Temaz and Herpes simplex - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Herpes simplex is found among people who take Temaz, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Temaz and have Herpes simplex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 37,481 people who have side effects when taking Temaz 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, 06, 2023

37,481 people reported to have side effects when taking Temaz.
Among them, 55 people (0.15%) have Herpes simplex.

What is Temaz?

Temaz has active ingredients of temazepam. It is often used in insomnia. eHealthMe is studying from 38,819 Temaz users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Herpes simplex?

Herpes simplex (herpes simplex is a common viral infection) is found to be associated with 1,457 drugs and 837 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Temaz and Herpes simplex reports submitted per year:

Could Temaz cause Herpes simplex?

Time on Temaz when people have Herpes simplex *:

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

Gender of people who have Herpes simplex when taking Temaz *:

  • female: 52.73 %
  • male: 47.27 %

Age of people who have Herpes simplex when taking Temaz *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 4.76 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 23.81 %
  • 50-59: 14.29 %
  • 60+: 57.14 %

Common drugs people take besides Temaz *:

  1. Zometa: 28 people, 50.91%
  2. Acyclovir: 19 people, 34.55%
  3. Amoxicillin: 19 people, 34.55%
  4. Mometasone Furoate: 19 people, 34.55%
  5. Fluconazole: 18 people, 32.73%
  6. Vancomycin: 17 people, 30.91%
  7. Dilaudid: 17 people, 30.91%
  8. Famotidine: 17 people, 30.91%
  9. Lorazepam: 17 people, 30.91%
  10. Lipitor: 16 people, 29.09%

Common side effects people have besides Herpes simplex *:

  1. Stress And Anxiety: 30 people, 54.55%
  2. Back Pain: 29 people, 52.73%
  3. Pain: 28 people, 50.91%
  4. Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw): 27 people, 49.09%
  5. Joint Pain: 25 people, 45.45%
  6. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 24 people, 43.64%
  7. Depression: 24 people, 43.64%
  8. Dizziness: 22 people, 40.00%
  9. Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling): 21 people, 38.18%
  10. Cough: 21 people, 38.18%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Breast Cancer Metastatic: 8 people, 14.55%
  2. Neoplasm Malignant (cancer tumour): 8 people, 14.55%
  3. Pancreatic Carcinoma (pancreatic cancer): 3 people, 5.45%
  4. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 3 people, 5.45%
  5. Hyperlipidaemia (presence of excess lipids in the blood): 2 people, 3.64%
  6. Stress And Anxiety: 2 people, 3.64%
  7. High Blood Pressure: 2 people, 3.64%
  8. Pain: 2 people, 3.64%
  9. Erosive Oesophagitis (acid reflux disease can cause tissue damage in the oesophagus over time): 1 person, 1.82%
  10. Gastric Ulcer (stomach ulcer): 1 person, 1.82%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Temaz and have Herpes simplex?

Check whether Herpes simplex 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 temazepam (the active ingredients of Temaz) and Temaz (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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