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 498 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 15,601 users)

Norvasc

Norvasc has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Norvasc 99,486 users)

On Sep, 13, 2016

498 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
  • antidiuretic hormone abnormality
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • blood sodium decreased
  • bradycardia
  • cardiac failure
6 - 12 months:
  • aggression
  • anger
  • bradycardia
  • cardiac arrest
  • confusional state
  • depression
  • hyponatraemia
  • syncope
  • ulcer
1 - 2 years:
  • antidiuretic hormone abnormality
  • blindness cortical
  • cough
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:
  • nausea
  • weight increased
  • headache
  • convulsion
  • depression
  • arthralgia
  • hyponatraemia
  • fatigue
  • pneumonia
  • dizziness

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

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

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
  • ear infection
  • nasopharyngitis
  • stomatitis
  • productive cough
  • pyrexia
  • rhinorrhoea
  • convulsion
  • insomnia
  • sneezing
10-19:
  • anaemia
  • aplasia pure red cell
  • aplastic anaemia
  • febrile convulsion
  • influenza
  • pneumonia
20-29:
  • dyspnoea
  • pyrexia
  • headache
  • rash pruritic
  • agitation
  • blood pressure increased
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
  • clumsiness
  • confusion
  • death unexplained
30-39:
  • depression
  • anger
  • anorexia nervosa
  • ataxia
  • hostility
  • pruritus
  • somnolence
  • nystagmus
  • suicidal ideation
  • drug ineffective
40-49:
  • weight increased
  • diarrhoea
  • headache
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • obesity
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • diabetes mellitus
  • hyponatraemia
  • anaemia
50-59:
  • headache
  • arthralgia
  • weight decreased
  • weight increased
  • fatigue
  • joint swelling
  • pneumonia
  • dyspnoea
  • pyoderma gangrenosum
  • blood sodium decreased
60+:
  • nausea
  • fall
  • hyponatraemia
  • drug ineffective
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • convulsion
  • constipation
  • pain
  • asthenia

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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