A study for a 67 year old man who takes Pueraria Mirifica - from FDA reports


9 males aged 67 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 67 year old male patient who has Dry Skin. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Feb, 21, 2019

9 males aged 67 (±5) who take Pueraria Mirifica are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Pueraria Mirifica for a 67-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 67
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Dry Skin
  • Drugs taken:
    • Pueraria Mirifica (kudzu)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Hair loss
  2. Skin hypopigmentation (loss of skin colour)
  3. Vasculitis (inflammation of a blood vessel or blood vessels)
  4. Pancytopenia (medical condition in which there is a reduction in the number of red and white blood cells, as well as platelets)
  5. Constipation
1 - 6 months:
n/a
6 - 12 months:
n/a
1 - 2 years:
n/a
2 - 5 years:
n/a
5 - 10 years:
n/a
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  1. Fall
  2. Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind)
  3. Fainting (loss of consciousness and postural tone)
  4. Mesenteric panniculitis (a rare benign inflammatory condition of unknown origin that affects the mesenteric fat)
  5. Pyogenic liver abscess (liver abscess caused by bacteria)
  6. Small intestine carcinoma (cancer tumour of small intestine)
  7. Haemorrhage (bleeding)
  8. Abnormal behavior

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Gastric Ulcer (stomach ulcer): 5 people, 55.56%
  2. High Blood Pressure : 4 people, 44.44%
  3. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 3 people, 33.33%
  4. Preventive Health Care : 3 people, 33.33%
  5. Emphysema (chronic respiratory disease - over inflation of the air sacs (alveoli) in the lungs): 3 people, 33.33%
  6. Constipation : 3 people, 33.33%
  7. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe): 3 people, 33.33%
  8. Weakness : 2 people, 22.22%
  9. Hepatic Neoplasm Malignant (liver cancer): 2 people, 22.22%
  10. Diarrhea : 2 people, 22.22%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Rabeprazole Sodium (5 people, 55.56%)
  2. Albuterol Sulfate (3 people, 33.33%)
  3. Folic Acid (3 people, 33.33%)
  4. Methotrexate (3 people, 33.33%)
  5. Nexavar (2 people, 22.22%)
  6. Nifedipine (2 people, 22.22%)
  7. Micardis (2 people, 22.22%)
  8. Renagel (1 person, 11.11%)
  9. Hyzaar (1 person, 11.11%)
  10. Aldomet (1 person, 11.11%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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