Drug-induced obesity


obesity: A disorder involving an excessive amount of body fat.

Endpoint definition

FinnGen phenotype data

392423 individuals

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Apply sex-specific rule None


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Check conditions None


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Check pre-conditions, main-only, mode, registry filters

Hospital Discharge: ICD-10 E66.1#
Cause of death: ICD-10 E66.1#

2 out of 7 registries used, show all original rules.


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Check minimum number of events None


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Include endpoints None


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Remove individuals based on genotype QC


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Control definitions

Control exclude E4_OBESITY

Extra metadata

Level in the ICD hierarchy 3
First used in FinnGen datafreeze DF2
Parent code in ICD-10 E66
Name in latin Obesitas medicamento provocata

Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 240 181 59
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.06 0.09 0.04
Mean age at first event (years) 45.98 44.51 50.49


Follow-up Absolute risk HR [95% CI] p N
1998–2019 - - - -
15 years - - - -
5 years - - - -
1 year - - - -

Age distribution of first events

Year distribution of first events

Cumulative Incidence


Index endpoint: E4_OBESITYDRUG – Drug-induced obesity
GWS hits:

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Drug-induced obesity
after Drug-induced obesity

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Drugs most likely to be purchased after Drug-induced obesity

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