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


1,715 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 Metallic Taste. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Oct, 16, 2018

1,715 females aged 59 (±5) who take Eliquis are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Eliquis for a 59-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 59
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Metallic Taste
  • Drugs taken:
    • Eliquis (apixaban)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Metallic Taste(a bad taste in the mouth): 2 (0.12% 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. Pulmonary embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)
  2. Pneumonia
  3. Rashes (redness)
  4. Metastatic neoplasm (spreadable cancer tumour)
  5. Headache (pain in head)
  6. Gastrointestinal haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)
  7. Nausea and vomiting
  8. Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood)
  9. Sepsis (a severe blood infection that can lead to organ failure and death)
  10. Abdominal wall haematoma (abdominal wall blood clotting)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Breathing difficulty
  2. Joint pain
  3. Drug-induced liver injury (diseases of the liver that are caused by physician-prescribed medications)
  4. Headache (pain in head)
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  6. Vaginal bleeding
  7. Myocardial ischaemia (the blood flow through one or more of the blood vessels that lead to heart (coronary arteries) is decreased)
  8. Liver injury
  9. Nosebleed (bleeding from nose)
  10. Anaemia (lack of blood)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Breathing difficulty
  2. Coughing up blood
  3. Chest pain
  4. Exfoliative rash (scaly red generalized skin rash)
  5. Hypokalemia (low potassium)
  6. Burning sensation
  7. Rash pruritic (redness with itching)
  8. Speech impairment (adult) (inability to speak (adult))
  9. Arterial thrombosis (formation of a blood clot inside a blood vessel, obstructing the flow of blood through the circulatory system)
  10. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Surgery
  2. Breathing difficulty
  3. Diabetes
  4. Urinary tract infection
  5. Gastrointestinal haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)
  6. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  7. Lower gastrointestinal haemorrhage (bleeding in the large intestine, rectum, or anus is called lower gi bleeding)
  8. Transient ischaemic attack (a transient episode of neurologic dysfunction caused by ischemia (loss of blood flow))
  9. Atrial tachycardia (rhythm disturbance that arises in the atria)
  10. Faeces discolored
2 - 5 years:
  1. Pneumonia
  2. Haemoglobin decreased
  3. Breathing difficulty
  4. Extrasystoles
  5. Meningitis bacterial (bacterial inflammation of the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord, known collectively as the meninges)
  6. Lower gastrointestinal haemorrhage (bleeding in the large intestine, rectum, or anus is called lower gi bleeding)
  7. Cardiac failure congestive
  8. Heart palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)
5 - 10 years:
n/a
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  1. Breathing difficulty
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Diarrhea
  4. Headache (pain in head)
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  6. Dizziness
  7. Death
  8. Pneumonia
  9. Pain
  10. Weakness

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen): 330 people, 19.24%
  2. Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (primary high blood pressure that affects the arteries in the lungs and the right side of your heart): 150 people, 8.75%
  3. Pulmonary Hypertension (increase in blood pressure in the lung artery): 82 people, 4.78%
  4. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 77 people, 4.49%
  5. Pain : 74 people, 4.31%
  6. High Blood Pressure : 72 people, 4.20%
  7. Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung): 66 people, 3.85%
  8. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 55 people, 3.21%
  9. Anticoagulant Therapy : 47 people, 2.74%
  10. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 42 people, 2.45%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Lasix (89 people, 5.19%)
  2. Adcirca (88 people, 5.13%)
  3. Metformin (81 people, 4.72%)
  4. Vitamin D3 (75 people, 4.37%)
  5. Xarelto (72 people, 4.20%)
  6. Amlodipine (66 people, 3.85%)
  7. Pantoprazole (66 people, 3.85%)
  8. Vitamin D (62 people, 3.62%)
  9. Adempas (62 people, 3.62%)
  10. Revlimid (61 people, 3.56%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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