Epipen and Candidiasis - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data

Summary:

Candidiasis is found among people who take Epipen, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Epipen and have Candidiasis. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 20,390 people who have side effects when taking Epipen from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

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On Oct, 01, 2022

20,390 people reported to have side effects when taking Epipen.
Among them, 13 people (0.06%) have Candidiasis.


What is Epipen?

Epipen has active ingredients of epinephrine. It is often used in anaphylaxis. eHealthMe is studying from 20,459 Epipen users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Candidiasis?

Candidiasis (candidiasis or thrush is a fungal infection) is found to be associated with 1,528 drugs and 1,064 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Epipen and Candidiasis reports submitted per year:

Could Epipen cause Candidiasis?

Gender of people who have Candidiasis when taking Epipen *:

  • female: 76.92 %
  • male: 23.08 %

Age of people who have Candidiasis when taking Epipen *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 30.77 %
  • 40-49: 15.38 %
  • 50-59: 30.77 %
  • 60+: 23.08 %

Common drugs people take besides Epipen *:

  1. Xanax: 8 people, 61.54%
  2. Lisinopril: 7 people, 53.85%
  3. Synthroid: 7 people, 53.85%
  4. Lasix: 7 people, 53.85%
  5. Lyrica: 7 people, 53.85%
  6. Nexium: 7 people, 53.85%
  7. Zofran: 6 people, 46.15%
  8. Kenalog: 6 people, 46.15%
  9. Phenergan: 6 people, 46.15%
  10. Benadryl: 6 people, 46.15%

Common side effects people have besides Candidiasis *:

  1. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 10 people, 76.92%
  2. Headache (pain in head): 7 people, 53.85%
  3. Dizziness: 7 people, 53.85%
  4. Back Pain: 6 people, 46.15%
  5. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 6 people, 46.15%
  6. Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling): 6 people, 46.15%
  7. Hiatal Hernia (hernia resulting from the protrusion of part of the stomach through the diaphragm): 6 people, 46.15%
  8. Nausea And Vomiting: 6 people, 46.15%
  9. Swelling: 6 people, 46.15%
  10. Drug Hypersensitivity: 5 people, 38.46%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Thyroid Diseases: 4 people, 30.77%
  2. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe): 4 people, 30.77%
  3. Fibromyalgia (a long-term condition which causes pain all over the body): 4 people, 30.77%
  4. High Blood Cholesterol: 4 people, 30.77%
  5. High Blood Pressure: 4 people, 30.77%
  6. Cardiac Disorder: 4 people, 30.77%
  7. Stress And Anxiety: 4 people, 30.77%
  8. Mania (a state of abnormally elevated or irritable mood): 4 people, 30.77%
  9. Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction): 3 people, 23.08%
  10. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 3 people, 23.08%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Epipen and have Candidiasis?

Check whether Candidiasis 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 epinephrine (the active ingredients of Epipen) and Epipen (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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