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


Akathisia is found among people who take Akineton, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Akineton and have Akathisia. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 5,814 people who have side effects when taking Akineton from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

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 Oct, 27, 2022

5,814 people reported to have side effects when taking Akineton.
Among them, 133 people (2.29%) have Akathisia.

What is Akineton?

Akineton has active ingredients of biperiden hydrochloride. It is often used in parkinson's disease. eHealthMe is studying from 5,851 Akineton 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 1,230 drugs and 767 conditions by eHealthMe.

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Could Akineton cause Akathisia?

Time on Akineton when people have Akathisia *:

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Gender of people who have Akathisia when taking Akineton*:

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Age of people who have Akathisia when taking Akineton *:

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Common drugs people take besides Akineton *:

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Common side effects people have besides Akathisia *:

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Akineton 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 biperiden hydrochloride (the active ingredients of Akineton) and Akineton (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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