Carafate and Euphoric mood - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Euphoric mood is found among people who take Carafate, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Carafate and have Euphoric mood. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 13,133 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, 18, 2023

13,133 people reported to have side effects when taking Carafate.
Among them, 6 people (0.05%) have Euphoric mood.

What is Carafate?

Carafate has active ingredients of sucralfate. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. eHealthMe is studying from 13,572 Carafate users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Euphoric mood?

Euphoric mood (excessively happy but may become angry or irritable) is found to be associated with 1,373 drugs and 839 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Carafate and Euphoric mood reports submitted per year:

Could Carafate cause Euphoric mood?

Gender of people who have Euphoric mood when taking Carafate *:

  • female: 33.33 %
  • male: 66.67 %

Age of people who have Euphoric mood when taking Carafate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 20 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 80 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Common drugs people take besides Carafate *:

  1. Synthroid: 2 people, 33.33%
  2. Zofran: 2 people, 33.33%
  3. Zoloft: 1 person, 16.67%
  4. Multivitamin: 1 person, 16.67%
  5. Clonazepam: 1 person, 16.67%
  6. Compazine: 1 person, 16.67%
  7. Coq10: 1 person, 16.67%
  8. Fentanyl: 1 person, 16.67%
  9. Fentanyl-100: 1 person, 16.67%
  10. Fiorinal: 1 person, 16.67%

Common side effects people have besides Euphoric mood *:

  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 2 people, 33.33%
  2. Dizziness: 2 people, 33.33%
  3. Fever: 2 people, 33.33%
  4. Drug Effect Increased: 2 people, 33.33%
  5. Nausea And Vomiting: 2 people, 33.33%
  6. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 2 people, 33.33%
  7. Memory Loss: 2 people, 33.33%
  8. Duodenal Perforation (complication of duodenal ulcer): 1 person, 16.67%
  9. Duodenal Obstruction (partial or complete obstruction of the duodenum): 1 person, 16.67%
  10. Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation): 1 person, 16.67%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 2 people, 33.33%
  2. Spinal Disorder (disease of spine a back bone): 1 person, 16.67%
  3. Pain: 1 person, 16.67%
  4. Neuralgia (pain in one or more nerves): 1 person, 16.67%
  5. Mouth Ulcers: 1 person, 16.67%
  6. Gastric Disorder (disease of stomach): 1 person, 16.67%
  7. Gastric Cancer (stomach cancer): 1 person, 16.67%
  8. Drug Dependence: 1 person, 16.67%
  9. Diarrhea: 1 person, 16.67%
  10. Crohn's Disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract): 1 person, 16.67%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Carafate and have Euphoric mood?

Check whether Euphoric mood 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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