A study for a 64 year old man who takes Requip - from FDA reports

Summary

2,171 males aged 64 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 64 year old male patient who has Interstitial Lung Disease. 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.

What are the drugs?

What are the conditions?

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.


On Mar, 13, 2019

2,171 males aged 64 (±5) who take Requip are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Requip for a 64-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 64
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Drugs taken:
    • Requip (ropinirole hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Drowsiness
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
  4. Weakness
  5. Abdominal pain
  6. Chest pain
  7. Speech impairment (adult) (inability to speak (adult))
  8. Speech disorder
  9. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
  10. Diplopia (double vision)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind)
  2. Fainting (loss of consciousness and postural tone)
  3. Weight increased
  4. Drug ineffective
  5. Drowsiness
  6. Gastrointestinal haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)
  7. Abnormal dreams
  8. Fall
  9. Dizziness
  10. Anger
6 - 12 months:
  1. Drowsiness
  2. Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind)
  3. Drug ineffective
  4. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
  5. Sudden onset of sleep
  6. Confusional state
  7. Road traffic accident
  8. Muscle rigidity (muscle stiffness)
  9. Weakness
  10. Irritability
1 - 2 years:
  1. Gambling
  2. Oedema peripheral (superficial swelling)
  3. Penile oedema (penis swelling)
  4. Drug ineffective
  5. Hypersensitivity
  6. Cerebral haemorrhage (bleeding within the brain)
  7. Drowsiness
  8. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  9. Persecutory delusion
  10. Nightmares (unpleasant dreams)
2 - 5 years:
  1. Gambling
  2. Obsessive-compulsive disorder (an anxiety disorder characterized by intrusive thoughts that produce uneasiness, apprehension, fear, or worry;)
  3. Drowsiness
  4. Dependence
  5. Pathological gambling
  6. Sudden onset of sleep
  7. Personality change
  8. Libido increased (increased sexual urge to have sex)
  9. Depression
  10. Overdose
5 - 10 years:
  1. Obsessive-compulsive disorder (an anxiety disorder characterized by intrusive thoughts that produce uneasiness, apprehension, fear, or worry;)
  2. Confusional state
  3. Pathological gambling
  4. Gambling
  5. Delirium (wild excitement)
  6. Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind)
  7. Depression
  8. Drowsiness
  9. Emotional distress
  10. Feeling abnormal
10+ years:
  1. Gambling
not specified:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Drowsiness
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  5. Fall
  6. Dizziness
  7. Weakness
  8. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  9. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
  10. Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind)

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure : 139 people, 6.40%
  2. High Blood Cholesterol : 112 people, 5.16%
  3. Depression : 88 people, 4.05%
  4. Pain : 77 people, 3.55%
  5. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 72 people, 3.32%
  6. Stress And Anxiety : 71 people, 3.27%
  7. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 67 people, 3.09%
  8. Diabetes : 64 people, 2.95%
  9. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 49 people, 2.26%
  10. 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): 48 people, 2.21%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Sinemet (247 people, 11.38%)
  2. Lipitor (151 people, 6.96%)
  3. Aspirin (134 people, 6.17%)
  4. Lasix (121 people, 5.57%)
  5. Azilect (112 people, 5.16%)
  6. Nexium (105 people, 4.84%)
  7. Stalevo 100 (104 people, 4.79%)
  8. Lisinopril (98 people, 4.51%)
  9. Lyrica (94 people, 4.33%)
  10. Flomax (91 people, 4.19%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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