A study for a 64 year old woman who takes Lisinopril - from FDA reports


29,295 females aged 64 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 64 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, 17, 2019

29,295 females aged 64 (±5) who take Lisinopril are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lisinopril for a 64-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 64
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: High Blood Pressure
  • Drugs taken:
    • Lisinopril (lisinopril)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Muscle aches (muscle pain)
  2. Dizziness
  3. Swollen tongue (swelling of tongue)
  4. Pain in extremity
  5. Breathing difficulty
  6. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  7. Diarrhea
  8. Weakness
  9. Tongue blistering
  10. Swallowing difficulty
1 - 6 months:
  1. Cough
  2. Breathing difficulty
  3. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  5. Nausea and vomiting
  6. Angioedema (rapid swelling of the dermis)
  7. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  8. Dizziness
  9. Headache (pain in head)
  10. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Bronchitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes)
  2. Pathological gambling
  3. Tracheitis (an inflammation of the trachea)
  4. Breathing difficulty
  5. Ear barotrauma (discomfort and possible damage in the ear due to pressure differences between the inside and outside of the eardrum)
  6. Dizziness
  7. Allergic rhinitis
  8. Pharyngitis (inflammation of the pharynx, causing a sore throat)
  9. Psychiatric symptom
  10. Otitis media acute (rapid inflammation of the middle ear)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Angioedema (rapid swelling of the dermis)
  2. Breathing difficulty
  3. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  4. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen)
  5. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  6. Cardiac failure congestive
  7. Blood glucose increased
  8. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  9. Skin ulcer
  10. Stress and anxiety
2 - 5 years:
  1. Urinary tract infection
  2. Acute kidney failure
  3. Diarrhea
  4. Hypokalemia (low potassium)
  5. Depression
  6. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  7. Hypomagnesaemia (electrolyte disturbance in which there is an abnormally low level of magnesium in the blood)
  8. Blood sodium decreased
  9. Stress and anxiety
  10. Angioedema (rapid swelling of the dermis)
5 - 10 years:
  1. Chronic kidney disease
  2. Angioedema (rapid swelling of the dermis)
  3. Hair loss
  4. Breathing difficulty
  5. Acute kidney failure
  6. Pain
  7. Diarrhea
  8. Weakness
  9. Cough
  10. Hair texture abnormal
10+ years:
  1. Angioedema (rapid swelling of the dermis)
  2. Hair loss
  3. Dizziness
  4. Swollen tongue (swelling of tongue)
  5. Weakness
  6. Breathing difficulty
  7. Type 2 diabetes
  8. Pneumonia
  9. Cough
  10. Headache (pain in head)
not specified:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Diarrhea
  4. Breathing difficulty
  5. Drug ineffective
  6. Pain
  7. Weakness
  8. Dizziness
  9. Headache (pain in head)
  10. Fall

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Cholesterol : 2,971 people, 10.14%
  2. Diabetes : 2,409 people, 8.22%
  3. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 2,285 people, 7.80%
  4. Pain : 1,769 people, 6.04%
  5. Depression : 1,612 people, 5.50%
  6. Type 2 Diabetes : 1,611 people, 5.50%
  7. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 1,454 people, 4.96%
  8. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 1,143 people, 3.90%
  9. Stress And Anxiety : 1,055 people, 3.60%
  10. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe): 813 people, 2.78%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Metformin (2,935 people, 10.02%)
  2. Lipitor (2,442 people, 8.34%)
  3. Aspirin (2,289 people, 7.81%)
  4. Lasix (2,133 people, 7.28%)
  5. Synthroid (2,116 people, 7.22%)
  6. Humira (1,927 people, 6.58%)
  7. Hydrochlorothiazide (1,647 people, 5.62%)
  8. Amlodipine (1,599 people, 5.46%)
  9. Nexium (1,592 people, 5.43%)
  10. Vitamin D (1,452 people, 4.96%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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