Lisinopril Vs. Tamsulosin Vs. Gemfibrozil Vs. Metformin for a male patient aged 74 - from FDA reports


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On Jan, 07, 2019

56,107 males aged 74 (±5) who take Lisinopril, Tamsulosin, Gemfibrozil, Metformin are studied.


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Lisinopril, Tamsulosin, Gemfibrozil, Metformin for a male patient aged 74.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 74
  • Gender: male
  • Reason for the study: Blood Pressure - High

Drugs in this study:

  • Tamsulosin (tamsulosin)
  • Metformin (metformin hydrochloride)
  • Gemfibrozil (gemfibrozil)
  • Lisinopril (lisinopril)

eHealthMe real world results for males aged 74 (±5):

Most common side effects:

Lisinopril:
  1. Abdominal Discomfort
  2. Abdominal Pain
  3. Abdominal Pain Upper
  4. Acute Kidney Failure
  5. Acute Myocardial Infarction (acute heart attack)
  6. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  7. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  8. Angioedema (rapid swelling of the dermis)
  9. Appetite - Decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)
  10. Arrhythmias (irregular heartbeat)
Tamsulosin:
  1. Abdominal Discomfort
  2. Abdominal Pain
  3. Abdominal Pain Upper
  4. Acute Kidney Failure
  5. Acute Myocardial Infarction (acute heart attack)
  6. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  7. Agranulocytosis (a deficiency of granulocytes in the blood, causing increased vulnerability to infection)
  8. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  9. Appetite - Decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)
  10. Arrhythmias (irregular heartbeat)
Gemfibrozil:
  1. Abdominal Discomfort
  2. Abdominal Distension
  3. Abdominal Pain
  4. Abdominal Pain Upper
  5. Acute Kidney Failure
  6. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  7. Alanine Aminotransferase Increased
  8. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  9. Appetite - Decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)
  10. Arrhythmias (irregular heartbeat)
Metformin:
  1. Abdominal Discomfort
  2. Abdominal Distension
  3. Abdominal Pain
  4. Abdominal Pain Upper
  5. Acute Kidney Failure
  6. Acute Myocardial Infarction (acute heart attack)
  7. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  8. Agranulocytosis (a deficiency of granulocytes in the blood, causing increased vulnerability to infection)
  9. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  10. Appetite - Decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)

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

Lisinopril:
  1. Abdominal Pain
  2. Acute Kidney Failure
  3. Acute Myocardial Infarction (acute heart attack)
  4. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  5. Anaphylaxis (serious allergic reaction that is rapid in onset and may cause death)
  6. Angina Unstable (chest pain due to ischemia of the heart muscle- unstable)
  7. Angioedema (rapid swelling of the dermis)
  8. Angioneurotic Oedema (swelling that occurs just beneath the surface of the skin or mucous membranes)
  9. Aortic Valve Incompetence
  10. Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles)
Tamsulosin:
  1. Acute Kidney Failure
  2. Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (acute cancer in which the bone marrow makes abnormal myeloblasts)
  3. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  4. Arthropathy
  5. Aspiration
  6. Asthma
  7. Atherosclerosis (disorder of the arteries)
  8. Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles)
  9. Autonomic Neuropathy (malfunction of the autonomic nervous system (ans))
  10. Breathing Difficulty
Gemfibrozil:
  1. Acute Kidney Failure
  2. Acute Myocardial Infarction (acute heart attack)
  3. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  4. Alanine Aminotransferase Increased
  5. Aortic Atherosclerosis (degenerative process of aortic arteries)
  6. Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints)
  7. Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles)
  8. Back Pain
  9. Benign Lung Neoplasm (benign (non-cancerous) tumours of the lung)
  10. Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased
Metformin:
  1. Abdominal Pain
  2. Acute Coronary Syndrome (acute chest pain and other symptoms that happen because the heart does not get blood)
  3. Acute Kidney Failure
  4. Acute Myocardial Infarction (acute heart attack)
  5. Agranulocytosis (a deficiency of granulocytes in the blood, causing increased vulnerability to infection)
  6. Alanine Aminotransferase Increased
  7. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  8. Angioedema (rapid swelling of the dermis)
  9. Anoxic Encephalopathy (brain damage due to lack of oxygen)
  10. Anuria (failure of the kidneys to produce urine)

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