Amlodipine besylate and Fluid retention - from FDA reports


Summary

Fluid retention is found among people who take Amlodipine besylate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lasix, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Fluid retention with Amlodipine besylate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 24,098 people who have side effects when taking Amlodipine besylate from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On May, 08, 2017

24,098 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine Besylate.
Among them, 99 people (0.41%) have Fluid Retention


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Amlodipine besylate cause Fluid retention?

Time on Amlodipine Besylate when people have Fluid Retention *:

  • < 1 month: 33.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 66.67 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Fluid Retention when taking Amlodipine Besylate *:

  • female: 60.61 %
  • male: 39.39 %

Age of people who have Fluid Retention when taking Amlodipine Besylate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 5.56 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 6.94 %
  • 50-59: 18.06 %
  • 60+: 69.44 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (24 people, 24.24%)
  • Diabetes (10 people, 10.10%)
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (9 people, 9.09%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (7 people, 7.07%)
  • Depression (7 people, 7.07%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (21 people, 21.21%)
  • Furosemide (15 people, 15.15%)
  • Allopurinol (13 people, 13.13%)
  • Diovan (9 people, 9.09%)
  • Aspirin (8 people, 8.08%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Breathing Difficulty (18 people, 18.18%)
  • Pleural Effusion (16 people, 16.16%)
  • Fatigue (15 people, 15.15%)
  • Weakness (13 people, 13.13%)
  • Appetite - Decreased (12 people, 12.12%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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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 27,450 users)

Fluid Retention

Fluid retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 38,287 Fluid retention patients).

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