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A study for a 66-year old woman who takes 5 HTP, Losartan, Amlodipine Besylate, Synthroid, Sumatriptan, Metformin, Aspirin

Summary: 7 female patients aged 66 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is a personalized study for a 66 year old female patient who has Sleep - natural short sleeper, High blood pressure, Hypothyroid, Migraines, Type 2 diabetes, Headaches. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

On Mar, 16, 2015: 7 females aged 62 (±5) who take 5 HTP, Losartan, Amlodipine Besylate, Synthroid, Sumatriptan, Metformin, Aspirin are studied

5 HTP, Losartan, Amlodipine Besylate, Synthroid, Sumatriptan, Metformin, Aspirin outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 62

Gender: female

Conditions: Sleep - natural short sleeper, High blood pressure, Hypothyroid, Migraines, Type 2 diabetes, Headaches

Drugs taking:
- 5 HTP (5 - htp): used for 6 - 12 months
- Losartan (losartan potassium): used for 6 - 12 months
- Amlodipine Besylate (amlodipine besylate): used for 6 - 12 months
- Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium): used for 10+ years
- Sumatriptan (sumatriptan succinate): used for 2 - 5 years
- Metformin (metformin hydrochloride): used for 6 - 12 months
- Aspirin (aspirin): used for 10+ years

Drug interactions have: moderate white blood cell count, moderate bruising

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

InteractionNumber of reports on eHealthMe
White Blood Cell Count2 (28.57% of females aged 62 (±5) who take the drugs)
Bruising (an injury appearing as an area of discoloured skin on the body)2 (28.57% of females aged 62 (±5) who take the drugs)

(as an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea)

Symptom (click a symptom for in-depth analysis)Number of reports on eHealthMe
White Blood Cell Count in Sleep - Natural Short Sleeper1 (0.87% of females aged 62 (±5) who have Sleep - natural short sleeper)
White Blood Cell Count in High Blood Pressure13 (0.05% of females aged 62 (±5) who have High blood pressure)
White Blood Cell Count in Hypothyroid6 (0.09% of females aged 62 (±5) who have Hypothyroid)
White Blood Cell Count in Migraines1 (0.04% of females aged 62 (±5) who have Migraines)
White Blood Cell Count in Type 2 Diabetes2 (0.01% of females aged 62 (±5) who have Type 2 diabetes)
White Blood Cell Count in Headaches1 (0.07% of females aged 62 (±5) who have Headaches)
Bruising in Sleep - Natural Short Sleeper1 (0.87% of females aged 62 (±5) who have Sleep - natural short sleeper)
Bruising in High Blood Pressure3 (0.01% of females aged 62 (±5) who have High blood pressure)
Bruising in Hypothyroid1 (0.02% of females aged 62 (±5) who have Hypothyroid)
Bruising in Migraines1 (0.04% of females aged 62 (±5) who have Migraines)
Bruising in Type 2 Diabetes2 (0.01% of females aged 62 (±5) who have Type 2 diabetes)
Bruising in Headaches1 (0.07% of females aged 62 (±5) who have Headaches)

(as an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea)

Side effect (click a side effect for in-depth analysis)Number of reports on eHealthMe
White Blood Cell Count in 5 Htp1 (7.14% of females aged 62 (±5) who take 5 htp)
White Blood Cell Count in Losartan3 (0.16% of females aged 62 (±5) who take Losartan)
White Blood Cell Count in Amlodipine Besylate5 (0.23% of females aged 62 (±5) who take Amlodipine besylate)
White Blood Cell Count in Synthroid13 (0.08% of females aged 62 (±5) who take Synthroid)
White Blood Cell Count in Sumatriptan2 (0.53% of females aged 62 (±5) who take Sumatriptan)
White Blood Cell Count in Metformin7 (0.05% of females aged 62 (±5) who take Metformin)
White Blood Cell Count in Aspirin4 (0.02% of females aged 62 (±5) who take Aspirin)
Bruising in 5 Htp1 (7.14% of females aged 62 (±5) who take 5 htp)
Bruising in Losartan1 (0.05% of females aged 62 (±5) who take Losartan)
Bruising in Amlodipine Besylate1 (0.05% of females aged 62 (±5) who take Amlodipine besylate)
Bruising in Synthroid1 (0.01% of females aged 62 (±5) who take Synthroid)
Bruising in Sumatriptan1 (0.26% of females aged 62 (±5) who take Sumatriptan)
Bruising in Metformin2 (0.01% of females aged 62 (±5) who take Metformin)
Bruising in Aspirin4 (0.02% of females aged 62 (±5) who take Aspirin)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
5 HTP is effectiven/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/an/a
Losartan is effectiven/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a
Amlodipine Besylate is effectiven/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a
Synthroid is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/a100.00%
(2 of 2 people)
n/a
Sumatriptan is effectiven/an/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/a
Metformin is effectiven/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/a
Aspirin is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/a100.00%
(2 of 2 people)
n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
n/an/an/aGout Aggravated (worse uric acid crystals building up in body)n/an/aGout Aggravated (worse uric acid crystals building up in body)Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)
Asthenia (weakness)
Cataract (clouding of the lens inside the eye)
Vomiting
Dry Skin
Drug Ineffective
Tooth Abscess (pus formation in tooth)
Presyncope
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Cold Sweat

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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- support group for people who have Headaches
- support group for people who have High Blood Pressure
- support group for people who have Hypothyroid
- support group for people who have Migraines
- support group for people who have Sleep - Natural Short Sleeper
- support group for people who have Type 2 Diabetes
- support group for people who take 5 HTP
- support group for people who take Amlodipine Besylate
- support group for people who take Aspirin
- support group for people who take Losartan
- support group for people who take Metformin
- support group for people who take Sumatriptan
- support group for people who take Synthroid

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