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

Summary:

Gastrointestinal inflammation is found among people who take Amiodarone hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Amiodarone hydrochloride and have Gastrointestinal inflammation. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 6,115 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.

With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe enables everyone to run phase IV clinical trial to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor effectiveness. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ peer-reviewed medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Most recently, phase IV clinial trails for COVID 19 vaccines have been added, check here.



On Jun, 30, 2022

6,115 people reported to have side effects when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride.
Among them, 7 people (0.11%) have Gastrointestinal inflammation.


What is Amiodarone hydrochloride?

Amiodarone hydrochloride has active ingredients of amiodarone hydrochloride. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. eHealthMe is studying from 6,790 Amiodarone hydrochloride users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Gastrointestinal inflammation?

Gastrointestinal inflammation (inflammation of stomach and intestine) is found to be associated with 759 drugs and 492 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Amiodarone hydrochloride and Gastrointestinal inflammation reports submitted per year:

Could Amiodarone hydrochloride cause Gastrointestinal inflammation?

Time on Amiodarone hydrochloride when people have Gastrointestinal inflammation *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 100 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Gastrointestinal inflammation when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride *:

  • female: 20 %
  • male: 80 %

Age of people who have Gastrointestinal inflammation 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: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Common drugs people take besides Amiodarone hydrochloride *:

  1. Levothyroxine Sodium: 3 people, 42.86%
  2. Simvastatin: 3 people, 42.86%
  3. Prednisone: 3 people, 42.86%
  4. Ondansetron: 2 people, 28.57%
  5. Neulasta: 2 people, 28.57%
  6. Cyclophosphamide: 2 people, 28.57%
  7. Doxorubicin Hydrochloride: 1 person, 14.29%
  8. Amlodipine Besylate: 1 person, 14.29%
  9. Aspirin: 1 person, 14.29%
  10. Bisoprolol Fumarate: 1 person, 14.29%

Common side effects people have besides Gastrointestinal inflammation *:

  1. Diarrhea: 4 people, 57.14%
  2. Palmar-Plantar Erythrodysaesthesia Syndrome (hand-foot syndrome): 4 people, 57.14%
  3. Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water): 4 people, 57.14%
  4. Stomatitis (inflammation of mucous membrane of mouth): 4 people, 57.14%
  5. Pain Of Skin: 4 people, 57.14%
  6. Conduction Disorder (serious disorder of the heart not responses proper to impulses): 2 people, 28.57%
  7. Ventricular Tachyarrhythmia (rapid heartbeat that originates in one of the lower chambers (the ventricles) of the heart): 2 people, 28.57%
  8. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 2 people, 28.57%
  9. Nausea And Vomiting: 2 people, 28.57%
  10. Bradyarrhythmia (heart slowness): 2 people, 28.57%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Tachyarrhythmia (disturbance of the heart rhythm in which the heart rate is abnormally increased): 4 people, 57.14%
  2. Hyperthyroidism (over activity of the thyroid gland): 4 people, 57.14%
  3. Hyperlipidaemia (presence of excess lipids in the blood): 4 people, 57.14%
  4. High Blood Pressure: 4 people, 57.14%
  5. Burkitt Lymphoma (cancer of the lymphatic system): 4 people, 57.14%
  6. Type 2 Diabetes: 1 person, 14.29%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Amiodarone hydrochloride and have Gastrointestinal inflammation?

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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 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?

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