A study for a 33 year old woman who takes Methyldopa - from FDA reports


684 females aged 33 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 33 year old female patient who has Hypertension. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Aug, 18, 2018

684 females aged 33 (±5) who take Methyldopa are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Methyldopa for a 33-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 33
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Hypertension
  • Drugs taken:
    • Methyldopa (methyldopa)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Headaches: 24 (3.51% of females aged 33 (±5) who take the drug)

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 side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Drug exposure during pregnancy
  2. Cardiogenic shock (inadequate circulation of blood)
  3. Gastritis (inflammation of stomach)
  4. Seasonal allergy (allergic condition due to certain season)
  5. Gastroenteritis viral (inflammation of stomach and intestine caused by virus infection)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Cytolytic hepatitis (dissolution or destruction of a liver cell)
  2. Hepatitis acute
  3. Abortion spontaneous (naturally occurring miscarriage)
  4. Premature rupture of membranes
  5. Maternal exposure during pregnancy (use of substance during pregnancy)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Polyhydramnios (excess of amniotic fluid in the amniotic sac)
  2. Gestational diabetes (diabetes in pregnancy)
  3. Maternal exposure during pregnancy (use of substance during pregnancy)
  4. Drug exposure during pregnancy
  5. Haemolytic anaemia (anaemia due to haemolysis)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Pain in extremity
  2. Breathing difficulty
  3. Thrombosis (formation of a blood clot inside a blood vessel)
  4. Pulmonary embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)
  5. Venous valve ruptured
2 - 5 years:
  1. Cervical incompetence (serious pregnancy complication in which the cervix starts to open)
  2. Polyhydramnios (excess of amniotic fluid in the amniotic sac)
  3. Premature labor
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  5. Depression
5 - 10 years:
n/a
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  1. Maternal exposure during pregnancy (use of substance during pregnancy)
  2. Drug exposure during pregnancy
  3. Pre-eclampsia (high blood pressure and significant amounts of protein in the urine of a pregnant woman)
  4. Premature labor
  5. Oligohydramnios (a condition in pregnancy characterized by a deficiency of amniotic fluid)

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Birth Control : 47 people, 6.87%
  2. Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 27 people, 3.95%
  3. Preventive Health Care : 25 people, 3.65%
  4. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 21 people, 3.07%
  5. Depression : 21 people, 3.07%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Amlodipine (31 people, 4.53%)
  2. Folic Acid (31 people, 4.53%)
  3. Hydrochlorothiazide (26 people, 3.80%)
  4. Yasmin (24 people, 3.51%)
  5. Metformin (23 people, 3.36%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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