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Amlodipine Besylate vs Hydralazine Hydrochloride for a female patient aged 101

Summary: 991 female patients aged 101 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Amlodipine Besylate vs Hydralazine Hydrochloride for a female aged 101. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Amlodipine besylate (latest outcomes from 19,118 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Hydralazine hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 336 users) has active ingredients of hydralazine hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure.

On Apr, 19, 2015: 991 female patients aged 95 who take the same drugs are studied in Amlodipine Besylate vs Hydralazine Hydrochloride

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female95blood pressure

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Amlodipine Besylate amlodipine besylateApotex
Hydralazine Hydrochloride hydralazine hydrochlorideAscot

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 95 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:

(outcome and its % of total reports)

Amlodipine Besylate (Apotex)Hydralazine Hydrochloride (Ascot)
Catapres-tts-2

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Amlodipine Besylate (Apotex)Hydralazine Hydrochloride (Ascot)
FallMyocardial Infarction
NauseaHypotension
HyponatraemiaCardiogenic Shock
MalaiseMuscle Spasms
Drug IneffectiveAcute Circulatory Failure
AstheniaPleural Effusion
Confusional StateDermatitis Nos
PneumoniaAcute Myocardial Infarction
DizzinessRespiratory Tract Neoplasm Nos
Depressed Level Of ConsciousnessAngina Pectoris

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 (Apotex)Hydralazine Hydrochloride (Ascot)
Platelet Count DecreasedAngina Pectoris
Gastrointestinal HaemorrhageLoss Of Consciousness
EczemaTransient Ischaemic Attack
PneumoniaAcute Myocardial Infarction
PurpuraNasal Congestion
AsthmaBradycardia
HyperuricaemiaHypotension
Loss Of ConsciousnessRespiratory Depression
Fall
Hypothyroidism

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Amlodipine Besylate0.00%5.88%64.71%23.53%5.88%
Hydralazine Hydrochloride0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

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Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Amlodipine Besylate (amlodipine besylate) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Hydralazine Hydrochloride (hydralazine 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:

Recent related drug comparison:

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

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