A study for a 73 year old man who takes Micardis, Felodipine - from FDA reports


23 males aged 73 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 73 year old male patient who has Hypertension. 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.

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What are the conditions?

What are the symtoms?

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On Jan, 12, 2019

23 males aged 73 (±5) who take Micardis, Felodipine are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Micardis, Felodipine for a 73-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 73
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Hypertension
  • Drugs taken:
    • Micardis (telmisartan)
    • Felodipine (felodipine)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Erectile Dysfunction: 0 (0% of males aged 73 (±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. Suicide attempt
  2. Atrioventricular block complete (heart block complete)
  3. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  4. Fainting (loss of consciousness and postural tone)
1 - 6 months:
6 - 12 months:
1 - 2 years:
2 - 5 years:
5 - 10 years:
10+ years:
not specified:
  1. Hyponatremia (abnormally low level of sodium in the blood; associated with dehydration)
  2. Back injury
  3. International normalised ratio increased
  4. Chest pain
  5. Nausea and vomiting
  6. Back pain
  7. Drug intolerance (drug sensitivity)
  8. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  9. Fall
  10. Metamorphopsia (a type of distorted vision in which a grid of straight lines appears wavy and parts of the grid may appear blank)

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Hyperaldosteronism : 3 people, 13.04%
  2. Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body): 2 people, 8.70%
  3. Polymyalgia (pain in many muscles): 2 people, 8.70%
  4. Irritable Bowel Syndrome : 2 people, 8.70%
  5. Coronary Heart Disease (narrowing or blockage of the coronary arteries): 2 people, 8.70%
  6. Hyperlipidaemia (presence of excess lipids in the blood): 2 people, 8.70%
  7. Type 2 Diabetes : 2 people, 8.70%
  8. High Blood Cholesterol : 2 people, 8.70%
  9. Cardiac Disorder : 1 person, 4.35%
  10. Cerebellar Infarction (impaired blood circulation to cerebellum): 1 person, 4.35%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Aspirin (5 people, 21.74%)
  2. Atenolol (5 people, 21.74%)
  3. Clonidine (3 people, 13.04%)
  4. Aldactone (3 people, 13.04%)
  5. Hytrin (3 people, 13.04%)
  6. Zolpidem Tartrate (2 people, 8.70%)
  7. Linagliptin (2 people, 8.70%)
  8. Lactulose (2 people, 8.70%)
  9. Gliclazide (2 people, 8.70%)
  10. Fluoxetine (2 people, 8.70%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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