A study for a 60 year old man who takes Verapamil Hcl, Cortan - from FDA reports


Summary

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:

Verapamil Hcl, Cortan for a 60-year old man.

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:
  • thrombocytopenia
  • anaemia
  • pneumonia
  • confusional state
  • breathing difficulty
  • peripheral motor neuropathy
  • mucosal inflammation
  • peripheral sensory neuropathy
  • febrile neutropenia
  • agranulocytosis
1 - 6 months:
n/a
6 - 12 months:
  • rectal haemorrhage
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • hypotension
  • osteomyelitis
  • bradycardia
  • renal tubular necrosis
  • fever
  • sepsis
  • brain scan abnormal
  • renal insufficiency
1 - 2 years:
  • bone density decreased
  • influenza like illness
  • dehydration
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • spinal fracture
  • staphylococcal bacteraemia
  • nausea and vomiting
  • diarrhea
  • nausea
  • stroke
2 - 5 years:
n/a
5 - 10 years:
  • hair disorder
  • stroke
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  • breathing difficulty
  • weakness
  • pneumonia
  • nausea
  • pain
  • appetite - decreased
  • fatigue
  • weight decreased
  • upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • diarrhea

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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