A study for a 71 year old man who takes Eliquis - from FDA reports


2,930 males aged 71 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 71 year old male patient who has Atrial Fibrillation. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.



On Jun, 13, 2018

2,930 males aged 71 (±5) who take Eliquis are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Eliquis for a 71-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 71
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Atrial Fibrillation
  • Drugs taken:
    • Eliquis (apixaban)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Sciatica Aggravated(worse a set of symptoms including pain caused by general compression or irritation of one of five spinal nerve roots of each sciatic nerve): 0 (0% of males aged 71 (±5) who take the drug)

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Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Gastrointestinal haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)
  2. Dizziness
  3. Rectal haemorrhage (bleeding from anus)
  4. Gastric ulcer (stomach ulcer)
  5. Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Gastrointestinal haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)
  2. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  3. Fall
  4. Haematuria (presence of blood in urine)
  5. Dizziness
6 - 12 months:
  1. Cerebral haemorrhage (bleeding within the brain)
  2. Fall
  3. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  4. Gastrointestinal haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)
  5. Breathing difficulty
1 - 2 years:
  1. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  2. Cerebral haemorrhage (bleeding within the brain)
  3. Surgery
  4. Haemorrhage (bleeding)
  5. Enlarged prostate
2 - 5 years:
  1. Fall
  2. Cerebral haemorrhage (bleeding within the brain)
  3. Breathing difficulty
  4. Ventricular tachycardia (rapid heartbeat that originates in one of the lower chambers (the ventricles) of the heart)
  5. Surgery
5 - 10 years:
n/a
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  1. Haemorrhage (bleeding)
  2. Breathing difficulty
  3. Dizziness
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  5. Gastrointestinal haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)
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Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen): 1,104 people, 37.68%
  2. High Blood Pressure : 256 people, 8.74%
  3. High Blood Cholesterol : 106 people, 3.62%
  4. Diabetes : 95 people, 3.24%
  5. Preventive Health Care : 92 people, 3.14%
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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Metformin (152 people, 5.19%)
  2. Amlodipine (151 people, 5.15%)
  3. Lasix (144 people, 4.91%)
  4. Lipitor (134 people, 4.57%)
  5. Crestor (105 people, 3.58%)
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* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • Sciatica aggravated (worse a set of symptoms including pain caused by general compression or irritation of one of five spinal nerve roots of each sciatic nerve) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteopenia, multiple sclerosis, pain (latest reports from 74 Sciatica aggravated patients).

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