Review: taking Amlodipine besylate and Alendronate sodium together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Amlodipine besylate and Alendronate sodium together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Amlodipine besylate and Alendronate sodium. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,446 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Amlodipine Besylate

Amlodipine besylate has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Amlodipine besylate 24,489 users)

Alendronate Sodium

Alendronate sodium has active ingredients of alendronate sodium. It is often used in osteoporosis. (latest outcomes from Alendronate sodium 23,263 users)

On Sep, 15, 2016

4,446 people who take Amlodipine Besylate, Alendronate Sodium are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Amlodipine besylate and Alendronate sodium drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Amlodipine Besylate:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 55.0% - (5 of 9 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 50.0% - (3 of 6 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (3 of 3 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Alendronate Sodium:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 40.0% - (2 of 5 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 50.0% - (4 of 8 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 40.0% - (2 of 5 people)
  • 10+ years: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Amlodipine Besylate:
  • female: 42.0% - (9 of 21 people)
  • male: 71.0% - (5 of 7 people)
Alendronate Sodium:
  • female: 47.0% - (8 of 17 people)
  • male: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Amlodipine Besylate:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 60+: 45.0% - (10 of 22 people)
Alendronate Sodium:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 42.0% - (8 of 19 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • chest pain
  • diarrhoea
  • vomiting
  • fall
  • femur fracture
  • nausea
  • impaired healing
  • malaise
  • pain
  • arthralgia
1 - 6 months:
  • fall
  • femur fracture
  • impaired healing
  • back pain
  • anaemia
  • osteoarthritis
  • pain in extremity
  • low turnover osteopathy
  • nausea
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
6 - 12 months:
  • osteomyelitis
  • depression
  • chest pain
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • jaw fracture
  • impaired healing
  • muscle spasms
  • abdominal pain
  • cough
  • tooth abscess
1 - 2 years:
  • femur fracture
  • osteoarthritis
  • anaemia
  • depression
  • fall
  • osteonecrosis
  • urinary tract infection
  • impaired healing
  • nausea
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
2 - 5 years:
  • femur fracture
  • depression
  • impaired healing
  • arthralgia
  • anxiety
  • osteoarthritis
  • fall
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • anaemia
  • osteomyelitis
5 - 10 years:
  • femur fracture
  • osteoarthritis
  • depression
  • fall
  • osteonecrosis
  • osteomyelitis
  • back pain
  • fatigue
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • pain in extremity
10+ years:
  • femur fracture
  • depression
  • osteoarthritis
  • fall
  • urinary tract infection
  • arthritis
  • bursitis
  • breast cancer
  • cataract
  • diarrhoea
not specified:
  • fall
  • nausea
  • arthralgia
  • diarrhoea
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • pneumonia
  • femur fracture
  • pain in extremity

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • fall
  • nausea
  • arthralgia
  • femur fracture
  • depression
  • dyspnoea
  • diarrhoea
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • chest pain
male:
  • pneumonia
  • fall
  • pain
  • diarrhoea
  • pyrexia
  • oedema peripheral
  • cough
  • anxiety
  • arthralgia
  • asthenia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • arterial disorder
  • bronchitis
  • bundle branch block right
  • cellulitis
  • chest pain
  • diabetes mellitus
  • diabetic ketoacidosis
  • fracture
  • infection
  • laceration
2-9:
  • fall
  • confusional state
  • constipation
  • contusion
  • feeling abnormal
  • hallucination, visual
  • road traffic accident
  • sleep disorder
  • tachycardia
  • tremor
10-19:
  • adverse drug reaction
  • atelectasis
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • bunion
  • cardiac murmur
  • cardiomegaly
  • chest pain
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • fall
  • femur fracture
20-29:
  • fall
  • arthralgia
  • femur fracture
  • activities of daily living impaired
  • cerebral infarction
  • comminuted fracture
  • cystitis interstitial
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • mobility decreased
  • nervous system disorder
30-39:
  • arthralgia
  • diarrhoea
  • femur fracture
  • hypertension
  • local swelling
  • pyrexia
  • rash
  • groin pain
  • diabetes mellitus
  • fall
40-49:
  • pain in extremity
  • depression
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • chest pain
  • constipation
  • dizziness
  • cough
  • osteoarthritis
  • hypoaesthesia
  • back pain
50-59:
  • chest pain
  • fall
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • osteoarthritis
  • arthralgia
  • urinary tract infection
  • osteonecrosis
60+:
  • fall
  • nausea
  • diarrhoea
  • fatigue
  • depression
  • arthralgia
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Amlodipine besylate (amlodipine besylate) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Alendronate sodium (alendronate sodium) is often used to treat osteoporosis. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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