A study for a 60 year old man who takes Losartan Potassium And Hydrochlorothiazide - from FDA reports

1,431 males aged 60 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 60 year old male patient who has Pain - Ear. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Oct, 18, 2018

1,431 males aged 60 (±5) who take Losartan Potassium And Hydrochlorothiazide are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Losartan Potassium And Hydrochlorothiazide for a 60-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 60
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Pain - Ear
  • Drugs taken:
    • Losartan Potassium And Hydrochlorothiazide (hydrochlorothiazide; losartan potassium)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Pain - Ear: 0 (0% of males aged 60 (±5) who take the drug)

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Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Loss of consciousness
  2. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  3. Central pontine myelinolysis (severe damage of nerve cells in brain)
  4. Diabetes
  5. Diarrhea
1 - 6 months:
  1. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  2. Gait disturbance
  3. Peripheral nerve palsy
  4. Hypokalemia (low potassium)
  5. Pseudoaldosteronism (medical condition that mimics hyperaldosteronism, it produces hypertension associated with low plasma renin activity, and metabolic alkalosis associated with hypokalemia)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
  2. Coronary heart disease (narrowing or blockage of the coronary arteries)
  3. Bradycardia (abnormally slow heart action)
  4. Chest pain
  5. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Haemoglobin decreased
  2. White blood cell count decreased
  3. Dizziness
  4. Interstitial lung disease
  5. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
2 - 5 years:
  1. Pancreatitis acute (sudden inflammation of pancreas)
  2. Diarrhea
  3. Presyncope
  4. Chest pain
  5. Blood glucose increased
5 - 10 years:
  1. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen)
  2. Atrial fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles)
  3. Acute kidney failure
  4. Intervertebral disc protrusion (spinal disc protrusion)
  5. Rash vesicular (rash with a small bubble)
10+ years:
  1. Cardiac failure
  2. Oedema peripheral (superficial swelling)
  3. Fluid retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood)
  4. Pulmonary congestion (congestion in the lungs)
  5. Muscle aches (muscle pain)
not specified:
  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  2. Chest pain
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  4. Heart attack
  5. Breathing difficulty

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Diabetes : 117 people, 8.18%
  2. High Blood Cholesterol : 94 people, 6.57%
  3. Type 2 Diabetes : 83 people, 5.80%
  4. Pain : 75 people, 5.24%
  5. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 66 people, 4.61%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Lipitor (195 people, 13.63%)
  2. Aspirin (175 people, 12.23%)
  3. Norvasc (157 people, 10.97%)
  4. Plavix (101 people, 7.06%)
  5. Avandia (82 people, 5.73%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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