eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community

Personalized health information & community

  Tools
All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Check symptoms       Ask question       Write review       Answered/ Unanswered       Reviews       Community

Lyrica vs Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen for a female patient aged 55

Summary: 13,398 female patients aged 55 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Lyrica vs Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen for a female aged 55. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

 

 

 

What are the drugs

Lyrica (latest outcomes from 66,610 users) has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia.

Hydrocodone bitartrate and acetaminophen (latest outcomes from 7,072 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain.

On Feb, 24, 2015: 13,398 female patients aged 50 who take the same drugs are studied in Lyrica vs Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female50Fibromyalgia

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Lyrica pregabalinPfizer
Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrateMallinckrodt

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 50 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Lyrica (Pfizer)Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen (Mallinckrodt)
Weight IncreasedNausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
DizzinessPain
PainAnxiety
Drug IneffectiveChest Pain
Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)Depression
Somnolence (a state of near-sleep, a strong desire for sleep)Headache (pain in head)
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
Headache (pain in head)Vomiting
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Vision BlurredBack Pain

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Lyrica (Pfizer)Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen (Mallinckrodt)
Weight IncreasedPain Exacerbated
Vision BlurredFibromyalgia (a long-term condition which causes pain all over the body)
PainInsomnia (sleeplessness)
Headache (pain in head)Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Headache - Mixed Tension Migraine (headache that has characteristics of both a tension headache and a migraine headache)
Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Fatigue - Chronic (long feeling of tiredness)Rheumatoid Factor Positive
DepressionChronic Sinusitis (long lasting inflammation of the paranasal sinuses)
Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development)Hypersomnia (excessive daytime sleepiness (eds))
Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)Depression

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Lyrica8.25%26.25%37.00%21.75%6.75%
Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen0.88%17.08%43.07%29.20%9.78%

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Next: study your drugs OR ask a question from Patients Like You

Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Lyrica (pregabalin) is often used to treat fibromyalgia. Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen (acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate) is often used to treat pain. 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.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2015 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.