Boric acid and Abdominal pain - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Abdominal pain is reported only by a few people who take Boric Acid.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Boric acid and have Abdominal pain. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 429 people who have side effects while taking Boric acid 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, 12, 2022

429 people reported to have side effects when taking Boric acid.
Among them, 4 people (0.93%) have Abdominal pain.

What is Boric acid?

Boric acid has active ingredients of boron. eHealthMe is studying from 313 Boric acid users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Abdominal pain?

Abdominal pain is found to be associated with 4,612 drugs and 4,816 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Boric acid and Abdominal pain reports submitted per year:

Could Boric acid cause Abdominal pain?

Gender of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Boric acid *:

  • female: 75 %
  • male: 25 %

Age of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Boric acid *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 25 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 25 %
  • 50-59: 25 %
  • 60+: 25 %

Common drugs people take besides Boric acid *:

  1. Prednisone: 2 people, 50.00%
  2. Zyrtec: 1 person, 25.00%
  3. Magnesium: 1 person, 25.00%
  4. Adderall: 1 person, 25.00%
  5. Aimovig: 1 person, 25.00%
  6. Alprazolam: 1 person, 25.00%
  7. Cetirizine Hydrochloride: 1 person, 25.00%
  8. Dilaudid: 1 person, 25.00%
  9. Ergocalciferol: 1 person, 25.00%
  10. Escitalopram: 1 person, 25.00%

Common side effects people have besides Abdominal pain *:

  1. Weight Increased: 2 people, 50.00%
  2. Cough: 2 people, 50.00%
  3. Pain: 2 people, 50.00%
  4. Fibromyalgia (a long-term condition which causes pain all over the body): 1 person, 25.00%
  5. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 1 person, 25.00%
  6. Indigestion: 1 person, 25.00%
  7. Hypoacusis (loss of hearing): 1 person, 25.00%
  8. Hyperhidrosis (abnormally increased sweating): 1 person, 25.00%
  9. High Blood Pressure: 1 person, 25.00%
  10. Hiatal Hernia (hernia resulting from the protrusion of part of the stomach through the diaphragm): 1 person, 25.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Dry Eyes (lack of adequate tears): 2 people, 50.00%
  2. Thyroid Diseases: 1 person, 25.00%
  3. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 1 person, 25.00%
  4. Cardiac Disorder: 1 person, 25.00%
  5. Cataplexy (loss of muscle tone accompanied by full conscious awareness): 1 person, 25.00%
  6. Depression: 1 person, 25.00%
  7. Diarrhea: 1 person, 25.00%
  8. Eye Disorder: 1 person, 25.00%
  9. Gastritis (inflammation of stomach): 1 person, 25.00%
  10. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 1 person, 25.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Boric acid and have Abdominal pain?

Check whether Abdominal pain 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 boron (the active ingredients of Boric acid) and Boric acid (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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