Review: could Amlodipine besylate cause Breast cancer?
Summary: Breast cancer is found among people who take Amlodipine besylate, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Salmeterol xinafoate fluticasone propionate, and have High blood pressure.
We study 17,522 people who have side effects while taking Amlodipine besylate from FDA and social media. Among them, 36 have Breast cancer. Find out below who they are, when they have Breast cancer 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 19,061 users)
Breast cancer has been reported by people with hormone replacement therapy, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, menopausal symptoms, osteoporosis.(latest reports from Breast cancer 76,303 patients)
On Dec, 13, 2014: 17,522 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine besylate. Among them, 36 people (0.21%) have Breast Cancer.
Time on Amlodipine besylate when people have Breast cancer * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Breast cancer||0.00%||84.62%||0.00%||0.00%||15.38%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Breast cancer when taking Amlodipine besylate * :
|Breast cancer||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Breast cancer when taking Amlodipine besylate * :
|Breast cancer||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||65.12%||34.88% |
Severity of Breast cancer when taking Amlodipine besylate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Breast cancer||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Breast cancer ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (27 people, 75.00%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (25 people, 69.44%)
- Nasopharyngitis (22 people, 61.11%)
- Asthma (21 people, 58.33%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (5 people, 13.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Salmeterol xinafoate fluticasone propionate (22 people, 61.11%)
- Celecoxib (22 people, 61.11%)
- Clobetasol propionate (22 people, 61.11%)
- Famotidine (22 people, 61.11%)
- Ketoprofen (22 people, 61.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- Can unexplained hypertension be cause by a partial thyroidectomy?
(Asked by a 50 year old man who has BP 135/77 Even After Increasing Meds, and takes Acetaminophen, Fluticasone Propionate, Allegra D 24 Hour, Nexium, Valsartan, Metoprolol Succinate, Amlodipine Besylate)
Doc is trying to figure out why the BP suddenly spiked. I started an exercise regimen after a stress test. I had to be on Metoprolol just to pass the test. Results were no heart-related issues. Lost 6lbs. since starting exercise and don't know if this is Thyroidal or not. No discussion with the doc yet of whether this is related to the thyroidectomy of the past.
- Alprazolam & amoxicillin
(Asked by a 72 year old man who has Enlarged Prostate, High Blood Pressure, Diverticulitis, and takes Meclizine, Clonidine, Norvasc, Flomax, Avodart)
Have Diverticulitis from having Diverticulosis. Have had high blood pressure for
about 4 years and it is controlled with the Norvasc & Clonidine. Enlarged prostate is controlled with Flomax & Avodart. Meclizine is for vertigo, take 2 25mg per day, 1 Am & 1 PM. Take 1 Norvasc AM & 1 Flomax PM.
- May iuuse viagra after a hemorrhagic stroke ?
(Asked by a 74 year old man who has Ed A Nd I Had Ahemmorhagic Stroke, and takes Amlodipine Besylate, Valsartan)
I had a hemmorhagic stroke in March 2014 and wonder if I may safely use Viagra
- I am prescribed amlodopine for high blood pressure, 10mg daily. is it okay to combine garcinia cambogia for weight loss? (1 answer)
(Asked by a 61 year old woman who has High Blood Pressure, and takes Amlodipine)
I have a prescription of Amlodipine 10mg tabs for high blood pressure. I would like to begin taking Garcinia Cambogia and would like to hear if anyone has had any adverse reaction to this combination or positive results, as well.
- What are effects of gabapentin when taking stress test?
(Asked by a 78 year old woman who has Neuropathy, and takes Gabapentin, Amlodipine Besylate, Hydrochlorothiazide)
I am seeing a neurologist, and have been referred to a cardiologist before final diagnosis. My initial test was good, but the cardiologist recommended I have a stress test to complete his evaluation.
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