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Bydureon vs Amitriptyline Hydrochloride vs Simvastatin vs Metformin for a female patient aged 58

Summary: 39,451 female patients aged 58 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Bydureon vs Amitriptyline Hydrochloride vs Simvastatin vs Metformin for a female aged 58. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Bydureon (latest outcomes from 310 users) has active ingredients of exenatide synthetic. It is often used in type 2 diabetes.

Amitriptyline hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 7,196 users) has active ingredients of amitriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in migraine.

Simvastatin (latest outcomes from 80,902 users) has active ingredients of simvastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Metformin (latest outcomes from 101,041 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in type 2 diabetes.

On Apr, 13, 2015: 39,451 female patients aged 56 who take the same drugs are studied in Bydureon vs Amitriptyline Hydrochloride vs Simvastatin vs Metformin

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female56Diabetes Mellitus

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Bydureon exenatide syntheticnot specified
Amitriptyline Hydrochloride amitriptyline hydrochloridenot specified
Simvastatin simvastatinnot specified
Metformin metformin hydrochloridenot specified

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 56 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:

(outcome and its % of total reports)

BydureonAmitriptyline HydrochlorideSimvastatinMetformin
None

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
BydureonAmitriptyline HydrochlorideSimvastatinMetformin
Blood Glucose IncreasedNauseaNauseaNausea
NauseaFatigueFatigueBlood Glucose Increased
Weight DecreasedPainChest PainWeight Decreased
Decreased AppetiteDepressionMyalgiaVomiting
Blood Glucose DecreasedHeadacheDyspnoeaDiarrhoea
VomitingAnxietyHeadacheDecreased Appetite
DiarrhoeaFallPainBlood Glucose Decreased
HeadacheArthralgiaDizzinessDizziness
DizzinessAstheniaAstheniaHeadache
Injection Site BruisingPyrexiaArthralgiaFatigue

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
BydureonAmitriptyline HydrochlorideSimvastatinMetformin
Blood Glucose IncreasedDepressionRhabdomyolysisRenal Failure Acute
Weight DecreasedOsteonecrosisMyalgiaLactic Acidosis
NauseaFibromyalgiaDepressionMyocardial Infarction
PancreatitisHeadacheFatigueDiarrhoea
DiarrhoeaFatigueRenal Failure AcuteCardiac Failure Congestive
Decreased AppetiteTemporomandibular Joint SyndromeArthralgiaAnxiety
Blood Glucose DecreasedPeriodontitisNauseaPain
VomitingCystitis-like SymptomMuscular WeaknessNausea
Pancreatitis AcuteFatigue - ChronicMemory ImpairmentInsomnia
Abdominal PainMenopauseAsthmaChronic Sinusitis

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Bydureon0.00%12.50%33.33%41.67%12.50%
Amitriptyline Hydrochloride6.46%24.66%38.94%24.07%5.87%
Simvastatin1.68%17.00%34.00%37.83%9.49%
Metformin2.64%19.42%40.42%28.01%9.51%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Bydureon (exenatide synthetic) is often used to treat type 2 diabetes. Amitriptyline Hydrochloride (amitriptyline hydrochloride) is often used to treat migraine. Simvastatin (simvastatin) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Metformin (metformin hydrochloride) is often used to treat type 2 diabetes. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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