Review: Amlodipine and Carvedilol
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Amlodipine and Carvedilol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,772 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
What are the drugs
Amlodipine (latest outcomes from 46,527 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Carvedilol (latest outcomes from 19,634 users) has active ingredients of carvedilol. It is often used in high blood pressure.
On Oct, 26, 2014: 3,772 people who take Amlodipine, Carvedilol are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Amlodipine (amlodipine besylate)
- Carvedilol (carvedilol)
Drug effectiveness over time :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Amlodipine is effective||0.00%|
(0 of 2 people)
(1 of 9 people)
(5 of 15 people)
(5 of 12 people)
(8 of 20 people)
(5 of 10 people)
(6 of 11 people)
(0 of 1 people)
|Carvedilol is effective||50.00%|
(1 of 2 people)
(3 of 15 people)
(5 of 13 people)
(5 of 11 people)
(12 of 26 people)
(8 of 12 people)
(5 of 6 people)
(0 of 1 people)
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Dizziness||Dyspnoea||Pleural Effusion||Oedema Peripheral||Blood Creatinine Increased||Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis||Myocardial Infarction||Pain|
|Dyspnoea||Cardiac Arrest||Weight Increased||Paraesthesia||Ventricular Extrasystoles||Renal Disorder||In-stent Coronary Artery Restenosis||Dyspnoea|
|Depressed Level Of Consciousness||Pneumonia||Dyspnoea||Myocardial Infarction||Pain||Emotional Distress||Cardiomyopathy||Cardiac Failure Congestive|
|Syncope||Oedema Peripheral||Osteonecrosis||Cardiac Failure Congestive||Depression||Injury||Bronchitis Acute||Nausea|
|Heart Rate Decreased||Hypoxia||Cardiac Failure||Dysphagia||Cough||General Physical Health Deterioration||Hepatocellular Injury||Dizziness|
|Nausea||Sepsis||Renal Impairment||Oropharyngeal Pain||Erectile Dysfunction||Mobility Decreased||Rotator Cuff Syndrome||Asthenia|
|Asthenia||Neutropenia||Drug Effect Decreased||Paraesthesia Oral||Facial Palsy||Major Depression||Basal Cell Carcinoma||Oedema Peripheral|
|Headache||Hypertension||Oedema Peripheral||Emotional Disorder||Congestive Cardiomyopathy||Skin Disorder||Liver Function Test Abnormal||Fatigue|
|Chest Pain||Septic Shock||Depression||Rash||Dyspepsia||Discomfort||Hyperlipidaemia||Renal Failure|
|Vertigo||Fatigue||Hyperkalaemia||Oedema||Bronchitis||Rash||Blood Cholesterol Increased||Anxiety|
Drug effectiveness by gender :
|Amlodipine is effective||43.75%|
(14 of 32 people)
(16 of 48 people)
|Carvedilol is effective||48.48%|
(16 of 33 people)
(23 of 52 people)
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
|Nausea||Cardiac Failure Congestive|
|Cardiac Failure Congestive||Oedema Peripheral|
|Renal Failure||Renal Failure|
Drug effectiveness by age :
|Amlodipine is effective||n/a||n/a||100.00%|
(1 of 1 people)
(2 of 7 people)
(4 of 16 people)
(4 of 21 people)
(19 of 61 people)
|Carvedilol is effective||n/a||n/a||100.00%|
(1 of 1 people)
(3 of 8 people)
(4 of 19 people)
(9 of 24 people)
(22 of 64 people)
Most common drug interactions by age * :
|n/a||Blindness||Pulmonary Haemorrhage||Arthralgia||Abdominal Pain Upper||Nausea||Pain||Dyspnoea|
|Condition Aggravated||Hypogammaglobulinaemia||Joint Range Of Motion Decreased||Insomnia||Pain||Oedema Peripheral||Dizziness|
|Hypertension||Dyspnoea||Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis||Emotional Distress||Anxiety||Chest Pain||Nausea|
|Diabetes Mellitus||Cough||Skin Hypertrophy||Depression||Vomiting||Anxiety||Cardiac Failure Congestive|
|Hydrocephalus||Growth Hormone Deficiency||Joint Contracture||Blood Creatinine Increased||Depression||Nausea||Asthenia|
|Vith Nerve Paralysis||Blood Urea Increased||Tendon Disorder||Cardiac Failure Congestive||Injury||Renal Failure||Pain|
|Disease Progression||Lung Infiltration||Abasia||Haemoglobin Decreased||Dyspnoea||Hypertension||Renal Failure|
|Cardiac Failure||Pyrexia||Skin Induration||Hypertension||Myocardial Infarction||Cardiac Failure Congestive||Fatigue|
|Iiird Nerve Paralysis||Blood Immunoglobulin M Increased||Skin Hyperpigmentation||Dizziness||Diarrhoea||Anaemia||Pneumonia|
|Procedural Complication||Blood Lactate Dehydrogenase Increased||Pain In Extremity||Blood Cholesterol Increased||Dizziness||Dyspnoea||Oedema Peripheral|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Doc is trying to figure out why the BP suddenly spiked. I started an exercise regimen after a stress test. I had to be on Metoprolol just to pass the test. Results were no heart-related issues. Lost 6lbs. since starting exercise and don't know if this is Thyroidal or not. No discussion with the ...
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Amlodipine (amlodipine besylate) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Carvedilol (carvedilol) 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.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Amlodipine is used in:
- Carvedilol is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Amlodipine alternatives:
- Carvedilol alternatives:
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