A study for a 59 year old woman who takes Se - from FDA reports


303 females aged 59 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 59 year old female patient who has Cfs. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Sep, 16, 2018

303 females aged 59 (±5) who take Se are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Se for a 59-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 59
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Cfs
  • Drugs taken:
    • Se (selenium)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Sweating: 0 (0% of females aged 59 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Palpitations(feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing): 9 (2.97% of females aged 59 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Nausea(feeling of having an urge to vomit): 50 (16.5% of females aged 59 (±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. Liver injury
  2. Rashes (redness)
  3. Toxic skin eruption (skin breakdown due to toxic substance)
  4. Muscle spasms (muscle contraction)
  5. Stress and anxiety
1 - 6 months:
  1. Depression
  2. 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)
  3. Fever
  4. Injection site rash
  5. Injection site erythema (redness at injection site)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Depression
  2. Microcytic anaemia (a generic term for any type of anaemia characterized by small red blood cells)
  3. Glucose tolerance impaired (blood glucose is raised beyond normal levels, but not high enough to warrant a diabetes diagnosis)
  4. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe)
  5. Gastritis (inflammation of stomach)
1 - 2 years:
n/a
2 - 5 years:
  1. Hypoglycaemic coma (coma due to deficiency of glucose in the bloodstream)
5 - 10 years:
n/a
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  1. Stress and anxiety
  2. Pain
  3. Joint pain
  4. Osteonecrosis of jaw (death of bone of jaw)
  5. Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint)

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 36 people, 11.88%
  2. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 30 people, 9.90%
  3. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 22 people, 7.26%
  4. Pain : 19 people, 6.27%
  5. Breast Cancer : 17 people, 5.61%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Magnesium (97 people, 32.01%)
  2. Biotin (69 people, 22.77%)
  3. Synthroid (64 people, 21.12%)
  4. Zometa (63 people, 20.79%)
  5. Aredia (49 people, 16.17%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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