Tenormin Vs. Pravachol Vs. Armour Thyroid for a male patient aged 54 - from FDA reports


This is a personalized comparison Tenormin, Pravachol, Armour Thyroid for a man aged 54. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on gender, age, active ingredients of any drugs used. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are considered.

What are the drugs?

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.

On Jan, 05, 2019

15,863 males aged 54 (±5) who take Tenormin, Pravachol, Armour Thyroid are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Tenormin, Pravachol, Armour Thyroid for a male patient aged 54.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 54
  • Gender: male
  • Reason for the study: High Blood Cholesterol

Drugs in this study:

  • Pravachol (pravastatin sodium)
  • Armour Thyroid (thyroid tablets, usp)
  • Tenormin (atenolol)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects:

  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  2. Heart Attack
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  4. Drug Ineffective
  5. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
  6. Chest Pain
  7. Weakness
  8. Pain
  9. Breathing Difficulty
  10. Dizziness
  1. Heart Attack
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Weakness
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  5. Breathing Difficulty
  6. Chest Pain
  7. Muscle Aches (muscle pain)
  8. Pain
  9. Drug Ineffective
  10. Dizziness
Armour Thyroid:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Drug Ineffective
  4. Pain
  5. Stress And Anxiety
  6. Dizziness
  7. Diarrhea
  8. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  9. Depression
  10. Insomnia (sleeplessness)

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

  1. Heart Attack
  2. Stress And Anxiety
  3. Fainting (loss of consciousness and postural tone)
  4. Loss Of Consciousness
  5. Depression
  6. Dizziness
  7. Hyponatremia (abnormally low level of sodium in the blood; associated with dehydration)
  8. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  9. Pain In Extremity
  10. Sinus Bradycardia (an unusually slow heartbeat due to heart disease)
  1. Heart Attack
  2. Pain
  3. Stress And Anxiety
  4. Chest Pain
  5. Muscle Aches (muscle pain)
  6. Anhedonia (inability to experience pleasure from activities usually found enjoyable)
  7. Injury
  8. Joint Pain
  9. Neuropathy Peripheral (surface nerve damage)
  10. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)
Armour Thyroid:
  1. Haemorrhagic Stroke (stroke caused by the rupture of a blood vessel in the brain)
  2. The Flu (the flu is caused by an influenza virus)
  3. Sinus Disorder (disease of sinus)
  4. Lower Respiratory Tract Infection
  5. Drug Ineffective

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