Jardiance and Fistula - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Fistula is found among people who take Jardiance, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Jardiance and have Fistula. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 28,596 people who have side effects when taking Jardiance 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 Dec, 02, 2022

28,596 people reported to have side effects when taking Jardiance.
Among them, 8 people (0.03%) have Fistula.

What is Jardiance?

Jardiance has active ingredients of empagliflozin. eHealthMe is studying from 28,996 Jardiance users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Fistula?

Fistula (an abnormal connection or passageway between two) is found to be associated with 1,354 drugs and 882 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Jardiance and Fistula reports submitted per year:

Could Jardiance cause Fistula?

Time on Jardiance when people have Fistula *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 100 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Fistula when taking Jardiance *:

  • female: 75 %
  • male: 25 %

Age of people who have Fistula when taking Jardiance *:

  • 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: 57.14 %
  • 60+: 42.86 %

Common drugs people take besides Jardiance *:

  1. Zyrtec: 2 people, 25.00%
  2. Proair Respiclick: 2 people, 25.00%
  3. Ativan: 2 people, 25.00%
  4. Augmentin: 2 people, 25.00%
  5. Celexa: 2 people, 25.00%
  6. Colace: 2 people, 25.00%
  7. Compazine: 2 people, 25.00%
  8. Desyrel: 2 people, 25.00%
  9. Flagyl: 2 people, 25.00%
  10. Glucophage: 2 people, 25.00%

Common side effects people have besides Fistula *:

  1. Abscess (pus): 3 people, 37.50%
  2. Drug Ineffective: 2 people, 25.00%
  3. Eye Pruritus (eye itching): 2 people, 25.00%
  4. Fever: 2 people, 25.00%
  5. Gait Disturbance: 2 people, 25.00%
  6. Disease Recurrence: 2 people, 25.00%
  7. Gastric Ulcer (stomach ulcer): 2 people, 25.00%
  8. Depression: 2 people, 25.00%
  9. Inflammatory Bowel Disease: 2 people, 25.00%
  10. Kidney Infection (Pyelonephritis): 2 people, 25.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Type 2 Diabetes: 2 people, 25.00%
  2. Psoriatic Arthropathy (inflammation of the skin and joints with kin condition which typically causes patches (plaques) of red, scaly skin to develop): 2 people, 25.00%
  3. Inflammatory Bowel Disease: 2 people, 25.00%
  4. Erythroleukaemia (blood cancer): 1 person, 12.50%
  5. Diabetes: 1 person, 12.50%
  6. Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (acute cancer in which the bone marrow makes abnormal myeloblasts): 1 person, 12.50%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Jardiance and have Fistula?

Check whether Fistula 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 empagliflozin (the active ingredients of Jardiance) and Jardiance (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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