Transderm scop and Intervertebral disc protrusion - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Intervertebral disc protrusion is found among people who take Transderm scop, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Transderm scop and have Intervertebral disc protrusion. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,756 people who have side effects when taking Transderm scop 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 Aug, 17, 2022

2,756 people reported to have side effects when taking Transderm scop.
Among them, 15 people (0.54%) have Intervertebral disc protrusion.

What is Transderm scop?

Transderm scop has active ingredients of scopolamine. It is often used in motion sickness. eHealthMe is studying from 2,732 Transderm scop users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Intervertebral disc protrusion?

Intervertebral disc protrusion (spinal disc protrusion) is found to be associated with 1,881 drugs and 1,182 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Transderm scop and Intervertebral disc protrusion reports submitted per year:

Could Transderm scop cause Intervertebral disc protrusion?

Gender of people who have Intervertebral disc protrusion when taking Transderm scop *:

  • female: 93.33 %
  • male: 6.67 %

Age of people who have Intervertebral disc protrusion when taking Transderm scop *:

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

Common drugs people take besides Transderm scop *:

  1. Vitamin B12: 8 people, 53.33%
  2. Xyrem: 8 people, 53.33%
  3. Skelaxin: 7 people, 46.67%
  4. Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen: 6 people, 40.00%
  5. Allegra: 5 people, 33.33%
  6. Mobic: 5 people, 33.33%
  7. Vitamin D3: 5 people, 33.33%
  8. Atrovent: 5 people, 33.33%
  9. Tretinoin: 4 people, 26.67%
  10. Nuvaring: 4 people, 26.67%

Common side effects people have besides Intervertebral disc protrusion *:

  1. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect): 6 people, 40.00%
  2. Fainting (loss of consciousness and postural tone): 5 people, 33.33%
  3. Skin Cancer: 5 people, 33.33%
  4. Haemorrhoids (a swollen vein or group of veins in the region of the anus): 5 people, 33.33%
  5. Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation): 5 people, 33.33%
  6. Weight Decreased: 5 people, 33.33%
  7. Orthostatic Hypotension (a medical condition consisting of a sudden decrease in blood pressure when a person stands up): 5 people, 33.33%
  8. Folliculitis (infection of hair root): 4 people, 26.67%
  9. High Blood Pressure: 4 people, 26.67%
  10. Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar): 4 people, 26.67%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally): 8 people, 53.33%
  2. Cataplexy (loss of muscle tone accompanied by full conscious awareness): 4 people, 26.67%
  3. Pain: 1 person, 6.67%
  4. Osteoporosis Post-Menopausal (weak bone with possibility to break after stopped menstrual cycles): 1 person, 6.67%
  5. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 1 person, 6.67%
  6. Bursitis (inflammation of a bursa, typically one in the knee, elbow, or shoulder): 1 person, 6.67%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Transderm scop and have Intervertebral disc protrusion?

Check whether Intervertebral disc protrusion 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 scopolamine (the active ingredients of Transderm scop) and Transderm scop (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?

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