Amiodarone hydrochloride and Faecaloma - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Faecaloma is found among people who take Amiodarone hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Amiodarone hydrochloride and have Faecaloma. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 7,199 people who have side effects when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride 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 Mar, 09, 2023

7,199 people reported to have side effects when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride.
Among them, 16 people (0.22%) have Faecaloma.

What is Amiodarone hydrochloride?

Amiodarone hydrochloride has active ingredients of amiodarone hydrochloride. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. eHealthMe is studying from 7,921 Amiodarone hydrochloride users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Faecaloma?

Faecaloma (hard mass of fecal matter) is found to be associated with 1,609 drugs and 1,028 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Amiodarone hydrochloride and Faecaloma reports submitted per year:

Could Amiodarone hydrochloride cause Faecaloma?

Gender of people who have Faecaloma when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Faecaloma when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride *:

  • 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: 6.25 %
  • 60+: 93.75 %

Common drugs people take besides Amiodarone hydrochloride *:

  1. Movicol: 14 people, 87.50%
  2. Humira: 14 people, 87.50%
  3. Clopidogrel: 12 people, 75.00%
  4. Pantoprazole: 9 people, 56.25%
  5. Fentanyl Transdermal System: 5 people, 31.25%
  6. Zoloft: 1 person, 6.25%
  7. Lasix: 1 person, 6.25%
  8. Aldactone: 1 person, 6.25%
  9. Combivent: 1 person, 6.25%
  10. Ditropan Xl: 1 person, 6.25%

Common side effects people have besides Faecaloma *:

  1. Appetite - Decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat): 15 people, 93.75%
  2. Wound Infection Pseudomonas: 14 people, 87.50%
  3. Gait Disturbance: 14 people, 87.50%
  4. Hyponatremia (abnormally low level of sodium in the blood; associated with dehydration): 14 people, 87.50%
  5. Hyperkalemia (damage to or disease of the kidney): 14 people, 87.50%
  6. Hiatal Hernia (hernia resulting from the protrusion of part of the stomach through the diaphragm): 14 people, 87.50%
  7. Hepatic Cyst: 14 people, 87.50%
  8. Heart Disease: 14 people, 87.50%
  9. Wound Dehiscence (a surgical incision reopens either internally or externally): 14 people, 87.50%
  10. Haematuria (presence of blood in urine): 14 people, 87.50%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 14 people, 87.50%
  2. Pain: 1 person, 6.25%
  3. Constipation: 1 person, 6.25%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Amiodarone hydrochloride and have Faecaloma?

Check whether Faecaloma 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 amiodarone hydrochloride (the active ingredients of Amiodarone hydrochloride) and Amiodarone hydrochloride (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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