Ramipril Vs. Choline for a female patient aged 79 - from FDA reports

This is a personalized comparison Ramipril, Choline for a woman aged 79. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jan, 08, 2019

9,357 females aged 79 (±5) who take Ramipril, Choline are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Ramipril, Choline for a female patient aged 79.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 79
  • Gender: female
  • Reason for the study: Cerebrovascular Accident

Drugs in this study:

  • Ramipril (ramipril)
  • Choline (choline)

eHealthMe real world results for females aged 79 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:
Outcome and its % of total reports:

Cerebrovascular Accident (sudden death of some brain cells due to lack of oxygen when the blood flow to the brain is impaired by blockage or rupture):
  • Ramipril: 2.21 %
  • Choline: 0.01 %

Most common side effects:

  1. Fall
  2. Dizziness
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  4. Breathing Difficulty
  5. Diarrhea
  6. Weakness
  7. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
  8. Nausea And Vomiting
  9. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  10. Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  1. Pneumonia
  2. Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)
  3. Surgery
  4. Breathing Difficulty
  5. Burning Sensation
  6. Pleural Effusion (water on the lungs)
  7. Abdominal Distension
  8. Fall
  9. Dyspnea Exertional
  10. Drug Ineffective

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

  1. Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  2. Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)
  3. Hyperkalemia (damage to or disease of the kidney)
  4. Hyponatremia (abnormally low level of sodium in the blood; associated with dehydration)
  5. Breathing Difficulty
  6. Fainting (loss of consciousness and postural tone)
  7. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  8. Confusional State
  9. Presyncope
  10. Blood Creatinine Increased


FDA reports used in this study

What are the drugs?

What are the symptoms?

  • Cerebrovascular accident (sudden death of some brain cells due to lack of oxygen when the blood flow to the brain is impaired by blockage or rupture) has been reported by people with diabetes, high blood pressure, arthritis, multiple sclerosis, pain (latest reports from 229,166 Cerebrovascular accident patients).

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