Ibuprofen and Vocal cord disorder - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Vocal cord disorder is found among people who take Ibuprofen, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Ibuprofen and have Vocal cord disorder. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 204,574 people who have side effects when taking Ibuprofen from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

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 Nov, 30, 2022

204,574 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen.
Among them, 27 people (0.01%) have Vocal cord disorder.

What is Ibuprofen?

Ibuprofen has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. eHealthMe is studying from 210,378 Ibuprofen users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Vocal cord disorder?

Vocal cord disorder is found to be associated with 741 drugs and 424 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Ibuprofen and Vocal cord disorder reports submitted per year:

Could Ibuprofen cause Vocal cord disorder?

Gender of people who have Vocal cord disorder when taking Ibuprofen *:

  • female: 62.96 %
  • male: 37.04 %

Age of people who have Vocal cord disorder when taking Ibuprofen *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 5.56 %
  • 20-29: 5.56 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 11.11 %
  • 50-59: 50.0 %
  • 60+: 27.78 %

Common drugs people take besides Ibuprofen *:

  1. Ambien: 8 people, 29.63%
  2. Fish Oil: 8 people, 29.63%
  3. Diflucan: 6 people, 22.22%
  4. Neurontin: 6 people, 22.22%
  5. Lasix: 6 people, 22.22%
  6. Ativan: 6 people, 22.22%
  7. Coumadin: 6 people, 22.22%
  8. Prednisone: 5 people, 18.52%
  9. Faslodex: 5 people, 18.52%
  10. Lovenox: 5 people, 18.52%

Common side effects people have besides Vocal cord disorder *:

  1. Hoarseness Or Changing Voice: 13 people, 48.15%
  2. Breathing Difficulty: 13 people, 48.15%
  3. Chest Pain: 12 people, 44.44%
  4. Stress And Anxiety: 12 people, 44.44%
  5. Urinary Tract Infection: 11 people, 40.74%
  6. Osteomyelitis (infection of bone): 10 people, 37.04%
  7. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 10 people, 37.04%
  8. Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw): 10 people, 37.04%
  9. Spinal Osteoarthritis (joint cartilage loss in spine): 10 people, 37.04%
  10. Pleural Effusion (water on the lungs): 10 people, 37.04%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 3 people, 11.11%
  2. High Blood Pressure: 3 people, 11.11%
  3. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 2 people, 7.41%
  4. Sleep Disorder: 2 people, 7.41%
  5. Asthma: 2 people, 7.41%
  6. Stress And Anxiety: 2 people, 7.41%
  7. High Blood Cholesterol: 1 person, 3.70%
  8. Metastases To Liver (cancer spreads to liver): 1 person, 3.70%
  9. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 1 person, 3.70%
  10. Hyperlipidaemia (presence of excess lipids in the blood): 1 person, 3.70%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Ibuprofen and have Vocal cord disorder?

Check whether Vocal cord disorder 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 ibuprofen (the active ingredients of Ibuprofen) and Ibuprofen (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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