Adalat and Renal abscess - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Renal abscess is reported only by a few people who take Adalat.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Adalat and have Renal abscess. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 20,024 people who have side effects while taking Adalat 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 Aug, 16, 2022

20,024 people reported to have side effects when taking Adalat.
Among them, 4 people (0.02%) have Renal abscess.

What is Adalat?

Adalat has active ingredients of nifedipine. It is often used in high blood pressure. eHealthMe is studying from 19,965 Adalat users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Renal abscess?

Renal abscess (pus in kidney) is found to be associated with 363 drugs and 207 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Adalat and Renal abscess reports submitted per year:

Could Adalat cause Renal abscess?

Gender of people who have Renal abscess when taking Adalat *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Renal abscess when taking Adalat *:

  • 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: 100 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Common drugs people take besides Adalat *:

  1. Parsabiv: 4 people, 100.00%
  2. Olmetec: 4 people, 100.00%
  3. Fosrenol: 4 people, 100.00%
  4. Crestor: 4 people, 100.00%
  5. Heparin: 3 people, 75.00%

Common side effects people have besides Renal abscess *:

  1. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 2 people, 50.00%
  2. Haemorrhagic Cyst (bleeding cyst): 1 person, 25.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Hyperparathyroidism Secondary (an abnormally high concentration of parathyroid hormone in the blood, resulting in weakening of the bones through loss of calcium-secondary): 4 people, 100.00%
  2. Anaemia (lack of blood): 4 people, 100.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Adalat and have Renal abscess?

Check whether Renal abscess is associated with a drug or a condition

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 nifedipine (the active ingredients of Adalat) and Adalat (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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