Cromolyn sodium and Multiple myeloma - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


We study 2,728 people who have side effects when taking Cromolyn sodium. Multiple myeloma is found, especially among people who are male, 60+ old, also take Hydrochlorothiazide and have Cough.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Cromolyn sodium and have Multiple myeloma. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You may use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

On Sep, 21, 2023

2,728 people reported to have side effects when taking Cromolyn sodium.
Among them, 12 people (0.44%) have Multiple myeloma.

What is Cromolyn sodium?

Cromolyn sodium has active ingredients of cromolyn sodium. It is used in asthma. Currently, eHealthMe is studying from 2,766 Cromolyn sodium users.

What is Multiple myeloma?

Multiple myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells) is found to be associated with 2,247 drugs and 1,349 conditions by eHealthMe. Currently, we are studying 484,767 people who have Multiple myeloma.

Number of Cromolyn sodium and Multiple myeloma reports submitted per year:

Could Cromolyn sodium cause Multiple myeloma?

Gender of people who have Multiple myeloma when taking Cromolyn sodium *:

  • female: 8.33 %
  • male: 91.67 %

Age of people who have Multiple myeloma when taking Cromolyn sodium *:

  • 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 Cromolyn sodium *:

  1. Hydrochlorothiazide: 10 people, 83.33%
  2. Zometa: 9 people, 75.00%
  3. Percocet: 9 people, 75.00%
  4. Mometasone Furoate: 9 people, 75.00%
  5. Methocarbamol: 9 people, 75.00%
  6. Zoloft: 9 people, 75.00%
  7. Levetiracetam: 9 people, 75.00%
  8. Kefzol: 9 people, 75.00%
  9. Indomethacin: 9 people, 75.00%
  10. Ibuprofen: 9 people, 75.00%

Common side effects people have besides Multiple myeloma *:

  1. Breathing Difficulty: 10 people, 83.33%
  2. Joint Pain: 10 people, 83.33%
  3. Hypersensitivity: 9 people, 75.00%
  4. Macroglossia (large tongue): 9 people, 75.00%
  5. Cervicobrachial Syndrome (pain in neck and arm with changing location): 9 people, 75.00%
  6. Conjunctivitis Allergic (inflammation of the conjunctiva due to allergy): 9 people, 75.00%
  7. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 9 people, 75.00%
  8. Constipation: 9 people, 75.00%
  9. Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body): 9 people, 75.00%
  10. Cough: 9 people, 75.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Stress And Anxiety: 1 person, 8.33%
  2. Pain: 1 person, 8.33%
  3. Hypersensitivity: 1 person, 8.33%
  4. Diarrhea: 1 person, 8.33%
  5. Cough: 1 person, 8.33%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Cromolyn sodium and have Multiple myeloma?

Check whether Multiple myeloma 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 cromolyn sodium (the active ingredients of Cromolyn sodium) and Cromolyn sodium (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 700+ 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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