Review: could Amlodipine Besylate cause Erectile Dysfunction?


Erectile dysfunction is found among people who take Amlodipine Besylate, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Lisinopril, and have Hypertension . We study 18,889 people who have side effects while taking Amlodipine besylate from FDA and social media. Among them, 105 have Erectile dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Erectile dysfunction 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)

Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction has been reported by people with drug effect decreased, drug ineffective, erection problems, optic ischaemic neuropathy, high blood pressure (latest reports from 33,628 Erectile dysfunction patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

18,889 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine Besylate.
Among them, 105 people (0.56%) have Erectile Dysfunction

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Amlodipine besylate cause Erectile dysfunction?

Time on Amlodipine Besylate when people have Erectile Dysfunction *:

  • < 1 month: 1.85 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20.37 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 14.81 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 20.37 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 27.78 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 7.41 %
  • 10+ years: 7.41 %

Gender of people who have Erectile Dysfunction when taking Amlodipine Besylate *:

  • female: 0.96 %
  • male: 99.04 %

Age of people who have Erectile Dysfunction when taking Amlodipine Besylate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 3.19 %
  • 30-39: 1.06 %
  • 40-49: 14.89 %
  • 50-59: 46.81 %
  • 60+: 34.04 %

Severity if Erectile Dysfunction when taking Amlodipine Besylate **:

  • least: 3.92 %
  • moderate: 43.14 %
  • severe: 39.22 %
  • most severe: 13.73 %

How people recovered from Erectile Dysfunction **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 4.55 %
  • not yet: 95.45 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (49 people)
  • High Blood Pressure (22 people)
  • Metastases To Bone (12 people)
  • Gout (12 people)
  • Erectile Dysfunction (10 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lisinopril (25 people)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (20 people)
  • Aspirin (18 people)
  • Amoxicillin (14 people)
  • Ambien (14 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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