Bamate and Pseudomembranous colitis - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Pseudomembranous colitis is reported only by a few people who take Bamate.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Bamate and have Pseudomembranous colitis. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,189 people who have side effects while taking Bamate 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 Dec, 01, 2022

2,189 people reported to have side effects when taking Bamate.
Among them, 2 people (0.09%) have Pseudomembranous colitis.

What is Bamate?

Bamate has active ingredients of meprobamate. eHealthMe is studying from 2,212 Bamate users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Pseudomembranous colitis?

Pseudomembranous colitis (antibiotic-associated diarrhoea (aad), is an infection of the colon) is found to be associated with 1,099 drugs and 799 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Bamate and Pseudomembranous colitis reports submitted per year:

Could Bamate cause Pseudomembranous colitis?

Gender of people who have Pseudomembranous colitis when taking Bamate *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Pseudomembranous colitis when taking Bamate *:

  • 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 Bamate *:

  1. Zovirax: 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Tegretol: 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Solu-Medrol: 2 people, 100.00%
  4. Sectral: 2 people, 100.00%
  5. Haldol: 2 people, 100.00%
  6. Flagyl: 2 people, 100.00%

Common side effects people have besides Pseudomembranous colitis *:

  1. Septic Shock (shock due to blood infection): 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Creatinine Renal Clearance Increased: 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Clostridium Test Positive: 2 people, 100.00%
  4. Blood Urea Increased: 2 people, 100.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Staphylococcal Bacteraemia (a bacterial infection of blood): 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Proctitis Ulcerative (inflammation of the rectum and anus ulcerative): 2 people, 100.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Bamate and have Pseudomembranous colitis?

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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 meprobamate (the active ingredients of Bamate) and Bamate (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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