular

This Dyspnoea side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 34-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: intervertebral disc protrusion. The patient was prescribed Prednisone 20 Mg Qualitest (dosage: 2 Pills Once Daily), which was started on Feb 21, 2014. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Prednisone 20 Mg Qualitest the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Dyspnoea
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Chest Discomfort
  • Heart Rate Irregular
These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone 20 Mg Qualitest.
Pneumonia, Dyspnoea, Lung Infiltration, Blood Creatinine Increased, Blood Uric Acid Increased, Tumour Lysis Syndrome, Blood Lactate Dehydrogenase Increased, Hyperphosphataemia, Hyperkalaemia

This Dyspnoea Prednisone side effect was reported by a health professional from US on Feb 17, 2014. A Female , 57 years of age, was treated with Prednisone. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Pneumonia
  • Dyspnoea
  • Lung Infiltration
  • Blood Creatinine Increased
  • Blood Uric Acid Increased
  • Tumour Lysis Syndrome
  • Blood Lactate Dehydrogenase Increased
  • Hyperphosphataemia
  • Hyperkalaemia
. Prednisone dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • 5-fluorouracil (500 Mg/m2, Unk)
  • Methotrexate (30 Mg/m2, Unk)
  • Leucovorin Calcium (30 Mg, Q6h)
  • Cyclophosphamide (500 Mg/m2, Unk)
  • Adriamycin
  • Allopurinol (300 Mg, Daily)
Dyspnoea, Wheezing, Respiratory Rate Increased, Tracheal Obstruction, Tracheal Mass, Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumour

This is a Prednisone side effect report of a patient (weight:NA) from IT, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: dyspnoea, who was treated with Prednisone (dosage:NA, start time: NS), combined with:
  • Albuterol
, and developed a serious reaction and a Dyspnoea side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Dyspnoea
  • Wheezing
  • Respiratory Rate Increased
  • Tracheal Obstruction
  • Tracheal Mass
  • Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumour
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 dyspnoea, resulting in Dyspnoea.
Asthma, Sleep Disorder, Wheezing, Cough, Dyspnoea, Productive Cough, Fibromyalgia, Oedema, Hypersensitivity

A 42-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US with the following symptoms: NA started Prednisone treatment (dosage: NA) on Nov 11, 2013. Soon after starting Prednisone treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Asthma
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Wheezing
  • Cough
  • Dyspnoea
  • Productive Cough
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Oedema
  • Hypersensitivity
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Dulera
  • Pramosone
  • Fluconazole
  • Zoloft
  • Epipen
  • Acetaminophen W Caffeine
  • Furosemide
  • Levothyroxine Sodium
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Prednisone side effects, such as Dyspnoea.
Myocardial Infarction, Chest Pain, Dyspnoea, Electrocardiogram St Segment Elevation, Ejection Fraction Decreased, Dizziness, Ventricular Hypokinesia, Coronary Artery Occlusion, Coronary Artery Thrombosis

A patient from US was prescribed and started Prednisone on Dec 16, 2013. Patient felt the following Prednisone side effects: myocardial infarction, chest pain, dyspnoea, electrocardiogram st segment elevation, ejection fraction decreased, dizziness, ventricular hypokinesia, coronary artery occlusion, coronary artery thrombosis Additional patient health information: male , 36 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Prednisone dosage: 120mg On Days 1 - 28. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Vincristine (2 Mg, Unk)
  • Pegaspargase (5225 Iu, On Day 4)
  • Daunorubicin (52 Mg, Unk)
The patient was hospitalized.
Tremor, Dyspnoea, Diarrhoea, Weight Decreased

This report suggests a potential Prednisone Tablets Dyspnoea side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 77-year-old female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): bronchitis,chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and used Prednisone Tablets (dosage: NA) starting 201211. Soon after starting Prednisone Tablets the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Tremor
  • Dyspnoea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Weight Decreased
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Daliresp
  • Daliresp
  • Coumadin
  • Digoxin
  • Metoprolol
  • Symbicort
  • Oxygen
Although Prednisone Tablets demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Dyspnoea, may still occur.
Pneumonia, Atrial Fibrillation, Disease Progression, Lung Neoplasm Malignant, Cardiac Failure Congestive, Spinal Fracture, Dyspnoea, Odynophagia

An adverse event was reported by a health professional on Oct 07, 2013 by a male taking Prednisone (dosage: Unk) . Location: CA , 73 years of age, weighting 149.9 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Prednisone side effects: pneumonia, atrial fibrillation, disease progression, lung neoplasm malignant, cardiac failure congestive, spinal fracture, dyspnoea, odynophagia. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Furosemide (Unk)
  • Metoprolol (Unk)
  • Crizotinib (250 Mg, 2x/day)
  • Xgeva (120mg/1.7 Ml, Monthly)
  • Xgeva (Unk)
  • Xgeva (Unk)
  • Xgeva (Unk)
  • Xgeva (Unk)
The patient was hospitalized.
Sinus Bradycardia, Chest Pain, Dyspnoea, Asthenia, Fatigue, Headache, Oedema Peripheral

This Dyspnoea problem was reported by a health professional from CA. A 45-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): optic neuritis.On NS a consumer started treatment with Prednisone (dosage: 1250 Mg/day). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Prednisone, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Chest Pain
  • Dyspnoea
  • Asthenia
  • Fatigue
  • Headache
  • Oedema 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 Dyspnoea, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Erythema, Chills, Malaise, Dyspnoea, Ecthyma, Rash Pustular, Skin Lesion, Pain Of Skin, Local Swelling

This is a Prednisone side effect report of a 66-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: systemic lupus erythematosus,antiphospholipid syndrome and was treated with Prednisone (dosage: 20 Mg, Daily) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Warfarin
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Erythema
  • Chills
  • Malaise
  • Dyspnoea
  • Ecthyma
  • Rash Pustular
  • Skin Lesion
  • Pain Of Skin
  • Local Swelling
This opens a possibility that Prednisone could cause Dyspnoea and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Organising Pneumonia, Lung Infection, Dyspnoea, Spinal Compression Fracture, Osteoporosis

This Dyspnoea side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US on Jul 24, 2013. A female patient from US , 70 years of age, weighting 205.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Prednisone. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Prednisone side effects: organising pneumonia, lung infection, dyspnoea, spinal compression fracture, osteoporosis. Prednisone dosage: 30 Mg. The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone.
Pneumonia Cryptococcal, Pyrexia, Decreased Appetite, Cough, Chest Pain, Dyspnoea, Arthralgia, Myalgia, Glaucoma

This Dyspnoea side effect was reported by a health professional from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED. A 54-year-old patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: crohn^s disease. The patient was prescribed Prednisone (dosage: 1 Mg/kg), which was started on Mar 23, 2011. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Prednisone the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Pneumonia Cryptococcal
  • Pyrexia
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Cough
  • Chest Pain
  • Dyspnoea
  • Arthralgia
  • Myalgia
  • Glaucoma
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone.
Road Traffic Accident, Interstitial Lung Disease, Dyspnoea, Blood Creatinine Increased

This Dyspnoea Prednisone side effect was reported by a health professional from IT on Apr 09, 2013. A male , 74 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Prednisone. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Road Traffic Accident
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Dyspnoea
  • Blood Creatinine Increased
. Prednisone dosage: 12.5 Mg/kg/day. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension, Interstitial Lung Disease, Dyspnoea, Blood Creatinine Increased

This is a Prednisone side effect report of a 72-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from IT, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: interstitial lung disease, who was treated with Prednisone (dosage:50 Mg/kg/day, start time: NS), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Dyspnoea side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Dyspnoea
  • Blood Creatinine 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 interstitial lung disease, resulting in Dyspnoea.
Interstitial Lung Disease, Dyspnoea, Blood Creatinine Increased

A 69-year-old patient (weight: NA) from IT with the following symptoms: interstitial lung disease started Prednisone treatment (dosage: 12.5 Mg/kg/day) on NS. Soon after starting Prednisone treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Dyspnoea
  • Blood Creatinine Increased
. Concurrently used drugs: NA. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Prednisone side effects, such as Dyspnoea.
Dyspnoea, Herpes Zoster, Cataract

A female patient from US was prescribed and started Prednisone on Apr 05, 2013. After Prednisone was administered, patient encountered several Prednisone side effects: dyspnoea, herpes zoster, cataract Additional patient health information: Female , 75 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Prednisone dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs: NA.
Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension, Interstitial Lung Disease, Dyspnoea, Blood Creatinine Increased

This report suggests a potential Prednisone Dyspnoea side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 49-year-old patient from IT (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): interstitial lung disease and used Prednisone (dosage: NA) starting NS. Soon after starting Prednisone the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Dyspnoea
  • Blood Creatinine Increased
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Ciclosporin
Although Prednisone demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Dyspnoea, may still occur.
Respiratory Failure, Interstitial Lung Disease, Dyspnoea

An adverse event was reported by a health professional on Apr 05, 2013 by a Female taking Prednisone (dosage: 12.5/2.5 Mg/kg/day) was diagnosed with and. Location: IT , 45 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Prednisone side effects: respiratory failure, interstitial lung disease, dyspnoea. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Ciclosporin (03 Mg/kg/day)
Cough, Dyspnoea, Chest Pain, Pyrexia, Pneumocystis Jirovecii Infection

This Dyspnoea problem was reported by a physician from US. A patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On NS 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:
  • Cough
  • Dyspnoea
  • Chest Pain
  • Pyrexia
  • Pneumocystis Jirovecii Infection
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 Dyspnoea, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Photophobia, Agitation, Blood Pressure, Paraesthesia, Heart Rate Increased, Speech Disorder, Muscle Spasms, Dyspnoea, Muscle Twitching

This is a Prednisone side effect report of a 34-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: inner ear inflammation and was treated with Prednisone (dosage: NA) starting Jan 18, 2013. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Photophobia
  • Agitation
  • Blood Pressure
  • Paraesthesia
  • Heart Rate Increased
  • Speech Disorder
  • Muscle Spasms
  • Dyspnoea
  • Muscle Twitching
This opens a possibility that Prednisone could cause Dyspnoea and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Anxiety, Dyspnoea, Panic Reaction

This Dyspnoea side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US on Jan 03, 2013. A female patient from US , 45 years of age, weighting 143.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Prednisone. Patient felt the following Prednisone side effects: anxiety, dyspnoea, panic reaction. Prednisone dosage: Varied Once A Day Po. The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone.
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Prednisone Dyspnoea Causes and Reviews


When you're short of breath, it's hard or uncomfortable for you to take in the oxygen your body needs. You may feel as if you're not getting enough air. Sometimes you can have mild breathing problems because of a stuffy nose or intense exercise. But shortness of breath can also be a sign of a serious disease.

Many conditions can make you feel short of breath:

  • Lung conditions such as asthma, emphysema, or pneumonia
  • Problems with your trachea or bronchi, which are part of your airway system
  • Heart disease can make you feel breathless if your heart cannot pump enough blood to supply oxygen to your body
  • Anxiety and panic attacks
  • Allergies

If you often have trouble breathing, it is important to find out the cause.


Prednisone Dyspnoea 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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