Oxaliplatin and Anorexia nervosa - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Anorexia nervosa is reported only by a few people who take Oxaliplatin.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Oxaliplatin and have Anorexia nervosa. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 57,168 people who have side effects while taking Oxaliplatin from the FDA, and is updated regularly.

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

57,168 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxaliplatin.
Among them, 2 people (0.0%) have Anorexia nervosa.

What is Oxaliplatin?

Oxaliplatin has active ingredients of oxaliplatin. It is often used in colon cancer. eHealthMe is studying from 57,253 Oxaliplatin users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Anorexia nervosa?

Anorexia nervosa (psychological disorder-eating disorder characterized by immoderate food restriction and irrational fear of gaining weight) is found to be associated with 320 drugs and 243 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Oxaliplatin and Anorexia nervosa reports submitted per year:

Could Oxaliplatin cause Anorexia nervosa?

Time on Oxaliplatin when people have Anorexia nervosa *:

  • < 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 Anorexia nervosa when taking Oxaliplatin *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Anorexia nervosa when taking Oxaliplatin *:

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

Common drugs people take besides Oxaliplatin *:

  1. Kytril: 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Fluorouracil: 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Erbitux: 2 people, 100.00%
  4. Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate: 2 people, 100.00%

Common side effects people have besides Anorexia nervosa *:

  1. General Physical Health Deterioration (weak health status): 1 person, 50.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Colon Cancer Stage Iv: 2 people, 100.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Oxaliplatin and have Anorexia nervosa?

Check whether Anorexia nervosa 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 oxaliplatin (the active ingredients of Oxaliplatin) and Oxaliplatin (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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