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 6,007 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)

Lorazepam

Lorazepam has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Lorazepam 67,727 users)

On Sep, 19, 2016

6,007 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:
  • hypotension
  • sepsis
  • restless legs syndrome
  • dehydration
  • respiratory failure
  • dizziness
  • nausea
  • diarrhoea
  • renal failure acute
  • septic shock
1 - 6 months:
  • dyspnoea
  • anxiety
  • chest pain
  • pneumonia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • headache
  • myocardial infarction
  • pulmonary hypertension
  • activated partial thromboplastin time prolonged
  • bipolar disorder
6 - 12 months:
  • syncope
  • pelvic fracture
  • head injury
  • dizziness
  • blood bilirubin increased
  • blood pressure increased
  • haematocrit decreased
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • multi-organ failure
  • platelet count decreased
1 - 2 years:
  • dizziness
  • haemorrhage
  • cerebral haemorrhage
  • fatigue
  • hypotension
  • acute respiratory failure
  • anaemia
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • cough
  • depression
2 - 5 years:
  • fatigue
  • hypotension
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • blood uric acid increased
  • rash erythematous
  • rash macular
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • nausea
  • urinary tract infection
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
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • vomiting
  • diarrhoea
  • anxiety
  • dizziness
  • asthenia
  • fall

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

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

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • blood stem cell transplant failure
  • hyperbilirubinaemia
  • mucosal inflammation
  • drug ineffective
  • anxiety
  • atelectasis
  • blood chloride increased
  • blood pressure systolic increased
  • bronchoalveolar lavage abnormal
  • cardiac failure
2-9:
  • abdominal pain
  • diarrhoea
  • dysphonia
  • gait disturbance
  • hypotension
  • muscular weakness
  • pain in extremity
  • post-operative wound infection
  • vomiting
  • adenovirus infection
10-19:
  • convulsion
  • hypotension
  • acute respiratory failure
  • haemorrhage intracranial
  • nausea
  • respiratory distress
  • pancytopenia
  • cardiac arrest
  • diarrhoea
  • failure to thrive
20-29:
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • asthenia
  • abdominal pain
  • vomiting
  • chest discomfort
  • hepatomegaly
  • vaginal haemorrhage
  • alopecia
  • anxiety
30-39:
  • drug-induced liver injury
  • blood pressure increased
  • chest pain
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • headache
  • abdominal pain
  • diabetes mellitus
  • insomnia
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
40-49:
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • dehydration
  • dizziness
  • vomiting
  • asthenia
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • diabetes mellitus
50-59:
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • pain
  • dizziness
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • diarrhoea
  • pyrexia
60+:
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • diarrhoea
  • fall
  • pain
  • anaemia
  • anxiety
  • dizziness

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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