Amphotericin b and Aortic dilatation - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Aortic dilatation is found among people who take Amphotericin b, especially for people who are male, 60+ old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Amphotericin b and have Aortic dilatation. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 13,313 people who have side effects when taking Amphotericin b 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, 03, 2022

13,313 people reported to have side effects when taking Amphotericin b.
Among them, 25 people (0.19%) have Aortic dilatation.

What is Amphotericin b?

Amphotericin b has active ingredients of amphotericin b. It is often used in thrush. eHealthMe is studying from 13,332 Amphotericin b users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Aortic dilatation?

Aortic dilatation is found to be associated with 728 drugs and 374 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Amphotericin b and Aortic dilatation reports submitted per year:

Could Amphotericin b cause Aortic dilatation?

Gender of people who have Aortic dilatation when taking Amphotericin b *:

  • female: 4.35 %
  • male: 95.65 %

Age of people who have Aortic dilatation when taking Amphotericin b *:

  • 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: 4.35 %
  • 60+: 95.65 %

Common drugs people take besides Amphotericin b *:

  1. Torsemide: 24 people, 96.00%
  2. Carvedilol: 24 people, 96.00%
  3. Sodium Bicarbonate: 24 people, 96.00%
  4. Furosemide: 24 people, 96.00%
  5. Prograf: 24 people, 96.00%
  6. Aranesp: 23 people, 92.00%
  7. Candesartan Cilexetil: 23 people, 92.00%
  8. Tacrolimus: 23 people, 92.00%
  9. Myfortic: 23 people, 92.00%
  10. Tamsulosin Hydrochloride: 22 people, 88.00%

Common side effects people have besides Aortic dilatation *:

  1. Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling): 24 people, 96.00%
  2. Presyncope: 24 people, 96.00%
  3. Basal Cell Carcinoma (a skin cancer, it rarely metastasizes or kills): 24 people, 96.00%
  4. Hepatic Steatosis (fatty liver disease): 24 people, 96.00%
  5. Haemoglobin Decreased: 24 people, 96.00%
  6. Bradycardia (abnormally slow heart action): 24 people, 96.00%
  7. C-Reactive Protein Increased: 24 people, 96.00%
  8. Metabolic Acidosis (body produces too much acid, or when the kidneys are not removing enough acid from the body): 24 people, 96.00%
  9. Mean Cell Volume Increased (more than normal average red blood cell volume): 24 people, 96.00%
  10. Carotid Arteriosclerosis (plaque deposition in artery): 24 people, 96.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Prostate Infection: 20 people, 80.00%
  2. High Blood Cholesterol: 19 people, 76.00%
  3. Fluid Retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood): 19 people, 76.00%
  4. Cardiac Disorder: 19 people, 76.00%
  5. Abdominal Discomfort: 18 people, 72.00%
  6. High Blood Pressure: 4 people, 16.00%
  7. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 1 person, 4.00%
  8. Prostatic Disorder: 1 person, 4.00%
  9. Histoplasmosis (infection caused by breathing in spores of a fungus): 1 person, 4.00%
  10. Cardiac Failure: 1 person, 4.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Amphotericin b and have Aortic dilatation?

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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 amphotericin b (the active ingredients of Amphotericin b) and Amphotericin b (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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