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A study for a 50-year old woman who takes Simvastatin, Echinacea, Lisinopril

Summary: 700 female patients aged 50 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is a personalized study for a 50 year old female patient who has Cholesterol, Immune Enhancement Therapy, High blood pressure. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

On Mar, 3, 2015: 700 females aged 46 (±5) who take Simvastatin, Echinacea, Lisinopril are studied

Simvastatin, Echinacea, Lisinopril outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 46

Gender: female

Conditions: Cholesterol, Immune Enhancement Therapy, High blood pressure

Drugs taking:
- Simvastatin - 20MG (simvastatin): used for 10+ years
- Echinacea (echinacea): used for < 1 month
- Lisinopril - 20MG (lisinopril): used for 6 - 12 months

eHealthMe real world results:

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Simvastatin is effective0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
100.00%
(4 of 4 people)
33.33%
(2 of 6 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
100.00%
(2 of 2 people)
0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
Echinacea is effectiven/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/an/an/a
Lisinopril is effective33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
20.00%
(1 of 5 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
100.00%
(2 of 2 people)
25.00%
(1 of 4 people)
66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
60.00%
(3 of 5 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Liver Function Test AbnormalHemiparesis (weakness on one side of the body)Mental Disorder (a psychological term for a mental or behavioural pattern or anomaly that causes distress or disability)Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)Cerebrovascular Accident (sudden death of some brain cells due to lack of oxygen when the blood flow to the brain is impaired by blockage or rupture)AnxietyDiarrhoeaAnxiety
Myalgia (muscle pain)Helicobacter Infection (helicobacter pylori (h. pylori) infects stomach)AnxietyEructation (release of gas from the digestive tract)AnxietyMood Swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood)Nausea And VomitingPain
Blood Glucose IncreasedFlank Pain (a distressing sensation experienced around the lower back and the upper abdomen)DepressionHeadache (pain in head)Chest PainMental Disorder (a psychological term for a mental or behavioural pattern or anomaly that causes distress or disability)Fluid Retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Weight DecreasedFallSuicidal IdeationChest PainReading Disorder (problem in areas of the brain that help interpret language)DepressionDiarrhoea
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Pain In ExtremityEmotional DistressPainHeadache (pain in head)Emotional DistressDyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
Feeling ColdVitamin B12 DeficiencyMood Swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood)Blood Pressure IncreasedMyocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)Suicidal IdeationVomiting
Hepatic Steatosis (fatty liver disease)Polyneuropathy (neurological disorder that occurs when many peripheral nerves throughout the body malfunction simultaneously)Memory ImpairmentDizzinessBlood Pressure IncreasedLoss Of Control Of LegsFatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Glycosylated Haemoglobin IncreasedPancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas)Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness (feeling of tiredness)Dysphagia (condition in which swallowing is difficult or painful)DizzinessDark Circles Under EyesChest Pain
Blood Glucose DecreasedDiabetes Mellitus Inadequate ControlDiarrhoeaPortal Vein Thrombosis (venous thrombosis affecting the hepatic portal vein)Memory ImpairmentLichen Planus (an inflammatory skin condition, characterized by an itchy, non-infectious rash)Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (stomach contents (food or liquid) leak backwards from the stomach into the oesophagus)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Iron Deficiency AnaemiaDisturbance In AttentionThrombosis (formation of a blood clot inside a blood vessel)Eructation (release of gas from the digestive tract)Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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- support group for people who have Cholesterol
- support group for people who have High Blood Pressure
- support group for people who have Immune Enhancement Therapy
- support group for people who take Echinacea
- support group for people who take Lisinopril
- support group for people who take Simvastatin

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