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Acute Myocardial Infarction and Stroke Among Patients with Testosterone-Related Indications

    Basic Details
    Date Posted
    Medical Product
    Health Outcome(s)
    acute myocardial infarction (AMI)

    This request analyzed acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and stroke among members with a pre-existing condition that is indicated for testosterone use. This request contained two reports. Report 1 investigated new diagnoses for a testosterone-related indication and those who received a testosterone product in the following six months. Report 2 analyzed acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and stroke among members overall and among those with a pre-existing condition of one of the specified testosterone indications.

    Data from January 1, 2007 through May 31, 2013 from 18 Data Partners contributing to the Mini-Sentinel Distributed Database (MSDD) were included in this report. This request was distributed to 18 Data Partners on March 28, 2014.

    Additional Details
    FDA Center
    Time Period
    January 1, 2007 to May 31, 2013
    Analysis Type
    Population / Cohort
    Patients with testosterone-related indications
    Data Sources
    Mini-Sentinel Distributed Database (MSDD)