Amlodipine besylate and Dehydration - from FDA reports
Dehydration is found among people who take Amlodipine Besylate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure . We study 22,080 people who have side effects while taking Amlodipine besylate from FDA. Among them, 415 have Dehydration. Find out below who they are, when they have Dehydration and more.
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Amlodipine besylate has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Amlodipine besylate 25,395 users)
Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain, multiple myeloma, hepatitis c (latest reports from 94,600 Dehydration patients).
On Feb, 07, 2017
22,080 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine Besylate.
Among them, 415 people (1.88%) have Dehydration
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amlodipine Besylate when people have Dehydration *:
- < 1 month: 13.04 %
- 1 - 6 months: 21.74 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.35 %
- 1 - 2 years: 39.13 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.35 %
- 5 - 10 years: 17.39 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Dehydration when taking Amlodipine Besylate *:
- female: 51.35 %
- male: 48.65 %
Age of people who have Dehydration when taking Amlodipine Besylate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.28 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.56 %
- 30-39: 0.83 %
- 40-49: 3.61 %
- 50-59: 18.33 %
- 60+: 76.39 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (92 people, 22.17%)
- Multiple Myeloma (30 people, 7.23%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (29 people, 6.99%)
- Pain (23 people, 5.54%)
- Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell (19 people, 4.58%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (61 people, 14.70%)
- Allopurinol (52 people, 12.53%)
- Furosemide (47 people, 11.33%)
- Omeprazole (46 people, 11.08%)
- Lipitor (46 people, 11.08%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Diarrhea (97 people, 23.37%)
- Nausea (72 people, 17.35%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (66 people, 15.90%)
- Renal Failure Acute (54 people, 13.01%)
- Hypotension (52 people, 12.53%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I need to hydrate through the night to sleep. On bad nights I sleep about 3 hrs and cannot get back to sleep for 3 hrs. During this time I drink water and urinate several times. Only then can I return to sleep. My urine is pale, not dark, yet there is a clear connection as evidenced by high ...
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I have been a diabetic type 2 for almost 12 years. As time goes by I suffered a heart attack and a stroke therefore all the medications listed. Recently, I noticed an pain in the leg accompamied by extreme muscle stiffness on the feet
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