Ketoprofen and Cerebral haematoma - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Cerebral haematoma is found among people who take Ketoprofen, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Ketoprofen and have Cerebral haematoma. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,060 people who have side effects when taking Ketoprofen 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 Oct, 03, 2022

12,060 people reported to have side effects when taking Ketoprofen.
Among them, 16 people (0.13%) have Cerebral haematoma.

What is Ketoprofen?

Ketoprofen has active ingredients of ketoprofen. It is often used in pain. eHealthMe is studying from 12,151 Ketoprofen users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Cerebral haematoma?

Cerebral haematoma (collection of blood in brain) is found to be associated with 770 drugs and 438 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Ketoprofen and Cerebral haematoma reports submitted per year:

Could Ketoprofen cause Cerebral haematoma?

Time on Ketoprofen when people have Cerebral haematoma *:

  • < 1 month: 85.71 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 14.29 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Cerebral haematoma when taking Ketoprofen *:

  • female: 62.5 %
  • male: 37.5 %

Age of people who have Cerebral haematoma when taking Ketoprofen *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 15.38 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 15.38 %
  • 50-59: 7.69 %
  • 60+: 61.54 %

Common drugs people take besides Ketoprofen *:

  1. Morphine: 5 people, 31.25%
  2. Xanax: 5 people, 31.25%
  3. Atropine: 5 people, 31.25%
  4. Comtan: 5 people, 31.25%
  5. Requip: 5 people, 31.25%
  6. Paroxetine: 5 people, 31.25%
  7. Ultiva: 4 people, 25.00%
  8. Sinemet: 4 people, 25.00%
  9. Flurbiprofen: 3 people, 18.75%
  10. Propofol: 3 people, 18.75%

Common side effects people have besides Cerebral haematoma *:

  1. Nausea And Vomiting: 5 people, 31.25%
  2. Cerebrovascular Spasm (sudden uncontrolled muscle contraction of brain blood vessels): 4 people, 25.00%
  3. Headache (pain in head): 4 people, 25.00%
  4. Hydrocephalus (water on the brain): 3 people, 18.75%
  5. High Blood Pressure: 3 people, 18.75%
  6. Migraine (headache): 3 people, 18.75%
  7. Subarachnoid Haemorrhage (blood leaks into the space between two membranes that surround the brain): 3 people, 18.75%
  8. Speech Impairment (Adult) (inability to speak (adult)): 3 people, 18.75%
  9. Depressed Level Of Consciousness: 3 people, 18.75%
  10. Meningitis (inflammation of the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord, known collectively as the meninges): 2 people, 12.50%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Parkinson's Disease: 3 people, 18.75%
  2. Migraine (headache): 2 people, 12.50%
  3. Stable Angina (a constant chest pain): 1 person, 6.25%
  4. Renal Cell Carcinoma (a kidney cancer): 1 person, 6.25%
  5. Prostate Cancer: 1 person, 6.25%
  6. Muscle Aches (muscle pain): 1 person, 6.25%
  7. Malignant Melanoma (skin cancer rises from melancytes): 1 person, 6.25%
  8. Hyperandrogenism (androgen excess): 1 person, 6.25%
  9. Fever: 1 person, 6.25%
  10. Diabetes: 1 person, 6.25%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Ketoprofen and have Cerebral haematoma?

Check whether Cerebral haematoma 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 ketoprofen (the active ingredients of Ketoprofen) and Ketoprofen (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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