A study for a 69 year old woman who takes Crestor, Synthroid - from FDA reports


2,230 females aged 69 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 69 year old female patient who has Familial Hypercholesterolaemia, Hashimoto's Thyroiditis. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.



On Jun, 18, 2018

2,230 females aged 69 (±5) who take Crestor, Synthroid are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Crestor, Synthroid for a 69-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 69
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Familial Hypercholesterolaemia, Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  • Drugs taken:
    • Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium)
    • Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Proteinuria(presence of protein in the urine): 2 (0.09% of females aged 69 (±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. Muscle aches (muscle pain)
  2. Drug ineffective
  3. Restless leg syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs)
  4. Surgery
  5. Diarrhea
1 - 6 months:
  1. Muscle aches (muscle pain)
  2. Blood glucose increased
  3. Memory loss
  4. Speech disorder
  5. Weakness
6 - 12 months:
  1. Muscle aches (muscle pain)
  2. Weakness
  3. Breathing difficulty
  4. Fibromyalgia (a long-term condition which causes pain all over the body)
  5. Cardiac arrest
1 - 2 years:
  1. Pain in extremity
  2. Blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  3. Blood creatinine increased
  4. Shock (a life-threatening condition with symptoms like low blood pressure, weakness, shallow breathing, cold, clammy skin)
  5. Indigestion
2 - 5 years:
  1. Tendonitis (a condition that causes pain and swelling of tendons)
  2. Weakness
  3. Pain in extremity
  4. Muscle tightness
  5. Musculoskeletal pain (pain affects the bones, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and nerves)
5 - 10 years:
  1. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus)
  2. Urinary tract infection
  3. Malignant neoplasm progression (cancer tumour came back)
  4. Hypophagia (reduced food intake)
  5. Liver function test abnormal
10+ years:
  1. Cataract (clouding of the lens inside the eye)
  2. Fall
  3. Hair loss
  4. Abdominal discomfort
  5. Wrist fracture
not specified:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Weakness
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  4. Pain
  5. Drug ineffective

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure : 340 people, 15.25%
  2. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 172 people, 7.71%
  3. Diabetes : 152 people, 6.82%
  4. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 131 people, 5.87%
  5. Pain : 116 people, 5.20%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Aspirin (310 people, 13.90%)
  2. Nexium (236 people, 10.58%)
  3. Plavix (203 people, 9.10%)
  4. Lasix (189 people, 8.48%)
  5. Norvasc (134 people, 6.01%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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