Haldol and Gasping - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Gasping is reported only by a few people who take Haldol.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Haldol and have Gasping. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 21,383 people who have side effects while taking Haldol 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 Feb, 02, 2023

21,383 people reported to have side effects when taking Haldol.
Among them, 5 people (0.02%) have Gasping.

What is Haldol?

Haldol has active ingredients of haloperidol. It is often used in schizophrenia. eHealthMe is studying from 21,820 Haldol users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Gasping?

Gasping (laboured breathing) is found to be associated with 298 drugs and 21 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Haldol and Gasping reports submitted per year:

Could Haldol cause Gasping?

Gender of people who have Gasping when taking Haldol *:

  • female: 60 %
  • male: 40 %

Age of people who have Gasping when taking Haldol *:

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

Common drugs people take besides Haldol *:

  1. Lorazepam: 4 people, 80.00%
  2. Valium: 3 people, 60.00%
  3. Akineton: 3 people, 60.00%
  4. Valproate Sodium: 1 person, 20.00%
  5. Prednisone: 1 person, 20.00%
  6. Misoprostol: 1 person, 20.00%
  7. Meprobamate: 1 person, 20.00%
  8. Diazepam: 1 person, 20.00%
  9. Clexane: 1 person, 20.00%

Common side effects people have besides Gasping *:

  1. Urinary Incontinence (inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination): 3 people, 60.00%
  2. Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased: 3 people, 60.00%
  3. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement): 3 people, 60.00%
  4. Aggression: 3 people, 60.00%
  5. Stupor (lack of critical cognitive function and level of consciousness): 2 people, 40.00%
  6. Sedation: 2 people, 40.00%
  7. Parkinson's Disease: 2 people, 40.00%
  8. C-Reactive Protein Increased: 2 people, 40.00%
  9. Stable Angina (a constant chest pain): 1 person, 20.00%
  10. Speech Impairment (Adult) (inability to speak (adult)): 1 person, 20.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Haldol and have Gasping?

Check whether Gasping 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 haloperidol (the active ingredients of Haldol) and Haldol (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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