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From FDA reports: drug interactions between Vytorin, Ketoconazole for a Female patient aged 60

This is a personalized study of Vytorin, Ketoconazole drug interactions for a 60 year old female patient. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 27 people who take the drugs and have drug interactions.

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On Mar, 25, 2014: 27 people who reported to have interactions when taking Vytorin, Ketoconazole are studied

Trend of Vytorin, Ketoconazole's drug interactions, side effects, and effectiveness reports (930507)

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 60

Gender: female

Conditions: Blood Cholesterol Increased

Drugs taking:
- Vytorin: used for 1 - 6 months
- Ketoconazole

Drug interactions have: Rhabdomyolysis

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes among females aged 60 (±5):

InteractionNumber of reports
Rhabdomyolysis (a condition in which damaged skeletal muscle tissue breaks down)1 (100.00%)

Most common interactions experienced by females aged 60 (±5) in the use of Vytorin, Ketoconazole:

InteractionNumber of reports
Rhabdomyolysis (a condition in which damaged skeletal muscle tissue breaks down)1

Most common interactions experienced by females aged 60 (±5) in long term use of Vytorin, Ketoconazole:

None.

For people in general (regardless of gender or age):

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

InteractionNumber of reports
Rhabdomyolysis (a condition in which damaged skeletal muscle tissue breaks down)8 (29.63%)

Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Vytorin, Ketoconazole:

InteractionNumber of reports
Blood Cholesterol Increased11
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus10
Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)9
Rhabdomyolysis (a condition in which damaged skeletal muscle tissue breaks down)8
Drug Interaction7
Confusional State6
Fall6
Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control5
Hyperlipidaemia (presence of excess lipids in the blood)5
Weight Increased5

Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Vytorin, Ketoconazole:

None.

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