A study for a 80 year old man who takes Lasix, Temazepam - from FDA reports

Summary

485 males aged 80 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 80 year old male patient who has Hypertension, Insomnia Concerns. 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, 14, 2019

485 males aged 80 (±5) who take Lasix, Temazepam are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lasix, Temazepam for a 80-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 80
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Hypertension, Insomnia Concerns
  • Drugs taken:
    • Lasix (furosemide)
    • Temazepam (temazepam)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common drug interactions over time

< 1 month:
  1. Pain
  2. Renal injury (kidney injury)
  3. Dyspnea exertional
  4. Infection
  5. Cardiac failure congestive
  6. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  7. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  8. Neutropenic sepsis (whole body infection is caused by a condition in which the number of white blood cells (called neutrophils) in the blood is low. neutrophils help the body to fight infection)
  9. Hyperhidrosis (abnormally increased sweating)
  10. Multiple myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Drug intolerance (drug sensitivity)
  2. Diarrhea
  3. Infection
  4. Multiple myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells)
6 - 12 months:
n/a
1 - 2 years:
  1. Breathing difficulty
  2. Injury
  3. Cerebral infarction (less blood supply to brain resulting tissue damage)
  4. 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)
  5. Cardiac pseudoaneurysm (leaking of a heart artery with blood collection)
  6. Malignant melanoma (skin cancer rises from melancytes)
  7. Adverse drug reaction
  8. Eosinophil count increased
  9. Lower respiratory tract infection
  10. High blood cholesterol
2 - 5 years:
  1. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe)
  2. Death
  3. Gastrointestinal haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)
  4. Interstitial lung disease
  5. Subdural haemorrhage (bleeding between the skull and the surface of the brain)
5 - 10 years:
  1. Gastrointestinal haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  1. Haemoglobin decreased
  2. Impaired healing
  3. Appetite - decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)
  4. Hearing loss
  5. Neck pain
  6. Gingivitis (inflammation of gums)
  7. Swallowing difficulty
  8. Balance disorder
  9. Hypokalemia (low potassium)
  10. Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints)

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 41 people, 8.45%
  2. 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): 37 people, 7.63%
  3. Prostate Cancer : 36 people, 7.42%
  4. Pain : 34 people, 7.01%
  5. High Blood Cholesterol : 31 people, 6.39%
  6. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe): 27 people, 5.57%
  7. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 25 people, 5.15%
  8. Preventive Health Care : 20 people, 4.12%
  9. Depression : 20 people, 4.12%
  10. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 18 people, 3.71%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Aspirin (109 people, 22.47%)
  2. Plavix (57 people, 11.75%)
  3. Lisinopril (55 people, 11.34%)
  4. Albuterol (53 people, 10.93%)
  5. Flomax (53 people, 10.93%)
  6. Digoxin (53 people, 10.93%)
  7. Lactulose (52 people, 10.72%)
  8. Spiriva (52 people, 10.72%)
  9. Nitroglycerin (51 people, 10.52%)
  10. Dexamethasone (51 people, 10.52%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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