What could cause Death for a 75-year old man who takes Dilaudid, Depakote?
Summary: 1 male patient aged 75 (±5) who takes the same drugs is studied.
This is a personalized study for a 75 year old male patient who has Bladder Prolapse, Emphysema. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.
What are the drugs
Dilaudid has active ingredients of hydromorphone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Dilaudid 10,263 users)
Depakote has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Depakote 30,928 users)
What are the conditions
Bladder prolapse (bulging of one or more of the pelvic organs into the vagina) (latest reports from Bladder Prolapse 773 patients)
Emphysema (chronic respiratory disease - over inflation of the air sacs (alveoli) in the lungs) can be treated by Spiriva, Advair Diskus 250/50, Symbicort, Albuterol. (latest reports from Emphysema 11,357 patients)
What is the symptom
On Nov, 19, 2014: 1 male aged 71 (±5) who take Dilaudid, Depakote is studied
Information of the patient in this study:
Conditions: Bladder Prolapse, Emphysema
- Dilaudid (hydromorphone hydrochloride)
- Depakote (divalproex sodium)
Comments from or about the patient: He had broken his arm three days earlier and was discharged from the ER unable to urinate. Dilaudid was given at this time and he died two days later.
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eHealthMe real world results:
Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:
|Interaction||Number of reports on eHealthMe|
|Death||1 (100.00% of males aged 71 (±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|
|Death in Bladder Prolapse||0 (0.00% of males aged 71 (±5) who have Bladder prolapse)|
|Death in Emphysema||12 (1.80% of males aged 71 (±5) who have Emphysema)|
(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|
|Death in Dilaudid||61 (12.10% of males aged 71 (±5) who take Dilaudid)|
|Death in Depakote||10 (1.65% of males aged 71 (±5) who take Depakote)|
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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He had broken his arm three days earlier and was discharged from the ER unable to urinate. Dilaudid was given at this time and he died two days later.
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