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Review: Amlodipine Besylate and Losartan Potassium

Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Amlodipine Besylate and Losartan Potassium together.

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Amlodipine Besylate and Losartan Potassium. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,558 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Amlodipine besylate (latest outcomes from 19,054 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Trend of amlodipine besylate reports

Losartan potassium (latest outcomes from 12,122 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Trend of losartan potassium reports

On Nov, 25, 2014: 4,558 people who take Amlodipine Besylate, Losartan Potassium are studied

Amlodipine Besylate, Losartan Potassium outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Amlodipine Besylate (amlodipine besylate)
- Losartan Potassium (losartan potassium)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Amlodipine Besylate is effective0.00%
(0 of 7 people)
31.82%
(7 of 22 people)
39.13%
(9 of 23 people)
55.17%
(16 of 29 people)
50.00%
(29 of 58 people)
38.89%
(7 of 18 people)
15.79%
(3 of 19 people)
0.00%
(0 of 5 people)
Losartan Potassium is effective12.50%
(1 of 8 people)
20.83%
(5 of 24 people)
34.62%
(9 of 26 people)
41.18%
(14 of 34 people)
37.25%
(19 of 51 people)
57.14%
(16 of 28 people)
21.43%
(3 of 14 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
DizzinessHaemoglobin DecreasedHypertensionDizzinessHypertensionDizzinessLung DisorderNausea
Blood Pressure IncreasedLymphocyte Count DecreasedMyocardial InfarctionInsomniaHeart Rate IncreasedCerebrovascular AccidentMyocardial InfarctionDyspnoea
Confusional StateBlood Uric Acid IncreasedCerebrovascular AccidentPalpitationsPanic AttackMyocardial InfarctionOsteonecrosisDizziness
HeadacheRed Blood Cell Count DecreasedRenal Failure ChronicBlood Pressure IncreasedArthralgiaAngina UnstableParaesthesiaPain
Ingrowing NailHypertensionNauseaMyocardial InfarctionIrritable Bowel SyndromeAnaemiaDiabetes MellitusOedema Peripheral
DyspnoeaRenal FailureCardiac Failure CongestiveAnaemiaNauseaGastrooesophageal Reflux DiseaseDepressionFatigue
PalpitationsAlanine Aminotransferase IncreasedBrain Stem HaemorrhageAplasia Pure Red CellAbdominal Pain UpperFallAnxietyChest Pain
HypotensionBlood Lactate Dehydrogenase IncreasedChronic Respiratory FailureOedema PeripheralDizzinessHaematocheziaChest PainHeadache
Weight DecreasedAspartate Aminotransferase IncreasedChest PainLoss Of ConsciousnessDiarrhoeaOedema PeripheralCoronary Artery DiseaseHypertension
Burning SensationHaematocrit DecreasedCardiovascular DisorderBurning SensationCondition AggravatedChest PainDental CariesDrug Ineffective

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Amlodipine Besylate is effective38.67%
(29 of 75 people)
39.62%
(42 of 106 people)
Losartan Potassium is effective37.04%
(30 of 81 people)
35.24%
(37 of 105 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
NauseaFatigue
DizzinessDyspnoea
HypertensionPain
DyspnoeaNausea
HeadacheAnxiety
PainDizziness
Chest PainMalaise
Oedema PeripheralOedema Peripheral
DiarrhoeaDrug Ineffective
AstheniaChest Pain

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Amlodipine Besylate is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
16.67%
(2 of 12 people)
44.44%
(12 of 27 people)
25.25%
(25 of 99 people)
21.48%
(32 of 149 people)
Losartan Potassium is effectiven/an/an/an/a25.00%
(3 of 12 people)
42.86%
(12 of 28 people)
19.42%
(20 of 103 people)
21.19%
(32 of 151 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
ProteinuriaCondition AggravatedSystemic Lupus ErythematosusAstheniaRenal FailureFatigueDizzinessNausea
Pulmonary EmbolismDrug Administration ErrorLupus NephritisDehydrationPainPainDrug IneffectiveDyspnoea
Nephrotic SyndromeHaemolytic Uraemic SyndromeInfectionHypotensionAnxietyHeadacheHypotensionOedema Peripheral
Haemolytic Uraemic SyndromeHypertensive CrisisHypotensionHaemorrhageAnaemiaChest PainNauseaPain
Chest PainDevice Related InfectionBlood Lactate Dehydrogenase IncreasedAbdominal PainChest PainCardiac Failure CongestiveHeadacheDizziness
Skin AtrophyPericardial EffusionArteriovenous Fistula ThrombosisGastrointestinal DisorderStressAstheniaChest PainHypertension
Urinary Tract InfectionArteriovenous Fistula OcclusionAnaemiaRenal InjuryDizzinessCardiac ArrestFatigue
Abdominal DistensionDiarrhoeaNauseaRenal ImpairmentNauseaDyspnoeaChest Pain
Skin ExfoliationFocal Segmental GlomerulosclerosisVomitingEmotional DistressAnxietyMyocardial InfarctionDiarrhoea
Respiratory Syncytial Virus InfectionBlood Alkaline Phosphatase IncreasedDyspnoeaDizzinessBack PainWeight DecreasedAsthenia

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Amlodipine Besylate (amlodipine besylate) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Losartan Potassium (losartan potassium) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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