A study for a 76 year old woman who takes Spironolactone - from FDA reports


10,036 females aged 76 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 76 year old female patient who has Diabetes. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Dec, 05, 2018

10,036 females aged 76 (±5) who take Spironolactone are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Spironolactone for a 76-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 76
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Diabetes
  • Drugs taken:
    • Spironolactone (spironolactone)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Rashes(redness): 212 (2.11% of females aged 76 (±5) who take the drug)

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Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Hyperkalemia (damage to or disease of the kidney)
  2. Hyponatremia (abnormally low level of sodium in the blood; associated with dehydration)
  3. Itching
  4. Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)
  5. Blood creatinine increased
1 - 6 months:
  1. Hyperkalemia (damage to or disease of the kidney)
  2. Hyponatremia (abnormally low level of sodium in the blood; associated with dehydration)
  3. Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)
  4. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  5. Bradycardia (abnormally slow heart action)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Hyperkalemia (damage to or disease of the kidney)
  2. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  3. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  4. Renal impairment (severely reduced kidney function)
  5. Fall
1 - 2 years:
  1. Hyperkalemia (damage to or disease of the kidney)
  2. Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)
  3. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  4. Acute kidney failure
  5. International normalised ratio increased
2 - 5 years:
  1. Hyperkalemia (damage to or disease of the kidney)
  2. Hyponatremia (abnormally low level of sodium in the blood; associated with dehydration)
  3. Weakness
  4. Fever
  5. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
5 - 10 years:
  1. Hyperkalemia (damage to or disease of the kidney)
  2. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  4. Nausea and vomiting
  5. Dizziness
10+ years:
  1. Sinus bradycardia (an unusually slow heartbeat due to heart disease)
  2. Hyperkalemia (damage to or disease of the kidney)
  3. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  4. Cardiac failure
  5. Left ventricular dysfunction
not specified:
  1. Breathing difficulty
  2. Fall
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  5. Weakness

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. 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): 884 people, 8.81%
  2. Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (primary high blood pressure that affects the arteries in the lungs and the right side of your heart): 615 people, 6.13%
  3. High Blood Cholesterol : 451 people, 4.49%
  4. Cardiac Failure : 417 people, 4.16%
  5. Pain : 403 people, 4.02%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Lasix (2,244 people, 22.36%)
  2. Furosemide (1,195 people, 11.91%)
  3. Digoxin (768 people, 7.65%)
  4. Aspirin (762 people, 7.59%)
  5. Synthroid (614 people, 6.12%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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