Review: could Amlodipine besylate cause Arrhythmia?
We study 17,479 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 (latest outcomes from 19,008 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) (latest reports from 291,501 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, diabetes, depression.
On Aug, 14, 2014: 17,465 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine besylate. Among them, 297 people (1.70%) have Arrhythmia. They amount to 0.10% of all the 291,810 people who have Arrhythmia on eHealthMe.
Time on Amlodipine besylate when people have Arrhythmia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Arrhythmia when taking Amlodipine besylate * :
Age of people who have Arrhythmia when taking Amlodipine besylate * :
Severity of Arrhythmia when taking Amlodipine besylate ** :
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How people recovered from Arrhythmia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (88 people, 29.63%)
- Diabetes mellitus (21 people, 7.07%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (19 people, 6.40%)
- Osteoporosis (16 people, 5.39%)
- Depression (15 people, 5.05%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (70 people, 23.57%)
- Metoprolol tartrate (36 people, 12.12%)
- Lasix (35 people, 11.78%)
- Omeprazole (31 people, 10.44%)
- 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.
From this study (2 years ago):
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