Soliris and Pilonidal cyst - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Pilonidal cyst is reported only by a few people who take Soliris.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Soliris and have Pilonidal cyst. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 53,818 people who have side effects while taking Soliris 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 Oct, 03, 2022

53,818 people reported to have side effects when taking Soliris.
Among them, 2 people (0.0%) have Pilonidal cyst.

What is Soliris?

Soliris has active ingredients of eculizumab. It is often used in paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (pnh). eHealthMe is studying from 53,866 Soliris users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Pilonidal cyst?

Pilonidal cyst is found to be associated with 460 drugs and 235 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Soliris and Pilonidal cyst reports submitted per year:

Could Soliris cause Pilonidal cyst?

Gender of people who have Pilonidal cyst when taking Soliris *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Pilonidal cyst when taking Soliris *:

  • 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 Soliris *:

  1. Plavix: 1 person, 50.00%
  2. Aspirin: 1 person, 50.00%

Common side effects people have besides Pilonidal cyst *:

  1. Cataract (clouding of the lens inside the eye): 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Upper Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage (upper gastrointestinal bleeding): 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Haematemesis (vomiting of blood): 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Gastric Mucosal Lesion (lesion of stomach mucous membrane): 1 person, 50.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Paroxysmal Nocturnal Haemoglobinuria (haemoglobin in the urine): 2 people, 100.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Soliris and have Pilonidal cyst?

Check whether Pilonidal cyst 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 eculizumab (the active ingredients of Soliris) and Soliris (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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