A study for a 76 year old woman who takes Xifaxan - from FDA reports


Summary

244 females aged 76 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 76 year old female patient who has Abdominal Bloating. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On May, 19, 2017

244 females aged 76 (±5) who takes Xifaxan are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Xifaxan for a 76-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 76
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Abdominal Bloating
  • Drugs taken:
    • Xifaxan (rifaximin)
  • Side effects: Abnormal Weight Gain

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Abnormal Weight Gain: 0 (0% of females aged 76 (±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

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (23 people, 9.43%)
  • Hepatic Cirrhosis (20 people, 8.20%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (16 people, 6.56%)
  • Pain (15 people, 6.15%)
  • Diabetes (14 people, 5.74%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (34 people, 13.93%)
  • Lasix (28 people, 11.48%)
  • Aldactone (19 people, 7.79%)
  • Vitamin D (12 people, 4.92%)
  • Coumadin (12 people, 4.92%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Death (24 people, 9.84%)
  • Nausea (20 people, 8.20%)
  • Hepatic Cirrhosis (14 people, 5.74%)
  • Fatigue (14 people, 5.74%)
  • Fall (14 people, 5.74%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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