Review: taking Trileptal and Norvasc together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Trileptal and Norvasc together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Trileptal and Norvasc. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 399 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Trileptal

Trileptal has active ingredients of oxcarbazepine. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Trileptal 13,022 users)

Norvasc

Norvasc has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Norvasc 85,611 users)

On Aug, 23, 2016

399 people who take Trileptal, Norvasc are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Trileptal and Norvasc drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Trileptal:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 100.0% - (5 of 5 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Norvasc:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Trileptal:
  • female: 80.0% - (4 of 5 people)
  • male: 100.0% - (5 of 5 people)
Norvasc:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 5 people)
  • male: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Trileptal:
  • 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 0 people)
  • 40-49: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 83.0% - (5 of 6 people)
  • 60+: 100.0% - (3 of 3 people)
Norvasc:
  • 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 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 60+: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • anxiety
  • hyponatraemia
  • adrenal glands
  • asthenia
  • atrioventricular block complete
  • diarrhea
  • eczema eyelids
  • flank pain
1 - 6 months:
  • dermatitis atopic
  • epilepsy
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • anger
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • blood sodium decreased
  • bradycardia
  • cardiac failure
  • cardiomyopathy
6 - 12 months:
  • aggression
  • anger
  • bradycardia
  • cardiac arrest
  • confusional state
  • depression
  • hyponatraemia
  • syncope
  • ulcer
1 - 2 years:
  • blindness cortical
2 - 5 years:
  • pain
  • dysarthria
  • hemiparesis
  • pain in extremity
  • abdominal pain
  • arteriosclerosis coronary artery
  • asterixis
  • axillary mass
  • benign neoplasm of thyroid gland
  • breast cancer
5 - 10 years:
  • adrenal glands
  • anxiety
  • diarrhea
  • eczema eyelids
  • fatigue
  • flank pain
  • headache
  • high blood pressure
  • increased tendency to bruise
  • muscle enzyme increased
not specified:
  • weight increased
  • nausea
  • convulsion
  • arthralgia
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • hyponatraemia
  • depression
  • dizziness
  • pneumonia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • weight increased
  • arthralgia
  • headache
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • weight decreased
  • vomiting
  • dyspnoea
  • rash
male:
  • hyponatraemia
  • convulsion
  • depression
  • drug ineffective
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • anger
  • ataxia
  • pruritus
  • confusional state
  • diabetes mellitus

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • accident
  • arthritis
  • coma
  • foetal exposure during pregnancy
  • hepatic steatosis
  • hernia
  • herpes zoster
  • homicidal ideation
  • hypertension
  • impaired gastric emptying
2-9:
  • abdominal pain upper
  • convulsion
  • ear infection
  • nasopharyngitis
  • productive cough
  • pyrexia
  • rhinorrhoea
  • stomatitis
  • blood bicarbonate abnormal
  • bronchospasm
10-19:
  • anaemia
  • aplasia pure red cell
  • aplastic anaemia
  • febrile convulsion
  • influenza
  • pneumonia
20-29:
  • pyrexia
  • agitation
  • blood pressure increased
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
  • clumsiness
  • confusion
  • death unexplained
  • drooling
  • dyspnoea
  • heart rate increased
30-39:
  • depression
  • anger
  • anorexia nervosa
  • ataxia
  • hostility
  • pruritus
  • somnolence
  • nystagmus
  • suicidal ideation
  • drug ineffective
40-49:
  • diarrhoea
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • weight increased
  • obesity
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • headache
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • diabetes mellitus
  • anaemia
  • arthralgia
50-59:
  • arthralgia
  • headache
  • weight decreased
  • weight increased
  • fatigue
  • joint swelling
  • pneumonia
  • dyspnoea
  • pyoderma gangrenosum
  • blood sodium decreased
60+:
  • nausea
  • fall
  • fatigue
  • drug ineffective
  • constipation
  • hyponatraemia
  • convulsion
  • asthenia
  • colon cancer stage iii
  • dysarthria

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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