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TAMSULOSIN vs FUROSEMIDE vs ASPIRIN vs INSULIN vs LOSARTAN for a male patient aged 64

Summary: 33,379 male patients aged 64 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of TAMSULOSIN vs FUROSEMIDE vs ASPIRIN vs INSULIN vs LOSARTAN for a male aged 64. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Tamsulosin (latest outcomes from 7,775 users) has active ingredients of tamsulosin. It is often used in enlarged prostate.

Furosemide (latest outcomes from 80,862 users) has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in fluid retention.

Aspirin (latest outcomes from 164,640 users) has active ingredients of aspirin. It is often used in blood clots.

Insulin (latest outcomes from 3,641 users) has active ingredients of insulin pork. It is often used in diabetes.

Losartan (latest outcomes from 14,130 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure.

What are the symptoms

Face oedema (swelling of face) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 17,175 Face oedema patients)

Spasms of the hands or feet (involuntary muscle contraction of leg and arm) has been reported by people with depression, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder. (latest reports from 216 Spasms of the hands or feet patients)

Numbness and tingling (unusual prickling sensations) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, pain, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 5,005 Numbness and tingling patients)

On Apr, 5, 2015: 33,379 male patients aged 62 who take the same drugs are studied in TAMSULOSIN vs FUROSEMIDE vs ASPIRIN vs INSULIN vs LOSARTAN

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male62Wound Complication

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
TAMSULOSIN tamsulosinnot specified
FUROSEMIDE furosemidenot specified
ASPIRIN aspirinnot specified
INSULIN insulin porknot specified
LOSARTAN losartan potassiumnot specified

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 62 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:

(outcome and its % of total reports)

TAMSULOSINFUROSEMIDEASPIRININSULINLOSARTAN
Face Oedema1.06%0.74%0.39%0.83%0.50%
Spasms of the hands or feet0.00%0.00%0.01%0.00%0.03%
Numbness and tingling0.26%0.07%0.16%0.41%0.09%

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
TAMSULOSINFUROSEMIDEASPIRININSULINLOSARTAN
DizzinessDyspnoeaDyspnoeaMyocardial InfarctionDyspnoea
PneumoniaRenal Failure AcuteNauseaBlood Glucose IncreasedMyocardial Infarction
NauseaCardiac Failure CongestiveDizzinessBlood Glucose DecreasedNausea
FatigueNauseaMyocardial InfarctionCardiac Failure CongestiveChest Pain
AstheniaPyrexiaFatigueHypoglycaemia NosDizziness
PainHypotensionChest PainDiabetes Mellitus Inadequate ControlFatigue
Oedema PeripheralMyocardial InfarctionAstheniaHyperglycaemia NosCardiac Failure Congestive
DyspnoeaOedema PeripheralHypotensionNauseaHypertension
DiarrhoeaCondition AggravatedDrug IneffectiveCondition AggravatedDiarrhoea
Atrial FibrillationFatigueDiarrhoeaWeaknessPyrexia

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
TAMSULOSINFUROSEMIDEASPIRININSULINLOSARTAN
DizzinessCerebrovascular AccidentErectile DysfunctionBlood Glucose IncreasedHypertension
Erectile DysfunctionRenal Failure AcuteFatigueBlood Glucose DecreasedAtherosclerosis
Renal ImpairmentMyalgiaDizzinessDrug IneffectiveIschaemic Stroke
AstheniaHypertensionNauseaFallType 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Lip SwellingChest PainHeadacheImpaired HealingErectile Dysfunction
Renal Failure ChronicProductive CoughVomitingOpen WoundBlood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased
Eyelid OedemaMuscle CrampDehydrationLower Limb FractureCerebrovascular Accident
Cerebrovascular AccidentLacunar InfarctionDepressionFeeling AbnormalRenal Failure Acute
HypotensionHypotensionTinnitusVisual Acuity ReducedHigh Blood Pressure
DysstasiaAngina PectorisVision BlurredFatigueVomiting

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
TAMSULOSIN2.13%25.53%45.74%15.96%10.64%
FUROSEMIDE3.98%17.91%39.80%30.35%7.96%
ASPIRIN1.84%21.61%36.02%34.32%6.21%
INSULIN0.00%15.38%38.46%28.21%17.95%
LOSARTAN1.71%14.35%43.04%35.33%5.57%

Comments from or about the patient:

THE PATIENT WAS DIAGNOSED WITH DM HTN AND ALL THE COMPLICATIONS OF DM

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Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Tamsulosin (tamsulosin) is often used to treat enlarged prostate. Furosemide (furosemide) is often used to treat fluid retention. Aspirin (aspirin) is often used to treat blood clots. Insulin (insulin pork) is often used to treat diabetes. Losartan (losartan potassium) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

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