A study for a 75 year old man who takes Eliquis - from FDA reports


6,012 males aged 75 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 75 year old male patient who has Atrial Fibrillation. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Oct, 23, 2018

6,012 males aged 75 (±5) who take Eliquis are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Eliquis for a 75-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 75
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Atrial Fibrillation
  • Drugs taken:
    • Eliquis (apixaban)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Bruise(an injury appearing as an area of discoloured skin on the body): 0 (0% of males aged 75 (±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. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  2. Pneumonia
  3. Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood)
  4. Itching
  5. Dizziness
1 - 6 months:
  1. Haemorrhage (bleeding)
  2. Haematuria (presence of blood in urine)
  3. Enlarged prostate
  4. Urinary tract infection
  5. Gastrointestinal haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  2. Gastrointestinal haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)
  3. Fall
  4. Haemorrhage (bleeding)
  5. Melaena (the passage of black, tarry stools)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  2. Haemorrhage (bleeding)
  3. Fall
  4. Cerebral haemorrhage (bleeding within the brain)
  5. Gastrointestinal haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)
2 - 5 years:
  1. Fall
  2. Cerebral haemorrhage (bleeding within the brain)
  3. Acute kidney failure
  4. Haemorrhage (bleeding)
  5. Anaemia (lack of blood)
5 - 10 years:
  1. Haematoma (collection of blood outside the blood vessels)
  2. Accident
  3. Upper limb fracture
  4. Mitral valve repair
10+ years:
  1. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  2. Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)
  3. Gastric ulcer (stomach ulcer)
not specified:
  1. Breathing difficulty
  2. Death
  3. Fall
  4. Dizziness
  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): 2,201 people, 36.61%
  2. High Blood Pressure : 547 people, 9.10%
  3. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 218 people, 3.63%
  4. Preventive Health Care : 210 people, 3.49%
  5. High Blood Cholesterol : 178 people, 2.96%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Amlodipine (313 people, 5.21%)
  2. Lasix (287 people, 4.77%)
  3. Lipitor (243 people, 4.04%)
  4. Metformin (242 people, 4.03%)
  5. Pantoprazole (193 people, 3.21%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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  • Bruise (an injury appearing as an area of discoloured skin on the body) has been reported by people with sleep disorder, pain, heart attack, dysthymia, back pain (latest reports from 257 Bruise patients).

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