Zemplar and Wrist fracture - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Wrist fracture is reported only by a few people who take Zemplar.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Zemplar and have Wrist fracture. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 14,829 people who have side effects while taking Zemplar from the FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Jul, 04, 2022

14,829 people reported to have side effects when taking Zemplar.
Among them, 5 people (0.03%) have Wrist fracture.

What is Zemplar?

Zemplar has active ingredients of paricalcitol. It is often used in kidney disease. eHealthMe is studying from 14,867 Zemplar users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Wrist fracture?

Wrist fracture is found to be associated with 1,352 drugs and 836 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Zemplar and Wrist fracture reports submitted per year:

Could Zemplar cause Wrist fracture?

Gender of people who have Wrist fracture when taking Zemplar *:

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

Age of people who have Wrist fracture when taking Zemplar *:

  • 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 Zemplar *:

  1. Zofran: 3 people, 60.00%
  2. Peppermint: 2 people, 40.00%
  3. Ditropan: 2 people, 40.00%
  4. Hectorol: 2 people, 40.00%
  5. Diazepam: 2 people, 40.00%
  6. Keppra: 2 people, 40.00%
  7. Lactobacillus: 2 people, 40.00%
  8. Lantus: 2 people, 40.00%
  9. Colace: 2 people, 40.00%
  10. Lortab: 2 people, 40.00%

Common side effects people have besides Wrist fracture *:

  1. Fall: 5 people, 100.00%
  2. Nausea And Vomiting: 3 people, 60.00%
  3. Dizziness: 3 people, 60.00%
  4. Head Injury: 2 people, 40.00%
  5. Subdural Haematoma (blood collects between the skull and the surface of the brain): 2 people, 40.00%
  6. Pain: 2 people, 40.00%
  7. Paralysis Flaccid (abnormal condition characterized by the weakening or the loss of muscle tone): 2 people, 40.00%
  8. Diarrhea: 2 people, 40.00%
  9. Bleeding Disorders: 2 people, 40.00%
  10. Back Injury: 2 people, 40.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Abdominal Pain: 3 people, 60.00%
  2. Pain: 2 people, 40.00%
  3. Neuropathy Peripheral (surface nerve damage): 2 people, 40.00%
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 2 people, 40.00%
  5. Incontinence (lack of moderation or self-control): 2 people, 40.00%
  6. Hypersensitivity: 2 people, 40.00%
  7. Gastrointestinal Disorder (functional problems of gastrointestinal tract): 2 people, 40.00%
  8. Dizziness: 2 people, 40.00%
  9. Diabetes: 2 people, 40.00%
  10. Constipation: 2 people, 40.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Zemplar and have Wrist fracture?

Check whether Wrist fracture 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 conditions associated with Wrist fracture:

All the conditions that are associated with Wrist fracture:

How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on paricalcitol (the active ingredients of Zemplar) and Zemplar (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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