A study for a 70 year old woman who takes Tenormin - from FDA reports


20,626 females aged 70 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 70 year old female patient who has High Blood Pressure. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Feb, 10, 2019

20,626 females aged 70 (±5) who take Tenormin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Tenormin for a 70-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 70
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: High Blood Pressure
  • Drugs taken:
    • Tenormin (atenolol)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Dizziness
  2. Weakness
  3. Headache (pain in head)
  4. Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)
  5. Breathing difficulty
  6. Accidental overdose (therapeutic agent)
  7. Pruritus generalised (generalized itching)
  8. Rash maculo-papular (red area on the skin that is covered with small confluent bumps)
  9. Pain
  10. Eye haemorrhage (bleeding in the eye)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Hypokalemia (low potassium)
  2. Dizziness
  3. Systemic sclerosis (scleroderma) (an autoimmune or connective tissue disease. it is characterized by thickening of the skin)
  4. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  6. Breathing difficulty
  7. Heart attack
  8. Headache (pain in head)
  9. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  10. Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
  2. Pneumonia
  3. Multi-organ failure (multisystem organ failure)
  4. Fainting (loss of consciousness and postural tone)
  5. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen)
  6. Diarrhea
  7. Dizziness
  8. Nightmares (unpleasant dreams)
  9. Drug ineffective
  10. Hyperhidrosis (abnormally increased sweating)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Confusion
  2. Sopor (sleep)
  3. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
  4. Retrograde amnesia (a loss of memory-access to events that occurred, or information that was learned, before an injury or the onset of a disease)
  5. Presyncope
  6. Circulatory collapse
  7. Itching
  8. Bradyphrenia (neurological term referring to the slowness of thought common to many disorders of the brain)
  9. Abnormal behavior
  10. Diverticulitis (digestive disease which involves the formation of pouches (diverticula) within the bowel wall)
2 - 5 years:
  1. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen)
  2. Fainting (loss of consciousness and postural tone)
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  5. Diarrhea
  6. Weakness
  7. Sinus arrest (sinus pause)
  8. Urinary tract infection
  9. Dizziness
  10. Non-hodgkin's lymphoma (malignant (cancer) cells form in the lymph system)
5 - 10 years:
  1. High blood cholesterol
  2. Arterial occlusive disease (slow process through which arteries throughout the body become progressively narrowed and eventually completely blocked)
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  4. Breathing difficulty
  5. Blood pressure management
  6. Pneumonia
  7. Drug ineffective
  8. Breast cancer
  9. Blood glucose increased
  10. Chest pain
10+ years:
  1. Dizziness
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  4. Femur fracture
  5. Fall
  6. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  7. High blood cholesterol
  8. Diarrhea
  9. Neck pain
  10. Bone disorder
not specified:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Weakness
  4. Diarrhea
  5. Dizziness
  6. Breathing difficulty
  7. Drug ineffective
  8. Headache (pain in head)
  9. Fall
  10. Pain

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Cholesterol : 1,874 people, 9.09%
  2. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 1,540 people, 7.47%
  3. Diabetes : 919 people, 4.46%
  4. Pain : 832 people, 4.03%
  5. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 798 people, 3.87%
  6. 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): 745 people, 3.61%
  7. Depression : 682 people, 3.31%
  8. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 667 people, 3.23%
  9. Type 2 Diabetes : 622 people, 3.02%
  10. Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 506 people, 2.45%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Aspirin (1,832 people, 8.88%)
  2. Lipitor (1,769 people, 8.58%)
  3. Synthroid (1,523 people, 7.38%)
  4. Lasix (1,233 people, 5.98%)
  5. Hydrochlorothiazide (1,203 people, 5.83%)
  6. Norvasc (1,186 people, 5.75%)
  7. Lisinopril (1,152 people, 5.59%)
  8. Amlodipine (1,069 people, 5.18%)
  9. Simvastatin (1,068 people, 5.18%)
  10. Metformin (934 people, 4.53%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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