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Hycodan vs Lyrica for a male patient aged 72

Summary: 2,466 male patients aged 72 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

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

 

What are the drugs

Hycodan (latest outcomes from 453 users) has active ingredients of homatropine methylbromide; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in cough.

Lyrica (latest outcomes from 66,627 users) has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia.

On Apr, 17, 2015: 2,466 male patients aged 66 who take the same drugs are studied in Hycodan vs Lyrica

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male66cancer

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Hycodan homatropine methylbromide; hydrocodone bitartratenot specified
Lyrica pregabalinPfizer

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 66 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
HycodanLyrica (Pfizer)
PainDizziness
Back PainPain
DyspnoeaDrug Ineffective
Atrial FibrillationDyspnoea
HypotensionSomnolence
AnxietyOedema Peripheral
NauseaNausea
AnaemiaAsthenia
InjuryWeight Increased
FatigueFatigue

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
HycodanLyrica (Pfizer)
ConstipationDizziness
Back PainGastrooesophageal Reflux Disease
AddictionErectile Dysfunction
Arthritis
Suicidal Ideation
Cardiac Disorder
Nervousness
Spinal Disorder
Sleep Disorder
Osteonecrosis

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Hycodan0.00%14.29%14.29%42.86%28.57%
Lyrica6.67%35.24%33.33%21.90%2.86%

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Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Hycodan (homatropine methylbromide; hydrocodone bitartrate) is often used to treat cough. Lyrica (pregabalin) is often used to treat fibromyalgia. 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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