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Review: what could cause Long-term Memory Loss for a 68-year old man?

This is a personalized study of taking Atenolol, Omeprazole for a 68 year old male patient who has Beta blockers overdose, Acid Reflux. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 931 male patients aged 68 (±5) who take the drugs from FDA and social media.

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 63

Gender: male

Conditions: Beta blockers overdose, Acid Reflux

Drugs taking:
- Atenolol (atenolol): used for 2 - 5 years
- Omeprazole (omeprazole): used for 2 - 5 years

Drug interactions have: moderate long-term memory loss

On Feb, 8, 2014: 931 males aged 63 (±5) who reported to have interactions when taking Atenolol, Omeprazole are studied

Trend of Atenolol, Omeprazole's drug interactions, side effects and effectiveness reports (3007246)

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

InteractionNumber of reports
among males aged 63 (±5) who take the drugs
Long-term Memory Loss19 (2.04%)

(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)

SymptomNumber of reports
among males aged 63 (±5) who have the condition, regardless of which drug is taken
Long-term Memory Loss in Beta Blockers Overdose1 (7.69%)
Long-term Memory Loss in Acid Reflux7 (0.71%)

(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 effectNumber of reports
among males aged 63 (±5) who take the drug
Long-term Memory Loss in Atenolol103 (1.15%)
Long-term Memory Loss in Omeprazole96 (1.06%)

Most common interactions experienced by males aged 63 (±5) in the use of Atenolol, Omeprazole:

InteractionNumber of reports
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)166
Anxiety154
Arthralgia (joint pain)110
Anaemia (lack of blood)84
Pain78
Chest Pain77
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)64
Cardiac Failure Congestive58
Back Pain53
Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)52

Most common interactions experienced by males aged 63 (±5) in long term use of Atenolol, Omeprazole:

InteractionNumber of reports
Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat)4
Blood Magnesium Decreased3
Hypomagnesaemia (electrolyte disturbance in which there is an abnormally low level of magnesium in the blood)2
Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)1
Blood Calcium Decreased1
Paresis (condition of muscular weakness)1
Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)1
Blood Potassium Decreased1
Blood Parathyroid Hormone Increased1
Heart Rate Irregular1

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  • From this study (7 days ago):

  • I have been struggling with sinusitis for almost 2 years now and they can't stop the dripping my nose from running,down throat to chest, lots of plegm, and have been congested for over a year and half. Since then, have tried me on every sort of antihistimine, Loradine, Zyrtec, Certirizine, and fluticasone spray, which didn't stop running/congestion. Been to ER three times to get on antibiotics since also caused gum disease/gingivitis per Periodontus who states it's underlying medical not dental. Also started taking regular OTC sudafed for congestion, and occasional cough/congestion. Now allergist says my IgG Immoglobins are high and was told that since I have constant bacterial infections. Allergist believes running nose/congestion is from a fungus infection or vasomotor rhinitis and need culture. Am waiting to see ENT. Prior to this last 2 years, my sinus was always controlled and maybe every year to two years, an infection occurred and antibiotics quickly got rid of it, but not this time. I read infections could also cause liver enzymes to rise to and my past blood tests in 2008 shows only had a mild increase in SGPT ALT only. Prior use, I used pain pills, vicodin/codeine/darvocet/, but stay away from then now due to liver enzymes in ALT rising, and only use motrin, sleeping med., cymbalta and occasional fioricet. Had gall bladder infected and removed, and tests show fatty liver and slight kidney lesion, but not enough for them to do anything.

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    help on Apr, 9, 2014:

    F, 48, fibromylagia, chronic sinusitis, repeated infections, which believe long-term pain meds cause elevated liver enzymes, went off most, and now because of constant trying of allergy meds, and can't stop running nose, long term infections of bacteria and possibly fungus, so not sure what is causing elevated enzymes.

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  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • I receive enough benefit from taking these medications, with varying results depending on circumstances to justify their continued use.

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  • From this study (4 weeks ago):

  • Suspicion that general muscle pain is caused by meds. Both Tylenol and Tramadol are taken TID to QID rather than PRN.

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