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Lorazepam vs Diazepam vs Amitriptyline Hydrochloride for a male patient aged 72

Summary: 7,589 male patients aged 72 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

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

 

What are the drugs

Lorazepam (latest outcomes from 47,116 users) has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.

Diazepam (latest outcomes from 32,961 users) has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.

Amitriptyline hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 7,189 users) has active ingredients of amitriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in migraine.

On Mar, 28, 2015: 7,589 male patients aged 68 who take the same drugs are studied in Lorazepam vs Diazepam vs Amitriptyline Hydrochloride

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male68Alcohol withdrawal - delirium tremens

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Lorazepam lorazepamnot specified
Diazepam diazepamBarr
Amitriptyline Hydrochloride amitriptyline hydrochlorideVintage Pharms

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 68 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
LorazepamDiazepam (Barr)Amitriptyline Hydrochloride (Vintage Pharms)
NauseaNauseaPyrexia
DyspnoeaPyrexiaDyspnoea
DehydrationDrug IneffectiveNausea
PyrexiaFatigueFall
HypotensionDyspnoeaPneumonia
AstheniaAnxietyPain
PneumoniaPainChest Pain
VomitingDehydrationHypotension
FatigueFallCondition Aggravated
DiarrhoeaDizzinessDehydration

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
LorazepamDiazepam (Barr)Amitriptyline Hydrochloride (Vintage Pharms)
Coronary Artery DiseaseDizzinessSomnolence
Gastrointestinal DisorderDepressionSudden Onset Of Sleep
Emotional DistressFatigueSyncope
Circulatory CollapseConstipationHallucination
Myocardial InfarctionInterstitial Lung DiseasePathological Gambling
MigraineErectile DysfunctionDepression
Dyspnoea ExertionalNervousnessDiarrhea
Erectile DysfunctionOsteonecrosisSelf Esteem Decreased
Stress SymptomsHypersensitivityInsomnia
Femur FractureOsteomyelitisConfusional State

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Lorazepam0.00%21.74%43.48%23.19%11.59%
Diazepam5.43%21.74%31.52%30.43%10.87%
Amitriptyline Hydrochloride2.82%33.80%32.39%25.35%5.63%

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Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Lorazepam (lorazepam) is often used to treat stress and anxiety. Diazepam (diazepam) is often used to treat stress and anxiety. Amitriptyline Hydrochloride (amitriptyline hydrochloride) is often used to treat migraine. 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:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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