A study for a 65 year old man who takes Amlodipine - from FDA reports


Summary

23,497 males aged 65 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 65 year old male patient who has Choking Sensation. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jun, 19, 2017

23,497 males aged 65 (±5) who takes Amlodipine are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Amlodipine for a 65-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 65
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Choking Sensation
  • Drugs taken:
    • Amlodipine (amlodipine besylate)
  • Side effects: Choking

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Choking: 20 (0.09% of males aged 65 (±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 *:

  • Diabetes (1,538 people, 6.55%)
  • Type 2 Diabetes (930 people, 3.96%)
  • Pain (927 people, 3.95%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (925 people, 3.94%)
  • Preventive Health Care (891 people, 3.79%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (2,280 people, 9.70%)
  • Lipitor (1,872 people, 7.97%)
  • Lasix (1,550 people, 6.60%)
  • Metformin (1,403 people, 5.97%)
  • Plavix (1,325 people, 5.64%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (1,218 people, 5.18%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (1,147 people, 4.88%)
  • Weakness (1,057 people, 4.50%)
  • Nausea (1,005 people, 4.28%)
  • Diarrhea (925 people, 3.94%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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What are the symptoms?

  • Choking (mechanical obstruction of the flow of air from the environment into the lungs) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, multiple sclerosis, gastroesophageal reflux disease (latest reports from 9,606 Choking patients).

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