Definity and Itching - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data
Itching is found among people who take Definity, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month.
The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Definity and have Itching. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,304 people who have side effects when taking Definity from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.
With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe enables everyone to run phase IV clinical trial to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor effectiveness. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ peer-reviewed medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Most recently, phase IV clinial trails for COVID 19 vaccines have been added, check here.
3,304 people reported to have side effects when taking Definity.
Among them, 157 people (4.75%) have Itching.
What is Definity?
Definity has active ingredients of perflutren. eHealthMe is studying from 3,305 Definity users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.
What is Itching?
Itching is found to be associated with 4,108 drugs and 4,221 conditions by eHealthMe.
Number of Definity and Itching reports submitted per year:
Time on Definity when people have Itching *:
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Definity*:
Age of people who have Itching when taking Definity *:
Common drugs people take besides Definity *:
Common side effects people have besides Itching *:
Common conditions people have *:
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
Do you take Definity and have Itching?Check whether Itching 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.
Alternative drugs to, pros and cons of Definity:
- Definity (3,305 reports)
Itching treatments and more:
- Itching (296,826 reports)
COVID vaccines that are related to Itching:
- Itching in Moderna COVID Vaccine
- Itching in Pfizer BioNTech Covid Vaccine
- Itching in Johnson and Johnson Covid Vaccine
How severe was Itching and when was it recovered:
Expand to all the drugs that have ingredients of perflutren:
- Itching and drugs with ingredients of perflutren (149 reports)
Common drugs associated with Itching:
All the drugs that are associated with Itching:
- Itching (4,108 drugs)
Common conditions associated with Itching:
All the conditions that are associated with Itching:
- Itching (4,221 conditions)
How the study uses the data?
The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on perflutren (the active ingredients of Definity) and Definity (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+ peer-reviewed 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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