Corgard and Type 2 diabetes - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Type 2 diabetes is found among people who take Corgard, especially for people who are female, 60+ old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Corgard and have Type 2 diabetes. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,126 people who have side effects when taking Corgard 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 Oct, 02, 2022

3,126 people reported to have side effects when taking Corgard.
Among them, 10 people (0.32%) have Type 2 diabetes.

What is Corgard?

Corgard has active ingredients of nadolol. It is often used in high blood pressure. eHealthMe is studying from 3,203 Corgard users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Type 2 diabetes?

Type 2 diabetes is found to be associated with 2,403 drugs and 1,871 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Corgard and Type 2 diabetes reports submitted per year:

Could Corgard cause Type 2 diabetes?

Gender of people who have Type 2 diabetes when taking Corgard *:

  • female: 60 %
  • male: 40 %

Age of people who have Type 2 diabetes when taking Corgard *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 44.44 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 55.56 %

Common drugs people take besides Corgard *:

  1. Altace: 5 people, 50.00%
  2. Protonix: 4 people, 40.00%
  3. Prevacid: 4 people, 40.00%
  4. Neurontin: 4 people, 40.00%
  5. Lactulose: 3 people, 30.00%
  6. Ativan: 3 people, 30.00%
  7. Avandia: 3 people, 30.00%
  8. Baclofen: 3 people, 30.00%
  9. Lantus: 3 people, 30.00%
  10. Lyrica: 3 people, 30.00%

Common side effects people have besides Type 2 diabetes *:

  1. Diabetic Neuropathy (neuropathic disorders that are associated with diabetes mellitus): 5 people, 50.00%
  2. Hypertriglyceridaemia (excess of triglycerides in the blood): 4 people, 40.00%
  3. Chest Pain: 4 people, 40.00%
  4. Type 1 Diabetes: 3 people, 30.00%
  5. Hypokalemia (low potassium): 3 people, 30.00%
  6. Hyperglycaemic Hyperosmolar Nonketotic Syndrome (too much sugar (glucose) in your blood): 3 people, 30.00%
  7. Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control: 3 people, 30.00%
  8. Insulin-Requiring Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: 3 people, 30.00%
  9. Intervertebral Disc Degeneration (spinal disc degeneration): 3 people, 30.00%
  10. Diabetes: 3 people, 30.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Depression: 3 people, 30.00%
  2. Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (primary high blood pressure that affects the arteries in the lungs and the right side of your heart): 2 people, 20.00%
  3. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 2 people, 20.00%
  4. Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints): 2 people, 20.00%
  5. Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome (a heart condition in which there is an abnormal extra electrical pathway of the heart): 1 person, 10.00%
  6. Stress And Anxiety: 1 person, 10.00%
  7. Quit Smoking: 1 person, 10.00%
  8. Psychotic Disorder: 1 person, 10.00%
  9. Pain: 1 person, 10.00%
  10. Hypertonic Bladder (bladder-storage function that causes a sudden urge to urinate): 1 person, 10.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Corgard and have Type 2 diabetes?

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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 nadolol (the active ingredients of Corgard) and Corgard (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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