Avonex and Painful erection - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Painful erection is reported only by a few people who take Avonex.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Avonex and have Painful erection. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 193,076 people who have side effects while taking Avonex 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 Jan, 29, 2023

193,076 people reported to have side effects when taking Avonex.
Among them, 1 person (0.0%) has Painful erection.

What is Avonex?

Avonex has active ingredients of interferon beta 1a. It is often used in multiple sclerosis. eHealthMe is studying from 193,475 Avonex users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Painful erection?

Painful erection is found to be associated with 336 drugs and 259 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Avonex and Painful erection reports submitted per year:

Could Avonex cause Painful erection?

Age of people who have Painful erection when taking Avonex *:

  • 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 Avonex *:

  1. Clexane: 1 person, 100.00%

Common side effects people have besides Painful erection *:

  1. White Blood Cell Count Increased: 1 person, 100.00%
  2. Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling): 1 person, 100.00%
  3. Cachexia (loss of weight): 1 person, 100.00%
  4. Cholecystitis (infection of gallbladder): 1 person, 100.00%
  5. Deep Venous Thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis): 1 person, 100.00%
  6. Erection Increased: 1 person, 100.00%
  7. Gallstones (stone formation by bile component): 1 person, 100.00%
  8. Haematocrit Increased: 1 person, 100.00%
  9. Haemoglobin Decreased: 1 person, 100.00%
  10. International Normalised Ratio Increased: 1 person, 100.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Avonex and have Painful erection?

Check whether Painful erection 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 interferon beta 1a (the active ingredients of Avonex) and Avonex (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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