Metaxalone and Fall - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Fall is found among people who take Metaxalone, 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 Metaxalone and have Fall. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,927 people who have side effects when taking Metaxalone 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 Aug, 18, 2022

3,927 people reported to have side effects when taking Metaxalone.
Among them, 208 people (5.3%) have Fall.

What is Metaxalone?

Metaxalone has active ingredients of metaxalone. It is often used in back pain - low. eHealthMe is studying from 3,829 Metaxalone users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Fall?

Fall is found to be associated with 3,756 drugs and 3,702 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Metaxalone and Fall reports submitted per year:

Could Metaxalone cause Fall?

Time on Metaxalone when people have Fall *:

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Gender of people who have Fall when taking Metaxalone*:

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Age of people who have Fall when taking Metaxalone *:

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Common drugs people take besides Metaxalone *:

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Common side effects people have besides Fall *:

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Common conditions people have *:

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Metaxalone and have Fall?

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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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All the drugs that are associated with Fall:

  • Fall (3,756 drugs)

Common conditions associated with Fall:

All the conditions that are associated with Fall:

  • Fall (3,702 conditions)

How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on metaxalone (the active ingredients of Metaxalone) and Metaxalone (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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