A study for a 43 year old man who takes Lipidil, Crestor - from FDA reports

143 males aged 43 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 43 year old male patient who has High Cholesterol. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jun, 18, 2018

143 males aged 43 (±5) who take Lipidil, Crestor are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Lipidil, Crestor for a 43-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 43
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: High Cholesterol
  • Drugs taken:
    • Lipidil (fenofibrate)
    • Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common drug interactions over time

< 1 month:
  1. Stable angina (a constant chest pain)
  2. Liver function test abnormal
  3. Rhabdomyolysis (a condition in which damaged skeletal muscle tissue breaks down)
  4. Blood creatine phosphokinase increased
1 - 6 months:
  1. Itching
  2. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  3. Drowsiness
  4. High blood pressure
  5. Confusional state
6 - 12 months:
  1. Muscle aches (muscle pain)
  2. Hyperglycemia (high blood sugar)
  3. Dysstasia (difficulty in standing)
  4. Hypertriglyceridaemia (excess of triglycerides in the blood)
  5. Jaundice - yellow skin (a yellowish pigmentation of the skin)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Muscle aches (muscle pain)
  2. Dysstasia (difficulty in standing)
  3. Headache (pain in head)
  4. Haemorrhage (bleeding)
  5. Alanine aminotransferase increased
2 - 5 years:
5 - 10 years:
10+ years:
not specified:
  1. Heart attack
  2. Rhabdomyolysis (a condition in which damaged skeletal muscle tissue breaks down)
  3. Type 2 diabetes
  4. Pain
  5. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Diabetes : 14 people, 9.79%
  2. Depression : 12 people, 8.39%
  3. Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 9 people, 6.29%
  4. Type 2 Diabetes : 8 people, 5.59%
  5. High Blood Pressure : 8 people, 5.59%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zetia (22 people, 15.38%)
  2. Seroquel (22 people, 15.38%)
  3. Aspirin (19 people, 13.29%)
  4. Niaspan (18 people, 12.59%)
  5. Plavix (16 people, 11.19%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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