Peridex and Pupillary reflex impaired - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Pupillary reflex impaired is reported only by a few people who take Peridex.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Peridex and have Pupillary reflex impaired. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,588 people who have side effects while taking Peridex 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 Nov, 30, 2022

2,588 people reported to have side effects when taking Peridex.
Among them, 2 people (0.08%) have Pupillary reflex impaired.

What is Peridex?

Peridex has active ingredients of chlorhexidine gluconate. eHealthMe is studying from 2,603 Peridex users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Pupillary reflex impaired?

Pupillary reflex impaired is found to be associated with 883 drugs and 489 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Peridex and Pupillary reflex impaired reports submitted per year:

Could Peridex cause Pupillary reflex impaired?

Gender of people who have Pupillary reflex impaired when taking Peridex *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Pupillary reflex impaired when taking Peridex *:

  • 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 Peridex *:

  1. Zovirax: 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Melatonin: 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Cathflo Activase: 2 people, 100.00%
  4. Claritin: 2 people, 100.00%
  5. Definity: 2 people, 100.00%
  6. Flagyl: 2 people, 100.00%
  7. Flonase: 2 people, 100.00%
  8. Heparin: 2 people, 100.00%
  9. Jakafi: 2 people, 100.00%
  10. Keppra: 2 people, 100.00%

Common side effects people have besides Pupillary reflex impaired *:

  1. Urinary Tract Infection: 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Interstitial Lung Disease: 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Bacterial Infection: 2 people, 100.00%
  4. Blood Urea Increased: 2 people, 100.00%
  5. Cardiac Arrest: 2 people, 100.00%
  6. Enterobacter Bacteraemia (enterobacter cloacae are nosocomial pathogens that can cause a range of infections such as bacteraemia, lower respiratory tract infection, skin): 2 people, 100.00%
  7. Head Injury: 2 people, 100.00%
  8. Hoarseness Or Changing Voice: 2 people, 100.00%
  9. Hyperbilirubinaemia (excess of bilirubin in the blood): 2 people, 100.00%
  10. Muscle Twitching: 2 people, 100.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Diabetes: 1 person, 50.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Peridex and have Pupillary reflex impaired?

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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 chlorhexidine gluconate (the active ingredients of Peridex) and Peridex (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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