Accupril and Akathisia - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Akathisia is reported only by a few people who take Accupril.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Accupril and have Akathisia. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,983 people who have side effects while taking Accupril from the FDA, and is updated regularly.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Dec, 08, 2022

12,983 people reported to have side effects when taking Accupril.
Among them, 5 people (0.04%) have Akathisia.

What is Accupril?

Accupril has active ingredients of quinapril hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure. eHealthMe is studying from 13,223 Accupril users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Akathisia?

Akathisia (a movement disorder characterized by a feeling of inner restlessness) is found to be associated with 1,231 drugs and 767 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Accupril and Akathisia reports submitted per year:

Could Accupril cause Akathisia?

Gender of people who have Akathisia when taking Accupril *:

  • female: 40 %
  • male: 60 %

Age of people who have Akathisia when taking Accupril *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 75 %
  • 60+: 25 %

Common drugs people take besides Accupril *:

  1. Lexapro: 2 people, 40.00%
  2. Remeron: 2 people, 40.00%
  3. Lanoxin: 2 people, 40.00%
  4. Hydrochlorothiazide: 2 people, 40.00%
  5. Lipitor: 2 people, 40.00%
  6. Lortab: 2 people, 40.00%
  7. Metoclopramide: 2 people, 40.00%
  8. Coumadin: 2 people, 40.00%
  9. Klonopin: 2 people, 40.00%
  10. Xanax: 2 people, 40.00%

Common side effects people have besides Akathisia *:

  1. Irritability: 2 people, 40.00%
  2. Stress And Anxiety: 2 people, 40.00%
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 2 people, 40.00%
  4. Extrapyramidal Disorder (involuntary muscle spasms in the face and neck): 2 people, 40.00%
  5. Dyskinesia (abnormality or impairment of voluntary movement): 2 people, 40.00%
  6. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 2 people, 40.00%
  7. Depression: 2 people, 40.00%
  8. Completed Suicide (act of taking one's own life): 2 people, 40.00%
  9. Intervertebral Disc Protrusion (spinal disc protrusion): 2 people, 40.00%
  10. Tardive Dyskinesia (a disorder that involves involuntary movements): 2 people, 40.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Depression: 2 people, 40.00%
  2. Stress And Anxiety: 1 person, 20.00%
  3. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 1 person, 20.00%
  4. Gastric Disorder (disease of stomach): 1 person, 20.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Accupril and have Akathisia?

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How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on quinapril hydrochloride (the active ingredients of Accupril) and Accupril (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).


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