A study for a 76 year old man who takes Lipitor, Aspirin - from FDA reports


Summary

7,919 males aged 76 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 76 year old male patient who has High Cholesterol, Prophylactics. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jul, 17, 2017

7,919 males aged 76 (±5) who takes Lipitor, Aspirin are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Lipitor, Aspirin for a 76-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 76
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: High Cholesterol, Prophylactics
  • Drugs taken:
    • Lipitor (atorvastatin calcium)
    • Aspirin (aspirin)
  • Drug interactions: Impaired Memory, Fatigue, Hypogeusia

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Impaired Memory: 65 (0.82% of males aged 76 (±5) who take the drugs)
  • Fatigue: 229 (2.89% of males aged 76 (±5) who take the drugs)
  • Hypogeusia: 1 (0.01% of males aged 76 (±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

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 (457 people, 5.77%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (405 people, 5.11%)
  • Cardiac Disorder (352 people, 4.45%)
  • Hyperlipidaemia (305 people, 3.85%)
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (270 people, 3.41%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Plavix (1,015 people, 12.82%)
  • Lasix (751 people, 9.48%)
  • Metformin (577 people, 7.29%)
  • Furosemide (573 people, 7.24%)
  • Amlodipine (561 people, 7.08%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Breathing Difficulty (561 people, 7.08%)
  • Weakness (456 people, 5.76%)
  • Dizziness (429 people, 5.42%)
  • Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage (361 people, 4.56%)
  • Diarrhea (340 people, 4.29%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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