A study for a 56 year old man who takes Lipitor, Aspirin, Prasugrel, Carvedilol - from FDA reports


692 males aged 56 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 56 year old male patient who has High Cholesterol, Hypertension, Stent Placement, Mi. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.



On Apr, 13, 2018

692 males aged 56 (±5) who take Lipitor, Aspirin, Prasugrel, Carvedilol are studied.


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Lipitor, Aspirin, Prasugrel, Carvedilol for a 56-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 56
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: High Cholesterol, Hypertension, Stent Placement, Mi
  • Drugs taken:
    • Lipitor (atorvastatin calcium)
    • Carvedilol (carvedilol)
    • Prasugrel (prasugrel)
    • Aspirin (aspirin)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Erectile Dysfunction: 1 (0.14% of males aged 56 (±5) who take the drugs)
  • Insomnia(sleeplessness): 6 (0.87% of males aged 56 (±5) who take the drugs)
  • Constipation: 4 (0.58% of males aged 56 (±5) who take the drugs)
  • Muscle Weakness(a lack of muscle strength): 15 (2.17% of males aged 56 (±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

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

Most common drug interactions over time

< 1 month:
  • Dizziness
  • Pain in extremity
  • Oedema peripheral (superficial swelling)
  • Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  • Hepatic enzyme increased
  • Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  • Sensation of heaviness
  • Hepatic function abnormal
  • Stable angina (a constant chest pain)
  • Hyperhidrosis (abnormally increased sweating)
1 - 6 months:
  • Itching
  • Hepatic enzyme increased
  • Hepatic function abnormal
  • Constipation
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus)
  • Rashes (redness)
  • Liver disorder (liver diseases)
  • Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  • Rhabdomyolysis (a condition in which damaged skeletal muscle tissue breaks down)
  • Oedema peripheral (superficial swelling)
6 - 12 months:
  • Haemorrhage (bleeding)
  • Muscle aches (muscle pain)
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Secondary hypertension (elevated blood pressure that results from an underlying, identifiable, often correctable cause)
  • Lichen sclerosus (a skin disorder that causes the skin to become thin, whitened, wrinkled, and can cause itching and pain)
  • Anaemia (lack of blood)
  • Nosebleed (bleeding from nose)
  • Haematospermia (presence of blood in semen)
  • Cardiac failure
  • Acute myocardial infarction (acute heart attack)
1 - 2 years:
  • Leukopenia (less number of white blood cells in blood)
  • Pneumonia fungal
  • Diabetic complication
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Death
  • Carnitine decreased
  • Secondary hypertension (elevated blood pressure that results from an underlying, identifiable, often correctable cause)
  • Impaired healing
  • Metastatic squamous cell carcinoma (cancer of squamous cells spreads to other part)
  • Nosebleed (bleeding from nose)
2 - 5 years:
  • Muscle aches (muscle pain)
  • Pleural effusion (water on the lungs)
  • Pleurisy (inflammation of the pleurae, which causes pain when breathing)
  • Musculoskeletal stiffness (stiffness of the body's muscles, joints, tendons, ligaments and nerves)
  • Joint pain
  • Collagen disorder (infection and weakness of collagen)
  • Depressed level of consciousness
  • Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints)
  • Chest pain
  • Fever
5 - 10 years:
  • Headache (pain in head)
  • Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  • Transient ischaemic attack (a transient episode of neurologic dysfunction caused by ischemia (loss of blood flow))
  • Coronary heart disease (narrowing or blockage of the coronary arteries)
  • Acute coronary syndrome (acute chest pain and other symptoms that happen because the heart does not get blood)
  • Limb discomfort (discomfort in leg)
  • Joint swelling
  • Hyperlipidaemia (presence of excess lipids in the blood)
  • Drug hypersensitivity
  • Pulmonary embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)
10+ years:
  • Weight decreased
  • Muscle aches (muscle pain)
  • Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint)
  • Ligament sprain (ligament stretched)
  • Joint effusion (presence of extra fluid in joint covering)
  • Joint pain
not specified:
  • Pain
  • Stress and anxiety
  • Acute kidney failure
  • Cardiac failure congestive
  • Chest pain
  • Injury
  • Breathing difficulty
  • Dizziness
  • Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
  • Weakness

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Diabetes : 69 people, 9.97%
  • Cardiac Disorder : 48 people, 6.94%
  • Type 2 Diabetes : 42 people, 6.07%
  • Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles): 41 people, 5.92%
  • Coronary Artery Bypass : 40 people, 5.78%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Plavix (197 people, 28.47%)
  • Lasix (151 people, 21.82%)
  • Lisinopril (129 people, 18.64%)
  • Nitroglycerin (93 people, 13.44%)
  • Lantus (79 people, 11.42%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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