A study for a 45 year old woman who takes Tegretol, Imuran - from FDA reports
20 females aged 45 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 45 year old female patient who has Trigeminal Neuralgia, Crohns. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.
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On Oct, 14, 2017
20 females aged 45 (±5) who take Tegretol, Imuran are studied.
Number of reports submitted per year:
Information of the patient in this study:
- Age: 45
- Gender: female
- Conditions: Trigeminal Neuralgia, Crohns
- Drugs taken:
- Tegretol (carbamazepine)
- Imuran (azathioprine)
eHealthMe real world results:
Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:
- Migraine: 0 (0% of females aged 45 (±5) who take the drugs)
- Face Pain: 0 (0% of females aged 45 (±5) who take the drugs)
As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea
- Face Pain in Trigeminal Neuralgia: 0 (0% of females aged 45 (±5) who have Trigeminal Neuralgia)
- Face Pain in Crohns: 0 (0% of females aged 45 (±5) who have Crohns)
- Migraine in Trigeminal Neuralgia: 6 (1.79% of females aged 45 (±5) who have Trigeminal Neuralgia)
- Migraine in Crohns: 161 (1.13% of females aged 45 (±5) who have Crohns)
As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea
- Face Pain in Tegretol: 0 (0% of females aged 45 (±5) who take Tegretol)
- Face Pain in drugs with ingredients of Tegretol: 0 (0% of females aged 45 (±5) who take drugs with ingredients of carbamazepine)
- Face Pain in Imuran: 0 (0% of females aged 45 (±5) who take Imuran)
- Face Pain in drugs with ingredients of Imuran: 0 (0% of females aged 45 (±5) who take drugs with ingredients of azathioprine)
- Migraine in Tegretol: 33 (1.23% of females aged 45 (±5) who take Tegretol)
- Migraine in drugs with ingredients of Tegretol: 42 (0.9% of females aged 45 (±5) who take drugs with ingredients of carbamazepine)
- Migraine in Imuran: 35 (2.08% of females aged 45 (±5) who take Imuran)
- Migraine in drugs with ingredients of Imuran: 41 (1.1% of females aged 45 (±5) who take drugs with ingredients of azathioprine)
Most common drug interactions over time
< 1 month:n/a
1 - 6 months:n/a
6 - 12 months:
- gamma-glutamyltransferase increased
- lymphocyte count decreased
- visual acuity reduced
- vision blurred
- central nervous system lesion
1 - 2 years:n/a
2 - 5 years:n/a
5 - 10 years:n/a
- pain in extremity
- visual acuity reduced
- abdominal pain
- leukocytoclastic vasculitis
- rash pustular
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Sclerosis (4 people, 20.00%)
- Preventive Health Care (2 people, 10.00%)
- Indigestion (2 people, 10.00%)
- Abdominal Pain (2 people, 10.00%)
- Dizziness (1 person, 5.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Nexium (5 people, 25.00%)
- Humira (5 people, 25.00%)
- Topamax (4 people, 20.00%)
- Lorazepam (4 people, 20.00%)
- Klonopin (4 people, 20.00%)
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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What are the drugs?
- Tegretol has active ingredients of carbamazepine. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Tegretol 33,901 users)
- Imuran has active ingredients of azathioprine. It is often used in crohn's disease. (latest outcomes from Imuran 16,894 users)
What are the conditions?
- Trigeminal neuralgia (a painful condition of the nerve responsible for most facial sensation) can be treated by Tegretol, Gabapentin, Carbamazepine, Lyrica, Trileptal (latest reports from 6,778 Trigeminal neuralgia patients)
- Crohns can be treated by Humira, Remicade, Pentasa, Prednisone, Imuran (latest reports from 168,118 Crohns patients)
What are the symtoms?
- Migraine (headache) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, migraine, birth control, depression, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 88,456 Migraine patients).
- Face pain has been reported by people with insomnia (latest reports from 31 Face pain patients).
Could your drugs cause:
Could your conditions cause:
Can you answer these questions?
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