Review: taking Amlodipine and Carvedilol together


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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 7,359 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 93,543 users)

Carvedilol

Carvedilol has active ingredients of carvedilol. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Carvedilol 35,348 users)

On Sep, 17, 2016

7,359 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
  • anaemia
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • bradycardia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • dyspnoea
  • headache
  • renal failure acute
  • depressed level of consciousness
  • mental status changes
1 - 6 months:
  • cardiac arrest
  • hypoxia
  • pneumonia
  • sepsis
  • dizziness
  • septic shock
  • anaemia
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • hyperkalaemia
  • neutropenia
6 - 12 months:
  • high blood pressure
  • anxiety
  • angioedema
  • pleural effusion
  • cardiac failure
  • dyspnoea
  • blood creatinine increased
  • death
  • fatigue
  • hyperkalaemia
1 - 2 years:
  • anaemia
  • syncope
  • blood creatinine increased
  • chest pain
  • respiratory failure
  • dizziness
  • myocardial infarction
  • oedema peripheral
  • pneumonia
  • cardiac failure congestive
2 - 5 years:
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • blood creatinine increased
  • asthenia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • hypertension
  • pain
  • ventricular extrasystoles
  • abdominal pain upper
  • adrenal insufficiency
  • anaemia
5 - 10 years:
  • anxiety
  • dizziness
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • discomfort
  • dry mouth
  • emotional distress
  • general physical health deterioration
  • injury
  • major depression
  • mobility decreased
10+ years:
  • liver function test abnormal
  • myocardial infarction
  • in-stent coronary artery restenosis
  • back pain - low
  • coronary artery restenosis
  • erosive oesophagitis
  • hypotension
  • basal cell carcinoma
  • bronchitis acute
  • cardiomyopathy
not specified:
  • dyspnoea
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • nausea
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • dizziness
  • anaemia
  • diarrhoea
  • hypertension

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • fatigue
  • anaemia
  • diarrhoea
  • asthenia
  • dizziness
  • hypertension
male:
  • dyspnoea
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • pain
  • asthenia
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • pneumonia
  • anaemia
  • myocardial infarction

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • foetal exposure during pregnancy
  • foetal growth restriction
  • heart rate decreased
  • low birth weight baby
2-9:
  • blindness
  • diabetes mellitus
  • hydrocephalus
  • hypertension
  • adenoidal disorder
  • cardiac failure
  • disease progression
  • dyspepsia
  • eructation
  • gastric haemorrhage
10-19:
  • hypogammaglobulinaemia
  • pulmonary haemorrhage
  • vomiting
  • arthralgia
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • dyspnoea
  • malaise
  • musculoskeletal pain
  • rhabdomyolysis
  • blood alkaline phosphatase increased
20-29:
  • intentional overdose
  • suicide attempt
  • abasia
  • arthralgia
  • cardiac arrest
  • joint contracture
  • joint range of motion decreased
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • pain in extremity
  • skin hypertrophy
30-39:
  • vomiting
  • blood creatinine increased
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • nausea
  • hypertension
  • cardiac arrest
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • abdominal pain upper
  • asthenia
  • dizziness
40-49:
  • nausea
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • pain
  • diarrhoea
  • myocardial infarction
  • completed suicide
  • vomiting
  • anxiety
  • injury
  • depression
50-59:
  • pain
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • nausea
  • hypertension
  • oedema peripheral
  • anaemia
  • chest pain
  • dyspnoea
  • myocardial infarction
  • anxiety
60+:
  • dyspnoea
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • nausea
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • pain
  • anaemia
  • diarrhoea
  • pneumonia

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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