Will you have Death with Marinol - from FDA reports

Summary

Death is found among people who take Marinol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zofran, and have Breast cancer. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,349 people who have side effects when taking Marinol from FDA, and is updated regularly.



What's eHealthMe?

eHealthMe is a health data analysis company based in Mountain View, California. eHealthMe monitors and analyzes the outcomes of drugs and supplements that are currently on the market. The results are readily available to health care professionals and consumers.

eHealthMe has released original studies on market drugs and worked with leading universities and institutions such as IBM, London Health Science Centre, Mayo Clinic, Northwestern University and VA. eHealthMe studies have now been referenced in over 500 peer-reviewed medical publications.

How we gather our data?

Healthcare data is obtained from a number of sources including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This information is aggregated and used to produce personalized reports that patients can reference.

The information that eHealthMe collects includes:

  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on dronabinol (the active ingredients of Marinol) and Marinol (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Death are also considered in the study.

What is Marinol?

Marinol has active ingredients of dronabinol. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Marinol 3,444 users)

What is Death?

Death has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, primary pulmonary hypertension, pain, chronic myeloid leukaemia, diabetes (latest reports from 484,550 Death patients).

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.


On Mar, 20, 2019

3,349 people reported to have side effects when taking Marinol.
Among them, 236 people (7.05%) have Death


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Marinol cause Death?

Time on Marinol when people have Death *:

  • < 1 month: 78.57 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 14.29 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 7.14 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Death when taking Marinol *:

  • female: 51.29 %
  • male: 48.71 %

Age of people who have Death when taking Marinol *:

  • 0-1: 0.58 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 2.33 %
  • 20-29: 1.16 %
  • 30-39: 3.49 %
  • 40-49: 18.02 %
  • 50-59: 12.79 %
  • 60+: 61.63 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Breast Cancer: 18 people, 7.63%
  2. Lung Neoplasm Malignant (cancer tumour of lung): 17 people, 7.20%
  3. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 16 people, 6.78%
  4. Fungal Infection: 11 people, 4.66%
  5. Appetite - Decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat): 11 people, 4.66%
  6. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 10 people, 4.24%
  7. Renal Cell Carcinoma (a kidney cancer): 9 people, 3.81%
  8. Back Pain: 8 people, 3.39%
  9. Breast Cancer Metastatic: 7 people, 2.97%
  10. Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (malignant (cancer) cells form in the lymph system): 7 people, 2.97%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zofran: 49 people, 20.76%
  2. Zometa: 39 people, 16.53%
  3. Oxycontin: 33 people, 13.98%
  4. Ambien: 33 people, 13.98%
  5. Avastin: 32 people, 13.56%
  6. Decadron: 30 people, 12.71%
  7. Compazine: 29 people, 12.29%
  8. Dilaudid: 26 people, 11.02%
  9. Lasix: 25 people, 10.59%
  10. Aranesp: 25 people, 10.59%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Weakness: 47 people, 19.92%
  2. Appetite - Decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat): 38 people, 16.10%
  3. Weight Decreased: 35 people, 14.83%
  4. Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water): 33 people, 13.98%
  5. Dizziness: 32 people, 13.56%
  6. Fall: 30 people, 12.71%
  7. Anaemia (lack of blood): 29 people, 12.29%
  8. Nausea And Vomiting: 29 people, 12.29%
  9. Back Pain: 29 people, 12.29%
  10. Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw): 28 people, 11.86%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.


Do you have Death while taking Marinol?

You are not alone:





Results from eHealthMe (non-FDA) reports of Death with Marinol

Effectiveness of Marinol when people have Death *:
  • not at all: 0.0 %
  • somewhat: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • high: 0.0 %
  • very high: 100 %

* Approximation only.


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