Lamivudine and Androgen deficiency - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Androgen deficiency is reported only by a few people who take Lamivudine.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Lamivudine and have Androgen deficiency. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 16,969 people who have side effects while taking Lamivudine 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 Aug, 12, 2022

16,969 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamivudine.
Among them, 3 people (0.02%) have Androgen deficiency.

What is Lamivudine?

Lamivudine has active ingredients of lamivudine; zidovudine; nevirapine. It is often used in hiv infection. eHealthMe is studying from 16,809 Lamivudine users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Androgen deficiency?

Androgen deficiency is found to be associated with 375 drugs and 193 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Lamivudine and Androgen deficiency reports submitted per year:

Could Lamivudine cause Androgen deficiency?

Age of people who have Androgen deficiency when taking Lamivudine *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 100 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Common drugs people take besides Lamivudine *:

  1. Viread: 3 people, 100.00%
  2. Seroquel: 3 people, 100.00%
  3. Norvir: 3 people, 100.00%
  4. Fosamax: 3 people, 100.00%
  5. Effexor Xr: 3 people, 100.00%
  6. Abacavir Sulfate: 3 people, 100.00%
  7. Vitamins: 1 person, 33.33%

Common side effects people have besides Androgen deficiency *:

  1. Vitamin D Decreased: 3 people, 100.00%
  2. Hypertriglyceridaemia (excess of triglycerides in the blood): 3 people, 100.00%
  3. High Blood Cholesterol: 3 people, 100.00%
  4. Hepatobiliary Scan Abnormal: 3 people, 100.00%
  5. Urinary Tract Infection: 3 people, 100.00%
  6. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 3 people, 100.00%
  7. Gastritis (inflammation of stomach): 3 people, 100.00%
  8. Foot Fracture: 3 people, 100.00%
  9. Femur Fracture: 3 people, 100.00%
  10. Fall: 3 people, 100.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 3 people, 100.00%
  2. Osteopenia (a condition where bone mineral density is lower than normal): 3 people, 100.00%
  3. Hiv Test Positive: 3 people, 100.00%
  4. Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 3 people, 100.00%
  5. Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint): 2 people, 66.67%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Lamivudine and have Androgen deficiency?

Check whether Androgen deficiency 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 lamivudine; zidovudine; nevirapine (the active ingredients of Lamivudine) and Lamivudine (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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