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Lisinopril vs Amlodipine Besylate for a male patient aged 58

Summary: 17,348 male patients aged 58 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Lisinopril vs Amlodipine Besylate for a male aged 58. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Lisinopril (latest outcomes from 99,316 users) has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure.

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

On Apr, 25, 2015: 17,348 male patients aged 53 who take the same drugs are studied in Lisinopril vs Amlodipine Besylate

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male53High blood pressure

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Lisinopril lisinoprilPar Pharm
Amlodipine Besylate amlodipine besylateMylan

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 53 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Lisinopril (Par Pharm)Amlodipine Besylate (Mylan)
NauseaMyocardial Infarction
Myocardial InfarctionPyrexia
DyspnoeaNausea
FatigueDyspnoea
DizzinessChest Pain
Drug IneffectiveDrug Ineffective
HypotensionHypertension
Chest PainOedema Peripheral
Renal Failure AcuteAsthenia
AstheniaFatigue

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Lisinopril (Par Pharm)Amlodipine Besylate (Mylan)
AngioedemaMyocardial Infarction
Erectile DysfunctionHypertension
DepressionFatigue
Lip SwellingInsomnia
DizzinessNausea
AnxietyPneumonia
TinnitusOedema Peripheral
Oedema PeripheralNon-cardiac Chest Pain
Myocardial InfarctionAbdominal Pain
WeaknessDisturbance In Attention

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Lisinopril2.28%13.37%38.60%35.26%10.49%
Amlodipine Besylate6.34%16.92%40.18%30.82%5.74%

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Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Lisinopril (lisinopril) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Amlodipine Besylate (amlodipine besylate) 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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