Evista and Hiccups - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Hiccups is reported only by a few people who take Evista.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Evista and have Hiccups. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 25,183 people who have side effects while taking Evista 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

25,183 people reported to have side effects when taking Evista.
Among them, 2 people (0.01%) have Hiccups.

What is Evista?

Evista has active ingredients of raloxifene hydrochloride. It is often used in osteoporosis. eHealthMe is studying from 25,627 Evista users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Hiccups?

Hiccups (an involuntary spasm of the diaphragm and respiratory organs, with a sudden closure of the glottis and a sound like a cough) is found to be associated with 1,711 drugs and 1,152 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Evista and Hiccups reports submitted per year:

Could Evista cause Hiccups?

Gender of people who have Hiccups when taking Evista *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Hiccups when taking Evista *:

  • 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 Evista *:

  1. Symbicort: 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Nasonex: 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Flovent: 2 people, 100.00%
  4. Allegra: 2 people, 100.00%
  5. Advair Hfa: 1 person, 50.00%

Common side effects people have besides Hiccups *:

  1. Swallowing Difficulty: 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Salivary Hypersecretion (excess saliva secretion): 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Macular Degeneration (painless eye condition that leads to the gradual loss of central vision): 2 people, 100.00%
  4. Lacrimation Increased: 2 people, 100.00%
  5. Drug Hypersensitivity: 2 people, 100.00%
  6. Back Pain: 2 people, 100.00%
  7. Visual Acuity Reduced (reduced clearness of vision): 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Total Lung Capacity Decreased: 1 person, 50.00%
  9. Pulmonary Function Test Decreased: 1 person, 50.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Breathing Difficulty: 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Anaphylaxis (serious allergic reaction that is rapid in onset and may cause death): 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Adverse Drug Reaction: 2 people, 100.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Evista and have Hiccups?

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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 raloxifene hydrochloride (the active ingredients of Evista) and Evista (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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