Polypill Health Benefits Calculator

For people aged 50 or over who have not had a heart attack or stroke

Enter your age (must be between 50 and 95 years):

Years of life gained without a heart
attack or stroke in those who benefit

Among people your age () an unpredictable  will have a heart attack or stroke sometime during the rest of their life.

If you are one of the  who benefit from taking a daily Polypill you can expect to live an extra  without a heart attack or stroke.

If you are male the estimates are and an extra  and for women  and an extra  .

This calculator is based on the paper by NJ Wald and JK Morris Quantifying the health benefits of chronic disease prevention: a fresh approach using cardiovascular disease as an example.