Vimpat and Lactose intolerance - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data

Summary:

Lactose intolerance is reported only by a few people who take Vimpat.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Vimpat and have Lactose intolerance. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 14,836 people who have side effects while taking Vimpat from the FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Jun, 30, 2022

14,836 people reported to have side effects when taking Vimpat.
Among them, 2 people (0.01%) have Lactose intolerance.


What is Vimpat?

Vimpat has active ingredients of lacosamide. It is often used in epilepsy. eHealthMe is studying from 15,329 Vimpat users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Lactose intolerance?

Lactose intolerance (inability to digest lactose) is found to be associated with 1,186 drugs and 929 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Vimpat and Lactose intolerance reports submitted per year:

Could Vimpat cause Lactose intolerance?

Gender of people who have Lactose intolerance when taking Vimpat *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Common drugs people take besides Vimpat *:

  1. Zonegran: 1 person, 50.00%
  2. Zofran: 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Carafate: 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Claritin: 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Crestor: 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Detrol: 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Dilaudid: 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Epidiolex: 1 person, 50.00%
  9. Humalog: 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Imodium A-D: 1 person, 50.00%

Common side effects people have besides Lactose intolerance *:

  1. Weight Increased: 1 person, 50.00%
  2. Rash Pruritic (redness with itching): 1 person, 50.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Tooth Disorder (tooth disease): 1 person, 50.00%
  2. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 1 person, 50.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Vimpat and have Lactose intolerance?

Check whether Lactose intolerance 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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Common drugs associated with Lactose intolerance:

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Common conditions associated with Lactose intolerance:

All the conditions that are associated with Lactose intolerance:

How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on lacosamide (the active ingredients of Vimpat) and Vimpat (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+ peer-reviewed 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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