Ramipril Vs. Amlodipine for a male patient aged 62 - from FDA reports


Summary

This is a personalized comparison Ramipril, Amlodipine for a man aged 62. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Sep, 15, 2017

31,270 males aged 62 (±5) who take Ramipril, Amlodipine are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Ramipril, Amlodipine for a male patient aged 62.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 62
  • Gender: male
  • Reason for the study: Heart Valve Stenosis

Drugs in this study:

  • Amlodipine (amlodipine besylate)
  • Ramipril (ramipril)

eHealthMe real world results for males aged 62 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:
Outcome and its % of total reports:

Insomnia:
  • Ramipril: 0.55 %
  • Amlodipine: 1.19 %

Most common side effects:

Ramipril:
  • Breathing Difficulty
  • Chest Pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue
  • Heart Attack
  • Hypotension
  • Nausea
  • Renal Failure Acute
  • Weakness
Amlodipine:
  • Breathing Difficulty
  • Diarrhea
  • Drug Ineffective
  • Fatigue
  • Fever
  • Heart Attack
  • Hypotension
  • Nausea
  • Rashes
  • Weakness

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

Ramipril:
  • Angioedema
  • Breathing Difficulty
  • Chest Pain
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Fatigue
  • Heart Attack
  • Hypotension
  • Low Tissue Oxygen
  • Renal Failure Acute
Amlodipine:
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Blood Creatinine Increased
  • Breathing Difficulty
  • Chest Pain
  • Depression
  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue
  • Hypotension
  • Stress And Anxiety
  • Stroke

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