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Amlodipine Besylate vs Amlodipine Maleate; Benazepril Hydrochloride, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a male patient aged 68

This is personalized comparison of Amlodipine Besylate vs Amlodipine Maleate; Benazepril Hydrochloride for a male aged 68. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

What are the drugs

Amlodipine besylate (latest outcomes from 19,054 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Amlodipine maleate; benazepril hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 358 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine maleate; benazepril hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure.

On Oct, 26, 2014: 11,787 male patients aged 62 who take the same drugs are studied in Amlodipine Besylate vs Amlodipine Maleate; Benazepril Hydrochloride

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male62Hypertension - essential

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Amlodipine Besylate amlodipine besylateActavis Totowa
Amlodipine Maleate; Benazepril Hydrochloride amlodipine maleate; benazepril hydrochlorideDr Reddys Labs Ltd

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 62 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Amlodipine Besylate (Actavis Totowa)Amlodipine Maleate; Benazepril Hydrochloride (Dr Reddys Labs Ltd)
Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Loss Of Libido (loss of sexual urge)
Pyrexia (fever)Completed Suicide (act of taking one's own life)
Chest PainHypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
Asthenia (weakness)Memory Impairment
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Sexual Dysfunction (difficulty experienced by an individual or a couple during any stage of a normal sexual activity)
Drug IneffectiveNightmare (unpleasant dream)
Condition AggravatedMuscle Pain (muscle pain)
Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)Hyporeflexia (condition of below normal or absent reflexes)

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Amlodipine Besylate (Actavis Totowa)Amlodipine Maleate; Benazepril Hydrochloride (Dr Reddys Labs Ltd)
Stomach PainMuscle Pain (muscle pain)
DizzinessEar Discomfort
Cerebrovascular Accident (sudden death of some brain cells due to lack of oxygen when the blood flow to the brain is impaired by blockage or rupture)Throat - Sore (throat pain)
Renal Impairment (severely reduced kidney function)Peyronie's Disease (bent penis)
Blood Creatinine IncreasedMouth Sores (mouth ulcer due to irritation or teeth bite)
Hypertension (high blood pressure)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)Vision Blurred
PainStomach Pain
Erectile DysfunctionAnger
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Rash (redness)

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Amlodipine Besylate1.23%8.98%59.86%26.76%3.17%
Amlodipine Maleate; Benazepril Hydrochloride3.70%18.52%40.74%33.33%3.70%

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Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Amlodipine Besylate (amlodipine besylate) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Amlodipine Maleate; Benazepril Hydrochloride (amlodipine maleate; benazepril hydrochloride) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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