Chlorhexidine gluconate and Thyroid gland removal - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Thyroid gland removal is reported only by a few people who take Chlorhexidine Gluconate.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Chlorhexidine gluconate and have Thyroid gland removal. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 6,419 people who have side effects while taking Chlorhexidine gluconate 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, 03, 2022

6,419 people reported to have side effects when taking Chlorhexidine gluconate.
Among them, 2 people (0.03%) have Thyroid gland removal.

What is Chlorhexidine gluconate?

Chlorhexidine gluconate has active ingredients of chlorhexidine gluconate. eHealthMe is studying from 6,467 Chlorhexidine gluconate users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Thyroid gland removal?

Thyroid gland removal is found to be associated with 738 drugs and 427 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Chlorhexidine gluconate and Thyroid gland removal reports submitted per year:

Could Chlorhexidine gluconate cause Thyroid gland removal?

Gender of people who have Thyroid gland removal when taking Chlorhexidine gluconate *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Thyroid gland removal when taking Chlorhexidine gluconate *:

  • 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 Chlorhexidine gluconate *:

  1. Zometa: 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Xanax: 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Tamoxifen Citrate: 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Spironolactone: 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Lortab: 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Lasix: 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Klor-Con: 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Hydrochlorothiazide: 1 person, 50.00%
  9. Darvocet-N 100: 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Crestor: 1 person, 50.00%

Common side effects people have besides Thyroid gland removal *:

  1. Weakness: 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (a condition in which the heart muscle becomes abnormally thick): 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Anhedonia (inability to experience pleasure from activities usually found enjoyable): 2 people, 100.00%
  4. Aseptic Necrosis (the death of bone tissue due to a lack of blood supply): 2 people, 100.00%
  5. Central Nervous System Lesion (an abnormality in tissue of brain or spinal cord): 2 people, 100.00%
  6. Deformity (disfigurement): 2 people, 100.00%
  7. Depression: 2 people, 100.00%
  8. Discomfort: 2 people, 100.00%
  9. Emotional Distress: 2 people, 100.00%
  10. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 2 people, 100.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Neoplasm Malignant (cancer tumour): 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Metastases To Spine (cancer spreads to spine): 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Lung Neoplasm (tumour of lung): 1 person, 50.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Chlorhexidine gluconate and have Thyroid gland removal?

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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 chlorhexidine gluconate (the active ingredients of Chlorhexidine gluconate) and Chlorhexidine gluconate (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?

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