Amlodipine besylate and Peripheral neuropathy - from FDA reports
Peripheral neuropathy is found among people who take Amlodipine Besylate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Hyzaar, and have High blood cholesterol . We study 22,080 people who have side effects while taking Amlodipine besylate from FDA. Among them, 25 have Peripheral neuropathy. Find out below who they are, when they have Peripheral neuropathy 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)
Peripheral neuropathy (damage to nerves of the peripheral nervous system) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol, diabetes (latest reports from 5,590 Peripheral neuropathy patients).
On Jan, 22, 2017
22,080 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine Besylate.
Among them, 25 people (0.11%) have Peripheral Neuropathy
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amlodipine Besylate when people have Peripheral Neuropathy *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 100 %
- 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 Peripheral Neuropathy when taking Amlodipine Besylate *:
- female: 28 %
- male: 72 %
Age of people who have Peripheral Neuropathy 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: 4.35 %
- 60+: 95.65 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (13 people, 52.00%)
- High Blood Pressure (11 people, 44.00%)
- Ill-Defined Disorder (4 people, 16.00%)
- Diabetes (2 people, 8.00%)
- Hypothyroidism (1 person, 4.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lipitor (11 people, 44.00%)
- Hyzaar (11 people, 44.00%)
- Vicodin (9 people, 36.00%)
- Aspirin (8 people, 32.00%)
- Fenofibrate (4 people, 16.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (13 people, 52.00%)
- Pain In Extremity (12 people, 48.00%)
- Fatigue (12 people, 48.00%)
- Joint Pain (10 people, 40.00%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (10 people, 40.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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