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Related topic: Atrial Fibrillation, Doxazosin Mesylate, Nausea and vomiting, Urinary Hesitation

What could cause Nausea and vomiting for a 79-year old man?

This is a study of Doxazosin Mesylate, Amiodarone Hydrochloride for a 79 year old male patient who has Urinary Hesitation, Atrial Fibrillation. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 134 male patients aged 79 (±5) who take the drugs from FDA and social media.

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On Mar, 22, 2014: 134 males aged 75 (±5) who reported to have interactions when taking Doxazosin Mesylate, Amiodarone Hydrochloride are studied

Trend of Doxazosin Mesylate, Amiodarone Hydrochloride's drug interactions, side effects and effectiveness reports (3431902)

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 75

Gender: male

Conditions: Urinary Hesitation, Atrial Fibrillation

Drugs taking:
- Doxazosin Mesylate (doxazosin mesylate): used for 5 - 10 years
- Amiodarone Hydrochloride - 200MG (amiodarone hydrochloride): used for 1 - 2 years

Drug interactions have: moderate nausea and vomiting

Comments from or about the patient: I have been on Cardura (doxazosin mesylate 6Mg) for close to 10 years. Following bypass surgery Amiodarone 200Mg was added by my cardiologist. Nausea and occasional vomiting began. The cardiologist then changed me from amiodarone to Multaq which created increased nausea, increased vomiting and sometimes severe dizziness . He return me to amiodarone. Presemtly I often almost daily have a small stomach pain and sometime a mild but alarming touch of dizziness.
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eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

InteractionNumber of reports
among males aged 75 (±5) who take the drugs
Nausea And Vomiting1 (0.75%)

(as an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea)

SymptomNumber of reports
among males aged 75 (±5) who have the condition, regardless of which drug is taken
Nausea And Vomiting in Urinary Hesitation1 (4.76%)
Nausea And Vomiting in Atrial Fibrillation157 (1.91%)

(as an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea)

Side effectNumber of reports
among males aged 75 (±5) who take the drug
Nausea And Vomiting in Doxazosin Mesylate36 (2.45%)
Nausea And Vomiting in Amiodarone Hydrochloride11 (1.97%)

Most common interactions experienced by males aged 75 (±5) in the use of Doxazosin Mesylate, Amiodarone Hydrochloride:

InteractionNumber of reports
Asthenia (weakness)53
Anxiety41
Atrial Fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart)36
Dyspepsia (indigestion)34
Deep Vein Thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)34
Pain25
Cardiac Failure Congestive22
Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)22
Weight Decreased18
Renal Failure Chronic (long lasting kidney dysfunction)15

Most common interactions experienced by males aged 75 (±5) in long term use of Doxazosin Mesylate, Amiodarone Hydrochloride:

InteractionNumber of reports
Haemoptysis (blood-stained sputum from the bronchi, larynx, trachea, or lungs)6
Ventricular Extrasystoles (premature cardiac contraction)3
Anaemia (lack of blood)3
Weight Decreased3
Pneumonia Aspiration (bronchopneumonia that develops due to the entrance of foreign materials into the bronchial tree)3
Sinusitis (inflammation of sinus)3
Osteomyelitis (infection of bone)3
Hyperlipidaemia (presence of excess lipids in the blood)3
Pulmonary Hypertension (increase in blood pressure in the lung artery)3
Pneumonia Primary Atypical (primary atypical pneumonia which were probably caused by mycoplasma pneumoniae)3

How effective are the drugs for males aged 75 (±5):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Doxazosin Mesylate0.000.000.000.000.00
Amiodarone Hydrochloride0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

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  • I have been on Cardura (doxazosin mesylate 6Mg) for close to 10 years. Following bypass surgery Amiodarone 200Mg was added by my cardiologist. Nausea and occasional vomiting began. The cardiologist then changed me from amiodarone to Multaq which created increased nausea, increased vomiting and sometimes severe dizziness . He return me to amiodarone. Presemtly I often almost daily have a small stomach pain and sometime a mild but alarming touch of dizziness.

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