Coreg and Inclusion body myositis - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Inclusion body myositis is reported only by a few people who take Coreg.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Coreg and have Inclusion body myositis. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 46,057 people who have side effects while taking Coreg 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 Mar, 14, 2023

46,057 people reported to have side effects when taking Coreg.
Among them, 4 people (0.01%) have Inclusion body myositis.

What is Coreg?

Coreg has active ingredients of carvedilol. It is often used in high blood pressure. eHealthMe is studying from 47,443 Coreg users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Inclusion body myositis?

Inclusion body myositis (inflammatory muscle disease, slowly progressive weakness and wasting) is found to be associated with 133 drugs and 72 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Coreg and Inclusion body myositis reports submitted per year:

Could Coreg cause Inclusion body myositis?

Gender of people who have Inclusion body myositis when taking Coreg *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Inclusion body myositis when taking Coreg *:

  • 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 Coreg *:

  1. Valcyte: 4 people, 100.00%
  2. Spironolactone: 4 people, 100.00%
  3. Actos: 4 people, 100.00%
  4. Bactrim: 4 people, 100.00%
  5. Calcitriol: 4 people, 100.00%
  6. Celexa: 4 people, 100.00%
  7. Coumadin: 4 people, 100.00%
  8. Enalapril Maleate: 4 people, 100.00%
  9. Flomax: 4 people, 100.00%
  10. Furosemide: 4 people, 100.00%

Common side effects people have besides Inclusion body myositis *:

  1. Pneumonia: 4 people, 100.00%
  2. Pneumonia Aspiration (bronchopneumonia that develops due to the entrance of foreign materials into the bronchial tree): 2 people, 50.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Coreg and have Inclusion body myositis?

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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 carvedilol (the active ingredients of Coreg) and Coreg (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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