Ofev and Yellow skin - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Yellow skin is found among people who take Ofev, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Ofev and have Yellow skin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 21,313 people who have side effects when taking Ofev 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, 18, 2023

21,313 people reported to have side effects when taking Ofev.
Among them, 17 people (0.08%) have Yellow skin.

What is Ofev?

Ofev has active ingredients of nintedanib esylate. eHealthMe is studying from 21,341 Ofev users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Yellow skin?

Yellow skin is found to be associated with 1,464 drugs and 1,060 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Ofev and Yellow skin reports submitted per year:

Could Ofev cause Yellow skin?

Time on Ofev when people have Yellow skin *:

  • < 1 month: 33.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 66.67 %
  • 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 Yellow skin when taking Ofev *:

  • female: 41.18 %
  • male: 58.82 %

Age of people who have Yellow skin when taking Ofev *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 7.69 %
  • 50-59: 7.69 %
  • 60+: 84.62 %

Common drugs people take besides Ofev *:

  1. Percocet: 2 people, 11.76%
  2. Neurontin: 2 people, 11.76%
  3. Lexapro: 2 people, 11.76%
  4. Imodium A-D: 2 people, 11.76%
  5. Wellbutrin: 1 person, 5.88%
  6. Voltaren: 1 person, 5.88%
  7. Prilosec: 1 person, 5.88%
  8. Plavix: 1 person, 5.88%
  9. Lovenox: 1 person, 5.88%
  10. Linzess: 1 person, 5.88%

Common side effects people have besides Yellow skin *:

  1. Diarrhea: 9 people, 52.94%
  2. Weight Decreased: 7 people, 41.18%
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 7 people, 41.18%
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 7 people, 41.18%
  5. Appetite - Decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat): 6 people, 35.29%
  6. Abdominal Pain Upper: 6 people, 35.29%
  7. Abdominal Pain: 6 people, 35.29%
  8. Headache (pain in head): 5 people, 29.41%
  9. Weakness: 5 people, 29.41%
  10. Pain: 5 people, 29.41%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (chronic lung disease): 17 people, 100.00%
  2. Pain: 2 people, 11.76%
  3. Quit Smoking: 1 person, 5.88%
  4. Interstitial Lung Disease: 1 person, 5.88%
  5. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 1 person, 5.88%
  6. Depression: 1 person, 5.88%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Ofev and have Yellow skin?

Check whether Yellow skin 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 nintedanib esylate (the active ingredients of Ofev) and Ofev (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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