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

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

What are the drugs

Plavix (latest outcomes from 69,402 users) has active ingredients of clopidogrel bisulfate. It is often used in blood clots.

Simvastatin (latest outcomes from 80,754 users) has active ingredients of simvastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Mucinex (latest outcomes from 5,824 users) has active ingredients of guaifenesin. It is often used in cough.

What are the conditions

Coronary arterial stent insertion (latest reports from 1,979 patients) can be treated by Plavix, Clopidogrel.

Sinus headache (headache caused by sinus infections) (latest reports from 16,834 patients) can be treated by Sudafed 12 Hour, Advil Cold And Sinus, Mucinex, Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride, Flonase, Sudafed.

On Oct, 13, 2014: 15 males aged 55 (±5) who take Plavix, Simvastatin, Mucinex are studied

Plavix, Simvastatin, Mucinex outcomes

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:

Drug effectiveness over time :

n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Syncopen/an/an/an/an/an/aDyspnoea
Orthostatic HypotensionOedema Peripheral
NauseaHypotension
Loss Of ConsciousnessBalance Disorder
Neck Pain
Sinusitis
Pain
Arthralgia
Anxiety
Cardiac Failure Congestive

* 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:

Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who have Coronary Arterial Stent Insertion
- group for people who have Sinus Headache
- group for people who take Mucinex
- group for people who take Plavix
- group for people who take Simvastatin

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    Swollen! on Apr, 21, 2014:

    About a week ago, my doctor took me off Clopidogrel Bisulfat 75mg blood thinner, which I've been taking for about two years.

    I just now noticed that my feet, then ankles and now lower legs are severely swollen and my chest is tight.

    Any thoughts?

    Reply

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