Nabumetone vs. Cataflam: side effect and effectiveness comparison - a phase IV clinical study
We compare the side effects and drug effectiveness of Nabumetone and Cataflam. The phase IV clinical study is created by eHealthMe based on reports (from sources including the FDA) of 25,584 people who take Nabumetone and Cataflam, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.
With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe enables everyone to run phase IV clinical trial to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor effectiveness. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ peer-reviewed medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Most recently, phase IV clinial trails for COVID 19 vaccines have been added, check here.
25,584 people who take Nabumetone and Cataflam are studied.
What is Nabumetone?
Nabumetone has active ingredients of nabumetone. It is often used in arthritis. eHealthMe is studying from 8,594 Nabumetone users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.
What is Cataflam?
Cataflam has active ingredients of diclofenac potassium. It is often used in pain. eHealthMe is studying from 1,700 Cataflam users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.
Number of reports submitted per year:
Drugs being compared in this study:
- Cataflam (diclofenac potassium)
- Nabumetone (nabumetone)
Most common side effects of the drugs, overall:
Most common side effects of the drugs, in long term (1+ years) use:
- not at all: 5.11 %
- somewhat: 33.24 %
- moderate: 32.67 %
- high: 22.44 %
- very high: 6.53 %
- not at all: 5.06 %
- somewhat: 27.22 %
- moderate: 29.11 %
- high: 30.38 %
- very high: 8.23 %
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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.
Related publications that referenced our studies
- Hung SC, Liao KF, Hung HC, Lin CL, Lai SW, Lin CH, "Nabumetone use and risk of acute pancreatitis in a case-control study", Pancreatology, 2016 Jun .
Alternative drugs to, pros and cons of:
Common Nabumetone side effects:
Common Cataflam side effects:
- Drug ineffective: 121 reports
- Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 106 reports
- Pain: 155 reports
- Weakness: 121 reports
How the study uses the data?
The study is based on nabumetone and diclofenac potassium (the active ingredients of Nabumetone and Cataflam, respectively). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs or brand names) are also 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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