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)
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 - 12 months:
  1. Breathing difficulty
  2. Coughing up blood
  3. Chest pain
  4. Exfoliative rash (scaly red generalized skin rash)
  5. Hypokalemia (low potassium)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Surgery
  2. Breathing difficulty
  3. Diabetes
  4. Urinary tract infection
  5. Gastrointestinal haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)
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)
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)

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%

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%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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