Contrave and Snoring - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Snoring is reported only by a few people who take Contrave.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Contrave and have Snoring. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,289 people who have side effects while taking Contrave 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 Nov, 30, 2022

4,289 people reported to have side effects when taking Contrave.
Among them, 2 people (0.05%) have Snoring.

What is Contrave?

Contrave has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride; naltrexone hydrochloride. It is often used in weight loss. eHealthMe is studying from 4,486 Contrave users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Snoring?

Snoring is found to be associated with 1,330 drugs and 637 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Contrave and Snoring reports submitted per year:

Could Contrave cause Snoring?

Time on Contrave when people have Snoring *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Snoring when taking Contrave *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Common drugs people take besides Contrave *:

  1. Xyrem: 1 person, 50.00%
  2. Xopenex Hfa: 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Symbicort: 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Nuvigil: 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Astelin: 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Allegra Allergy: 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Accolate: 1 person, 50.00%

Common side effects people have besides Snoring *:

  1. Headache (pain in head): 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Weakness: 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body): 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Suffocation Feeling: 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Itching: 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Feeling Abnormal: 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Drug Intolerance (drug sensitivity): 1 person, 50.00%
  9. Appetite - Increased (increased appetite is when you want to eat much more often or in larger quantities than your body requires): 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement): 1 person, 50.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Drowsiness: 1 person, 50.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Contrave and have Snoring?

Check whether Snoring 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 bupropion hydrochloride; naltrexone hydrochloride (the active ingredients of Contrave) and Contrave (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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