Provera and Eyelid infection - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Eyelid infection is found among people who take Provera, especially for people who are male, 60+ old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Provera and have Eyelid infection. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 51,923 people who have side effects when taking Provera 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 May, 26, 2023

51,923 people reported to have side effects when taking Provera.
Among them, 7 people (0.01%) have Eyelid infection.

What is Provera?

Provera has active ingredients of medroxyprogesterone acetate. It is often used in birth control. eHealthMe is studying from 53,456 Provera users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Eyelid infection?

Eyelid infection is found to be associated with 314 drugs and 140 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Provera and Eyelid infection reports submitted per year:

Could Provera cause Eyelid infection?

Gender of people who have Eyelid infection when taking Provera *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Eyelid infection when taking Provera *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 14.29 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 85.71 %

Common drugs people take besides Provera *:

  1. Zyrtec: 7 people, 100.00%
  2. Lipitor: 7 people, 100.00%
  3. Casodex: 7 people, 100.00%
  4. Celebrex: 7 people, 100.00%
  5. Dexamethasone: 7 people, 100.00%
  6. Fish Oil: 7 people, 100.00%
  7. Flonase: 7 people, 100.00%
  8. Ketoconazole: 7 people, 100.00%
  9. Zometa: 7 people, 100.00%
  10. Levaquin: 7 people, 100.00%

Common side effects people have besides Eyelid infection *:

  1. Abdominal Mass (localized enlargement or swelling in the human abdomen): 7 people, 100.00%
  2. Cataract (clouding of the lens inside the eye): 7 people, 100.00%
  3. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 7 people, 100.00%
  4. Osteomyelitis (infection of bone): 7 people, 100.00%
  5. Oral Pain: 7 people, 100.00%
  6. Muscle Aches (muscle pain): 7 people, 100.00%
  7. Bone Disorder: 7 people, 100.00%
  8. Bone Pain: 7 people, 100.00%
  9. Decreased Interest: 7 people, 100.00%
  10. Periodontitis (inflammation of the tissue around the teeth): 7 people, 100.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 1 person, 14.29%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Provera and have Eyelid infection?

Check whether Eyelid infection 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 medroxyprogesterone acetate (the active ingredients of Provera) and Provera (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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