Meprobamate and Abdominal cramps - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Abdominal cramps is found among people who take Meprobamate, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Meprobamate and have Abdominal cramps. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,189 people who have side effects when taking Meprobamate 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 Sep, 29, 2022

2,189 people reported to have side effects when taking Meprobamate.
Among them, 18 people (0.82%) have Abdominal cramps.

What is Meprobamate?

Meprobamate has active ingredients of meprobamate. It is often used in stress and anxiety. eHealthMe is studying from 2,212 Meprobamate users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Abdominal cramps?

Abdominal cramps is found to be associated with 4,655 drugs and 4,965 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Meprobamate and Abdominal cramps reports submitted per year:

Could Meprobamate cause Abdominal cramps?

Time on Meprobamate when people have Abdominal cramps *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 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 Abdominal cramps when taking Meprobamate *:

  • female: 41.18 %
  • male: 58.82 %

Age of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Meprobamate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 13.33 %
  • 40-49: 53.33 %
  • 50-59: 6.67 %
  • 60+: 26.67 %

Common drugs people take besides Meprobamate *:

  1. Oxycontin: 8 people, 44.44%
  2. Xanax: 8 people, 44.44%
  3. Vicodin: 8 people, 44.44%
  4. Soma: 8 people, 44.44%
  5. Lovenox: 7 people, 38.89%
  6. Halcion: 7 people, 38.89%
  7. Lorcet-Hd: 7 people, 38.89%
  8. Levaquin: 7 people, 38.89%
  9. Ambien: 7 people, 38.89%
  10. Morphine: 7 people, 38.89%

Common side effects people have besides Abdominal cramps *:

  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 12 people, 66.67%
  2. Joint Pain: 10 people, 55.56%
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 9 people, 50.00%
  4. Back Pain: 9 people, 50.00%
  5. Headache (pain in head): 9 people, 50.00%
  6. Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation): 9 people, 50.00%
  7. Drug Dependence: 9 people, 50.00%
  8. Speech Impairment (Adult) (inability to speak (adult)): 8 people, 44.44%
  9. Drowsiness: 8 people, 44.44%
  10. Pain In Extremity: 8 people, 44.44%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Pain: 8 people, 44.44%
  2. Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction): 7 people, 38.89%
  3. Renal Failure Chronic (long lasting kidney dysfunction): 2 people, 11.11%
  4. Nervous System Disorder (a general class of medical conditions affecting the nervous system): 1 person, 5.56%
  5. Migraine (headache): 1 person, 5.56%
  6. Iron Overload: 1 person, 5.56%
  7. Ill-Defined Disorder: 1 person, 5.56%
  8. Cardiac Failure: 1 person, 5.56%
  9. Blood Iron Decreased: 1 person, 5.56%
  10. Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles): 1 person, 5.56%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Meprobamate and have Abdominal cramps?

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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 meprobamate (the active ingredients of Meprobamate) and Meprobamate (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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