Kaletra and Mucosal inflammation - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Mucosal inflammation is found among people who take Kaletra, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Kaletra and have Mucosal inflammation. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 21,685 people who have side effects when taking Kaletra 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 Feb, 07, 2023

21,685 people reported to have side effects when taking Kaletra.
Among them, 38 people (0.18%) have Mucosal inflammation.

What is Kaletra?

Kaletra has active ingredients of lopinavir; ritonavir. It is often used in hiv infection. eHealthMe is studying from 21,876 Kaletra users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Mucosal inflammation?

Mucosal inflammation (infection of mucous membrane) is found to be associated with 1,555 drugs and 1,147 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Kaletra and Mucosal inflammation reports submitted per year:

Could Kaletra cause Mucosal inflammation?

Time on Kaletra when people have Mucosal inflammation *:

  • < 1 month: 35.29 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 52.94 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 11.76 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Mucosal inflammation when taking Kaletra *:

  • female: 63.16 %
  • male: 36.84 %

Age of people who have Mucosal inflammation when taking Kaletra *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 8 %
  • 30-39: 64 %
  • 40-49: 28 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Common drugs people take besides Kaletra *:

  1. Truvada: 13 people, 34.21%
  2. Isentress: 8 people, 21.05%
  3. Bactrim: 7 people, 18.42%
  4. Omeprazole: 6 people, 15.79%
  5. Taxotere: 6 people, 15.79%
  6. Combivir: 6 people, 15.79%
  7. Herceptin: 6 people, 15.79%
  8. Epivir: 6 people, 15.79%
  9. Docetaxel: 6 people, 15.79%
  10. Norvir: 5 people, 13.16%

Common side effects people have besides Mucosal inflammation *:

  1. Agranulocytosis (a deficiency of granulocytes in the blood, causing increased vulnerability to infection): 26 people, 68.42%
  2. Fever: 18 people, 47.37%
  3. Diarrhea: 13 people, 34.21%
  4. Muscle Aches (muscle pain): 12 people, 31.58%
  5. Rashes (redness): 11 people, 28.95%
  6. Joint Pain: 9 people, 23.68%
  7. Oedema (fluid collection in tissue): 9 people, 23.68%
  8. Rash Maculo-Papular (red area on the skin that is covered with small confluent bumps): 9 people, 23.68%
  9. Drug Toxicity: 8 people, 21.05%
  10. Skin Exfoliation (removal of the oldest dead skin cells): 8 people, 21.05%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Breast Cancer: 6 people, 15.79%
  2. Hodgkin's Lymphoma (cancer originating from white blood cells): 3 people, 7.89%
  3. Breast Cancer Female: 3 people, 7.89%
  4. Kaposi's Sarcoma (a tumour caused by human herpes virus): 2 people, 5.26%
  5. Testis Cancer (testes cancer): 1 person, 2.63%
  6. Oral Disorder (mouth disease): 1 person, 2.63%
  7. Haematopoietic Stem Cell Mobilisation: 1 person, 2.63%
  8. Fungal Infection: 1 person, 2.63%
  9. Burkitt's Lymphoma (cancer of the lymphatic system): 1 person, 2.63%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Kaletra and have Mucosal inflammation?

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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 lopinavir; ritonavir (the active ingredients of Kaletra) and Kaletra (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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