eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

How to?

Toprol-xl vs Maxzide-25, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a female patient aged 45

This is personalized comparison of Toprol-xl vs Maxzide-25 for a female aged 45. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

Get a free personalized report of your drugs: we study for you 352 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. Start to use eHealthMe >>>

What are the drugs

Toprol-xl (latest outcomes from 40,706 users) has active ingredients of metoprolol succinate. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Maxzide-25 (latest outcomes from 162 users) has active ingredients of hydrochlorothiazide; triamterene. It is often used in high blood pressure.

On May, 14, 2014: 2,920 female patients aged 41 who take the same drugs are studied in Toprol-xl vs Maxzide-25

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female41Arrhythmia Supraventricular

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Toprol-xl metoprolol succinateAstrazeneca
Maxzide-25 hydrochlorothiazide; triamtereneMylan Bertek

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 41 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Toprol-xl (Astrazeneca)Maxzide-25 (Mylan Bertek)
Chest PainNausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Chest Pain
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Headache (pain in head)Headache (pain in head)
DepressionOedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)
AnxietyAsthenia (weakness)
PainConstipation
DizzinessDrug Ineffective
VomitingInsomnia (sleeplessness)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Anxiety

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Toprol-xl (Astrazeneca)Maxzide-25 (Mylan Bertek)
AnxietyPain - Muscles (muscle pain)
DepressionTired Eyes (eyes feel achy, weak, or heavy due to intense use)
Abdominal PainBreathlessness
Cerebrovascular 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)Crackles Lung (noises that may be made by one or both lungs of a human with a respiratory disease during inhalation)
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Chest Pain
Abdominal Pain UpperAnxiety
Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat)Diarrhea
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Dry Skin
Cholelithiasis (the presence or formation of gallstones in the gallbladder or bile ducts)Depression
Weight IncreasedCholecystitis Chronic (long lasting infection of gallbladder)

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Toprol-xl3.70%16.67%20.37%49.07%10.19%
Maxzide-250.00%10.81%43.24%37.84%8.11%

How to use the study:
1. print a copy of the study
and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
2. start a mobile support group with people like you or your health teams to improve treatment outcomes together.

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, Toprol-xl (metoprolol succinate) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Maxzide-25 (hydrochlorothiazide; triamterene) 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.

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.

38 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Levonorgestrel for a 46-year old woman who has Regula ... (23 minutes ago)

- Perindopril Erbumine, Acetaminophen And Codeine Phosp ... (31 minutes ago)

- Gabapentin for a 66-year old man who has Pain (1 hour ago)

Related studies

- Maxzide-25 side effects
- Toprol-xl side effects

 

Related conditions

- Arrhythmia supraventricular

 

 

Recent user comments

- "Extreme fatigue, mental confusion or forgetfulness, ... " (23 minutes ago)

- "Bladder infection, constipation, headache, mental ... " (42 minutes ago)

- "Muscle pain, stiffness, sweats, shakes, anxiety, brai ... " (2 hours ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Derealisation and Anxiety

- Adderall Xr 30 and Wellbutrin Xl

- Viagra and Enbrel

- Night Sweats and Clonazepam

- Asperger\'s Disorder

 

Popular searches

- Pain Breast
- Echinacea
- Rash
- Synalar
- Toxicologic Test Abnormal

   

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
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
Side effects: 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
Symptoms: 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

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

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.