A study for a 56-year old woman who takes Benicar, Black Cohosh
Summary: there is no report from female patients aged 56 (±5) who take the same drugs.
This is a personalized study for a 56 year old female patient who has High blood pressure, Menopause. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.
What are the drugs
Benicar has active ingredients of olmesartan medoxomil. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 13,755 Benicar users)
Black cohosh has active ingredients of black cohosh. It is often used in menopause. (latest outcomes from 273 Black cohosh users)
What are the conditions
High blood pressure can be treated by Lisinopril, Atenolol, Amlodipine Besylate, Ramipril, Hydrochlorothiazide, Diovan. (latest reports from 329,651 High Blood Pressure patients)
Menopause (end of monthly cycles in women) can be treated by Estradiol, Premarin, Prempro, Prometrium, Progesterone, Vivelle-dot. (latest reports from 5,420 Menopause patients)
On Feb, 8, 2015: 0 female aged 52 (±5) who take Benicar, Black Cohosh is studied
Information of the patient in this study:
Conditions: High blood pressure, Menopause
- Benicar (olmesartan medoxomil): used for 6 - 12 months
- Black Cohosh (black cohosh)
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Drug effectiveness in real world:
- Benicar for High Blood Pressure reported by 580 people (updated 2 hours ago)
- Black Cohosh for Menopause reported by 16 people (updated 3 days ago)
Complete drug side effects:
- High Blood Pressure (250 drugs in 23,319 reports) (updated 2 hours ago)
- Menopause (35 drugs in 458 reports) (updated 3 weeks ago)
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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