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Review: taking Amlodipine Besylate and Metformin Hydrochloride - 500MG together

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 7,900 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 19,122 Amlodipine besylate users)

On May, 17, 2015: 7,900 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)
18.18%
(4 of 22 people)
37.50%
(15 of 40 people)
42.86%
(18 of 42 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)
17.39%
(4 of 23 people)
37.50%
(6 of 16 people)
36.36%
(12 of 33 people)
31.03%
(18 of 58 people)
42.22%
(19 of 45 people)
76.19%
(16 of 21 people)
100.00%
(2 of 2 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Amlodipine Besylate is effective47.67%
(41 of 86 people)
36.84%
(42 of 114 people)
Metformin Hydrochloride - 500MG is effective45.24%
(38 of 84 people)
34.45%
(41 of 119 people)

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)
20.78%
(16 of 77 people)
32.64%
(47 of 144 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)
33.33%
(25 of 75 people)
27.63%
(42 of 152 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 FailureAnxietyHypotensionDyspnoeaPainCerebrovascular AccidentDyspnoea
Multi-organ FailureUrinary Tract InfectionRespiratory Tract InfectionMyocardial InfarctionMyocardial InfarctionInjuryHeadacheBlood Glucose Increased
Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisRenal Failure AcuteDyspnoeaHaemorrhagePulmonary HaemorrhageEmotional DistressDizzinessPain
NauseaBlood Glucose IncreasedMuscular WeaknessAbdominal PainPulmonary EmbolismRashBack PainMyocardial Infarction
HypertensionHypoglycaemiaAmnesiaSyncopeDizzinessMobility DecreasedVomitingRenal Failure Acute
PainVomitingHaemorrhageCellulitisThrombocytopeniaDiscomfortDyspnoeaFatigue
RestlessnessVascular PurpuraChest PainBack PainCirculatory CollapseSkin DisorderBlood Pressure Inadequately ControlledCardiac Failure Congestive
Electrolyte ImbalanceChest PainConvulsionSwellingHypoxiaMajor DepressionFatigueWeight Decreased
HypoglycaemiaGlomerulonephritis AcuteInsomniaDiabetic Foot InfectionAnxietyGeneral Physical Health DeteriorationNeck PainDiarrhoea

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

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

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 InfarctionDyspnoea
Autoimmune HepatitisLoss Of ConsciousnessType 2 Diabetes MellitusEmotional DistressHypotensionChest PainCardiac Failure CongestiveRenal Failure Acute
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 AccidentAsthenia

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • stopped metformin, norvasc immediately blood sugar and blood pressure closer to normal. I was taking Metformin 1000 mg bid and Norvasc 10 mg daily..I am still taking Maxide 1/2 tab and vitamin d3 daily.

    Reply

  • From this study (10 months ago):

  • Hair thinning started after take Metformin a year ago.

    Reply

  • From this study (13 months ago):

  • Recurring extreme pain in joint of big toe. Lasts for 2 to three days, then subsides. Had lab work done and was told that my uric acid level was below level that would cause any gout symptoms. I have had two painful flare ups over the past two months, about 3 weeks apart.

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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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