Review: Amlodipine and Carvedilol
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Amlodipine and Carvedilol. It is created by eHealthMe based on 3,668 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 29, 2014: 3,668 people who reported to have interactions when taking Amlodipine, Carvedilol are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Amlodipine (amlodipine besylate)
- Carvedilol (carvedilol)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Amlodipine, Carvedilol:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||896|
|Renal Failure (kidney dysfunction)||721|
|Cardiac Failure Congestive||405|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||388|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||363|
|Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)||347|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Amlodipine, Carvedilol:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis (involves fibrosis of skin, joints, eyes due to kidney disease)||21|
|Skin Disorder (skin disease)||21|
|Mobility Decreased (ability to move is reduced)||18|
|Renal Disorder (kidney disease)||17|
|Major Depression (a mood state that goes well beyond temporarily feeling sad or blue. it is a serious medical illness that affects one's thoughts, feelings)||16|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus
- Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging
- Cardiac disorder
- Blood cholesterol increased
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
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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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Want to make sure I can take these 2 medications at once
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The ramipril was too effective, causing very low blood pressure, so was replaced by amlodipine
will any these come up positive
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
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Prolonged use of the above medicines has been identified with Gingival Hyperplasia and loss of almost all teeth. Only correction is total teeth replacement via implants etc. Too expensive and cannot afford.
- Taking cialis 5 mg daily for about 40 days. started to get what i thought was pain down 1 leg and now have swelling of foot, ankle and lower leg
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- Can amlodipine cause facial swelling on one side of the face ?
right ear and jaw bother me and have some swelling. Sometimes goes away and does not bother me at all. I take 5MG once a day.
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