A study for a 57 year old woman who takes Escitalopram - from FDA reports


Summary

8,987 females aged 57 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 57 year old female patient who has Anxiety. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Nov, 16, 2017

8,987 females aged 57 (±5) who take Escitalopram are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Escitalopram for a 57-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 57
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Anxiety
  • Drugs taken:
    • Escitalopram (escitalopram oxalate)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  • nausea
  • headache
  • dizziness
  • insomnia
  • agitation
  • feeling abnormal
  • weakness
  • drowsiness
  • suicide attempt
  • intentional overdose
1 - 6 months:
  • dizziness
  • confusional state
  • drug ineffective
  • fatigue
  • weakness
  • tremor
  • nausea
  • pain
  • drowsiness
  • completed suicide
6 - 12 months:
  • nausea
  • nausea and vomiting
  • grand mal convulsion
  • hypokalemia
  • thrombocytopenia
  • anaemia
  • metabolic acidosis
  • gingival bleeding
  • high blood pressure
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
1 - 2 years:
  • chest pain
  • high blood cholesterol
  • weight loss
  • high blood pressure
  • suicidal ideation
  • convulsion
  • type 2 diabetes
  • back pain
  • nausea
  • breast cancer
2 - 5 years:
  • basal cell carcinoma
  • loss of consciousness
  • high blood pressure
  • lacunar infarction
  • dizziness
  • oesophageal spasm
  • emotional distress
  • suicidal ideation
  • heart palpitations
  • headache
5 - 10 years:
  • fall
  • pain in extremity
  • dizziness
  • femur fracture
  • nausea
  • rickets
  • foot fracture
  • insomnia
  • adverse event
  • fatigue
10+ years:
  • headache
  • implant site pain
  • suture related complication
  • gums - swollen
  • abdominal pain
  • impaired healing
  • device failure
  • arthropathy
  • oral infection
  • dental caries
not specified:
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • diarrhea
  • headache
  • dizziness
  • weakness
  • fall
  • drug ineffective
  • breathing difficulty

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Sclerosis (778 people, 8.66%)
  • High Blood Pressure (634 people, 7.05%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (611 people, 6.80%)
  • Pain (604 people, 6.72%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (465 people, 5.17%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (817 people, 9.09%)
  • Xanax (776 people, 8.63%)
  • Nexium (659 people, 7.33%)
  • Ambien (643 people, 7.15%)
  • Lipitor (607 people, 6.75%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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