Arthrotec and Eyelid injury - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Eyelid injury is reported only by a few people who take Arthrotec.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Arthrotec and have Eyelid injury. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 10,889 people who have side effects while taking Arthrotec 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 Mar, 22, 2023

10,889 people reported to have side effects when taking Arthrotec.
Among them, 2 people (0.02%) have Eyelid injury.

What is Arthrotec?

Arthrotec has active ingredients of diclofenac sodium; misoprostol. It is often used in arthritis. eHealthMe is studying from 11,305 Arthrotec users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Eyelid injury?

Eyelid injury is found to be associated with 167 drugs and 96 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Arthrotec and Eyelid injury reports submitted per year:

Could Arthrotec cause Eyelid injury?

Gender of people who have Eyelid injury when taking Arthrotec *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Eyelid injury when taking Arthrotec *:

  • 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 Arthrotec *:

  1. Voltaren: 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Dalmane: 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Heparin: 2 people, 100.00%
  4. Fragmin: 2 people, 100.00%
  5. Flector: 2 people, 100.00%
  6. Fish Oil: 2 people, 100.00%
  7. Excedrin: 2 people, 100.00%
  8. Effient: 2 people, 100.00%
  9. Cymbalta: 2 people, 100.00%
  10. Vancomycin: 2 people, 100.00%

Common side effects people have besides Eyelid injury *:

  1. White Blood Cell Count Increased: 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Headache (pain in head): 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Exostosis (formation of new bone on the surface of a bone): 2 people, 100.00%
  4. Facet Joint Syndrome (problem with movement of the facet joints of the spine): 2 people, 100.00%
  5. Fall: 2 people, 100.00%
  6. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 2 people, 100.00%
  7. Fever: 2 people, 100.00%
  8. Gait Disturbance: 2 people, 100.00%
  9. Herniated Nucleus Pulposus (Slipped Disk): 2 people, 100.00%
  10. Meningeal Disorder (disease of meninges): 2 people, 100.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction): 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Laxative Supportive Care: 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Drowsiness: 2 people, 100.00%
  4. Constipation: 2 people, 100.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Arthrotec and have Eyelid injury?

Check whether Eyelid injury 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 diclofenac sodium; misoprostol (the active ingredients of Arthrotec) and Arthrotec (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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