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Review: Amlodipine Besylate and Bactrim Ds

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Amlodipine Besylate and Bactrim Ds. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,651 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 (what 19,033 Amlodipine Besylate users reported?) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is used in high blood pressure.

Bactrim ds (what 6,907 Bactrim Ds users reported?) has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is used in urinary tract infection.

On Sep, 23, 2014: 2,651 people who take Amlodipine Besylate, Bactrim Ds are studied

Amlodipine Besylate, Bactrim Ds outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Amlodipine Besylate (amlodipine besylate)
- Bactrim Ds (sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim)

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 1 people)
66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
50.00%
(2 of 4 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/a
Bactrim Ds is effective12.50%
(1 of 8 people)
0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
100.00%
(3 of 3 people)
n/a100.00%
(1 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
DiarrhoeaCytomegalovirus InfectionBlood Creatinine IncreasedAnaemiaMyocardial InfarctionDizzinessAbdominal DistensionPyrexia
Cytomegalovirus InfectionPneumoniaDiarrhoeaPneumoniaPainSeasonal AllergyNausea
HeadacheSepsisDehydrationPlatelet Count DecreasedPulmonary EmbolismMuscle PainAnaemia
SepsisRenal FailurePneumoniaHeadacheInjuryDizzinessBlood Creatinine Increased
DehydrationPyrexiaRenal ImpairmentPancytopeniaRenal FailureChronic Fatigue SyndromeDiarrhoea
PyrexiaLeukopeniaRenal Failure AcuteDeathBlood Cholesterol IncreasedBlood UrinePain
Renal FailureLymphoceleFatigueSepsisDepressionDehydration
HypotensionCardiac ArrestMetabolic AcidosisPyrexiaCerebrovascular AccidentPneumonia
HypertensionNeutropeniaStrongyloidiasisHaemorrhagePost-traumatic Stress DisorderAsthenia
Loss Of ConsciousnessBlood Creatinine IncreasedAnaemiaCystitisConvulsionVomiting

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Amlodipine Besylate is effective55.56%
(5 of 9 people)
50.00%
(3 of 6 people)
Bactrim Ds is effective40.00%
(4 of 10 people)
33.33%
(2 of 6 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
AnaemiaPyrexia
NauseaBlood Creatinine Increased
DiarrhoeaNausea
PyrexiaPneumonia
PainDehydration
HeadacheKidney Transplant Rejection
HypertensionDiarrhoea
Weight DecreasedAsthenia
VomitingCytomegalovirus Infection
DizzinessAnaemia

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Amlodipine Besylate is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/a60.00%
(3 of 5 people)
50.00%
(2 of 4 people)
27.27%
(3 of 11 people)
Bactrim Ds is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
75.00%
(3 of 4 people)
25.00%
(1 of 4 people)
16.67%
(2 of 12 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
PyrexiaDiarrhoeaRespiratory DistressPyrexiaBlood Creatinine IncreasedRenal Failure AcutePyrexiaPyrexia
PyuriaNauseaCardiac ArrestKidney Transplant RejectionPainPainNauseaAsthenia
Haematuria PresentVomitingPyrexiaSepsis NosKidney Transplant RejectionNauseaBlood Creatinine IncreasedPneumonia
Otitis Media NosSomnolenceNauseaCardiac TamponadeHaemoglobin DecreasedHeadacheDiarrhoeaNausea
Blood Creatinine IncreasedDehydrationNephrogenic Systemic FibrosisPericardial EffusionPyrexiaCytomegalovirus InfectionDehydrationAnaemia
Pyelonephritis NosPyrexiaCardiac MurmurViral Infection NosAnaemiaAnaemiaCytomegalovirus InfectionDiarrhoea
Vomiting NosUpper Respiratory Tract InfectionBlood Creatinine IncreasedMulti-organ FailureNauseaPyrexiaAnaemiaPain
HydronephrosisHypertensionCardiac Failure CongestiveDiarrhoea NosHaematocrit DecreasedAbdominal Pain UpperDrug IneffectiveThrombocytopenia
Diarrhoea NosCoughDyspnoeaFatigueRenal ImpairmentDiarrhoeaRenal Failure AcuteUrinary Tract Infection
Viral Infection NosAbdominal PainObstructive Airways DisorderDrug Toxicity NosHyperglycaemia NosDehydrationFatigueOedema Peripheral

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (10 months ago):

  • The bloody urine occurs @ intervals of 1-2 times per month and lasts apx. 3 -4 days. It seems to clear up with fluid intake.
    Patient has had an indwelling cath for 9months due to BPH. Cath is changed every 28 -32days.
    The patient also is HOH, but appears to have a recent sudden onset of increased hearing loss. The patient has a hearing aid in place in one ear only.

    Reply

  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • I discontinued Welbutrin 6 months ago, and I discontinued
    by counting out the grains and decreasing over a one year period
    Cymbalta 4 weeks ago and panic attacks began

    Reply

  • From this study (4 years ago):

  • Having horrible time on Norvasc! All kinds severe symptoms. Prednisone decreasing levothyroxine levels. Bactrim DS not indicated with hypothyroisim. Wellbutrin not indicated with steriods. Its all a mess and Iam sick!

    Reply

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On eHealthMe, Amlodipine Besylate (amlodipine besylate) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Bactrim Ds (sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim) is often used to treat urinary tract infection. 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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