Qvar and Hypercapnia - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Hypercapnia is found among people who take Qvar, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Qvar and have Hypercapnia. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 15,290 people who have side effects when taking Qvar 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 Feb, 07, 2023

15,290 people reported to have side effects when taking Qvar.
Among them, 18 people (0.12%) have Hypercapnia.

What is Qvar?

Qvar has active ingredients of beclomethasone dipropionate. It is often used in asthma. eHealthMe is studying from 15,705 Qvar users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Hypercapnia?

Hypercapnia (too much smoke) is found to be associated with 1,063 drugs and 626 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Qvar and Hypercapnia reports submitted per year:

Could Qvar cause Hypercapnia?

Time on Qvar when people have Hypercapnia *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 100 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Hypercapnia when taking Qvar *:

  • female: 44.44 %
  • male: 55.56 %

Age of people who have Hypercapnia when taking Qvar *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 50.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 5.56 %
  • 60+: 44.44 %

Common drugs people take besides Qvar *:

  1. Levaquin: 14 people, 77.78%
  2. Duoneb: 14 people, 77.78%
  3. Lantus: 10 people, 55.56%
  4. Tylenol: 10 people, 55.56%
  5. Prilosec: 10 people, 55.56%
  6. Cayston: 9 people, 50.00%
  7. Cipro: 9 people, 50.00%
  8. Creon: 9 people, 50.00%
  9. Bethkis: 9 people, 50.00%
  10. Humalog: 9 people, 50.00%

Common side effects people have besides Hypercapnia *:

  1. Pneumonia: 15 people, 83.33%
  2. Weakness: 15 people, 83.33%
  3. Fever: 15 people, 83.33%
  4. Respiratory Acidosis (respiratory failure or ventilatory failure, causes the ph of blood and other bodily fluids to decrease): 15 people, 83.33%
  5. Breathing Difficulty: 14 people, 77.78%
  6. High Blood Pressure: 14 people, 77.78%
  7. Weight Decreased: 14 people, 77.78%
  8. Swallowing Difficulty: 14 people, 77.78%
  9. Bandaemia (excess of band cells (immature white blood cells) released by the bone marrow into the blood): 9 people, 50.00%
  10. Gastrointestinal Disorder (functional problems of gastrointestinal tract): 9 people, 50.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Wheezing (a high-pitched whistling sound made while you breath): 9 people, 50.00%
  2. Nasal Discomfort: 9 people, 50.00%
  3. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (a chronic condition including attention difficulty, hyperactivity, and impulsiveness): 9 people, 50.00%
  4. Blood Glucose Decreased: 9 people, 50.00%
  5. Bronchitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes): 9 people, 50.00%
  6. Cough: 9 people, 50.00%
  7. Cystic Fibrosis (disease of the secretary glands): 9 people, 50.00%
  8. Fungal Infection: 9 people, 50.00%
  9. High Blood Pressure: 9 people, 50.00%
  10. Infective Pulmonary Exacerbation Of Cystic Fibrosis (severe infective lung disease with production of abnormally thick mucus): 9 people, 50.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Qvar and have Hypercapnia?

Check whether Hypercapnia 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.

Related studies

How severe was Hypercapnia and when was it recovered:

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Alternative drugs to, pros and cons of Qvar:

  • Qvar (15,705 reports)

Common Qvar side effects:

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Common conditions associated with Hypercapnia:

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on beclomethasone dipropionate (the active ingredients of Qvar) and Qvar (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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