Asacol and Cirrhosis alcoholic - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Cirrhosis alcoholic is reported only by a few people who take Asacol.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Asacol and have Cirrhosis alcoholic. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 16,119 people who have side effects while taking Asacol from the FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Jun, 25, 2022

16,119 people reported to have side effects when taking Asacol.
Among them, 2 people (0.01%) have Cirrhosis alcoholic.

What is Asacol?

Asacol has active ingredients of mesalamine. It is often used in ulcerative colitis. eHealthMe is studying from 16,832 Asacol users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Cirrhosis alcoholic?

Cirrhosis alcoholic (chronic disease of the liver marked by degeneration of cells, inflammation, and fibrous thickening of tissue caused by alcoholism) is found to be associated with 358 drugs and 156 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Asacol and Cirrhosis alcoholic reports submitted per year:

Could Asacol cause Cirrhosis alcoholic?

Gender of people who have Cirrhosis alcoholic when taking Asacol *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Cirrhosis alcoholic when taking Asacol *:

  • 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 Asacol *:

  1. Xanax: 1 person, 50.00%
  2. Spironolactone: 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Pepcid: 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Nexium: 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Lomotil: 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Lactulose: 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Imodium: 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Furosemide: 1 person, 50.00%
  9. Enulose: 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Digoxin: 1 person, 50.00%

Common side effects people have besides Cirrhosis alcoholic *:

  1. Weight Decreased: 1 person, 50.00%
  2. Weakness: 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Cardiac Failure: 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Chills (felling of cold): 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Fever: 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Gastrointestinal Tract Adenoma (a benign tumour (-oma) of glandular origin in digestive tract): 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Hepatocellular Injury (liver injury): 1 person, 50.00%
  9. High Blood Pressure: 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Hyperkalemia (damage to or disease of the kidney): 1 person, 50.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Blood Albumin Abnormal: 1 person, 50.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Asacol and have Cirrhosis alcoholic?

Check whether Cirrhosis alcoholic 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 mesalamine (the active ingredients of Asacol) and Asacol (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+ peer-reviewed 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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