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A study for a 61-year old woman who takes acyclovir, ambien, Ibuprofen, Acyclovir

Summary: 2 female patients aged 61 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is a personalized study for a 61 year old female patient who has Oral Herpes, Inability to sleep, Anal Inflammation. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

 

 

 

What are the drugs

Acyclovir has active ingredients of acyclovir. It is often used in herpes simplex. (latest outcomes from 1,292 Acyclovir users)

Ambien has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from 46,746 Ambien users)

Ibuprofen has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 61,621 Ibuprofen users)

Acyclovir has active ingredients of acyclovir. It is often used in herpes simplex. (latest outcomes from 1,292 Acyclovir users)

What are the conditions

Oral herpes (viral infection of mouth) can be treated by Valtrex, Acyclovir, Valacyclovir. (latest reports from 4,163 Oral Herpes patients)

Inability to sleep (sleeplessness) can be treated by Ambien, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Lunesta, Zolpidem Tartrate, Ambien Cr, Zopiclone. (latest reports from 131,297 Inability To Sleep patients)

Anal inflammation can be treated by Ibuprofen. (latest reports from 165 Anal Inflammation patients)

On Feb, 1, 2015: 2 females aged 55 (±5) who take acyclovir, ambien, Ibuprofen, Acyclovir are studied

acyclovir, ambien, Ibuprofen, Acyclovir outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 55

Gender: female

Conditions: Oral Herpes, Inability to sleep, Anal Inflammation

Drugs taking:
- acyclovir (acyclovir): used for < 1 month
- ambien (zolpidem tartrate): used for < 1 month
- Ibuprofen - 600MG (ibuprofen): used for < 1 month

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

InteractionNumber of reports on eHealthMe
AcyclovirThe 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
acyclovir is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/an/an/a
ambien is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/an/an/an/a
Ibuprofen is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/an/an/a
Acyclovir 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/aInsomnia (sleeplessness)
Herpes Simplex (herpes simplex is a common viral infection)
Pain
Personality Disorder
Weight Increased
Suicidal Ideation
Headache (pain in head)
Gait Abnormal
Confusional State
Asthma

* 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.

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You are not alone! Join a related mobile support group:
- support group for people who have Anal Inflammation
- support group for people who have Inability To Sleep
- support group for people who have Oral Herpes
- support group for people who take Acyclovir
- support group for people who take Ibuprofen
- support group for people who take Acyclovir
- support group for people who take Ambien

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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 .
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    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.
    I am soon going to start doing leg exercises with ankle weights, starting with light weights are first and gradually increasing the weight as I hopefully rebuild my muscles and strength.
    Also my vision has gotten blurry and I feel slightly retarded after the weeks in bed when I was breathing very shallowly due to the broken ribs and my brain was deprived of adequate oxygen.
    Prior to all this I had an IQ of 140. If they tested me now, I know I would be way down from that. Also doing lung/breathing exercises to expand my lungs so I can take in more air with each breath.
    So that is my story of Nardil, hypotension, and depression. I had to really suffer to remain on this med that worked so magically for me after so many failures. It meant that much to me to not be crippled by depression.
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    Could not sleep so took 2 doxylamine gel tablets. Got very sleepy but could not actually fall asleep. So I ended up, over the next few hours, taking 3 more. More sleepiness and more restless legs, and still couldn't sleep At All. Up the entire night but couldn't really do anything cause I was so sleepy. Maddening. Do not understand at all.
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