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Review: Amlodipine Besylate and Metformin Hydrochloride - 500MG





Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Amlodipine Besylate and Metformin Hydrochloride - 500MG together.

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Amlodipine Besylate and Metformin Hydrochloride - 500MG. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 7,894 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 has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Amlodipine besylate 19,061 users)

On Dec, 13, 2014: 7,894 people who take Amlodipine Besylate, Metformin Hydrochloride - 500MG are studied

Amlodipine Besylate, Metformin Hydrochloride - 500MG outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Amlodipine Besylate (amlodipine besylate)
- Metformin Hydrochloride - 500MG (metformin hydrochloride)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Amlodipine Besylate is effective10.00%
(1 of 10 people)
47.83%
(11 of 23 people)
20.00%
(4 of 20 people)
37.50%
(15 of 40 people)
43.59%
(17 of 39 people)
52.78%
(19 of 36 people)
62.50%
(15 of 24 people)
0.00%
(0 of 3 people)
Metformin Hydrochloride - 500MG is effective40.00%
(2 of 5 people)
18.18%
(4 of 22 people)
37.50%
(6 of 16 people)
36.36%
(12 of 33 people)
28.57%
(16 of 56 people)
43.18%
(19 of 44 people)
80.00%
(16 of 20 people)
100.00%
(2 of 2 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
DiarrhoeaLiver Function Test AbnormalMyalgiaDizzinessLactic AcidosisAnxietyRenal Failure AcuteNausea
DyspnoeaRespiratory FailureRespiratory Tract InfectionHypotensionDyspnoeaPainCerebrovascular AccidentDyspnoea
Multi-organ FailureUrinary Tract InfectionAnxietyMyocardial InfarctionPulmonary EmbolismInjuryHeadacheBlood Glucose Increased
Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisRenal Failure AcuteDyspnoeaHaemorrhageMyocardial InfarctionEmotional DistressDizzinessPain
NauseaBlood Glucose IncreasedConvulsionAbdominal PainPulmonary HaemorrhageRashBack PainMyocardial Infarction
HypertensionHypoglycaemiaHaemorrhageSyncopeDizzinessMobility DecreasedVomitingRenal Failure Acute
PainVomitingMuscular WeaknessCellulitisCirculatory CollapseDiscomfortDyspnoeaFatigue
RestlessnessVascular PurpuraChest PainBack PainThrombocytopeniaSkin DisorderBlood Pressure Inadequately ControlledCardiac Failure Congestive
Electrolyte ImbalanceChest PainAmnesiaSwellingCoronary Artery DiseaseMajor DepressionFatigueWeight Decreased
PyrexiaGlomerulonephritis AcuteNightmareDiabetic Foot InfectionHypoxiaGeneral Physical Health DeteriorationNeck PainDiarrhoea

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Amlodipine Besylate is effective47.62%
(40 of 84 people)
37.84%
(42 of 111 people)
Metformin Hydrochloride - 500MG is effective45.12%
(37 of 82 people)
34.48%
(40 of 116 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
NauseaDyspnoea
Blood Glucose IncreasedMyocardial Infarction
DyspnoeaPain
FatigueNausea
VomitingRenal Failure Acute
PainCardiac Failure Congestive
HypertensionBlood Glucose Increased
Chest PainAsthenia
Renal Failure AcuteWeight Decreased
DiarrhoeaAnxiety

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Amlodipine Besylate is effectiven/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
19.05%
(4 of 21 people)
37.50%
(15 of 40 people)
21.05%
(16 of 76 people)
32.86%
(46 of 140 people)
Metformin Hydrochloride - 500MG is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
14.29%
(3 of 21 people)
21.95%
(9 of 41 people)
32.43%
(24 of 74 people)
27.70%
(41 of 148 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Spinal Compression FractureDuodenal Ulcer HaemorrhageIntestinal InfarctionAnxietyDiabetes MellitusDiabetes MellitusNauseaNausea
OsteoporosisDiarrhoeaIntestinal IschaemiaPainType 2 Diabetes MellitusType 2 Diabetes MellitusMyocardial InfarctionRenal Failure Acute
Autoimmune HepatitisLoss Of ConsciousnessType 2 Diabetes MellitusEmotional DistressHypotensionChest PainCardiac Failure CongestiveDyspnoea
Facial PalsyFaeces DiscolouredPoisoningCholecystitis ChronicDiabetic NeuropathyPainBlood Glucose IncreasedBlood Glucose Increased
Hypertensive CrisisGastrointestinal HaemorrhageVasoplegia SyndromeMetabolic AcidosisOverdoseBack PainFatiguePain
PallorUpper Respiratory Tract InfectionHypoglycaemiaDiabetic RetinopathyDiabetes Mellitus Inadequate ControlHypertensionMyocardial Infarction
SyncopeUrinary Tract InfectionRashDehydrationHypertensionChest PainFatigue
Nephritis InterstitialHypothyroidismDeep Vein ThrombosisHypoglycaemiaAnxietyOedema PeripheralDiarrhoea
Blood Glucose AbnormalCrohn's DiseasePost-traumatic Stress DisorderObesityDyspnoeaCardiac Failure Congestive
Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate ControlGeneral Physical Health DeteriorationNauseaDyspnoeaCerebrovascular AccidentVomiting

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Amlodipine Besylate (amlodipine besylate) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Metformin Hydrochloride - 500mg (metformin hydrochloride) is often used to treat diabetes. 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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