A study for a 56 year old man who takes Metoprolol Tartrate, Atorvastatin Calcium - from FDA reports


3,895 males aged 56 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 56 year old male patient who has Hypertension, High Cholesterol. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jan, 10, 2019

3,895 males aged 56 (±5) who take Metoprolol Tartrate, Atorvastatin Calcium are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Metoprolol Tartrate, Atorvastatin Calcium for a 56-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 56
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Hypertension, High Cholesterol
  • Drugs taken:
    • Metoprolol Tartrate (metoprolol tartrate)
    • Atorvastatin Calcium (atorvastatin calcium)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Sweating: 0 (0% of males aged 56 (±5) who take the drugs)
  • Paraesthesia Ear(sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's ear skin with no apparent long-term physical effect): 0 (0% of males aged 56 (±5) who take the drugs)

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 drug interactions over time

< 1 month:
  1. Heart attack
  2. Breathing difficulty
  3. Injury
  4. Anhedonia (inability to experience pleasure from activities usually found enjoyable)
  5. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen)
  6. Fear
  7. Non-hodgkin's lymphoma (malignant (cancer) cells form in the lymph system)
  8. Emotional distress
  9. Erection problems
  10. Intervertebral disc degeneration (spinal disc degeneration)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Breathing difficulty
  2. Heart attack
  3. Chest pain
  4. Diarrhea
  5. Cardiac failure congestive
  6. Fainting (loss of consciousness and postural tone)
  7. Gastroenteritis viral (inflammation of stomach and intestine caused by virus infection)
  8. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  9. Cardiac arrest
  10. The flu (the flu is caused by an influenza virus)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Chest pain
  2. Heart attack
  3. Rhabdomyolysis (a condition in which damaged skeletal muscle tissue breaks down)
  4. Acute myocardial infarction (acute heart attack)
  5. Renal impairment (severely reduced kidney function)
  6. Cardiac failure
  7. Stable angina (a constant chest pain)
  8. Pain
  9. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  10. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  2. Heart attack
  3. Breathing difficulty
  4. Cardiac disorder
  5. Acute kidney failure
  6. Dizziness
  7. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen)
  8. Cardiac arrest
  9. Neck pain
  10. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
2 - 5 years:
  1. Heart attack
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Appetite - decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)
  4. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus)
  5. Chest pain
  6. Breathing difficulty
  7. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  8. Oedema peripheral (superficial swelling)
  9. Generalized anxiety disorder (excessive, uncontrollable, unexplained and often irrational worry)
  10. Drug ineffective
5 - 10 years:
  1. Heart attack
  2. Breathing difficulty
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  4. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  5. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus)
  6. Rheumatoid arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints)
  7. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  8. Diarrhea
  9. Oedema peripheral (superficial swelling)
  10. Appetite - decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)
10+ years:
  1. Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body)
  2. Heart attack
  3. Cardiac failure congestive
  4. Hypercalcaemia (elevated calcium (ca+) level in the blood)
  5. Skin ulcer
  6. Weakness
  7. Stable angina (a constant chest pain)
  8. Oedema peripheral (superficial swelling)
  9. Pain in extremity
  10. Cardiac arrest
not specified:
  1. Heart attack
  2. Breathing difficulty
  3. Pain
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  5. Chest pain
  6. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  7. Stress and anxiety
  8. Coronary heart disease (narrowing or blockage of the coronary arteries)
  9. Drug ineffective
  10. Dizziness

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Diabetes : 363 people, 9.32%
  2. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 226 people, 5.80%
  3. Pain : 222 people, 5.70%
  4. Type 2 Diabetes : 184 people, 4.72%
  5. Cardiac Disorder : 184 people, 4.72%
  6. Depression : 162 people, 4.16%
  7. Preventive Health Care : 138 people, 3.54%
  8. Hyperlipidaemia (presence of excess lipids in the blood): 138 people, 3.54%
  9. Anticoagulant Therapy : 126 people, 3.23%
  10. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 118 people, 3.03%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Plavix (690 people, 17.72%)
  2. Aspirin (631 people, 16.20%)
  3. Lasix (379 people, 9.73%)
  4. Metformin (347 people, 8.91%)
  5. Lisinopril (302 people, 7.75%)
  6. Amlodipine (271 people, 6.96%)
  7. Avandia (263 people, 6.75%)
  8. Norvasc (258 people, 6.62%)
  9. Lantus (244 people, 6.26%)
  10. Nexium (231 people, 5.93%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

You are not alone:

What are the drugs?

What are the conditions?

What are the symtoms?

  • Sweating has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, allergies, birth control (latest reports from 343 Sweating patients).
  • Paraesthesia ear (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's ear skin with no apparent long-term physical effect) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, ear pruritus, throat irritation, pericoronitis, allergies (latest reports from 32 Paraesthesia ear patients).

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