Review: taking Clonidine and Amlodipine besylate together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Clonidine and Amlodipine besylate together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Clonidine and Amlodipine besylate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 5,034 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Clonidine

Clonidine has active ingredients of clonidine. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Clonidine 22,834 users)

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)

On Aug, 26, 2016

5,034 people who take Clonidine, Amlodipine Besylate are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Clonidine and Amlodipine besylate drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Clonidine:
  • < 1 month: 42.0% - (3 of 7 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 13 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 44.0% - (4 of 9 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 14.0% - (1 of 7 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 60.0% - (6 of 10 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 69.0% - (9 of 13 people)
  • 10+ years: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Amlodipine Besylate:
  • < 1 month: 50.0% - (4 of 8 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 11.0% - (1 of 9 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 6 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 27.0% - (5 of 18 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 36.0% - (4 of 11 people)
  • 10+ years: 50.0% - (4 of 8 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Clonidine:
  • female: 33.0% - (11 of 33 people)
  • male: 43.0% - (14 of 32 people)
Amlodipine Besylate:
  • female: 30.0% - (11 of 36 people)
  • male: 27.0% - (8 of 29 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Clonidine:
  • 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: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 30-39: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 40-49: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 50-59: 52.0% - (9 of 17 people)
  • 60+: 34.0% - (13 of 38 people)
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% - (3 of 3 people)
  • 40-49: 28.0% - (2 of 7 people)
  • 50-59: 29.0% - (5 of 17 people)
  • 60+: 24.0% - (9 of 37 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • dizziness
  • blood pressure increased
  • hypertension
  • blood creatinine increased
  • transplant rejection
  • burning sensation
  • headache
  • loss of consciousness
  • asthenia
  • fatigue
1 - 6 months:
  • hypotension
  • blood pressure increased
  • fatigue
  • bk virus infection
  • dehydration
  • pneumonia
  • transplant rejection
  • asthenia
  • renal impairment
  • staphylococcal infection
6 - 12 months:
  • myocardial infarction
  • nausea
  • bradycardia
  • death
  • dextrocardia
  • heart rate irregular
  • hypertension
  • hypothyroidism
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • hypersensitivity
1 - 2 years:
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • dizziness
  • pyrexia
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • arthralgia
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • hypotension
  • renal impairment
  • vomiting
2 - 5 years:
  • blood pressure increased
  • headache
  • oedema peripheral
  • rash follicular
  • application site pruritus
  • blood glucose abnormal
  • depression
  • dizziness
  • heart rate irregular
  • memory impairment
5 - 10 years:
  • agitation
  • disorientation
  • hypoxia
  • tachypnoea
  • sleepiness - during the day
  • dizziness
  • dry mouth
  • vertigo positional
  • depression
  • numbness and tingling
10+ years:
  • alopecia
  • cellulitis
  • cerebral thrombosis
  • eye disorder
  • gingival discolouration
  • loose tooth
  • visual impairment
  • weight decreased
  • swelling
  • blood pressure inadequately controlled
not specified:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • hypertension
  • dyspnoea
  • oedema peripheral
  • asthenia
  • anxiety
  • anaemia
  • dizziness
  • blood pressure increased

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • hypertension
  • blood pressure increased
  • oedema peripheral
  • headache
  • anaemia
  • dyspnoea
  • dizziness
  • asthenia
male:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • asthenia
  • dyspnoea
  • oedema peripheral
  • hypertension
  • renal failure
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • arthralgia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • abdominal pain lower
  • abdominal pain upper
2-9:
  • haematocrit decreased
  • abdominal distension
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • dehydration
  • hypertension
  • pyrexia
  • abdominal pain upper
  • anaemia
  • astigmatism
  • blood erythropoietin decreased
10-19:
  • hypertension
  • tachycardia
  • tubulointerstitial nephritis
  • hospitalisation
  • hypotension
  • iron deficiency anaemia
  • pyrexia
  • renal failure acute
  • anaemia
  • renal tubular necrosis
20-29:
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • arthralgia
  • joint range of motion decreased
  • pain
  • skin hypertrophy
  • skin induration
  • joint contracture
  • anaemia
  • abasia
  • pain in extremity
30-39:
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • pain
  • hypertension
  • arthralgia
  • oedema peripheral
  • anxiety
  • myocardial infarction
  • chest pain
  • drug ineffective
  • red cell aplasia
40-49:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • chest pain
  • anxiety
  • dehydration
  • dyspnoea
  • depression
  • oedema peripheral
  • vomiting
  • drug ineffective
50-59:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anaemia
  • hypertension
  • oedema peripheral
  • anxiety
  • weight decreased
  • arthralgia
  • headache
  • dyspnoea
60+:
  • pain
  • asthenia
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • dizziness
  • blood pressure increased
  • oedema peripheral
  • hypertension
  • anaemia
  • fatigue

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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