Toprol-Xl Vs. Brisdelle for a male patient aged 84 - from FDA reports

This is a personalized comparison Toprol-Xl, Brisdelle for a man aged 84. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jul, 21, 2018

10,433 males aged 84 (±5) who take Toprol-Xl, Brisdelle are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Toprol-Xl, Brisdelle for a male patient aged 84.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 84
  • Gender: male
  • Reason for the study: Cardiac Electrophysiologic Study Abnormal

Drugs in this study:

  • Toprol-Xl (metoprolol succinate)
  • Brisdelle (paroxetine mesylate)

eHealthMe real world results for males aged 84 (±5):

Most common side effects:

  1. Abdominal Discomfort
  2. Abdominal Pain
  3. Abdominal Pain Upper
  4. Acute Kidney Failure
  5. Acute Myocardial Infarction (acute heart attack)


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

  1. Abdominal Discomfort
  2. Acute Kidney Failure
  3. Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (acute cancer in which the bone marrow makes abnormal myeloblasts)
  4. Acute Myocardial Infarction (acute heart attack)
  5. Adverse Event


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