A study for a 43 year old woman who takes Acyclovir - from FDA reports
2,529 females aged 43 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 43 year old female patient who has Shingles. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.
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On May, 18, 2017
2,529 females aged 43 (±5) who takes Acyclovir are studied.
Number of reports submitted per year:
Information of the patient in this study:
- Age: 43
- Gender: female
- Conditions: Shingles
- Drugs taken:
- Acyclovir (acyclovir)
- Side effects: Dizziness, Low Blood Sugar, Fatigue, Headaches
eHealthMe real world results:
Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:
- Dizziness: 91 (3.6% of females aged 43 (±5) who take the drug)
- Low Blood Sugar: 10 (0.4% of females aged 43 (±5) who take the drug)
- Fatigue: 197 (7.79% of females aged 43 (±5) who take the drug)
- Headaches: 194 (7.67% of females aged 43 (±5) who take the drug)
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
- Dizziness in Shingles: 20 (7.6% of females aged 43 (±5) who have Shingles)
- Fatigue in Shingles: 25 (9.51% of females aged 43 (±5) who have Shingles)
- Headaches in Shingles: 26 (9.89% of females aged 43 (±5) who have Shingles)
- Low Blood Sugar in Shingles: 2 (0.76% of females aged 43 (±5) who have Shingles)
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
- Dizziness in Acyclovir: 91 (3.6% of females aged 43 (±5) who take Acyclovir)
- Fatigue in Acyclovir: 197 (7.79% of females aged 43 (±5) who take Acyclovir)
- Headaches in Acyclovir: 194 (7.67% of females aged 43 (±5) who take Acyclovir)
- Low Blood Sugar in Acyclovir: 10 (0.4% of females aged 43 (±5) who take Acyclovir)
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (220 people, 8.70%)
- Pain (193 people, 7.63%)
- Depression (190 people, 7.51%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (155 people, 6.13%)
- Preventive Health Care (144 people, 5.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Fluconazole (208 people, 8.22%)
- Prednisone (198 people, 7.83%)
- Lasix (151 people, 5.97%)
- Zofran (149 people, 5.89%)
- Diflucan (147 people, 5.81%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fever (251 people, 9.92%)
- Nausea (243 people, 9.61%)
- Pain (202 people, 7.99%)
- Stress And Anxiety (182 people, 7.20%)
- Breathing Difficulty (176 people, 6.96%)
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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What are the drugs?
- Acyclovir has active ingredients of acyclovir. It is often used in herpes simplex. (latest outcomes from Acyclovir 24,009 users)
What are the conditions?
- Shingles (a painful, contagious rash caused by the chickenpox virus) can be treated by Valtrex, Acyclovir, Gabapentin, Valacyclovir, Lyrica (latest reports from 39,244 Shingles patients)
What are the symptoms?
- Dizziness has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression, osteoporosis, pain (latest reports from 290,547 Dizziness patients).
- Low blood sugar has been reported by people with diabetes, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, type 1 diabetes (latest reports from 32,102 Low blood sugar patients).
- Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, depression (latest reports from 389,076 Fatigue patients).
- Headaches has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, depression, pain (latest reports from 330,040 Headaches patients).
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