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Review: Aleve and Norvasc

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Aleve and Norvasc. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 658 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Aleve (what 20,549 Aleve users reported?) has active ingredients of naproxen sodium. It is used in pain.

Norvasc (what 80,460 Norvasc users reported?) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is used in high blood pressure.

On Sep, 16, 2014: 658 people who take Aleve, Norvasc are studied

Aleve, Norvasc outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Aleve (naproxen sodium)
- Norvasc (amlodipine besylate)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Aleve is effective42.86%
(3 of 7 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/a50.00%
(2 of 4 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
20.00%
(1 of 5 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a
Norvasc is effective50.00%
(2 of 4 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
75.00%
(3 of 4 people)
33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
50.00%
(2 of 4 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
PruritusDepressionTrigger FingerCerebrovascular AccidentHypertensionMyocardial InfarctionRenal ArteriosclerosisAsthenia
DizzinessCrohn's DiseaseBloatingMemory ImpairmentChest PainSleep Apnoea SyndromeRenal FailurePain
UrticariaPainThroat TightnessEmotional DistressCarpal Tunnel SyndromeFatigueNephropathyNausea
Oedema PeripheralSuicidal IdeationRectal HaemorrhageMyocardial InfarctionHypoaesthesiaCerebrovascular AccidentNephritis InterstitialDizziness
Haemoglobin DecreasedFistulaOrgan FailureSleep Apnoea SyndromeUrinary RetentionEmotional DistressBlood Creatinine IncreasedBack Pain
HypertensionInsomniaAbdominal Pain UpperSpeech DisorderAbdominal Pain UpperChest Pain
VomitingPalpitationsBlood Cholesterol IncreasedCarotid Artery StenosisBlood Cholesterol IncreasedFatigue
Blood Creatinine IncreasedExcoriationBlood Glucose IncreasedBlood Cholesterol IncreasedHaematocheziaArthralgia
NauseaHiatus HerniaFatigueAstheniaGallbladder DisorderDiarrhoea
Drug IneffectiveAnaemiaDisturbance In AttentionCervicobrachial SyndromeHypertensionDrug Ineffective

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Aleve is effective57.14%
(4 of 7 people)
25.00%
(3 of 12 people)
Norvasc is effective37.50%
(3 of 8 people)
54.55%
(6 of 11 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
HeadacheAsthenia
NauseaChronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
PainPain
Back PainChest Pain
AstheniaDizziness
DiarrhoeaRenal Failure Acute
FatigueConstipation
Drug IneffectiveAbdominal Distension
DizzinessFatigue
Blood Pressure IncreasedArthralgia

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Aleve is effectiven/an/an/an/a50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
0.00%
(0 of 4 people)
0.00%
(0 of 3 people)
50.00%
(6 of 12 people)
Norvasc is effectiven/an/an/an/a50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
20.00%
(1 of 5 people)
33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
54.55%
(6 of 11 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/an/an/aSweating IncreasedHaematuria PresentChest PainBronchitisAsthenia
NervousnessCerebrovascular AccidentBack PainHeadacheNausea
EructationTransient Ischaemic AttackSleep Apnoea SyndromeFatigueDizziness
Chest PainInjuryFallPainDiarrhoea
DizzinessHepatic Vein ThrombosisCellulitisArthralgiaPain
Intracranial Venous Sinus ThrombosisCholelithiasisCerebrovascular AccidentAnaemiaBack Pain
HeadachePortal Vein ThrombosisOedema PeripheralConstipationFatigue
DepressionBudd-chiari SyndromeAsthmaAtelectasisBlood Pressure Increased
PancreatitisSplenic Vein ThrombosisDementia Alzheimer's TypeOedema PeripheralArthralgia
Headache NosLip SwellingXerosisDeathDepression

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Aleve (naproxen sodium) is often used to treat pain. Norvasc (amlodipine besylate) 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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