Cogentin and Skin candida - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Skin candida is reported only by a few people who take Cogentin.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Cogentin and have Skin candida. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 7,198 people who have side effects while taking Cogentin 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 May, 26, 2023

7,198 people reported to have side effects when taking Cogentin.
Among them, 2 people (0.03%) have Skin candida.

What is Cogentin?

Cogentin has active ingredients of benztropine mesylate. It is often used in tardive dyskinesia. eHealthMe is studying from 7,466 Cogentin users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Skin candida?

Skin candida (fungal infection of skin) is found to be associated with 555 drugs and 291 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Cogentin and Skin candida reports submitted per year:

Could Cogentin cause Skin candida?

Gender of people who have Skin candida when taking Cogentin *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Skin candida when taking Cogentin *:

  • 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: 100 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Common drugs people take besides Cogentin *:

  1. Valium: 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Tegretol: 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Stelazine: 2 people, 100.00%
  4. Seroquel: 2 people, 100.00%
  5. Norvasc: 2 people, 100.00%
  6. Humulin R: 2 people, 100.00%
  7. Artane: 2 people, 100.00%
  8. Abilify: 2 people, 100.00%
  9. Tylenol: 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Risperdal: 1 person, 50.00%

Common side effects people have besides Skin candida *:

  1. Urticaria (rash of round, red welts on the skin that itch intensely): 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Mania (a state of abnormally elevated or irritable mood): 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Asthma: 2 people, 100.00%
  4. Back Pain: 2 people, 100.00%
  5. Bronchitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes): 2 people, 100.00%
  6. Diabetes: 2 people, 100.00%
  7. Diabetic Ketoacidosis (diabetic ketoacidosis (dka) is high concentrations of ketone bodies): 2 people, 100.00%
  8. Haemorrhoids (a swollen vein or group of veins in the region of the anus): 2 people, 100.00%
  9. Heart Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing): 2 people, 100.00%
  10. Joint Pain: 2 people, 100.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Schizoaffective Disorder (a mental disorder characterized by disordered thought): 2 people, 100.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Cogentin and have Skin candida?

Check whether Skin candida 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 benztropine mesylate (the active ingredients of Cogentin) and Cogentin (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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