A study for a 88 year old man who takes Vitamin D3, Berberis Vulgaris, Glipizide, Caterpillar Mushroom, Uloric, Coreg, Amlodipine, Bumetanide, Turmeric - from FDA reports


80 males aged 88 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 88 year old male patient who has Vitamin Supplementation, Diabetes, Gout, Kidney Failure - Chronic, Hypertension, Congestive Heart Failure, Arthritis. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jan, 11, 2019

80 males aged 88 (±5) who take Vitamin D3, Berberis Vulgaris, Glipizide, Caterpillar Mushroom, Uloric, Coreg, Amlodipine, Bumetanide, Turmeric are studied.


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Vitamin D3, Berberis Vulgaris, Glipizide, Caterpillar Mushroom, Uloric, Coreg, Amlodipine, Bumetanide, Turmeric for a 88-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 88
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Vitamin Supplementation, Diabetes, Gout, Kidney Failure - Chronic, Hypertension, Congestive Heart Failure, Arthritis
  • Drugs taken:
    • Vitamin D3 (ergocalciferol)
    • Berberis Vulgaris (european barberry)
    • Glipizide (glipizide)
    • Coreg (carvedilol)
    • Uloric (febuxostat)
    • Caterpillar Mushroom (cordyceps)
    • Amlodipine (amlodipine besylate)
    • Bumetanide (bumetanide)
    • Turmeric (turmeric)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common drug interactions over time

< 1 month:
  1. Cardiac arrest
  2. Acidosis (build-up of carbon dioxide in the blood)
  3. 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)
  4. Myositis (inflammation of the muscles)
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  6. Hypersensitivity
  7. Stress and anxiety
  8. Purulence (containing pus)
  9. Ventricular fibrillation (abnormally irregular heart rhythm)
  10. Erythema multiforme (a type of hypersensitivity reaction)
1 - 6 months:
n/a
6 - 12 months:
n/a
1 - 2 years:
n/a
2 - 5 years:
n/a
5 - 10 years:
n/a
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  1. Cachexia (loss of weight)
  2. Haemorrhagic anaemia (anaemia due to excessive bleeding)
  3. Dry eyes (lack of adequate tears)
  4. Balance disorder
  5. Hyperkalemia (damage to or disease of the kidney)
  6. Hyperhidrosis (abnormally increased sweating)
  7. Morbid thoughts (serious thoughts)
  8. Joint swelling
  9. Bronchitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes)
  10. Faecaloma (hard mass of fecal matter)

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): 13 people, 16.25%
  2. Hyperkalemia (damage to or disease of the kidney): 6 people, 7.50%
  3. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen): 6 people, 7.50%
  4. Prostate Cancer : 5 people, 6.25%
  5. Alpha-1 Anti-Trypsin Deficiency (alpha-1 antitrypsin (aat) deficiency is a condition in which the body does not make enough of a protein that protects the lungs and liver from damage): 4 people, 5.00%
  6. Joint Pain : 3 people, 3.75%
  7. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 3 people, 3.75%
  8. Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (primary high blood pressure that affects the arteries in the lungs and the right side of your heart): 3 people, 3.75%
  9. High Blood Cholesterol : 3 people, 3.75%
  10. Anticoagulant Therapy : 3 people, 3.75%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Plavix (12 people, 15.00%)
  2. Vitamin B12 (12 people, 15.00%)
  3. Fish Oil (11 people, 13.75%)
  4. Xarelto (9 people, 11.25%)
  5. Flomax (9 people, 11.25%)
  6. Protonix (9 people, 11.25%)
  7. Pantoprazole (8 people, 10.00%)
  8. Lipitor (8 people, 10.00%)
  9. Aspirin (7 people, 8.75%)
  10. Lyrica (7 people, 8.75%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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