Movicol and Sleep terror - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data

Summary:

Sleep terror is found among people who take Movicol, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Movicol and have Sleep terror. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 11,291 people who have side effects when taking Movicol 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, 22, 2022

11,291 people reported to have side effects when taking Movicol.
Among them, 10 people (0.09%) have Sleep terror.


What is Movicol?

Movicol has active ingredients of polyethylene glycol 3350. It is often used in constipation. eHealthMe is studying from 11,314 Movicol users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Sleep terror?

Sleep terror (felling of terror in sleep) is found to be associated with 617 drugs and 352 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Movicol and Sleep terror reports submitted per year:

Could Movicol cause Sleep terror?

Gender of people who have Sleep terror when taking Movicol *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Sleep terror when taking Movicol *:

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

Common side effects people have besides Sleep terror *:

  1. Tic (a sudden, repetitive, nonrhythmic motor movement or vocalization involving discrete muscle groups): 10 people, 100.00%
  2. Stress And Anxiety: 10 people, 100.00%
  3. Panic Disorder: 10 people, 100.00%
  4. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 10 people, 100.00%
  5. Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind): 10 people, 100.00%
  6. Dyskinesia (abnormality or impairment of voluntary movement): 10 people, 100.00%
  7. Depression Suicidal (suicide depressive disorder): 10 people, 100.00%
  8. Aggression: 10 people, 100.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Cough: 10 people, 100.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Movicol and have Sleep terror?

Check whether Sleep terror 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 polyethylene glycol 3350 (the active ingredients of Movicol) and Movicol (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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