A study for a 17 year old girl who takes Accutane - from FDA reports


Summary

7,977 females aged 17 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 17 year old female patient who has Acne Cystic. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Aug, 30, 2017

7,977 females aged 17 (±5) who take Accutane are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Accutane for a 17-year old girl.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 17
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Acne Cystic
  • Drugs taken:
    • Accutane (isotretinoin)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Abdominal Pain: 397 (4.98% of females aged 17 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Rectal Bleeding: 34 (0.43% of females aged 17 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Constipation: 149 (1.87% of females aged 17 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

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Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  • inflammatory bowel disease
  • depression
  • ulcerative colitis
  • crohn's disease
  • unintended pregnancy
  • lip dry
  • dry skin
  • headache
  • stress and anxiety
  • colitis
1 - 6 months:
  • inflammatory bowel disease
  • depression
  • ulcerative colitis
  • crohn's disease
  • colitis
  • stress and anxiety
  • irritable bowel syndrome
  • dry skin
  • unintended pregnancy
  • intestinal haemorrhage
6 - 12 months:
  • inflammatory bowel disease
  • depression
  • crohn's disease
  • ulcerative colitis
  • stress and anxiety
  • dry skin
  • high blood cholesterol
  • irritable bowel syndrome
  • lip dry
  • colitis
1 - 2 years:
  • inflammatory bowel disease
  • depression
  • ulcerative colitis
  • crohn's disease
  • irritable bowel syndrome
  • stress and anxiety
  • dry skin
  • suicidal ideation
  • high blood cholesterol
  • intestinal obstruction
2 - 5 years:
  • inflammatory bowel disease
  • depression
  • ulcerative colitis
  • crohn's disease
  • irritable bowel syndrome
  • intestinal obstruction
  • gastrointestinal injury
  • suicidal ideation
  • emotional distress
  • intestinal haemorrhage
5 - 10 years:
  • ulcerative colitis
  • inflammatory bowel disease
  • crohn's disease
  • irritable bowel syndrome
  • depression
  • rectal haemorrhage
  • intestinal haemorrhage
  • weight decreased
  • dermatitis
  • gastrointestinal injury
10+ years:
  • inflammatory bowel disease
  • depression
  • ulcerative colitis
  • rectal haemorrhage
  • gastrointestinal disorder
  • irritable bowel syndrome
  • amenorrhea
  • multi-organ disorder
  • mood swings
  • intestinal haemorrhage
not specified:
  • inflammatory bowel disease
  • depression
  • ulcerative colitis
  • crohn's disease
  • dry skin
  • high blood cholesterol
  • suicidal ideation
  • colitis
  • lip dry
  • joint pain

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Birth Control (281 people, 3.52%)
  • Depression (59 people, 0.74%)
  • Oral Contraception (45 people, 0.56%)
  • Asthma (38 people, 0.48%)
  • Headache (32 people, 0.40%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Ortho Tri-Cyclen (533 people, 6.68%)
  • Yasmin (130 people, 1.63%)
  • Ibuprofen (118 people, 1.48%)
  • Prednisone (95 people, 1.19%)
  • Zoloft (93 people, 1.17%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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