Review: taking Amlodipine and Carvedilol together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Amlodipine and Carvedilol together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Amlodipine and Carvedilol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,719 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Amlodipine

Amlodipine has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Amlodipine 60,844 users)

Carvedilol

Carvedilol has active ingredients of carvedilol. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Carvedilol 23,822 users)

On Aug, 25, 2016

4,719 people who take Amlodipine, Carvedilol are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Amlodipine and Carvedilol drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Amlodipine:
  • < 1 month: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 18.0% - (2 of 11 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 29.0% - (5 of 17 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 38.0% - (5 of 13 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 43.0% - (10 of 23 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 45.0% - (5 of 11 people)
  • 10+ years: 61.0% - (8 of 13 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
Carvedilol:
  • < 1 month: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 18.0% - (3 of 16 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 33.0% - (5 of 15 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 38.0% - (5 of 13 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 44.0% - (12 of 27 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 53.0% - (8 of 15 people)
  • 10+ years: 87.0% - (7 of 8 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Amlodipine:
  • female: 48.0% - (19 of 39 people)
  • male: 32.0% - (17 of 53 people)
Carvedilol:
  • female: 47.0% - (19 of 40 people)
  • male: 38.0% - (22 of 57 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Amlodipine:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 40-49: 36.0% - (4 of 11 people)
  • 50-59: 33.0% - (6 of 18 people)
  • 60+: 39.0% - (23 of 58 people)
Carvedilol:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)
  • 40-49: 33.0% - (4 of 12 people)
  • 50-59: 52.0% - (10 of 19 people)
  • 60+: 38.0% - (23 of 60 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • dizziness
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • anaemia
  • dyspnoea
  • renal failure acute
  • bradycardia
  • depressed level of consciousness
  • mental status changes
  • diarrhoea
  • headache
1 - 6 months:
  • cardiac arrest
  • hypoxia
  • pneumonia
  • sepsis
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • hyperkalaemia
  • neutropenia
  • septic shock
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
6 - 12 months:
  • high blood pressure
  • anxiety
  • angioedema
  • pleural effusion
  • cardiac failure
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • weight increased
  • blood creatinine increased
  • death
1 - 2 years:
  • syncope
  • myocardial infarction
  • oedema peripheral
  • blood creatinine increased
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • paraesthesia
  • anaemia
  • atrioventricular block second degree
  • chest pain
  • cold-stimulus headache
2 - 5 years:
  • blood creatinine increased
  • asthenia
  • hypertension
  • pain
  • ventricular extrasystoles
  • abdominal pain upper
  • adrenal insufficiency
  • angina pectoris
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • bronchitis
5 - 10 years:
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • anxiety
  • discomfort
  • dry mouth
  • emotional distress
  • general physical health deterioration
  • injury
  • major depression
  • mobility decreased
  • pain
10+ years:
  • liver function test abnormal
  • myocardial infarction
  • in-stent coronary artery restenosis
  • back pain - low
  • coronary artery restenosis
  • erosive oesophagitis
  • basal cell carcinoma
  • bronchitis acute
  • cardiomyopathy
  • hepatocellular injury
not specified:
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • asthenia
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • oedema peripheral
  • renal failure
  • anaemia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • dizziness
  • oedema peripheral
  • diarrhoea
  • anxiety
male:
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • dizziness
  • asthenia
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • pneumonia
  • oedema peripheral
  • renal failure

Most common drug interactions by age *:

2-9:
  • blindness
  • diabetes mellitus
  • hydrocephalus
  • hypertension
  • adenoidal disorder
  • cardiac failure
  • disease progression
  • dyspepsia
  • eructation
  • gastric haemorrhage
10-19:
  • hypogammaglobulinaemia
  • pulmonary haemorrhage
  • dyspnoea
  • blood alkaline phosphatase increased
  • blood immunoglobulin m increased
  • blood lactate dehydrogenase increased
  • blood urea increased
  • cough
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • growth hormone deficiency
20-29:
  • abasia
  • arthralgia
  • joint contracture
  • joint range of motion decreased
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • skin hypertrophy
  • tendon disorder
  • pain in extremity
  • skin hyperpigmentation
  • skin induration
30-39:
  • abdominal pain upper
  • blood creatinine increased
  • asthenia
  • depression
  • emotional distress
  • insomnia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • dizziness
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • hypertension
40-49:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • diarrhoea
  • vomiting
  • depression
  • injury
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • myocardial infarction
  • pneumonia
50-59:
  • pain
  • oedema peripheral
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • anxiety
  • chest pain
  • hypertension
  • anaemia
  • nausea
  • renal failure
  • dyspnoea
60+:
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • dizziness
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • asthenia
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • renal failure
  • anaemia
  • pneumonia

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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