A study for a 72 year old woman who takes Singulair - from FDA reports


8,661 females aged 72 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 72 year old female patient who has Allergies. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jan, 12, 2019

8,661 females aged 72 (±5) who take Singulair are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Singulair for a 72-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 72
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Allergies
  • Drugs taken:
    • Singulair (montelukast sodium)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Acne(skin problems that cause pimples): 8 (0.09% of females aged 72 (±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. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)
  2. Headache (pain in head)
  3. Cough
  4. Swollen tongue (swelling of tongue)
  5. Wheezing (a high-pitched whistling sound made while you breath)
  6. Influenza like illness
  7. Itching
  8. Dizziness
  9. Tongue discoloration
  10. Balance disorder
1 - 6 months:
  1. Allergic granulomatous angiitis (allergic inflammation of a blood vessel or lymph duct)
  2. Cough
  3. Chest pain
  4. Wheezing (a high-pitched whistling sound made while you breath)
  5. Breathing difficulty
  6. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  7. Enlarged heart
  8. Heart attack
  9. Haematemesis (vomiting of blood)
  10. Upper respiratory tract infection
6 - 12 months:
  1. Stress and anxiety
  2. Speech disorder
  3. Coughing up blood
  4. Poor quality sleep
  5. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  6. Dry mouth
  7. Oedema (fluid collection in tissue)
  8. Nightmares (unpleasant dreams)
  9. Myopathy (a muscular disease in which the muscle fibres do not function)
  10. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Allergic granulomatous angiitis (allergic inflammation of a blood vessel or lymph duct)
  2. Breathing difficulty
  3. Cough
  4. Nausea and vomiting
  5. Weakness
  6. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  7. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  8. Fever
  9. Myopathy (a muscular disease in which the muscle fibres do not function)
  10. Chronic kidney disease
2 - 5 years:
  1. The flu (the flu is caused by an influenza virus)
  2. Stress and anxiety
  3. Femur fracture
  4. Nasopharyngitis (inflammation of the nasopharynx)
  5. Cyst (a closed sac)
  6. Periodontal disease (disease that attacks the gum and bone and around the teeth)
  7. Allergic granulomatous angiitis (allergic inflammation of a blood vessel or lymph duct)
  8. Road traffic accident
  9. Aseptic necrosis (the death of bone tissue due to a lack of blood supply)
  10. Haemorrhoidal haemorrhage (bleeding from the haemorrhoids)
5 - 10 years:
  1. Mental disorder (a psychological term for a mental or behavioural pattern or anomaly that causes distress or disability)
  2. Weight increased
  3. Restless leg syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs)
  4. Drowsiness
  5. Depression
  6. Allergic granulomatous angiitis (allergic inflammation of a blood vessel or lymph duct)
  7. Adverse event
  8. Death
  9. Type 2 diabetes
  10. Fever
10+ years:
  1. Drug intolerance (drug sensitivity)
  2. Upper limb fracture
  3. Back pain
  4. Intervertebral disc degeneration (spinal disc degeneration)
  5. Joint pain
  6. Pain in extremity
  7. Pain
  8. Indigestion
  9. Rashes (redness)
  10. Depression
not specified:
  1. Breathing difficulty
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Cough
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  5. Drug ineffective
  6. Pneumonia
  7. Fall
  8. Dizziness
  9. Weakness
  10. Diarrhea

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure : 962 people, 11.11%
  2. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe): 768 people, 8.87%
  3. High Blood Cholesterol : 702 people, 8.11%
  4. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 544 people, 6.28%
  5. Hypersensitivity : 504 people, 5.82%
  6. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 496 people, 5.73%
  7. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 441 people, 5.09%
  8. Pain : 435 people, 5.02%
  9. Diabetes : 311 people, 3.59%
  10. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 308 people, 3.56%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Spiriva (1,041 people, 12.02%)
  2. Synthroid (852 people, 9.84%)
  3. Symbicort (791 people, 9.13%)
  4. Advair Hfa (725 people, 8.37%)
  5. Lasix (721 people, 8.32%)
  6. Nexium (699 people, 8.07%)
  7. Advair Diskus 100/50 (621 people, 7.17%)
  8. Lipitor (613 people, 7.08%)
  9. Albuterol (572 people, 6.60%)
  10. Metformin (494 people, 5.70%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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