A study for a 36 year old man who takes Sertraline, Valtrex - from FDA reports


19 males aged 36 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 36 year old male patient who has Depression, Oral Herpes. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.



On Apr, 15, 2018

19 males aged 36 (±5) who take Sertraline, Valtrex are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Sertraline, Valtrex for a 36-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 36
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Depression, Oral Herpes
  • Drugs taken:
    • Sertraline (sertraline hydrochloride)
    • Valtrex (valacyclovir hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Insuloma(tumour of the pancreas that is derived from beta cells and secretes insulin): 0 (0% of males aged 36 (±5) who take the drugs)
  • Gallbladder Attack(gallstones, gallbladder disease and gallbladder pain): 0 (0% of males aged 36 (±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:
  1. Ischaemic hepatitis (decreased blood supply to the liver resulting in injury to liver cells)
  2. Retching (strong involuntary effort to vomit)
  3. Cardiogenic shock (inadequate circulation of blood)
  4. Fever
  5. Proctalgia (pain in the rectum)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Drug screen false positive
  2. Drug ineffective
6 - 12 months:
n/a
1 - 2 years:
n/a
2 - 5 years:
n/a
5 - 10 years:
n/a
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  1. Bone disorder
  2. General physical health deterioration (weak health status)
  3. Dental caries
  4. Decreased interest
  5. Ventricular tachycardia (rapid heartbeat that originates in one of the lower chambers (the ventricles) of the heart)

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 10 people, 52.63%
  2. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 9 people, 47.37%
  3. High Blood Pressure : 9 people, 47.37%
  4. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 8 people, 42.11%
  5. Hypercalcaemia (elevated calcium (ca+) level in the blood): 8 people, 42.11%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Wellbutrin (9 people, 47.37%)
  2. Percocet (9 people, 47.37%)
  3. Nexium (9 people, 47.37%)
  4. Marijuana (9 people, 47.37%)
  5. Lunesta (9 people, 47.37%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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What are the drugs?

What are the conditions?

What are the symtoms?

  • Insuloma (tumour of the pancreas that is derived from beta cells and secretes insulin) has been reported by people with hypoglycemia, insulinoma, pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 279 Insuloma patients).
  • Gallbladder attack (gallstones, gallbladder disease and gallbladder pain) has been reported by people with birth control, premenstrual syndrome, pain, acne, oral contraception (latest reports from 2,214 Gallbladder attack patients).

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