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Clonidine Hydrochloride vs Exforge vs Metoprolol Tartrate for a male patient aged 52

Summary: 3,567 male patients aged 52 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Clonidine Hydrochloride vs Exforge vs Metoprolol Tartrate for a male aged 52. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Clonidine hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 1,553 users) has active ingredients of clonidine hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Exforge (latest outcomes from 4,588 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate; valsartan. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Metoprolol tartrate (latest outcomes from 40,479 users) has active ingredients of metoprolol tartrate. It is often used in high blood pressure.

On Apr, 3, 2015: 3,567 male patients aged 46 who take the same drugs are studied in Clonidine Hydrochloride vs Exforge vs Metoprolol Tartrate

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male46Hypertension

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Clonidine Hydrochloride clonidine hydrochlorideActavis Elizabeth
Exforge amlodipine besylate; valsartanNovartis
Metoprolol Tartrate metoprolol tartrateCaraco

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 46 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Clonidine Hydrochloride (Actavis Elizabeth)Exforge (Novartis)Metoprolol Tartrate (Caraco)
NauseaLarge Intestine PerforationMyocardial Infarction
DehydrationDiverticulitisChest Pain
Drug IneffectiveFatigueNausea
Drug Withdrawal SyndromeFlushingHypotension
DizzinessBlood Creatine Phosphokinase IncreasedPyrexia
AnxietyOedema PeripheralFatigue
PainHeadacheVomiting
DepressionHypertensionDyspnoea
PyrexiaLiver DisorderDizziness
Weight DecreasedMemory ImpairmentDrug 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)
Clonidine Hydrochloride (Actavis Elizabeth)Exforge (Novartis)Metoprolol Tartrate (Caraco)
HeadacheLiver DisorderNervousness
Optic Neuritis RetrobulbarBone And Joint PainSwelling Of The Ankles - Feet - Legs
HypoaesthesiaHepatotoxicityLightheadedness - Fainting
ScotomaPainShortness Of Breath
Pain In ExtremityMemory ImpairmentCerebrovascular Accident
AnxietyTonic SeizuresChest Pain
Musculoskeletal StiffnessAnaemiaIntracranial Aneurysm
DeliriumLethargyRespiratory Distress
Mental DisorderRespiratory Failure
SomnambulismPruritus Genital

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Clonidine Hydrochloride4.55%4.55%45.45%13.64%31.82%
Exforge0.00%30.00%30.00%20.00%20.00%
Metoprolol Tartrate0.84%17.65%36.97%32.77%11.76%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Clonidine Hydrochloride (clonidine hydrochloride) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Exforge (amlodipine besylate; valsartan) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Metoprolol Tartrate (metoprolol tartrate) 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:

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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