Cardizem and Sinusitis chronic - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Sinusitis chronic is found among people who take Cardizem, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Cardizem and have Sinusitis chronic. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 26,718 people who have side effects when taking Cardizem 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, 21, 2023

26,718 people reported to have side effects when taking Cardizem.
Among them, 47 people (0.18%) have Sinusitis chronic.

What is Cardizem?

Cardizem has active ingredients of diltiazem hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure. eHealthMe is studying from 27,643 Cardizem users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Sinusitis chronic?

Sinusitis chronic (long lasting infection of sinus) is found to be associated with 1,380 drugs and 485 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Cardizem and Sinusitis chronic reports submitted per year:

Could Cardizem cause Sinusitis chronic?

Gender of people who have Sinusitis chronic when taking Cardizem *:

  • female: 86.05 %
  • male: 13.95 %

Age of people who have Sinusitis chronic when taking Cardizem *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 4.17 %
  • 40-49: 50.0 %
  • 50-59: 16.67 %
  • 60+: 29.17 %

Common drugs people take besides Cardizem *:

  1. Zometa: 34 people, 72.34%
  2. Fosamax: 33 people, 70.21%
  3. Lasix: 33 people, 70.21%
  4. Megestrol Acetate: 30 people, 63.83%
  5. Nystatin: 30 people, 63.83%
  6. Levaquin: 28 people, 59.57%
  7. Percocet: 27 people, 57.45%
  8. Cymbalta: 27 people, 57.45%
  9. Dilaudid: 27 people, 57.45%
  10. Gabapentin: 23 people, 48.94%

Common side effects people have besides Sinusitis chronic *:

  1. Stress And Anxiety: 39 people, 82.98%
  2. Bronchitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes): 37 people, 78.72%
  3. Back Pain: 36 people, 76.60%
  4. Pain: 36 people, 76.60%
  5. Osteopenia (a condition where bone mineral density is lower than normal): 34 people, 72.34%
  6. Haemorrhoids (a swollen vein or group of veins in the region of the anus): 33 people, 70.21%
  7. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 33 people, 70.21%
  8. Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw): 33 people, 70.21%
  9. Bone Lesion (bone with abnormalities. bone lesions can result from growth formations, infections, or injuries): 33 people, 70.21%
  10. Rashes (redness): 31 people, 65.96%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Metastatic Neoplasm (spreadable cancer tumour): 20 people, 42.55%
  2. Breast Cancer Metastatic: 19 people, 40.43%
  3. Hypersensitivity: 13 people, 27.66%
  4. Stress And Anxiety: 13 people, 27.66%
  5. Diabetes: 12 people, 25.53%
  6. Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints): 2 people, 4.26%
  7. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 2 people, 4.26%
  8. Enlarged Prostate: 1 person, 2.13%
  9. Blood Cholesterol Decreased: 1 person, 2.13%
  10. Constipation: 1 person, 2.13%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Cardizem and have Sinusitis chronic?

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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 diltiazem hydrochloride (the active ingredients of Cardizem) and Cardizem (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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