Review: could Amlodipine Besylate cause Acid Reflux?


Acid reflux is found among people who take Amlodipine Besylate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Clonazepam, and have High blood pressure . We study 18,889 people who have side effects while taking Amlodipine besylate from FDA and social media. Among them, 26 have Acid reflux. Find out below who they are, when they have Acid reflux and more.

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Amlodipine Besylate

Amlodipine besylate has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Amlodipine besylate 19,664 users)

Acid Reflux

Acid reflux (stomach acids rise up) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, diarrhea, insomnia, fatigue, gastroesophageal reflux disease (latest reports from 16,975 Acid reflux patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

18,889 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine Besylate.
Among them, 26 people (0.14%) have Acid Reflux

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Amlodipine besylate cause Acid reflux?

Time on Amlodipine Besylate when people have Acid Reflux *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 30.77 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 7.69 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 23.08 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 23.08 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 15.38 %

Gender of people who have Acid Reflux when taking Amlodipine Besylate *:

  • female: 42.31 %
  • male: 57.69 %

Age of people who have Acid Reflux when taking Amlodipine Besylate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 4 %
  • 40-49: 4 %
  • 50-59: 28 %
  • 60+: 64 %

Severity if Acid Reflux when taking Amlodipine Besylate **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 61.54 %
  • severe: 38.46 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Acid Reflux **:

  • while on drug: 20 %
  • after off the drug: 20 %
  • not yet: 60 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (10 people)
  • Neoplasm (7 people)
  • Hypertension (7 people)
  • Hypersensitivity (7 people)
  • Anxiety (7 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Clonazepam (8 people)
  • Morniflumate (7 people)
  • Fluorouracil (7 people)
  • Cirrus (7 people)
  • Atenolol (7 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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