Velcade and Erection problems - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Erection problems is found among people who take Velcade, especially for people who are 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Velcade and have Erection problems. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 60,058 people who have side effects when taking Velcade 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

60,058 people reported to have side effects when taking Velcade.
Among them, 100 people (0.17%) have Erection problems.

What is Velcade?

Velcade has active ingredients of bortezomib. It is often used in multiple myeloma. eHealthMe is studying from 60,227 Velcade users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Erection problems?

Erection problems is found to be associated with 2,476 drugs and 1,973 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Velcade and Erection problems reports submitted per year:

Could Velcade cause Erection problems?

Time on Velcade when people have Erection problems *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 96.15 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 3.85 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Erection problems when taking Velcade *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.35 %
  • 30-39: 1.35 %
  • 40-49: 35.14 %
  • 50-59: 39.19 %
  • 60+: 22.97 %

Common drugs people take besides Velcade *:

  1. Zometa: 67 people, 67.00%
  2. Aredia: 65 people, 65.00%
  3. Revlimid: 47 people, 47.00%
  4. Dexamethasone: 44 people, 44.00%
  5. Ativan: 38 people, 38.00%
  6. Compazine: 35 people, 35.00%
  7. Coumadin: 34 people, 34.00%
  8. Protonix: 34 people, 34.00%
  9. Zofran: 33 people, 33.00%
  10. Decadron: 33 people, 33.00%

Common side effects people have besides Erection problems *:

  1. Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw): 59 people, 59.00%
  2. Cataract (clouding of the lens inside the eye): 54 people, 54.00%
  3. Bone Disorder: 53 people, 53.00%
  4. Anaemia (lack of blood): 52 people, 52.00%
  5. Neuropathy Peripheral (surface nerve damage): 51 people, 51.00%
  6. Pneumonia: 50 people, 50.00%
  7. High Blood Pressure: 49 people, 49.00%
  8. Pain: 48 people, 48.00%
  9. Bone Lesion (bone with abnormalities. bone lesions can result from growth formations, infections, or injuries): 48 people, 48.00%
  10. Back Pain: 47 people, 47.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 11 people, 11.00%
  2. Hypercalcaemia (elevated calcium (ca+) level in the blood): 8 people, 8.00%
  3. Pain: 7 people, 7.00%
  4. Seasonal Allergy (allergic condition due to certain season): 4 people, 4.00%
  5. Neuropathy Peripheral (surface nerve damage): 2 people, 2.00%
  6. Amyloidosis (a tumour within which amyloid is produced): 2 people, 2.00%
  7. Cardiac Failure Congestive: 1 person, 1.00%
  8. Depression: 1 person, 1.00%
  9. Constipation: 1 person, 1.00%
  10. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe): 1 person, 1.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Velcade and have Erection problems?

Check whether Erection problems 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 bortezomib (the active ingredients of Velcade) and Velcade (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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