Avodart and Red blood cell count increased - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data

Summary:

Red blood cell count increased is reported only by a few people who take Avodart.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Avodart and have Red blood cell count increased. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 14,983 people who have side effects while taking Avodart 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 Aug, 18, 2022

14,983 people reported to have side effects when taking Avodart.
Among them, 3 people (0.02%) have Red blood cell count increased.


What is Avodart?

Avodart has active ingredients of dutasteride. It is often used in prostate examination abnormal. eHealthMe is studying from 15,437 Avodart users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Red blood cell count increased?

Red blood cell count increased is found to be associated with 791 drugs and 447 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Avodart and Red blood cell count increased reports submitted per year:

Could Avodart cause Red blood cell count increased?

Time on Avodart when people have Red blood cell count increased *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 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 Red blood cell count increased when taking Avodart *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Red blood cell count increased when taking Avodart *:

  • 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: 33.33 %
  • 60+: 66.67 %

Common drugs people take besides Avodart *:

  1. Flomax: 2 people, 66.67%
  2. Viagra: 1 person, 33.33%
  3. Ultracet: 1 person, 33.33%
  4. Tylenol: 1 person, 33.33%
  5. Lipitor: 1 person, 33.33%
  6. Enbrel: 1 person, 33.33%
  7. Effexor: 1 person, 33.33%
  8. Diclofenac Sodium: 1 person, 33.33%
  9. Cozaar: 1 person, 33.33%
  10. Carbidopa: 1 person, 33.33%

Common side effects people have besides Red blood cell count increased *:

  1. White Blood Cell Count Increased: 1 person, 33.33%
  2. Rheumatoid Factor Increased: 1 person, 33.33%
  3. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 1 person, 33.33%
  4. Rash Pustular (redness with pustules): 1 person, 33.33%
  5. Nodule (a small rock or mineral cluster): 1 person, 33.33%
  6. Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction): 1 person, 33.33%
  7. Micturition Urgency (urgency to pass the urine): 1 person, 33.33%
  8. Localised Infection (infection at the single location): 1 person, 33.33%
  9. Haemochromatosis (body to absorb more iron than usual from food): 1 person, 33.33%
  10. Finger Deformity (a deformed position of the finger): 1 person, 33.33%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 1 person, 33.33%
  2. Glaucoma (increased fluid pressure in the eye with vision loss): 1 person, 33.33%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Avodart and have Red blood cell count increased?

Check whether Red blood cell count increased 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 dutasteride (the active ingredients of Avodart) and Avodart (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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