A study for a 65 year old man who takes Amlodipine - from FDA reports


Summary

24,326 males aged 65 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 65 year old male patient who has Choking Sensation. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Sep, 09, 2017

24,326 males aged 65 (±5) who take Amlodipine are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Amlodipine for a 65-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 65
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Choking Sensation
  • Drugs taken:
    • Amlodipine (amlodipine besylate)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Choking: 9 (0.04% of males aged 65 (±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:
  • rashes
  • diarrhea
  • thrombocytopenia
  • fever
  • pneumonia
  • oedema peripheral
  • dizziness
  • itching
  • fatigue
  • breathing difficulty
1 - 6 months:
  • breathing difficulty
  • pneumonia
  • rashes
  • oedema peripheral
  • palmar-plantar erythrodysaesthesia syndrome
  • fatigue
  • sepsis
  • hyperkalemia
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • agranulocytosis
6 - 12 months:
  • joint pain
  • muscle aches
  • fatigue
  • weakness
  • anaemia
  • itching
  • thrombocytopenia
  • heart attack
  • breathing difficulty
  • cardiac failure
1 - 2 years:
  • dizziness
  • renal impairment
  • rashes
  • anaemia
  • fever
  • fatigue
  • heart attack
  • weakness
  • itching
  • acute myocardial infarction
2 - 5 years:
  • weakness
  • chest pain
  • anaemia
  • heart attack
  • oedema peripheral
  • cardiac arrest
  • breathing difficulty
  • feeling cold
  • nausea
  • bacterial infection
5 - 10 years:
  • atrial fibrillation/flutter
  • pneumonia
  • hepatic function abnormal
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • serum ferritin increased
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • necrotising colitis
  • dizziness
  • muscle aches
10+ years:
  • breathing difficulty
  • optic ischaemic neuropathy
  • fatigue
  • back pain
  • neck pain
  • oedema peripheral
  • renal failure acute
  • upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • fever
  • haematuria
not specified:
  • fatigue
  • breathing difficulty
  • weakness
  • nausea
  • diarrhea
  • drug ineffective
  • hypotension
  • pneumonia
  • rashes
  • heart attack

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Diabetes (1,592 people, 6.54%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (1,589 people, 6.53%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (975 people, 4.01%)
  • Pain (968 people, 3.98%)
  • Type 2 Diabetes (964 people, 3.96%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (2,280 people, 9.37%)
  • Lipitor (1,924 people, 7.91%)
  • Lasix (1,593 people, 6.55%)
  • Metformin (1,498 people, 6.16%)
  • Plavix (1,367 people, 5.62%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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What are the drugs?

What are the conditions?

What are the symtoms?

  • Choking (mechanical obstruction of the flow of air from the environment into the lungs) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, multiple sclerosis, gastroesophageal reflux disease (latest reports from 9,993 Choking patients).

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