Prednisone vs Uceris

Prednisone
(Rx)
Uceris
(Rx)
Prednisone is a steroid.
Uceris is an inflammatory bowel agent - glucocorticoid.
Satisfaction Score
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3.2
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.2
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Ulcerative Colitis
2.8
Concern level
1.7
Helpfulness
for Ulcerative Colitis
2.6
Concern level
1.5
Approval Date
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January 17, 1972
January 14, 2013
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
570,622 Discussions
3,796 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for RA
#2 for Allergy
#3 for Swelling
#6 for Lupus
#7 for Asthma
#8 for Infection
#10 for Rash
#11 for Headaches
#12 for Itching
#13 for Joint Pain
#14 for Cancer
#16 for Hives
#17 for Acne
Prednisone is prescribed for RA, Allergy, Crohn's Disease, Swelling, Ulcerative Colitis, Lupus, Asthma, Infection, Rash, Headaches, Itching, Joint Pain, Shortness of Breath, Hives and Acne and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#3 for Colitis
#4 for IBD
Uceris is prescribed for Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn's Disease and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Pre
Weight Gain
9
Withdrawal Symptoms
2
Mood Swings
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Cataract
1
Bone Loss
1
Stomach Problems
1
Sleep Disorders
1
Increased Appetite
1
Loss of Appetite
1
Uce
Nausea
4
Weight Gain
3
Bloating
3
Fever
1
Blood in Stool
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
Diabetes
1
Mood Swings
1
Burning
1
Migraines
1
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Prednisone
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Uceris
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Weight Gain
Pre
Uce
9
3
Withdrawal Symptoms
Pre
Uce
2
1
Mood Swings
Pre
Uce
1
1
High Blood Pressure
Pre
Uce
1
0
Cataract
Pre
Uce
1
0
Bone Loss
Pre
Uce
1
0
Stomach Problems
Pre
Uce
1
0
Sleep Disorders
Pre
Uce
1
0
Increased Appetite
Pre
Uce
1
0
Loss of Appetite
Pre
Uce
1
0
Nausea
Uce
Pre
4
0
Weight Gain
Uce
Pre
3
9
Bloating
Uce
Pre
3
0
Fever
Uce
Pre
1
0
Blood in Stool
Uce
Pre
1
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Uce
Pre
1
2
Diabetes
Uce
Pre
1
0
Mood Swings
Uce
Pre
1
1
Burning
Uce
Pre
1
0
Migraines
Uce
Pre
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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Not Available
C Category C
Before taking Uceris during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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Method of use
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Rectal Foam
Dosages
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No methods of use & dosage information found
: 9 mg
Foam: 2 mg/actuation
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
Avoid grapefruit or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug concentration.
Ingredients
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Prednisone
Budesonide
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Prednisone and Uceris: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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