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Atenolol vs Omeprazole for a male patient aged 72

Summary: 18,989 male patients aged 72 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Atenolol vs Omeprazole for a male aged 72. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Atenolol (latest outcomes from 82,775 users) has active ingredients of atenolol. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Omeprazole (latest outcomes from 92,879 users) has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.

What is the symptom

Myopathy (a muscular disease in which the muscle fibres do not function) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, hyperlipidaemia, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 5,816 Myopathy patients)

On Apr, 1, 2015: 18,989 male patients aged 69 who take the same drugs are studied in Atenolol vs Omeprazole

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male69Heartburn

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Atenolol atenololMylan
Omeprazole omeprazoleSandoz

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 69 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:

(outcome and its % of total reports)

Atenolol (Mylan)Omeprazole (Sandoz)
Myopathy0.64%0.26%

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Atenolol (Mylan)Omeprazole (Sandoz)
FatiguePyrexia
DizzinessNausea
Drug IneffectiveDyspnoea
DyspnoeaHypotension
NauseaAsthenia
Chest PainRenal Failure Acute
Myocardial InfarctionFatigue
HypotensionMyocardial Infarction
AstheniaDiarrhoea
PyrexiaDrug Ineffective

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Atenolol (Mylan)Omeprazole (Sandoz)
BradycardiaRenal Failure Acute
HypotensionChest Pain
DizzinessDizziness
Erectile DysfunctionHypocalcaemia
Multi-organ FailureDizziness Aggravated
Atrial FibrillationHeadache
DyspnoeaSepsis
Septic ShockDiabetic Ketoacidosis
Vertigo PositionalDiarrhoea
Hepatic Function AbnormalHyponatraemia

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Atenolol1.81%6.95%38.97%41.69%10.57%
Omeprazole2.58%13.69%21.23%46.23%16.27%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Atenolol (atenolol) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Omeprazole (omeprazole) is often used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease. 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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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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