Dulcolax and Cirrhosis alcoholic - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Cirrhosis alcoholic is reported only by a few people who take Dulcolax.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Dulcolax and have Cirrhosis alcoholic. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 10,235 people who have side effects while taking Dulcolax 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 Aug, 17, 2022

10,235 people reported to have side effects when taking Dulcolax.
Among them, 2 people (0.02%) have Cirrhosis alcoholic.

What is Dulcolax?

Dulcolax has active ingredients of bisacodyl. It is often used in constipation. eHealthMe is studying from 9,163 Dulcolax users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Cirrhosis alcoholic?

Cirrhosis alcoholic (chronic disease of the liver marked by degeneration of cells, inflammation, and fibrous thickening of tissue caused by alcoholism) is found to be associated with 365 drugs and 162 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Dulcolax and Cirrhosis alcoholic reports submitted per year:

Could Dulcolax cause Cirrhosis alcoholic?

Gender of people who have Cirrhosis alcoholic when taking Dulcolax *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Cirrhosis alcoholic when taking Dulcolax *:

  • 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 Dulcolax *:

  1. Golytely: 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Zosyn: 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Zoloft: 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Bactroban: 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Carafate: 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Catapres: 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Cipro: 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Corgard: 1 person, 50.00%
  9. Cozaar: 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Duoneb: 1 person, 50.00%

Common side effects people have besides Cirrhosis alcoholic *:

  1. Hepatic Cirrhosis (chronic liver disease characterized by replacement of liver tissue by fibrosis, scar tissue): 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Gastritis (inflammation of stomach): 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood): 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Haemangioma (noncancerous, abnormally dense collections of dilated small blood vessels that may occur in the skin or internal organs): 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Gastritis Haemorrhagic (inflammation of stomach with bleeding): 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Gastric Ulcer Perforation (stomach hole due to ulcer): 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Gastric Ulcer Haemorrhage (bleeding ulcer of stomach): 1 person, 50.00%
  9. Fibrosis (formation of excess fibrous connective tissue in an organ or tissue): 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 1 person, 50.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Neuralgia (pain in one or more nerves): 1 person, 50.00%
  2. Nerve Injury: 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Joint Pain: 1 person, 50.00%
  5. High Blood Pressure: 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Depression: 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Cellulitis (infection under the skin): 1 person, 50.00%
  9. Bronchitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes): 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Anaemia (lack of blood): 1 person, 50.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Dulcolax and have Cirrhosis alcoholic?

Check whether Cirrhosis alcoholic 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 bisacodyl (the active ingredients of Dulcolax) and Dulcolax (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?

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