Amlodipine besylate and Itching - from FDA reports
Itching is found among people who take Amlodipine Besylate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lisinopril, and have High blood pressure . We study 22,080 people who have side effects while taking Amlodipine besylate from FDA. Among them, 547 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching 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 25,397 users)
Itching has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 150,366 Itching patients).
On Jan, 29, 2017
22,080 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine Besylate.
Among them, 547 people (2.48%) have Itching
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amlodipine Besylate when people have Itching *:
- < 1 month: 58.7 %
- 1 - 6 months: 17.39 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.87 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10.87 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.17 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Amlodipine Besylate *:
- female: 58.13 %
- male: 41.87 %
Age of people who have Itching when taking Amlodipine Besylate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.22 %
- 20-29: 1.56 %
- 30-39: 2.01 %
- 40-49: 6.25 %
- 50-59: 16.52 %
- 60+: 73.44 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (133 people, 24.31%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (47 people, 8.59%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (47 people, 8.59%)
- Multiple Myeloma (33 people, 6.03%)
- Pain (27 people, 4.94%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lisinopril (55 people, 10.05%)
- Aspirin (51 people, 9.32%)
- Humira (49 people, 8.96%)
- Omeprazole (41 people, 7.50%)
- Furosemide (41 people, 7.50%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (182 people, 33.27%)
- Nausea (70 people, 12.80%)
- Fatigue (64 people, 11.70%)
- Oedema Peripheral (62 people, 11.33%)
- Diarrhea (61 people, 11.15%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have just been prescribed Amlodipine Besylate for high blood pressure.I am also taking Turmeric which I find extremely helpful.Would Tumeric interact with the efficacy of this drug?.i am 80 years old.
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