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Atacand vs Viagra for a male patient aged 48

Summary: 3,003 male patients aged 48 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Atacand vs Viagra for a male aged 48. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Atacand (latest outcomes from 15,228 users) has active ingredients of candesartan cilexetil. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Viagra (latest outcomes from 35,081 users) has active ingredients of sildenafil citrate. It is often used in erection problems.

On Mar, 27, 2015: 3,003 male patients aged 43 who take the same drugs are studied in Atacand vs Viagra

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male43High blood pressure

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Atacand candesartan cilexetilAstrazeneca
Viagra sildenafil citratePfizer Ireland

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 43 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Atacand (Astrazeneca)Viagra (Pfizer Ireland)
Renal Failure AcuteDrug Ineffective
Chest PainChest Pain
PyrexiaMyocardial Infarction
Myocardial InfarctionHeadache
HypertensionDepression
DizzinessErectile Dysfunction
ArthralgiaNausea
NauseaFatigue
FatigueHeadache Nos
ParaesthesiaAnxiety

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Atacand (Astrazeneca)Viagra (Pfizer Ireland)
Myocardial InfarctionVisual Acuity Reduced
Lipodystrophy AcquiredHeadache
Blood Cholesterol IncreasedBlindness
Blood Creatine Phosphokinase IncreasedVision Blurred
Weight DecreasedDepression
Blood Triglycerides IncreasedBlindness Unilateral
Hepatitis CholestaticAnxiety
HypertensionAcid Reflux
FatigueMuscle Weakness
Renal Artery StenosisErection Difficulties - Age Related

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Atacand0.00%18.18%27.27%50.00%4.55%
Viagra4.05%12.16%32.43%25.68%25.68%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Atacand (candesartan cilexetil) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Viagra (sildenafil citrate) is often used to treat erection problems. 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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