A study for a 76 year old man who takes Lipitor, Aspirin - from FDA reports


Summary

8,311 males aged 76 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 76 year old male patient who has High Cholesterol, Prophylactics. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Aug, 16, 2017

8,311 males aged 76 (±5) who take Lipitor, Aspirin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lipitor, Aspirin for a 76-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 76
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: High Cholesterol, Prophylactics
  • Drugs taken:
    • Lipitor (atorvastatin calcium)
    • Aspirin (aspirin)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Impaired Memory: 65 (0.78% of males aged 76 (±5) who take the drugs)
  • Fatigue: 237 (2.85% of males aged 76 (±5) who take the drugs)
  • Hypogeusia: 1 (0.01% of males aged 76 (±5) who take the drugs)

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 drug interactions over time

< 1 month:
  • malaise
  • breathing difficulty
  • fatigue
  • muscle aches
  • cough
  • weakness
  • asthma
  • agitation
  • thrombocytopenia
  • cerebral infarction
1 - 6 months:
  • muscle aches
  • weakness
  • malaise
  • anaemia
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • pain in extremity
  • nausea
  • gait disturbance
  • stroke
  • fever
6 - 12 months:
  • breathing difficulty
  • anaemia
  • muscle aches
  • cerebral infarction
  • rectal haemorrhage
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • weakness
  • cardiac failure
  • sick sinus syndrome
  • neutrophil count decreased
1 - 2 years:
  • muscle aches
  • weight decreased
  • joint pain
  • muscle atrophy
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • renal failure acute
  • back pain
  • weakness
  • pneumonia
  • drug ineffective
2 - 5 years:
  • pain in extremity
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • head injury
  • weakness
  • anaemia
  • rectal haemorrhage
  • muscle aches
  • muscle atrophy
  • death
5 - 10 years:
  • headache
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • rhabdomyolysis
  • atrial fibrillation/flutter
  • respiratory acidosis
  • pneumonia
  • haematuria
  • blood urea increased
  • blood lactate dehydrogenase increased
  • muscle aches
10+ years:
  • anaemia
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • hypokalemia
  • respiratory acidosis
  • acute kidney failure
  • interstitial lung disease
  • pain
  • pain in extremity
  • bleeding disorders
  • muscle aches
not specified:
  • breathing difficulty
  • fatigue
  • weakness
  • dizziness
  • diarrhea
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • nausea
  • hypotension
  • pneumonia
  • drug ineffective

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (848 people, 10.20%)
  • Diabetes (497 people, 5.98%)
  • Stroke (496 people, 5.97%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (440 people, 5.29%)
  • Preventive Health Care (402 people, 4.84%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Plavix (1,059 people, 12.74%)
  • Lasix (784 people, 9.43%)
  • Metformin (625 people, 7.52%)
  • Amlodipine (613 people, 7.38%)
  • Furosemide (573 people, 6.89%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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