Rebetol and Cirrhosis alcoholic - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Cirrhosis alcoholic is reported only by a few people who take Rebetol.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Rebetol and have Cirrhosis alcoholic. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 25,882 people who have side effects while taking Rebetol 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, 25, 2022

25,882 people reported to have side effects when taking Rebetol.
Among them, 5 people (0.02%) have Cirrhosis alcoholic.

What is Rebetol?

Rebetol has active ingredients of ribavirin. eHealthMe is studying from 25,907 Rebetol users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Cirrhosis alcoholic?

Cirrhosis alcoholic (chronic disease of the liver marked by degeneration of cells, inflammation, and fibrous thickening of tissue caused by alcoholism) is found to be associated with 375 drugs and 166 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Rebetol and Cirrhosis alcoholic reports submitted per year:

Could Rebetol cause Cirrhosis alcoholic?

Time on Rebetol when people have Cirrhosis alcoholic *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 66.67 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Cirrhosis alcoholic when taking Rebetol *:

  • female: 40 %
  • male: 60 %

Age of people who have Cirrhosis alcoholic when taking Rebetol *:

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

Common drugs people take besides Rebetol *:

  1. Zoloft: 2 people, 40.00%
  2. Vicodin: 2 people, 40.00%
  3. Intron A: 2 people, 40.00%
  4. Victrelis: 1 person, 20.00%
  5. Acetaminophen: 1 person, 20.00%

Common side effects people have besides Cirrhosis alcoholic *:

  1. Pulmonary Hypertension (increase in blood pressure in the lung artery): 2 people, 40.00%
  2. Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (primary high blood pressure that affects the arteries in the lungs and the right side of your heart): 2 people, 40.00%
  3. Portopulmonary Hypertension (coexistence of portal and pulmonary hypertension): 2 people, 40.00%
  4. Haemolytic Anaemia (anaemia due to haemolysis): 2 people, 40.00%
  5. Cardiac Failure: 2 people, 40.00%
  6. Ards (Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome) (sudden failure of the respiratory (breathing) system): 2 people, 40.00%
  7. Acute Respiratory Failure: 2 people, 40.00%
  8. Weakness: 1 person, 20.00%
  9. Hyponatremia (abnormally low level of sodium in the blood; associated with dehydration): 1 person, 20.00%
  10. Hypokalemia (low potassium): 1 person, 20.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Hepatitis C: 5 people, 100.00%
  2. Stress And Anxiety: 2 people, 40.00%
  3. Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (primary high blood pressure that affects the arteries in the lungs and the right side of your heart): 2 people, 40.00%
  4. Pain: 2 people, 40.00%
  5. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 2 people, 40.00%
  6. Arrhythmias (irregular heartbeat): 2 people, 40.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Rebetol and have Cirrhosis alcoholic?

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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 ribavirin (the active ingredients of Rebetol) and Rebetol (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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