Dostinex and Anencephaly - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data
Anencephaly is reported only by a few people who take Dostinex.
The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Dostinex and have Anencephaly. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,627 people who have side effects while taking Dostinex 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.
2,627 people reported to have side effects when taking Dostinex.
Among them, 2 people (0.08%) have Anencephaly.
What is Dostinex?
Dostinex has active ingredients of cabergoline. It is often used in prolactinoma. eHealthMe is studying from 2,772 Dostinex users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.
What is Anencephaly?
Anencephaly (absence of a major portion of the brain, skull, and scalp that occurs during embryonic development) is found to be associated with 150 drugs and 63 conditions by eHealthMe.
Number of Dostinex and Anencephaly reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Anencephaly when taking Dostinex *:
- female: 0.0 %
- male: 100 %
Common drugs people take besides Dostinex *:
- Folic Acid: 1 person, 50.00%
Common side effects people have besides Anencephaly *:
- Maternal Exposure During Pregnancy (use of substance during pregnancy): 2 people, 100.00%
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
Do you take Dostinex and have Anencephaly?Check whether Anencephaly 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.
Related publications that referenced our studies
- Gürbüz F, Ya?c?-Küpeli B, K?r Y, Yüksel B, Zorludemir S, Gürbüz BB, Küpeli S, "The first report of cabergoline-induced immune hemolytic anemia in an adolescent with prolactinoma", Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, 2014 Jan .
- Harris YT, Harris AZ, "Cabergoline associated with first episode mania", Psychosomatics, 2012 Jan .
How severe was Anencephaly and when was it recovered:
Expand to all the drugs that have ingredients of cabergoline:
Alternative drugs to, pros and cons of Dostinex:
- Dostinex (2,772 reports)
Common Dostinex side effects:
- Headache (pain in head): 302 reports
- Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 266 reports
- High blood pressure: 262 reports
- Dizziness: 228 reports
- Drug ineffective: 206 reports
Browse all side effects of Dostinex:a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Anencephaly treatments and more:
- Anencephaly (735 reports)
COVID vaccines that are related to Anencephaly:
- Anencephaly in Moderna COVID Vaccine
- Anencephaly in Pfizer BioNTech Covid Vaccine
- Anencephaly in Johnson and Johnson Covid Vaccine
All the drugs that are associated with Anencephaly:
- Anencephaly (150 drugs)
All the conditions that are associated with Anencephaly:
- Anencephaly (63 conditions)
How the study uses the data?
The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on cabergoline (the active ingredients of Dostinex) and Dostinex (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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