Carafate and Coronary heart disease - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data

Summary:

Coronary heart disease is found among people who take Carafate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Carafate and have Coronary heart disease. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,465 people who have side effects when taking Carafate from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

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 Sep, 22, 2022

12,465 people reported to have side effects when taking Carafate.
Among them, 65 people (0.52%) have Coronary heart disease.


What is Carafate?

Carafate has active ingredients of sucralfate. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. eHealthMe is studying from 12,882 Carafate users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Coronary heart disease?

Coronary heart disease (narrowing or blockage of the coronary arteries) is found to be associated with 2,803 drugs and 2,055 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Carafate and Coronary heart disease reports submitted per year:

Could Carafate cause Coronary heart disease?

Gender of people who have Coronary heart disease when taking Carafate *:

  • female: 58.46 %
  • male: 41.54 %

Age of people who have Coronary heart disease when taking Carafate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 18.18 %
  • 50-59: 29.09 %
  • 60+: 52.73 %

Common drugs people take besides Carafate *:

  1. Plavix: 22 people, 33.85%
  2. Lasix: 20 people, 30.77%
  3. Aspirin: 20 people, 30.77%
  4. Nitroglycerin: 14 people, 21.54%
  5. Lisinopril: 13 people, 20.00%
  6. Zantac: 13 people, 20.00%
  7. Prilosec: 13 people, 20.00%
  8. Vioxx: 12 people, 18.46%
  9. Reglan: 11 people, 16.92%
  10. Nexium: 11 people, 16.92%

Common side effects people have besides Coronary heart disease *:

  1. Chest Pain: 24 people, 36.92%
  2. High Blood Pressure: 22 people, 33.85%
  3. Heart Attack: 18 people, 27.69%
  4. Weakness: 17 people, 26.15%
  5. Breathing Difficulty: 16 people, 24.62%
  6. Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint): 16 people, 24.62%
  7. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 15 people, 23.08%
  8. Dizziness: 15 people, 23.08%
  9. Stress And Anxiety: 15 people, 23.08%
  10. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 15 people, 23.08%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Pain: 13 people, 20.00%
  2. Diabetes: 6 people, 9.23%
  3. High Blood Pressure: 5 people, 7.69%
  4. Joint Pain: 3 people, 4.62%
  5. Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (long lasting type of cancer that starts in the blood-forming cells of the bone marrow and invades the blood): 3 people, 4.62%
  6. Dizziness: 3 people, 4.62%
  7. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 3 people, 4.62%
  8. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 2 people, 3.08%
  9. Chest Pain: 2 people, 3.08%
  10. Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body): 2 people, 3.08%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Carafate and have Coronary heart disease?

Check whether Coronary heart disease 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 sucralfate (the active ingredients of Carafate) and Carafate (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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