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Plavix, Simvastatin, Mucinex for a 60-year old man

This is a study of Plavix, Simvastatin, Mucinex for a 60 year old male patient who has Coronary Arterial Stent Insertion, Sinus Headache. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 15 male patients aged 60 (±5) who take the drugs from FDA and social media.

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On Apr, 7, 2014: 15 males aged 55 (±5) who reported to have interactions when taking Plavix, Simvastatin, Mucinex are studied

Trend of Plavix, Simvastatin, Mucinex's drug interactions, side effects and effectiveness reports (2969106)

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 55

Gender: male

Conditions: Coronary Arterial Stent Insertion, Sinus Headache

Drugs taking:
- Plavix (clopidogrel bisulfate): used for 1 - 6 months
- Simvastatin - 40MG (simvastatin): used for 1 - 6 months
- Mucinex (guaifenesin): used for 1 - 6 months

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common interactions experienced by males aged 55 (±5) in the use of Plavix, Simvastatin, Mucinex:

InteractionNumber of reports
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)15
Flushing (the warm, red condition of human skin)12
Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone)12
Arthralgia (joint pain)12
Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)10
Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)10
Pain8
Balance Disorder8
Loss Of Consciousness8
Orthostatic Hypotension (a medical condition consisting of a sudden decrease in blood pressure when a person stands up)8

Most common interactions experienced by males aged 55 (±5) in long term use of Plavix, Simvastatin, Mucinex:

None.

How effective are the drugs for males aged 55 (±5):

n/a

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  • Has seizures that will not stop w/o intervention. Er & ICU each time he has one. Aprox ever 3 month or aftera fall on head, Memory loss & confusion increase after the seizure due to seizure activity or ? meds used. Seems to lose more memory each time. Balance is poor, loss of taste since on the meds. the more meds he takes the more symptoms. Posture also worse the more he takes. If he does not take the meds he will have more seizures. No anti seizure drugs have been w/o side effects.

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