Prednisone Malaise Side Effect Reports


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

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


Malaise, Dizziness

This Malaise side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 86-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: urticaria,rash pruritic,skin burning sensation. The patient was prescribed Prednisone Tablets 10mg (dosage: Unk), which was started on May 28, 2012. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Prednisone Tablets 10mg the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Malaise
  • Dizziness
These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone Tablets 10mg.
Erythema, Chills, Malaise, Dyspnoea, Ecthyma, Rash Pustular, Skin Lesion, Pain Of Skin, Local Swelling

This Malaise Prednisone side effect was reported by a health professional from US on Aug 23, 2013. A Female , 66 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Prednisone. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Erythema
  • Chills
  • Malaise
  • Dyspnoea
  • Ecthyma
  • Rash Pustular
  • Skin Lesion
  • Pain Of Skin
  • Local Swelling
. Prednisone dosage: 20 Mg, Daily. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Warfarin
Malaise, Fluid Retention, Skin Atrophy, Amnesia, Nausea, Erythema, Weight Increased, Contusion

This is a Prednisone Tablets Usp 5mg (no Pref. Name) side effect report of a 55-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: sinusitis,vertigo, who was treated with Prednisone Tablets Usp 5mg (no Pref. Name) (dosage:NA, start time: Mar 26, 2011), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Malaise side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Malaise
  • Fluid Retention
  • Skin Atrophy
  • Amnesia
  • Nausea
  • Erythema
  • Weight Increased
  • Contusion
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Prednisone Tablets Usp 5mg (no Pref. Name) treatment in female patients suffering from sinusitis,vertigo, resulting in Malaise.
Dyspnoea, Swelling, Bacterial Infection, Psoriatic Arthropathy, Tooth Disorder, Tooth Discolouration, Malaise, Retching, Productive Cough

A 66-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US with the following symptoms: NA started Prednisone treatment (dosage: NA) on 201010. Soon after starting Prednisone treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Dyspnoea
  • Swelling
  • Bacterial Infection
  • Psoriatic Arthropathy
  • Tooth Disorder
  • Tooth Discolouration
  • Malaise
  • Retching
  • Productive Cough
. 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 Malaise.
Tumour Lysis Syndrome, Viith Nerve Paralysis, T-cell Type Acute Leukaemia, Malaise, Erythema, Tachypnoea

A patient from US was prescribed and started Prednisone on Mar 08, 2013. Patient felt the following Prednisone side effects: tumour lysis syndrome, viith nerve paralysis, t-cell type acute leukaemia, malaise, erythema, tachypnoea Additional patient health information: male , 15 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Prednisone dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Augmentin
The patient was hospitalized.
Encephalitis, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Malaise, Mental Status Changes, Regressive Behaviour, Convulsion

This report suggests a potential Prednisone Malaise side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 16-year-old female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): systemic lupus erythematosus and used Prednisone (dosage: 20 Mg, Unk) starting NS. Soon after starting Prednisone the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Encephalitis
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Malaise
  • Mental Status Changes
  • Regressive Behaviour
  • Convulsion
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Methylprednisolone (25 Mg, Q8h)
  • Methylprednisolone (1000 Mg, Unk)
  • Methylprednisolone (1 G, Unk)
  • Methylprednisolone (30 Mg, Q8h)
  • Imuran (125 Mg, Unk)
  • Plaquenil (300 Mg, Unk)
  • Cytoxan (10 Mg/kg, Qw2)
The patient was hospitalized. Although Prednisone demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Malaise, may still occur.
Hypertension, Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Off Label Use, Diabetes Mellitus, Malaise, Abdominal Pain Upper, Osteoporosis

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Jun 13, 2012 by a Female taking Prednisone Tab (dosage: NA) . Location: UNITED STATES , 63 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Prednisone side effects: hypertension, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, rheumatoid arthritis, off label use, diabetes mellitus, malaise, abdominal pain upper, osteoporosis. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Nexium
Hospitalisation, Muscular Weakness, Polymyalgia Rheumatica, Malaise, Renal Cancer Metastatic

This Malaise problem was reported by a physician from UNITED STATES. A patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On Dec 18, 2011 a consumer started treatment with Prednisone Tab (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Forteo
  • Forteo (20 Ug, Qd)
  • Remicade
When commencing Prednisone Tab, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Hospitalisation
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  • Malaise
  • Renal Cancer Metastatic
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 Malaise, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Respiratory Tract Congestion, Dyspnoea, Malaise, Off Label Use

This is a Prednisone Tab side effect report of a 52-year-old patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: allergic granulomatous angiitis and was treated with Prednisone Tab (dosage: NA) starting Jan 01, 2011. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Symbicort (160 Mcg Wo Puffs Two Times A Day)
  • Proair Hfa (As Required)
  • Atrovent (As Required)
  • Symbicort (160 Mcg One Puff Two Times A Day)
  • Albuterol (As Required)
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Respiratory Tract Congestion
  • Dyspnoea
  • Malaise
  • Off Label Use
This opens a possibility that Prednisone Tab could cause Malaise and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Vomiting, Malaise, Nausea, Crohn's Disease, Intestinal Perforation, Abscess Intestinal, Abdominal Pain Upper

This Malaise side effect was reported by a physician from UNITED STATES on May 15, 2012. A female patient from UNITED STATES , weighting 111.1 lb, was treated with Prednisone. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Prednisone side effects: vomiting, malaise, nausea, crohn's disease, intestinal perforation, abscess intestinal, abdominal pain upper. Prednisone dosage: NA.
Associated medications used:
  • Humira
These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone.
Cough, Thyroid Disorder, Oesophageal Disorder, Malaise, Neoplasm Malignant

This Malaise side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A 82-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Prednisone (dosage: NA), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Nexium
When starting to take Prednisone the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Cough
  • Thyroid Disorder
  • Oesophageal Disorder
  • Malaise
  • Neoplasm Malignant
These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone.
Hepatic Failure, Hepatorenal Syndrome, Ascites, Hepatitis B, Malaise, Lactic Acidosis, Hepatic Cirrhosis, Encephalopathy

This Malaise Prednisone side effect was reported by a health professional from NETHERLANDS on Apr 26, 2012. A male , 71 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Prednisone. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Hepatic Failure
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Ascites
  • Hepatitis B
  • Malaise
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Hepatic Cirrhosis
  • Encephalopathy
. Prednisone dosage: Unk Ukn, Unk. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Isoniazid (Unk Ukn, Unk)
The patient was hospitalized.
Asthenia, Dyspnoea, Bacterial Infection, Non-cardiac Chest Pain, Malaise, Chills, Dysgeusia, Inguinal Hernia, Intestinal Obstruction

This is a Prednisone side effect report of a 73-year-old patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: multiple myeloma, who was treated with Prednisone (dosage:NA, start time: Apr 18, 2011), combined with:
  • Velcade
  • Melphalan
, and developed a serious reaction and a Malaise side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Asthenia
  • Dyspnoea
  • Bacterial Infection
  • Non-cardiac Chest Pain
  • Malaise
  • Chills
  • Dysgeusia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
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 multiple myeloma, resulting in Malaise.
Asthenia, Dyspnoea, Bacterial Infection, Non-cardiac Chest Pain, Malaise, Chills, Dysgeusia, Inguinal Hernia, Intestinal Obstruction

A 73-year-old patient (weight: NA) from US with the following symptoms: plasma cell myeloma started Prednisone treatment (dosage: NA) on Apr 18, 2011. Soon after starting Prednisone treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Asthenia
  • Dyspnoea
  • Bacterial Infection
  • Non-cardiac Chest Pain
  • Malaise
  • Chills
  • Dysgeusia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Velcade
  • Melphalan
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Prednisone side effects, such as Malaise.
Malaise, Refusal Of Treatment By Patient, Arthralgia, Headache, Cough, Arthritis, Insomnia, Pain In Extremity, Somnolence

A female patient from UNITED STATES was prescribed and started Prednisone Tab on Apr 02, 2012. After Prednisone was administered, patient encountered several Prednisone side effects: malaise, refusal of treatment by patient, arthralgia, headache, cough, arthritis, insomnia, pain in extremity, somnolence Additional patient health information: Female , 80 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Prednisone Tab dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Losartan Potassium
Myocardial Infarction, Loss Of Consciousness, Malaise

This report suggests a potential Prednisone Tab Malaise side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A female patient from CANADA (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura and used Prednisone Tab (dosage: 20mg Per Day) starting Feb 26, 2012. Soon after starting Prednisone Tab the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Loss Of Consciousness
  • Malaise
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Promacta (75mg Per Day)
Although Prednisone Tab demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Malaise, may still occur.
Glycosylated Haemoglobin Increased, Chills, Back Pain, Malaise

An adverse event was reported by a health professional on Mar 15, 2012 by a male taking Prednisone Tab (dosage: NA) . Location: UNITED STATES , weighting 383.8 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Prednisone side effects: glycosylated haemoglobin increased, chills, back pain, malaise. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Gammagard Liquid
  • Tylenol
  • Gammagard Liquid
  • Benadryl
Lung Infiltration, Nasopharyngitis, Ear Disorder, Oropharyngeal Pain, Adverse Event, Erythema, Malaise

This Malaise problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On Mar 05, 2012 a consumer started treatment with Prednisone Tab (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Prednisone Tab, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Lung Infiltration
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Ear Disorder
  • Oropharyngeal Pain
  • Adverse Event
  • Erythema
  • Malaise
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Malaise, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Candidiasis, Cataract, Multiple Myeloma, Malaise, Prostatomegaly, Oedema Peripheral, Gastrointestinal Disorder, Constipation, Fatigue

This is a Prednisone side effect report of a patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Prednisone (dosage: NA) starting Jun 30, 2003. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Prochlorperazine Maleate (10 Mg, Bid)
  • Pamidronate Disodium
  • Claritin
  • Clarinex /usa/
  • Reglan
  • Aredia (90 Mg, Qmo)
  • Oxycontin (20 Mg, Unk)
  • Oxycodone Hcl (20 Mg, Q12h)
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Candidiasis
  • Cataract
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Malaise
  • Prostatomegaly
  • Oedema Peripheral
  • Gastrointestinal Disorder
  • Constipation
  • Fatigue
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Prednisone could cause Malaise and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Pain, Road Traffic Accident, Pneumonia Primary Atypical, Malaise, Abdominal Discomfort, Rib Fracture, Oesophageal Pain, Oesophageal Disorder

This Malaise side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on Feb 27, 2012. A female patient from UNITED STATES , 57 years of age, was treated with Prednisone. Patient felt the following Prednisone side effects: pain, road traffic accident, pneumonia primary atypical, malaise, abdominal discomfort, rib fracture, oesophageal pain, oesophageal disorder. Prednisone dosage: NA.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Nexium
These side effects may potentially be related to Prednisone.
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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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