A study for a 69 year old woman who takes Alendronic Acid - from FDA reports


Summary

23,627 females aged 69 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 69 year old female patient who has Osteoporosis. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Sep, 09, 2017

23,627 females aged 69 (±5) who take Alendronic Acid are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Alendronic Acid for a 69-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 69
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Osteoporosis
  • Drugs taken:
    • Alendronic Acid (alendronate sodium)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Dyspnoea Exertional: 2 (0.01% of females aged 69 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Fatigue: 65 (0.28% of females aged 69 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Itchiness: 7 (0.03% of females aged 69 (±5) who take the drug)

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Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  • joint pain
  • fall
  • pain in extremity
  • back pain
  • aseptic necrosis
  • nausea
  • muscle aches
  • femur fracture
  • chest pain
  • gastroesophageal reflux disease
1 - 6 months:
  • femur fracture
  • fall
  • osteoarthritis
  • joint pain
  • pain in extremity
  • high blood pressure
  • stress and anxiety
  • depression
  • gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • cataract
6 - 12 months:
  • fall
  • femur fracture
  • high blood pressure
  • osteoarthritis
  • high blood cholesterol
  • stress and anxiety
  • tooth disorder
  • joint pain
  • aseptic necrosis
  • gastroesophageal reflux disease
1 - 2 years:
  • fall
  • femur fracture
  • osteoarthritis
  • aseptic necrosis
  • high blood pressure
  • tooth disorder
  • low turnover osteopathy
  • osteomyelitis
  • pain in extremity
  • high blood cholesterol
2 - 5 years:
  • femur fracture
  • fall
  • aseptic necrosis
  • osteoarthritis
  • osteomyelitis
  • high blood pressure
  • stress and anxiety
  • depression
  • tooth disorder
  • impaired healing
5 - 10 years:
  • femur fracture
  • fall
  • osteoarthritis
  • high blood pressure
  • aseptic necrosis
  • high blood cholesterol
  • low turnover osteopathy
  • tooth disorder
  • stress and anxiety
  • gastroesophageal reflux disease
10+ years:
  • femur fracture
  • fall
  • high blood pressure
  • high blood cholesterol
  • osteoarthritis
  • tooth disorder
  • low turnover osteopathy
  • stress and anxiety
  • impaired healing
  • depression
not specified:
  • fall
  • femur fracture
  • nausea
  • joint pain
  • high blood pressure
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • pain in extremity
  • weakness
  • aseptic necrosis

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (2,558 people, 10.83%)
  • Osteopenia (1,680 people, 7.11%)
  • High Blood Pressure (1,544 people, 6.53%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (1,118 people, 4.73%)
  • Pain (574 people, 2.43%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Methotrexate (1,607 people, 6.80%)
  • Synthroid (1,568 people, 6.64%)
  • Prednisone (1,408 people, 5.96%)
  • Folic Acid (1,362 people, 5.76%)
  • Lipitor (1,338 people, 5.66%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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