Review: taking Amlodipine besylate and Lorazepam together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Amlodipine besylate and Lorazepam together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Amlodipine besylate and Lorazepam. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,496 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 20,201 users)

Lorazepam

Lorazepam has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Lorazepam 53,648 users)

On Aug, 28, 2016

4,496 people who take Amlodipine Besylate, Lorazepam are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Amlodipine besylate and Lorazepam drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Amlodipine Besylate:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 46.0% - (6 of 13 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 28.0% - (2 of 7 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 44.0% - (4 of 9 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 66.0% - (6 of 9 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 72.0% - (8 of 11 people)
  • 10+ years: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Lorazepam:
  • < 1 month: 40.0% - (2 of 5 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 50.0% - (3 of 6 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 22.0% - (2 of 9 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 28.0% - (2 of 7 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 41.0% - (5 of 12 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • 10+ years: 55.0% - (5 of 9 people)
  • not specified: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Amlodipine Besylate:
  • female: 56.0% - (21 of 37 people)
  • male: 38.0% - (7 of 18 people)
Lorazepam:
  • female: 44.0% - (17 of 38 people)
  • male: 29.0% - (5 of 17 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: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 45.0% - (5 of 11 people)
  • 50-59: 53.0% - (8 of 15 people)
  • 60+: 53.0% - (14 of 26 people)
Lorazepam:
  • 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: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 36.0% - (4 of 11 people)
  • 50-59: 43.0% - (7 of 16 people)
  • 60+: 42.0% - (11 of 26 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • sepsis
  • hypotension
  • dehydration
  • respiratory failure
  • bk virus infection
  • cystitis haemorrhagic
  • cytomegalovirus infection
  • diarrhoea
  • hyperbilirubinaemia
  • mucosal inflammation
1 - 6 months:
  • dyspnoea
  • anxiety
  • chest pain
  • myocardial infarction
  • pneumonia
  • pulmonary hypertension
  • activated partial thromboplastin time prolonged
  • bipolar disorder
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • headache
6 - 12 months:
  • syncope
  • pelvic fracture
  • dizziness
  • head injury
  • blood bilirubin increased
  • haematocrit decreased
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • multi-organ failure
  • platelet count decreased
  • red blood cell count decreased
1 - 2 years:
  • dizziness
  • haemorrhage
  • cerebral haemorrhage
  • cough
  • depression
  • dizziness exertional
  • emotional distress
  • exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness
  • feeling abnormal
  • injury
2 - 5 years:
  • fatigue
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • blood uric acid increased
  • hypotension
  • rash erythematous
  • rash macular
  • nausea
  • urinary tract infection
  • anxiety
5 - 10 years:
  • diarrhoea
  • neutropenia
  • rash macular
  • renal failure
  • septic shock
  • anaemia
  • blood homocysteine increased
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • oedema peripheral
10+ years:
  • achilles tendonitis
  • carpal tunnel syndrome
  • hand or foot spasms
  • muscle stiffness
  • neck, shoulder and arm syndrome
  • dehydration
  • diarrhoea
  • hypokalaemia
  • intestinal ischaemia
  • pain
not specified:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • vomiting
  • asthenia
  • diarrhoea
  • fall

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • fall
  • anxiety
  • asthenia
  • vomiting
  • diarrhoea
male:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • diarrhoea
  • anaemia
  • vomiting
  • fatigue
  • chest pain
  • pneumonia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • blood stem cell transplant failure
  • hyperbilirubinaemia
  • mucosal inflammation
  • anxiety
  • atelectasis
  • blood chloride increased
  • bronchoalveolar lavage abnormal
  • cardiac failure
  • cold sweat
  • confusional state
2-9:
  • abdominal pain
  • diarrhoea
  • dysphonia
  • hypotension
  • post-operative wound infection
  • vomiting
  • adenovirus infection
  • back pain
  • blood culture positive
  • blood pressure diastolic decreased
10-19:
  • nausea
  • respiratory distress
  • convulsion
  • pancytopenia
  • cardiac arrest
  • pleural effusion
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • blood alkaline phosphatase increased
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • diarrhoea
20-29:
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • nausea
  • chest discomfort
  • hepatomegaly
  • alopecia
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • dizziness
  • hodgkin's disease
30-39:
  • chest pain
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
  • blood pressure increased
  • pain in extremity
  • abdominal pain
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • insomnia
40-49:
  • dehydration
  • dyspnoea
  • diabetes mellitus
  • chest pain
  • pain
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • anxiety
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • sepsis
  • dizziness
50-59:
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • chest pain
  • back pain
60+:
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • asthenia
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • anaemia
  • fall
  • fatigue
  • diarrhoea
  • dizziness

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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