A study for a 60 year old man who takes Verapamil Hcl, Cortan - from FDA reports
200 males aged 60 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 60 year old male patient who has A-Fib, Hearing Loss. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.
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On Nov, 27, 2017
200 males aged 60 (±5) who take Verapamil Hcl, Cortan are studied.
Number of reports submitted per year:
Information of the patient in this study:
- Age: 60
- Gender: male
- Conditions: A-Fib, Hearing Loss
- Drugs taken:
- Verapamil Hcl (verapamil hydrochloride)
- Cortan (prednisone)
eHealthMe real world results:
Most common drug interactions over time
< 1 month:
- confusional state
- breathing difficulty
- peripheral motor neuropathy
- mucosal inflammation
- peripheral sensory neuropathy
- febrile neutropenia
1 - 6 months:n/a
6 - 12 months:
- rectal haemorrhage
- gastrointestinal haemorrhage
- renal tubular necrosis
- brain scan abnormal
- renal insufficiency
1 - 2 years:
- bone density decreased
- influenza like illness
- white blood cell count decreased
- spinal fracture
- staphylococcal bacteraemia
- nausea and vomiting
2 - 5 years:n/a
5 - 10 years:
- hair disorder
- breathing difficulty
- appetite - decreased
- weight decreased
- upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (17 people, 8.50%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (15 people, 7.50%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (12 people, 6.00%)
- Kidney Transplant (12 people, 6.00%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (11 people, 5.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (31 people, 15.50%)
- Spiriva (21 people, 10.50%)
- Digoxin (21 people, 10.50%)
- Coumadin (20 people, 10.00%)
- Allopurinol (20 people, 10.00%)
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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What are the drugs?
- Verapamil hcl has active ingredients of verapamil hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Verapamil hcl 3,552 users)
- Cortan has active ingredients of prednisone. (latest outcomes from Cortan 124 users)
What are the conditions?
- A-fib (most common type of arrhythmia) can be treated by Warfarin sodium, Coumadin, Flecainide acetate, Digoxin, Pradaxa (latest reports from 181,336 A-fib patients)
- Hearing loss (latest reports from 13,837 Hearing loss patients)
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