A study for a 68 year old woman who takes Lisinopril - from FDA reports


23,989 females aged 68 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 68 year old female patient who has Hypertension. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jun, 18, 2018

23,989 females aged 68 (±5) who take Lisinopril are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lisinopril for a 68-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 68
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Hypertension
  • Drugs taken:
    • Lisinopril (lisinopril)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Blood Triglycerides Abnormal: 262 (1.09% of females aged 68 (±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. Stress and anxiety
  2. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  3. Pain in extremity
  4. Tongue blistering
  5. Swollen tongue (swelling of tongue)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Cough
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Sleep disorder
  4. Diarrhea
  5. Headache (pain in head)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Ear barotrauma (discomfort and possible damage in the ear due to pressure differences between the inside and outside of the eardrum)
  2. Bronchitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes)
  3. Otitis media acute (rapid inflammation of the middle ear)
  4. Psychiatric symptom
  5. Allergic rhinitis
1 - 2 years:
  1. Arrhythmias (irregular heartbeat)
  2. Weight decreased
  3. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  4. Renal impairment (severely reduced kidney function)
  5. Serum ferritin increased
2 - 5 years:
  1. Diarrhea
  2. Urinary tract infection
  3. Fainting (loss of consciousness and postural tone)
  4. Hypokalemia (low potassium)
  5. Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint)
5 - 10 years:
  1. Pulmonary hypertension (increase in blood pressure in the lung artery)
  2. Right ventricular failure (right half of the heart fails to work)
  3. Breathing difficulty
  4. Angioedema (rapid swelling of the dermis)
  5. Weakness
10+ years:
  1. Dizziness
  2. Stress and anxiety
  3. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
  4. Headache (pain in head)
  5. Back pain
not specified:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Weakness
  4. Breathing difficulty
  5. Diarrhea

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Cholesterol : 2,376 people, 9.90%
  2. Diabetes : 1,819 people, 7.58%
  3. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 1,595 people, 6.65%
  4. Pain : 1,220 people, 5.09%
  5. Type 2 Diabetes : 1,118 people, 4.66%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Aspirin (2,246 people, 9.36%)
  2. Lipitor (2,190 people, 9.13%)
  3. Lasix (1,931 people, 8.05%)
  4. Metformin (1,874 people, 7.81%)
  5. Synthroid (1,810 people, 7.55%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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