Diclofenac and Nasal polyps - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Nasal polyps is reported only by a few people who take Diclofenac.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Diclofenac and have Nasal polyps. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 29,751 people who have side effects while taking Diclofenac 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, 28, 2023

29,751 people reported to have side effects when taking Diclofenac.
Among them, 5 people (0.02%) have Nasal polyps.

What is Diclofenac?

Diclofenac has active ingredients of diclofenac. eHealthMe is studying from 30,045 Diclofenac users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Nasal polyps?

Nasal polyps (masses that develop in the lining of the nose) is found to be associated with 768 drugs and 349 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Diclofenac and Nasal polyps reports submitted per year:

Could Diclofenac cause Nasal polyps?

Gender of people who have Nasal polyps when taking Diclofenac *:

  • female: 75 %
  • male: 25 %

Age of people who have Nasal polyps when taking Diclofenac *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 100 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Common drugs people take besides Diclofenac *:

  1. Singulair: 5 people, 100.00%
  2. Loseasonique: 3 people, 60.00%
  3. Norco: 3 people, 60.00%
  4. Adderall: 3 people, 60.00%
  5. Biaxin: 3 people, 60.00%
  6. Lamictal: 3 people, 60.00%
  7. Levaquin: 3 people, 60.00%
  8. Xyrem: 3 people, 60.00%
  9. Mucinex: 3 people, 60.00%
  10. Breo Ellipta: 2 people, 40.00%

Common side effects people have besides Nasal polyps *:

  1. Pneumonia: 3 people, 60.00%
  2. Scar: 3 people, 60.00%
  3. Rotator Cuff Syndrome (a spectrum of conditions affecting the rotator cuff tendons of the shoulder): 3 people, 60.00%
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 3 people, 60.00%
  5. The Flu (the flu is caused by an influenza virus): 3 people, 60.00%
  6. Intervertebral Disc Protrusion (spinal disc protrusion): 2 people, 40.00%
  7. Breathing Difficulty: 2 people, 40.00%
  8. Chest Pain: 2 people, 40.00%
  9. Coughing Up Blood: 2 people, 40.00%
  10. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 2 people, 40.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Rotator Cuff Syndrome (a spectrum of conditions affecting the rotator cuff tendons of the shoulder): 3 people, 60.00%
  2. Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally): 3 people, 60.00%
  3. Cataplexy (loss of muscle tone accompanied by full conscious awareness): 3 people, 60.00%
  4. Premenstrual Syndrome: 2 people, 40.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Diclofenac and have Nasal polyps?

Check whether Nasal polyps 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 diclofenac (the active ingredients of Diclofenac) and Diclofenac (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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