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What could cause Edema, Pain In Limb for a 52-year old woman?

This is a study of Lyrica, Demerol, Soma for a 52 year old female patient who has Fibromyalgia. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 274 female patients aged 52 (±5) who take the drugs from FDA and social media.

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On Mar, 4, 2014: 274 females aged 51 (±5) who reported to have interactions when taking Lyrica, Demerol, Soma are studied

Trend of Lyrica, Demerol, Soma's drug interactions, side effects and effectiveness reports (9759286)

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 51

Gender: female

Conditions: Fibromyalgia

Drugs taking:
- Lyrica (pregabalin): used for 1 - 2 years
- Demerol (meperidine hydrochloride): used for 1 - 2 years
- Soma (carisoprodol): used for 1 - 2 years

Drug interactions have: moderate edema, severe pain in limb

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

InteractionNumber of reports
among females aged 51 (±5) who take the drugs
Edema (excess of watery fluid collecting in the cavities or tissues of the body)24 (8.76%)
Pain In Limb0 (0.00%)

(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)

SymptomNumber of reports
among females aged 51 (±5) who have the condition, regardless of which drug is taken
Edema in Fibromyalgia42 (0.87%)
Pain In Limb in Fibromyalgia3 (0.06%)

(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 effectNumber of reports
among females aged 51 (±5) who take the drug
Edema in Lyrica132 (1.79%)
Edema in Demerol19 (3.39%)
Edema in Soma48 (2.48%)
Pain In Limb in Lyrica3 (0.04%)
Pain In Limb in Demerol6 (1.07%)
Pain In Limb in Soma7 (0.36%)

Most common interactions experienced by females aged 51 (±5) in the use of Lyrica, Demerol, Soma:

InteractionNumber of reports
Anxiety74
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)70
Pain68
Diarrhoea62
Vomiting60
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)54
Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)43
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)38
Weight Increased32
Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)30

Most common interactions experienced by females aged 51 (±5) in long term use of Lyrica, Demerol, Soma:

InteractionNumber of reports
Myopia (difficult to see objects that are far away)4
Mood Altered (changes in mood)4
Somnolence (a state of near-sleep, a strong desire for sleep)4
Muscular Weakness (muscle weakness)4
Myalgia (muscle pain)4
Burning Sensation2
Vision Blurred2
Pain2
West Nile Viral Infection2
Red Blood Cell Sedimentation Rate Increased2

How effective are the drugs for females aged 51 (±5):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Lyrica0.00%25.00%25.00%25.00%25.00%
Demerol0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%
Soma0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

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