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From FDA reports: side effects of Diovan Hct for a Female patient aged 73

This is a personalized study for a 73 year old female patient. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 62,174 people who take the same drug and have side effectsfrom FDA.

On Dec, 22, 2014: 62,174 people who reported to have side effects when taking Diovan Hct are studied

Trend of Diovan Hct's drug interactions, side effects, and effectiveness reports (3102449)

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 73

Gender: female

Conditions: Hypertension

Drugs taking:
- Diovan Hct

Side effects have: Visual Acuity Reduced, Post Procedural Complication, Insulin Resistance, Glaucoma Surgery, Glaucoma, Coronary Artery Occlusion, Coronary Arterial Stent Insertion, Cataract, Arrhythmia, Angioplasty

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes among females aged 73 (±5):

Side effectNumber of reports
Visual Acuity Reduced (reduced clearness of vision)66 (0.75%)
Post Procedural Complication50 (0.57%)
Insulin Resistance4 (0.05%)
Glaucoma Surgery8 (0.09%)
Glaucoma (increased fluid pressure in the eye with vision loss)45 (0.51%)
Coronary Artery Occlusion (complete obstruction of blood flow in a coronary artery)108 (1.23%)
Coronary Arterial Stent Insertion12 (0.14%)
Cataract (clouding of the lens inside the eye)190 (2.17%)
Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat)258 (2.95%)
Angioplasty53 (0.61%)

Most common side effects experienced by females aged 73 (±5) in the use of Diovan Hct:

Side effectNumber of reports
Dizziness1,230
Hypertension (high blood pressure)1,209
Blood Pressure Increased1,197
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)1,144
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)1,032
Asthenia (weakness)933
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)866
Diarrhoea822
Headache (pain in head)817
Pain751

Most common side effects experienced by females aged 73 (±5) in long term use of Diovan Hct:

Side effectNumber of reports
Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)82
Blood Pressure Increased79
Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)75
Dizziness65
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)64
Atrial Fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart)58
Chest Pain56
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)50
Vomiting42
Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)42

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

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

Side effectNumber of reports
Visual Acuity Reduced (reduced clearness of vision)624 (1.00%)
Post Procedural Complication240 (0.39%)
Insulin Resistance34 (0.05%)
Glaucoma Surgery24 (0.04%)
Glaucoma (increased fluid pressure in the eye with vision loss)353 (0.57%)
Coronary Artery Occlusion (complete obstruction of blood flow in a coronary artery)606 (0.97%)
Coronary Arterial Stent Insertion100 (0.16%)
Cataract (clouding of the lens inside the eye)1,017 (1.64%)
Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat)1,746 (2.81%)
Angioplasty253 (0.41%)

Most common side effects experienced by people in the use of Diovan Hct:

Side effectNumber of reports
Hypertension (high blood pressure)8,712
Blood Pressure Increased8,037
Dizziness7,417
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)6,801
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)6,792
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)5,877
Asthenia (weakness)5,630
Headache (pain in head)5,177
Pain5,148
Fall4,600

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use of Diovan Hct:

Side effectNumber of reports
Hypertension (high blood pressure)375
Blood Pressure Increased339
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)299
Chest Pain270
Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)265
Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)248
Dizziness243
Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)234
Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)226
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)202

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