Amlodipine besylate and Loss of smell - from FDA reports
Loss of smell is found among people who take Amlodipine Besylate, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old also take medication Atenolol, and have High blood pressure . We study 22,080 people who have side effects while taking Amlodipine besylate from FDA. Among them, 13 have Loss of smell. Find out below who they are, when they have Loss of smell 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)
Loss Of Smell
Loss of smell has been reported by people with nasopharyngitis, high blood pressure, nasal congestion, sinusitis, asthma (latest reports from 8,261 Loss of smell patients).
On Jan, 25, 2017
22,080 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine Besylate.
Among them, 13 people (0.06%) have Loss Of Smell
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Loss Of Smell when taking Amlodipine Besylate *:
- female: 30.77 %
- male: 69.23 %
Age of people who have Loss Of Smell when taking Amlodipine Besylate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 83.33 %
- 60+: 16.67 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (2 people, 15.38%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (1 person, 7.69%)
- Tremor (1 person, 7.69%)
- Partial Seizures (1 person, 7.69%)
- Multiple Myeloma (1 person, 7.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zithromax (6 people, 46.15%)
- Prednisone (6 people, 46.15%)
- Lorazepam (6 people, 46.15%)
- Gemfibrozil (6 people, 46.15%)
- Atenolol (6 people, 46.15%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Taste Loss (6 people, 46.15%)
- Blood Glucose Increased (6 people, 46.15%)
- Ageusia (4 people, 30.77%)
- Nasopharyngitis (3 people, 23.08%)
- Low Density Lipoprotein Increased (3 people, 23.08%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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