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A study for a 85-year old woman who takes Asacol, Sertraline Hydrochloride, Mercaptopurine, Omeprazole, Lopressor Hct, Lorazepam, Lopressor

Summary: 6 female patients aged 85 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is a personalized study for a 85 year old female patient who has Ulcerative colitis, Hypertension, Acid Reflux, Atrial Fibrillation, Anxiety. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

 

 

 

What are the drugs

Asacol has active ingredients of mesalamine. It is often used in ulcerative colitis. (latest outcomes from 7,723 Asacol users)

Sertraline hydrochloride has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 11,791 Sertraline hydrochloride users)

Mercaptopurine has active ingredients of mercaptopurine. It is often used in crohn's disease. (latest outcomes from 5,825 Mercaptopurine users)

Omeprazole has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 92,839 Omeprazole users)

Lopressor hct has active ingredients of hydrochlorothiazide; metoprolol tartrate. It is often used in blood pressure management. (latest outcomes from 94 Lopressor hct users)

Lorazepam has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from 47,113 Lorazepam users)

Lopressor has active ingredients of metoprolol tartrate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 18,527 Lopressor users)

What are the conditions

Ulcerative colitis (inflammatory bowel disease (ibd). it causes swelling, ulcerations, and loss of function of the large intestine) can be treated by Asacol, Remicade, Lialda, Prednisone, Mesalamine, Asacol Hd. (latest reports from 22,426 Ulcerative Colitis patients)

Hypertension (high blood pressure) can be treated by Lisinopril, Atenolol, Metoprolol Tartrate, Norvasc, Amlodipine Besylate, Ramipril. (latest reports from 351,867 Hypertension patients)

Acid reflux (stomach acids rise up) can be treated by Omeprazole, Nexium, Prilosec, Protonix, Prevacid, Prilosec Otc. (latest reports from 19,133 Acid Reflux patients)

Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart) can be treated by Warfarin Sodium, Coumadin, Flecainide Acetate, Digoxin, Sotalol Hydrochloride, Pradaxa. (latest reports from 87,259 Atrial Fibrillation patients)

Anxiety can be treated by Xanax, Klonopin, Clonazepam, Lexapro, Ativan, Lorazepam. (latest reports from 212,679 Anxiety patients)

On Feb, 28, 2015: 6 females aged 80 (±5) who take Asacol, Sertraline Hydrochloride, Mercaptopurine, Omeprazole, Lopressor Hct, Lorazepam, Lopressor are studied

Asacol, Sertraline Hydrochloride, Mercaptopurine, Omeprazole, Lopressor Hct, Lorazepam, Lopressor outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 80

Gender: female

Conditions: Ulcerative colitis, Hypertension, Acid Reflux, Atrial Fibrillation, Anxiety

Drugs taking:
- Asacol - 400MG (mesalamine): used for 10+ years
- Sertraline Hydrochloride - EQ 50MG BASE (sertraline hydrochloride): used for 5 - 10 years
- Mercaptopurine - 50MG (mercaptopurine): used for 2 - 5 years
- Omeprazole - 20MG (omeprazole): used for 2 - 5 years
- Lopressor Hct - 25MG;50MG (hydrochlorothiazide; metoprolol tartrate): used for < 1 month
- Lorazepam - 1MG (lorazepam): used for 2 - 5 years

Comments from or about the patient: 25mg. twice a day lightheaded very tired
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eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

InteractionNumber of reports on eHealthMe
LopressorThe drug has been added in the study. Outcomes of the drug mix are shown.

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Asacol is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a
Sertraline Hydrochloride is effectiven/an/an/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/a
Mercaptopurine is effectiven/an/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/a
Omeprazole is effectiven/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/a
Lopressor Hct is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/an/an/an/a
Lorazepam is effectiven/an/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/a
Lopressor is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/an/an/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
n/an/an/an/an/an/an/aAnaemia (lack of blood)
Cerebrovascular Accident (sudden death of some brain cells due to lack of oxygen when the blood flow to the brain is impaired by blockage or rupture)
Chest Pain
Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)
Non-small Cell Lung Cancer (type of epithelial lung cancer)
Non-cardiac Chest Pain (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus)
Malignant Neoplasm Progression (cancer tumour came back)
Haemoglobin Decreased

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

You are not alone! Join a related mobile support group on :
- support group for people who have Acid Reflux
- support group for people who have Anxiety
- support group for people who have Atrial Fibrillation
- support group for people who have Hypertension
- support group for people who have Ulcerative Colitis
- support group for people who take Asacol
- support group for people who take Lopressor
- support group for people who take Lopressor Hct
- support group for people who take Lorazepam
- support group for people who take Mercaptopurine
- support group for people who take Omeprazole
- support group for people who take Sertraline Hydrochloride

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