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Activella vs Prempro for a female patient aged 57

Summary: 11,082 female patients aged 57 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Activella vs Prempro for a female aged 57. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Activella (latest outcomes from 1,282 users) has active ingredients of estradiol; norethindrone acetate. It is often used in hormone replacement therapy.

Prempro (latest outcomes from 37,636 users) has active ingredients of estrogens, conjugated; medroxyprogesterone acetate. It is often used in menopause.

What is the symptom

Anal cancer has been reported by people with crohn's disease, hiv infection, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 629 Anal cancer patients)

On Mar, 23, 2015: 11,082 female patients aged 52 who take the same drugs are studied in Activella vs Prempro

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female52Menopause

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Activella estradiol; norethindrone acetateNovo Nordisk Inc
Prempro estrogens, conjugated; medroxyprogesterone acetateWyeth Pharms Inc

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 52 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:

(outcome and its % of total reports)

Activella (Novo Nordisk Inc)Prempro (Wyeth Pharms Inc)
Anal Cancer0.00%0.00%

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Activella (Novo Nordisk Inc)Prempro (Wyeth Pharms Inc)
Breast CancerBreast Cancer
Breast Cancer FemaleBreast Cancer Female
Hot FlushBreast Cancer Metastatic
FatigueNausea
DepressionCerebrovascular Accident
DizzinessDepression
Breast MassOestrogen Receptor Assay Positive
InsomniaMyocardial Infarction
AnxietyDeep Vein Thrombosis
NauseaDrug 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)
Activella (Novo Nordisk Inc)Prempro (Wyeth Pharms Inc)
Breast CancerBreast Cancer
Breast Cancer FemaleBreast Cancer Female
Breast Cancer In SituBreast Cancer Metastatic
PainOestrogen Receptor Assay Positive
Breast MassProgesterone Receptor Assay Positive
Mammogram AbnormalDepression
Hot FlushBreast Cancer In Situ
Chest PainCerebrovascular Accident
DepressionDeep Vein Thrombosis
ErythemaAnxiety

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Activella0.00%24.49%42.86%22.45%10.20%
Prempro0.00%15.87%33.33%31.75%19.05%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Activella (estradiol; norethindrone acetate) is often used to treat hormone replacement therapy. Prempro (estrogens, conjugated; medroxyprogesterone acetate) is often used to treat menopause. 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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