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Glyburide vs Metformin Hydrochloride vs Atenolol vs Gemfibrozil vs Lisinopril, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a male patient aged 54

This is personalized comparison of Glyburide vs Metformin Hydrochloride vs Atenolol vs Gemfibrozil vs Lisinopril for a male aged 54. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

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On Apr, 18, 2014: 22,931 male patients aged 49 who take the drugs are studied in Glyburide vs Metformin Hydrochloride vs Atenolol vs Gemfibrozil vs Lisinopril

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male49High blood pressure

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Glyburide glyburideActavis Totowa
Metformin Hydrochloride metformin hydrochlorideActavis Elizabeth
Atenolol atenololAble
Gemfibrozil gemfibrozilClonmel Hlthcare
Lisinopril lisinoprilActavis Elizabeth

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 49 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Glyburide (Actavis Totowa)Metformin Hydrochloride (Actavis Elizabeth)Atenolol (Able)Gemfibrozil (Clonmel Hlthcare)Lisinopril (Actavis Elizabeth)
Blood Glucose IncreasedBlood Glucose IncreasedMyocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)Rhabdomyolysis (a condition in which damaged skeletal muscle tissue breaks down)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Myalgia (muscle pain)Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Weight DecreasedChest PainMyocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Drug IneffectiveMyocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)Drug IneffectiveNausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
Weight DecreasedFatigue (feeling of tiredness)Pyrexia (fever)Chest PainChest Pain
Chest PainDiarrhoeaFatigue (feeling of tiredness)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Drug Ineffective
Diabetes Mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin)Drug IneffectiveDizzinessRenal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)Dizziness
Cardiac Failure CongestiveChest PainAsthenia (weakness)Blood Glucose IncreasedHypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)Cardiac Failure CongestiveHypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)AnxietyHeadache (pain in head)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)DizzinessDiabetes Mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin)Diabetes Mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin)Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Glyburide (Actavis Totowa)Metformin Hydrochloride (Actavis Elizabeth)Atenolol (Able)Gemfibrozil (Clonmel Hlthcare)Lisinopril (Actavis Elizabeth)
Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)VomitingRhabdomyolysis (a condition in which damaged skeletal muscle tissue breaks down)Angioedema (rapid swelling of the dermis)
Arterial Occlusive Disease (slow process through which arteries throughout the body become progressively narrowed and eventually completely blocked)Liver InjuryMyocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)Erectile Dysfunction
Anaemia (lack of blood)Erectile DysfunctionDehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)Alanine Aminotransferase IncreasedLip Swelling
Blood Pressure IncreasedNausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Blood Cholesterol IncreasedAnxietyNervousness
Heart Rate IncreasedLactic Acidosis (low ph in body tissues)DepressionAspartate Aminotransferase IncreasedOedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)
Angina Unstable (chest pain due to ischemia of the heart muscle- unstable)Cardiac Failure CongestiveSinus Bradycardia (an unusually slow heartbeat due to heart disease)Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)Shortness Of Breath
Cholangitis Acute (rapid infection of bile duct)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Circulatory CollapseAsthenia (weakness)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Body Temperature IncreasedCoronary Artery Disease (plaque building up along the inner walls of the arteries of the heart, which narrows the arteries and restricts blood flow to the heart)Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)Heart TransplantLightheadedness - Fainting (a common and often unpleasant sensation feeling that one may be about to faint)
PainDeathPain In ExtremityConstipationSwelling Of The Ankles - Feet - Legs
HospitalisationCerebrovascular Accident (sudden death of some brain cells due to lack of oxygen when the blood flow to the brain is impaired by blockage or rupture)Hypertension (high blood pressure)Pyrexia (fever)Anxiety

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Glyburide0.00%31.25%68.75%0.00%0.00%
Metformin Hydrochloride2.38%21.77%42.18%26.87%6.80%
Atenolol0.64%12.82%33.33%41.67%11.54%
Gemfibrozil0.00%5.26%44.74%39.47%10.53%
Lisinopril1.24%14.02%40.82%31.96%11.96%

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On eHealthMe, Glyburide (glyburide) is often used to treat diabetes. Metformin Hydrochloride (metformin hydrochloride) is often used to treat type 2 diabetes. Atenolol (atenolol) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Gemfibrozil (gemfibrozil) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Lisinopril (lisinopril) 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.

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