Coumadin, Crestor, Lunesta, Vitamin D for a 53-year old man
Summary: 3 male patients aged 53 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.
This is a personalized study for a 53 year old male patient who has Atrial Fibrillation, Cholesterol, Insomnia, Vitamin D Deficiency. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.
What are the drugs
Coumadin has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from Coumadin 75,095 users)
Crestor has active ingredients of rosuvastatin calcium. It is often used in hyperlipidaemia. (latest outcomes from Crestor 60,035 users)
Lunesta has active ingredients of eszopiclone. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Lunesta 16,180 users)
Vitamin d has active ingredients of ergocalciferol. It is often used in rickets. (latest outcomes from Vitamin d 4,023 users)
What are the conditions
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 Atrial Fibrillation 84,600 patients)
Cholesterol can be treated by Lipitor, Simvastatin, Crestor, Pravastatin Sodium, Zocor, Atorvastatin Calcium. (latest reports from Cholesterol 171,209 patients)
Insomnia (sleeplessness) can be treated by Ambien, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Lunesta, Zolpidem Tartrate, Ambien Cr, Zopiclone. (latest reports from Insomnia 135,811 patients)
Vitamin d deficiency (softening of bones) can be treated by Vitamin D, Multivitamin. (latest reports from Vitamin D Deficiency 5,040 patients)
On Dec, 5, 2014: 3 males aged 49 (±5) who take Coumadin, Crestor, Lunesta, Vitamin D are studied
Information of the patient in this study:
Conditions: Atrial Fibrillation, Cholesterol, Insomnia, Vitamin D Deficiency
- Coumadin - 7.5MG (warfarin sodium): used for < 1 month
- Crestor - 40MG (rosuvastatin calcium): used for 2 - 5 years
- Lunesta - 3MG (eszopiclone): used for 6 - 12 months
- Vitamin D (ergocalciferol): used for < 1 month
eHealthMe real world results:
Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:
|Interaction||Number of reports on eHealthMe|
|Ph Urine||2 (66.67% of males aged 49 (±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)
|Symptom (click a symptom for in-depth analysis)||Number of reports on eHealthMe|
|Ph Urine in Atrial Fibrillation||0 (0.00% of males aged 49 (±5) who have Atrial fibrillation)|
|Ph Urine in Cholesterol||0 (0.00% of males aged 49 (±5) who have Cholesterol)|
|Ph Urine in Insomnia||0 (0.00% of males aged 49 (±5) who have Insomnia)|
|Ph Urine in Vitamin D Deficiency||0 (0.00% of males aged 49 (±5) who have Vitamin d deficiency)|
(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)
|Side effect (click a side effect for in-depth analysis)||Number of reports on eHealthMe|
|Ph Urine in Coumadin||0 (0.00% of males aged 49 (±5) who take Coumadin)|
|Ph Urine in Crestor||0 (0.00% of males aged 49 (±5) who take Crestor)|
|Ph Urine in Lunesta||0 (0.00% of males aged 49 (±5) who take Lunesta)|
|Ph Urine in Vitamin D||0 (0.00% of males aged 49 (±5) who take Vitamin d)|
Drug effectiveness over time :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Coumadin is effective||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|Crestor is effective||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||0.00%|
(0 of 1 people)
|Lunesta is effective||n/a||n/a||0.00%|
(0 of 1 people)
|Vitamin D is effective||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a|
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|
|Insomnia (sleeplessness)||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||Insomnia (sleeplessness)|
|Dysgeusia (disorder of the sense of taste)||Mitral Valve Incompetence (inefficient heart valve)|
|Drug Ineffective||Diabetes Mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin)|
|Somnolence (a state of near-sleep, a strong desire for sleep)|
|Ischaemic Cardiomyopathy (weakness in the muscle of the heart due to inadequate oxygen delivery to the myocardium with coronary artery disease)|
|Incision Site Haematoma (small sac of blood near a surgical site)|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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- support group for people who have Atrial Fibrillation
- support group for people who have Cholesterol
- support group for people who have Insomnia
- support group for people who have Vitamin D Deficiency
- support group for people who take Coumadin
- support group for people who take Crestor
- support group for people who take Lunesta
- support group for people who take Vitamin D
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- Support group for people who have Atrial Fibrillation
Are everyone's hearts as I say "behaving this evening?" Had a full day without pvcs! Always a good thing! The last afib episode was in October! For some reason it always appears every 6 months! So I'm not due until April 2015! Will try to be positive and tell myself it's not going to happen!
- Support group for people who have Insomnia
My insomnia was provoked by a 'medicine cocktail', prescribed medications that were contraindicated. I just had a rough experience with Serotonin Syndrome, grateful to be alive.
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I am receiving treatment from the V.A. in Los Angeles, Ca..
Last summer the va started to hint at forcing me to be seen by there pain mngt. team. Also I was to start treatment for my hep c, it was just becomming active. I knew that the interferon would be just a little stressful for aprox; one year so I offered to do there (the pain clinic) plan with a happy heart just after my liver stuff was done. So I went to LA only to find that the liver lab spent just 2 minutes with me to tell me that since I'VE have to wait a new liver drug to be approved I must do the pain clinic. So in six weeks I went from 200mg (5x4 per day) of methidone to 40mg (1 tab x 4 per day), and in just one week it was Oxycodone 40mg x 4 per day to 0. And all of this isij happening my liver gets more serroscised.
- I recovered from sjs a few years ago. i now need to take cholesterol meds . zuvamor was prescribed. after a few days a rash flared up. should i continue or is this sjs all over again?
I have high cholestrol and need urgent medication, but I cannot risk the consequence of getting SJS again.
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He had a arotic valve replacement and he has to be on cardiac diet and Warfarin for life and he back doing street drug meth and has stop going to clinic to have his levels read
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Within days, not weeks I felt the depression lifting. It was the most dramatic and fastest response I had ever had to any antidepressant .
Then the fainting started, falls with resulting broken ribs, bedridden and alone I lost over25 lbs in two weeks. I was of normal weight for my height. After I was able to function again, I noticed that my legs were very weak. We cut my dosage from 3 pills daily to 2. That seemed to have stopped the faint spells. However I still had/have low blood pressure that I monitor at home. My Systolic BP was usually in the 70's and 80's. One of the lowest was shocking to me. It was 52/27.
My son is a hospital RN and said they would never discharge a patient with Bp that low.
He was very worried about me as I live alone. I fainted twice after climbing the 13 stairs to my bedroom. The first fall was very bad as I was unconscious and my ribs were severely injured/fractured completely around the front and back and was in terrific pain. I took to my bed and did not seek medical attn. my last ambulance ride to the hospital a mile from my house cost $1000 and since I have no income or relatives/friends to call for help, I just lay in bed I awful pain that was woes when I tried to get out of bed. Thus I lost 25 lbs of muscle, since I had very little body fat.
It has been two months since that fall and still have one area of pain in the front left ribs and a swollen spleen. The doctor gave me no additional meds and just said to give my body more time to heal. So once again was changed to 2 pills daily instead of 3. The hypotension and fainting got better. But I am now left with very weak legs and fall easily and frequently. Guess I lost a lot of muscle mass with the weight loss. However after a lifetime of depression, Nardil works wonderfully for that which had been long-standing and severe for so many years. People noticed the change in me shortly after starting the Nardil. But I am stubborn about going off it despite all the side effects because it works so much better than any of the many others I had been put on over the years.
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I forgot: standardized grapeseed extract or "true cinnamon" (not chinese) stick will inhibit catabolism of ligaments and tendons. Both contain "oligomeric proanthocyanidins" (OPCs) which does this task. The USDA tested 5000 foodstuffs (2004) for the highest OPC content. Cinnamon (true or ceylon variety) came out tops. You also have to dump the Snickers bars for lentils or sweet potatoes ones. Ingesting simple sugars or fructose goes directly into the matrix of your collagen production & weakens the integrity of connective tissue (ask any doctor about it).
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Drug effectiveness in real world:
- Coumadin for Atrial Fibrillation reported by 230 people (updated 1 week ago)
- Crestor for Cholesterol reported by 1,904 people (updated 17 hours ago)
- Lunesta for Insomnia reported by 487 people (updated 5 hours ago)
- Vitamin D for Vitamin D Deficiency reported by 338 people (updated 20 hours ago)
Complete drug side effects:
- Atrial Fibrillation (49 drugs in 2,218 reports) (updated 1 day ago)
- Cholesterol (95 drugs in 12,454 reports) (updated 17 hours ago)
- Insomnia (100 drugs in 6,964 reports) (updated 13 hours ago)
- Vitamin D Deficiency (6 drugs in 363 reports) (updated 4 days ago)
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