A study for a 77 year old man who takes Metoprolol Succinate, Tikosyn - from FDA reports

Summary

177 males aged 77 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 77 year old male patient who has A-Fib. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.



How the study uses the data?

The study is based on gender, age, active ingredients of any drugs used. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are considered.

What are the drugs?

What are the conditions?

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.


On Jan, 11, 2019

177 males aged 77 (±5) who take Metoprolol Succinate, Tikosyn are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Metoprolol Succinate, Tikosyn for a 77-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 77
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: A-Fib
  • Drugs taken:
    • Metoprolol Succinate (metoprolol succinate)
    • Tikosyn (dofetilide)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common drug interactions over time

< 1 month:
  1. Electrocardiogram qt prolonged
  2. Weakness
  3. Consciousness - decreased
  4. Dizziness
  5. Ejection fraction decreased (systolic heart failure)
  6. Acute pulmonary oedema (sudden deposit of fluid in the lung))
  7. Ventricular hypertrophy (enlargement of ventricles (lower chambers) in the heart)
  8. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
  9. Indigestion
  10. Mental disorder (a psychological term for a mental or behavioural pattern or anomaly that causes distress or disability)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Weakness
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Oral disorder (mouth disease)
  4. Oropharyngeal pain
  5. Urticaria (rash of round, red welts on the skin that itch intensely)
  6. Weight decreased
  7. Breathing difficulty
  8. Blood glucose increased
  9. Body height decreased
  10. Cardiac arrest
6 - 12 months:
  1. Hypoacusis (loss of hearing)
  2. Ventricular tachycardia (rapid heartbeat that originates in one of the lower chambers (the ventricles) of the heart)
  3. Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears)
  4. Drug ineffective
  5. Blood glucose increased
  6. Dyspnea exertional
  7. Heart palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)
  8. Basal ganglia haemorrhage (bleeding from blood vessels in an area of the brain responsible for body movements)
  9. Urinary tract infection
  10. Cardiac disorder
1 - 2 years:
  1. Weight decreased
  2. Injection site pain
  3. Gastrointestinal haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)
  4. Appetite - decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)
  5. Blood glucose increased
  6. Dizziness
  7. Blood glucose decreased
2 - 5 years:
  1. Seizures (abnormal excessive or synchronous neuronal activity in the brain)
  2. Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)
  3. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  4. Hyperkalemia (damage to or disease of the kidney)
  5. The flu (the flu is caused by an influenza virus)
  6. Cough
  7. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)
  8. Ventricular tachycardia (rapid heartbeat that originates in one of the lower chambers (the ventricles) of the heart)
5 - 10 years:
n/a
10+ years:
  1. Confusional state
  2. Drug ineffective
not specified:
  1. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  2. Influenza like illness
  3. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen)
  4. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)
  5. Chest pain
  6. Ventricular extrasystoles (premature cardiac contraction)
  7. Headache (pain in head)
  8. Type 2 diabetes
  9. Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)
  10. Breast pain

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Cholesterol : 23 people, 12.99%
  2. Anticoagulant Therapy : 18 people, 10.17%
  3. Heart Rate Irregular : 13 people, 7.34%
  4. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 13 people, 7.34%
  5. Cardiac Disorder : 13 people, 7.34%
  6. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen): 11 people, 6.21%
  7. Blood Pressure Management : 7 people, 3.95%
  8. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 7 people, 3.95%
  9. Pain : 7 people, 3.95%
  10. Prostatomegaly (enlargement of the prostate): 5 people, 2.82%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Warfarin Sodium (33 people, 18.64%)
  2. Coumadin (32 people, 18.08%)
  3. Lasix (26 people, 14.69%)
  4. Eliquis (26 people, 14.69%)
  5. Lipitor (25 people, 14.12%)
  6. Lisinopril (19 people, 10.73%)
  7. Digoxin (17 people, 9.60%)
  8. Plavix (16 people, 9.04%)
  9. Furosemide (16 people, 9.04%)
  10. Aspirin (16 people, 9.04%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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