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A study for a 59-year old woman who takes Amphetamine salt combo, Levoxyl

Summary: 207 female patients aged 59 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is a personalized study for a 59 year old female patient who has ADD, Low Thyroid. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

On Mar, 4, 2015: 207 females aged 54 (±5) who take Amphetamine salt combo, Levoxyl are studied

Amphetamine salt combo, Levoxyl outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 54

Gender: female

Conditions: ADD, Low Thyroid

Drugs taking:
- Amphetamine salt combo (amphetamine aspartate; amphetamine sulfate; dextroamphetamine saccharate; dextroamphetamine sulfate): used for 1 - 6 months
- Levoxyl - 0.075MG (levothyroxine sodium)

Drug interactions have: moderate muscle stiffness

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

InteractionNumber of reports on eHealthMe
Muscle Stiffness (weakness and loss of muscle control due to nerve damage in brain)2 (0.97% of females aged 54 (±5) who take the drugs)

(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)

Symptom (click a symptom for in-depth analysis)Number of reports on eHealthMe
Muscle Stiffness in Add1 (0.06% of females aged 54 (±5) who have Add)
Muscle Stiffness in Low Thyroid1 (0.02% of females aged 54 (±5) who have Low thyroid)

(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 effect (click a side effect for in-depth analysis)Number of reports on eHealthMe
Muscle Stiffness in Amphetamine Salt Combo1 (3.45% of females aged 54 (±5) who take Amphetamine salt combo)
Muscle Stiffness in Levoxyl1 (0.04% of females aged 54 (±5) who take Levoxyl)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Amphetamine salt combo is effectiven/a50.00%
(3 of 6 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
66.67%
(4 of 6 people)
50.00%
(3 of 6 people)
42.86%
(3 of 7 people)
75.00%
(3 of 4 people)
n/a
Levoxyl is effectiven/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
16.67%
(1 of 6 people)
75.00%
(6 of 8 people)
50.00%
(5 of 10 people)
n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Condition Aggravated (worse condition)Blood Pressure IncreasedFatigue (feeling of tiredness)Neuropathy (damage to nerves)Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness (feeling of tiredness)Heart InjuryHypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development)Depression
Suicidal IdeationConstipationPalpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)Difficulty In WalkingIncreased Tendency To Bruise (increased tendency to injure the underlying soft tissue or bone)Pain - JointsThinking SlowedFall
DepressionMemory ImpairmentAnxietyHeart Racing (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)Memory ImpairmentLethargy (tiredness)Mouth Sores (mouth ulcer due to irritation or teeth bite)Pain
Drug IneffectiveInsomnia Exacerbated (severe sleeplessness)Emotional DistressPancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas)AngerDyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Affect Lability (emotional incontinence)Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears)Pain In ExtremityDrug ToxicityAggressionDepressionHigh Arch (human foot type in which the sole of the foot is distinctly hollow when bearing weight)Somnolence (a state of near-sleep, a strong desire for sleep)
CryingLethargy (tiredness)Drug Effect IncreasedMuscle Fatigue (a condition in which muscles cannot exert their normal force)Loss Of Appetite (lack of feeling to eat)Right Ventricular Failure (right half of the heart fails to work)Tingling And Numbness (abnormal sensations that can occur anywhere in your body, but are often felt in your fingers, hands, feet, arms, or legs)Anxiety
Lightheadedness - Dizzy (a common and often unpleasant sensation of dizziness)Temperature Intolerance (inability to go in temperature)Swollen Tongue (swelling of tongue)Scalp Tenderness (pain on touch to scalp)Deep Vein Thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)Inflammatory Bowel DiseaseInsomnia (sleeplessness)
Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas)Increased Appetite (increased appetite is when you want to eat much more often or in larger quantities than your body requires)Weight Above NormalDepressionPulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)Crohn's Disease Aggravated (worse condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract)Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)
Muscle Stiffness (weakness and loss of muscle control due to nerve damage in brain)DizzinessSweating Increased (excess sweating)Suicidal IdeationFeverTinnitus (a ringing in the ears)Chest Pain
Upper Respiratory Tract Infection NosMusculoskeletal Chest Pain (pain in chest muscle or nerve or bones)Hemorrhoids (piles)Neoplasm Malignant (cancer tumour)Uti - Acute (rapid urinary tract infection)Eyes - Dry (lack of adequate tears)Headache (pain in head)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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- support group for people who have ADD
- support group for people who have Low Thyroid
- support group for people who have Muscle Stiffness
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