A study for a 29 year old man who takes Zetia - from FDA reports

157 males aged 29 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 29 year old male patient who has Fatty Liver. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jan, 10, 2019

157 males aged 29 (±5) who take Zetia are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Zetia for a 29-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 29
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Fatty Liver
  • Drugs taken:
    • Zetia (ezetimibe)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Hunger: 0 (0% of males aged 29 (±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. Diarrhea
  2. Headache (pain in head)
  3. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)
  4. Abdominal pain
  5. Pharyngeal oedema (abnormal accumulation of fluid in the cavities and intercellular spaces of the pharyngeal)
  6. Indigestion
  7. Rashes (redness)
  8. Penile blister
  9. Formication (a sensation that exactly resembles that of small insects crawling on (or under) the skin)
  10. Meningitis viral (viral inflammation of the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord, known collectively as the meninges)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Alanine aminotransferase increased
  2. Aspartate aminotransferase increased
  3. Abdominal pain upper
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  5. Blood creatinine increased
  6. Neck pain
  7. Gastric ulcer haemorrhage (bleeding ulcer of stomach)
  8. Drug ineffective
  9. Kidney transplant rejection
  10. Muscle aches (muscle pain)
6 - 12 months:
1 - 2 years:
2 - 5 years:
5 - 10 years:
10+ years:
not specified:
  1. Depressed level of consciousness
  2. Peripheral coldness
  3. Altered state of consciousness (altered state of mind)
  4. C-reactive protein increased
  5. Itching
  6. Craniopharyngioma (a type of brain tumour derived from pituitary gland embryonic tissue)
  7. Anti-insulin antibody positive
  8. Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development)
  9. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
  10. Drug hypersensitivity

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Type Iia Hyperlipidaemia (abnormally elevated levels of any or all lipids and/or lipoproteins in the blood- type iia): 23 people, 14.65%
  2. High Blood Pressure : 18 people, 11.46%
  3. Preventive Health Care : 17 people, 10.83%
  4. Depression : 16 people, 10.19%
  5. Dyslipidaemia (abnormal amount of lipids): 10 people, 6.37%
  6. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 9 people, 5.73%
  7. Hyperuricaemia (level of uric acid in the blood that is abnormally high): 9 people, 5.73%
  8. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 8 people, 5.10%
  9. Headache (pain in head): 7 people, 4.46%
  10. Stress And Anxiety : 7 people, 4.46%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Lipitor (20 people, 12.74%)
  2. Crestor (18 people, 11.46%)
  3. Plavix (11 people, 7.01%)
  4. Zocor (10 people, 6.37%)
  5. Metformin (10 people, 6.37%)
  6. Nexium (9 people, 5.73%)
  7. Lasix (9 people, 5.73%)
  8. Seroquel (8 people, 5.10%)
  9. Neoral (8 people, 5.10%)
  10. Aspirin (8 people, 5.10%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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