Carvedilol, Revlimid, Ginkgo Biloba for a 90-year old man
This is a personalized study for a 90 year old male patient who has CHF, MS, Dementia. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 57 male patients aged 90 (±5) who take the same drugs from FDA and social media.
What are the drugs
Carvedilol (what 19,622 Carvedilol users reported?) has active ingredients of carvedilol. It is used in high blood pressure.
Revlimid (what 42,989 Revlimid users reported?) has active ingredients of lenalidomide. It is used in multiple myeloma.
Ginkgo biloba (what 506 Ginkgo Biloba users reported?) has active ingredients of ginkgo. It is used in memory loss.
What are the conditions
Chf (congestive heart failure) (latest reports from 858 patients) can be treated by Lasix, Furosemide, Coreg, Carvedilol, Digoxin, Lisinopril.
Ms (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath) (latest reports from 278,782 patients) can be treated by Copaxone, Tysabri, Avonex, Rebif, Baclofen, Betaseron.
Dementia (madness) (latest reports from 46,192 patients) can be treated by Namenda, Aricept, Donepezil, Seroquel, Exelon, Donepezil Hydrochloride.
On Sep, 10, 2014: 57 males aged 88 (±5) who take Carvedilol, Revlimid, Ginkgo Biloba are studied
Information of the patient in this study:
Conditions: CHF, MS, Dementia
- Carvedilol - 6.25MG (carvedilol)
- Revlimid (lenalidomide)
- Ginkgo Biloba (ginkgo)
eHealthMe real world results:
Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:
|Interaction||Number of reports on eHealthMe|
|Ginkgo Biloba||The drug has been added in the study. Outcomes of the drug mix are shown.|
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Acute Myeloid Leukaemia||Myelodysplastic Syndrome||Pruritus||Cellulitis||Cardiac Failure||n/a||n/a||Death|
|Myelodysplastic Syndrome Transformation||Disease Progression||Anaemia||Pancytopenia||Pancytopenia|
|Death||Cardiac Failure Congestive||Enterocolitis||Pneumonia||Anaemia|
|Renal Failure||Asthenia||Renal Failure||Cardiac Failure Congestive|
|Loss Of Consciousness||Pancytopenia||Haematuria||Asthenia|
|Hypotension||Multiple Myeloma||Diarrhoea||Disease Progression|
|Asthenia||Diabetes Mellitus||Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage||Dyspnoea|
|Pancytopenia||Platelet Count Decreased||Hypotension||Osteomyelitis|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (4 weeks ago):
I lost a lot of time during a 9 month period, I can't remember what I said or did. I'm being brought up on charges of writing prescription medications after my Controlled License expired. I forgot to renew it. My husband thinks that I've lost it. I couldn't remember how to do the simplest things. I thought it was my thyroid. It is enlarged but my labs came back back normal. I finally found some relief after reading an article in AARP a couple of weeks ago about drugs that can cause memory loss. I stopped taking the carvedilol right away. I'm feeling better already but I hope it clears more. I was looking for information. Many of the sites about carvedilol and memory loss are gone. It appears that there is a cover up concerning this drug. Many doctors won't admit that it can cause memory loss. The drug sites say nothing about memory loss. And a couple of sites just state that memory loss is not a side affect of carvedilol. Any help I can get would be greatly appreciated.
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Drug effectiveness in real world:
- Carvedilol for CHF reported by 58 people (updated 8 hours ago)
Complete drug side effects:
- Chf (32 drugs in 389 reports) (updated 2 weeks ago)
- Dementia (13 drugs in 214 reports) (updated 2 days ago)
- Ms (32 drugs in 838 reports) (updated 6 days ago)
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