Review: taking Amlodipine besylate and Bactrim ds together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Amlodipine besylate and Bactrim ds together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Amlodipine besylate and Bactrim ds. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,927 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 19,664 users)

Bactrim Ds

Bactrim ds has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from Bactrim ds 7,338 users)

On Aug, 20, 2016

2,927 people who take Amlodipine Besylate, Bactrim Ds are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Amlodipine besylate and Bactrim ds drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Amlodipine Besylate:
  • < 1 month: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Bactrim Ds:
  • < 1 month: 11.0% - (1 of 9 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 100.0% - (3 of 3 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Amlodipine Besylate:
  • female: 66.0% - (8 of 12 people)
  • male: 50.0% - (4 of 8 people)
Bactrim Ds:
  • female: 46.0% - (6 of 13 people)
  • male: 28.0% - (2 of 7 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 1 people)
  • 30-39: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)
  • 50-59: 80.0% - (4 of 5 people)
  • 60+: 50.0% - (4 of 8 people)
Bactrim Ds:
  • 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 1 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • 50-59: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)
  • 60+: 25.0% - (2 of 8 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • diarrhoea
  • dehydration
  • headache
  • sepsis
  • cytomegalovirus infection
  • hypotension
  • pyrexia
  • bk virus infection
  • cystitis haemorrhagic
  • hyperbilirubinaemia
1 - 6 months:
  • pneumonia
  • cytomegalovirus infection
  • sepsis
  • neutropenia
  • cardiac arrest
  • hyperkalaemia
  • septic shock
  • hypoxia
  • leukopenia
  • renal failure
6 - 12 months:
  • blood creatinine increased
  • diarrhoea
  • pneumonia
  • dehydration
  • fatigue
  • renal failure acute
  • renal impairment
  • anaemia
  • cytomegalovirus infection
  • drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms
1 - 2 years:
  • death
  • haemorrhage
  • platelet count decreased
  • sepsis
  • anaemia
  • cerebral haemorrhage
  • renal failure
  • headache
  • pancytopenia
  • pneumonia
2 - 5 years:
  • pain
  • myocardial infarction
  • pulmonary embolism
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • convulsion
  • depression
  • diarrhoea
  • injury
  • post-traumatic stress disorder
5 - 10 years:
  • anaemia
  • aplasia pure red cell
  • death
  • dizziness
  • glomerulonephritis membranoproliferative
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • weight decreased
10+ years:
  • abdominal distension
  • blood pressure fluctuation
  • blood urine
  • cardiac failure
  • chronic fatigue syndrome
  • dizziness
  • muscle pain
  • seasonal allergy
  • torsade de pointes
  • ventricular tachycardia
not specified:
  • nausea
  • pyrexia
  • anaemia
  • diarrhoea
  • blood creatinine increased
  • pain
  • pneumonia
  • weight decreased
  • asthenia
  • dehydration

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • anaemia
  • nausea
  • headache
  • diarrhoea
  • weight decreased
  • dizziness
  • hypertension
  • pyrexia
  • loss of consciousness
  • blood pressure increased
male:
  • pyrexia
  • blood creatinine increased
  • nausea
  • pneumonia
  • diarrhoea
  • dehydration
  • cytomegalovirus infection
  • sepsis
  • hypotension
  • asthenia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • pyrexia
  • blood creatinine increased
  • haematuria present
  • pyuria
  • hydronephrosis
  • white blood cells urine positive
  • abdominal distension
  • appetite decreased
  • dehydration
  • epistaxis
2-9:
  • diarrhoea
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • somnolence
  • pyrexia
  • dehydration
  • hypertension
  • abdominal pain
  • cough
  • upper respiratory tract infection
10-19:
  • respiratory distress
  • cardiac arrest
  • nausea
  • pyrexia
  • cardiac murmur
  • obstructive airways disorder
  • pulmonary oedema
  • blood creatinine increased
  • blood glucose increased
  • cardiac failure congestive
20-29:
  • pyrexia
  • cardiac tamponade
  • pericardial effusion
  • fatigue
  • kidney transplant rejection
  • multi-organ failure
  • cardiac arrest
  • cytomegalovirus infection
  • supraventricular tachycardia
  • abdominal pain
30-39:
  • blood creatinine increased
  • renal failure
  • arthritis
  • pain
  • bronchitis
  • cholelithiasis
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • dizziness
  • kidney transplant rejection
40-49:
  • cytomegalovirus infection
  • dehydration
  • renal failure acute
  • nausea
  • hypotension
  • pain
  • headache
  • sepsis
  • abdominal pain upper
  • anaemia
50-59:
  • pyrexia
  • nausea
  • anaemia
  • blood creatinine increased
  • headache
  • dizziness
  • hypertension
  • diarrhoea
  • weight decreased
  • abdominal pain
60+:
  • pneumonia
  • pyrexia
  • asthenia
  • diarrhoea
  • anaemia
  • nausea
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • blood creatinine increased
  • weight decreased

* 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. Bactrim ds (sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim) is often used to treat urinary tract infection. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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