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Valium vs Norco for a male patient aged 72

Summary: 5,652 male patients aged 72 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

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

 

What are the drugs

Valium (latest outcomes from 21,837 users) has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.

Norco (latest outcomes from 6,891 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain.

On Apr, 18, 2015: 5,652 male patients aged 66 who take the same drugs are studied in Valium vs Norco

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male66Anal Fissure

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Valium diazepamRoche
Norco acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrateWatson Labs

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)
Valium (Roche)Norco (Watson Labs)
NauseaPain
Drug IneffectiveAnxiety
PyrexiaDyspnoea
FatigueNausea
DyspnoeaFatigue
AnxietyAnaemia
HypotensionMyocardial Infarction
PainAsthenia
AstheniaDizziness
Confusional StateChest 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)
Valium (Roche)Norco (Watson Labs)
ConstipationErectile Dysfunction
Erectile DysfunctionCoronary Artery Disease
Gastrooesophageal Reflux DiseaseDepression
HypersensitivityMyocardial Infarction
NervousnessConstipation
OsteomyelitisAnxiety
DizzinessDizziness
Interstitial Lung DiseaseCardiac Disorder
ArthritisTinnitus
Cardiac DisorderArthritis

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Valium7.58%25.76%28.79%25.76%12.12%
Norco0.66%18.42%50.66%17.76%12.50%

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Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Valium (diazepam) is often used to treat stress and anxiety. Norco (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.

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