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Review: could Amlodipine besylate cause Arrhythmia?

We study 17,460 people who have side effects while taking Amlodipine besylate from FDA and social media. Among them, 276 have Arrhythmia. Find out below who they are, when they have Arrhythmia and more.

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Amlodipine besylate

Amlodipine besylate (latest outcomes from 18,987 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Arrhythmia

Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) (latest reports from 288,419 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, diabetes, depression.

On Jul, 14, 2014: 17,451 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine besylate. Among them, 297 people (1.70%) have Arrhythmia. They amount to 0.11% of all the 282,351 people who have Arrhythmia on eHealthMe.

Trend of Arrhythmia in Amlodipine besylate reports

Time on Amlodipine besylate when people have Arrhythmia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Arrhythmia46.15%12.82%2.56%17.95%15.38%5.13%0.00%

Gender of people who have Arrhythmia when taking Amlodipine besylate * :

FemaleMale
Arrhythmia51.32%48.68%

Age of people who have Arrhythmia when taking Amlodipine besylate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Arrhythmia0.00%0.37%2.59%0.00%2.59%6.30%13.33%74.81%

Severity of Arrhythmia when taking Amlodipine besylate ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Arrhythmia12.50%50.00%25.00%12.50%

How people recovered from Arrhythmia ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Arrhythmia0.00%20.00%80.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (88 people, 29.63%)
  2. Diabetes mellitus (21 people, 7.07%)
  3. Rheumatoid arthritis (19 people, 6.40%)
  4. Osteoporosis (16 people, 5.39%)
  5. Depression (15 people, 5.05%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (70 people, 23.57%)
  2. Metoprolol tartrate (36 people, 12.12%)
  3. Lasix (35 people, 11.78%)
  4. Omeprazole (31 people, 10.44%)
  5. Levothyroxine sodium (30 people, 10.10%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Have started experiencing some fatigue, shortness of breath climbing stairs. Exercise daily weights, etc. Hear flutter palpitations,and at hospital yesterday. Blood tests okay 30 sec EKG showed nothing but fluttering did not occur while testing. Hooked to heart monitor for couple hours.each flutter accompanied by skips drop outs on heart monitor. Doctors refused to state any causal relation.

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