A study for a 83 year old woman who takes Valacyclovir - from FDA reports

1,684 females aged 83 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 83 year old female patient who has Kidney Stones. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jan, 18, 2019

1,684 females aged 83 (±5) who take Valacyclovir are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Valacyclovir for a 83-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 83
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Kidney Stones
  • Drugs taken:
    • Valacyclovir (valacyclovir hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Stones - Kidney: 0 (0% of females aged 83 (±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. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  2. Altered state of consciousness (altered state of mind)
  3. Encephalopathy (functioning of the brain is affected by some agent or condition)
  4. Dizziness
  5. Delirium (wild excitement)
  6. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  7. Drowsiness
  8. Appetite - decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)
  9. Anorexia (eating disorder characterized by immoderate food restriction and irrational fear of gaining weight)
  10. Gait disturbance
1 - 6 months:
  1. Neurological symptom (symptoms of nervous system disease)
  2. Orthostatic hypotension (a medical condition consisting of a sudden decrease in blood pressure when a person stands up)
  3. Blood urea increased
  4. Death
  5. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  6. Hepatic enzyme abnormal
  7. Weakness
  8. Drowsiness
  9. Dyslalia (inability to articulate comprehensible speech)
  10. Hepatitis (inflammation of the liver)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Neuroendocrine carcinoma (cancer tumour that arise from cells of the endocrine (hormonal) and nervous systems)
  2. Rashes (redness)
  3. Drug resistance (reduction in effectiveness of a drug)
  4. Viith nerve paralysis
  5. Lobar pneumonia (a form of pneumonia that affects a large and continuous area of the lobe of a lung)
  6. Dermatitis allergic (inflammation of the skin due allergic reaction)
  7. Subdural haemorrhage (bleeding between the skull and the surface of the brain)
  8. Fall
  9. Cardio-respiratory arrest (sudden dysfunction of heart and lungs)
  10. Dizziness
1 - 2 years:
  1. Visual disturbance
  2. Acute kidney failure
2 - 5 years:
  1. Pain
  2. Stomatitis (inflammation of mucous membrane of mouth)
  3. Rashes (redness)
  4. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  5. Anuria (failure of the kidneys to produce urine)
  6. Acidosis (build-up of carbon dioxide in the blood)
  7. Back pain
  8. Thrombosis (formation of a blood clot inside a blood vessel)
  9. Joint pain
  10. Blood urea increased
5 - 10 years:
10+ years:
not specified:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Fever
  4. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  5. Pneumonia
  6. Weakness
  7. Diarrhea
  8. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  9. Altered state of consciousness (altered state of mind)
  10. Dizziness

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 237 people, 14.07%
  2. High Blood Pressure : 195 people, 11.58%
  3. Pain : 74 people, 4.39%
  4. Constipation : 72 people, 4.28%
  5. Preventive Health Care : 61 people, 3.62%
  6. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 49 people, 2.91%
  7. Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (cancer in which the bone marrow makes too many lymphocytes (a type of white blood cell)): 40 people, 2.38%
  8. 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): 38 people, 2.26%
  9. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 37 people, 2.20%
  10. Diabetes : 35 people, 2.08%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Revlimid (155 people, 9.20%)
  2. Norvasc (116 people, 6.89%)
  3. Aspirin (88 people, 5.23%)
  4. Amlodipine (71 people, 4.22%)
  5. Lyrica (69 people, 4.10%)
  6. Lasix (68 people, 4.04%)
  7. Zovirax (67 people, 3.98%)
  8. Lipitor (66 people, 3.92%)
  9. Furosemide (65 people, 3.86%)
  10. Synthroid (58 people, 3.44%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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