How effective is Norvasc for Raynaud's phenomenon?
Overall ratings: 3.9/5
Long term ratings: 4.0/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Norvasc (amlodipine besylate) is for Raynaud's phenomenon. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 8 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Norvasc
Norvasc (latest outcomes from 80,465 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Raynaud's phenomenon (discoloration of the fingers, toes, and occasionally other areas) (latest reports from 12,561 patients) can be treated by Nifedipine, Norvasc, Amlodipine Besylate, Procardia Xl, Procardia.
On Oct, 30, 2014: 8 people are studied for taking Norvasc in Raynaud's phenomenon
Norvasc effectiveness for Raynaud's phenomenon (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Norvasc for Raynaud's phenomenon * :
|Raynaud's phenomenon||87.50%||12.50% |
Age of people who take Norvasc for Raynaud's phenomenon * :
|Raynaud's phenomenon||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||12.50%||37.50%||25.00%||25.00% |
Who find Norvasc more effective for Raynaud's phenomenon?
Gender of people who find Norvasc more effective * :
|Raynaud's phenomenon||83.33%||16.67% |
Age of people who find Norvasc more effective * :
|Raynaud's phenomenon||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||16.67%||33.33%||33.33%||16.67% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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