A study for a 54 year old man who takes Glucophage Xr - from FDA reports


Summary

21,427 males aged 54 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 54 year old male patient who has Diabetes. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Sep, 06, 2017

21,427 males aged 54 (±5) who take Glucophage Xr are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Glucophage Xr for a 54-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 54
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Diabetes
  • Drugs taken:
    • Glucophage Xr (metformin hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Pain - Joints: 8 (0.04% of males aged 54 (±5) who take the drug)

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

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

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  • diarrhea
  • blood glucose increased
  • lactic acidosis
  • dizziness
  • nausea
  • fever
  • headache
  • fatigue
  • weakness
  • infection
1 - 6 months:
  • diarrhea
  • nausea
  • renal failure acute
  • blood glucose increased
  • nausea and vomiting
  • malaise
  • weakness
  • drug ineffective
  • lactic acidosis
  • fever
6 - 12 months:
  • memory loss
  • lactic acidosis
  • fall
  • renal failure acute
  • diarrhea
  • sepsis
  • nausea
  • hypoglycemia
  • dizziness
  • pain in extremity
1 - 2 years:
  • heart attack
  • chest pain
  • liver injury
  • pain
  • cardiac arrest
  • heart disease
  • bradycardia
  • hypoglycemia
  • myocardial ischaemia
  • heart injury
2 - 5 years:
  • heart attack
  • chest pain
  • renal failure acute
  • diarrhea
  • coronary heart disease
  • lactic acidosis
  • drowsiness
  • heart disease
  • pain
  • cardiac failure congestive
5 - 10 years:
  • heart attack
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • stroke
  • atherosclerosis
  • coronary heart disease
  • diarrhea
  • weakness
  • cardiac disorder
  • death
  • malaise
10+ years:
  • heart attack
  • diarrhea
  • lactic acidosis
  • dehydration
  • renal failure acute
  • cardiac disorder
  • hyperkalemia
  • bronchitis
  • high blood pressure
  • generalised oedema
not specified:
  • blood glucose increased
  • nausea
  • weight decreased
  • heart attack
  • drug ineffective
  • fatigue
  • diarrhea
  • weakness
  • dizziness
  • nausea and vomiting

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (2,550 people, 11.90%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (1,717 people, 8.01%)
  • Pain (809 people, 3.78%)
  • Depression (696 people, 3.25%)
  • Psoriasis (470 people, 2.19%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Byetta (2,200 people, 10.27%)
  • Aspirin (1,994 people, 9.31%)
  • Avandia (1,931 people, 9.01%)
  • Lisinopril (1,846 people, 8.62%)
  • Lipitor (1,804 people, 8.42%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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