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Review: could Amlodipine besylate cause Dementia alzheimer's type?

Summary: Dementia alzheimer's type could be caused by Amlodipine besylate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Norvasc, and have Hypertension.

We study 17,397 people who have side effects while taking Amlodipine besylate from FDA and social media. Among them, 17 have Dementia alzheimer's type. Find out below who they are, when they have Dementia alzheimer's type and more.

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On Apr, 10, 2014: 17,441 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine besylate. Among them, 17 people (0.10%) have Dementia Alzheimer's Type. They amount to 0.07% of all the 24,769 people who have Dementia Alzheimer's Type on eHealthMe.

Trend of Dementia alzheimer's type in Amlodipine besylate reports

Time on Amlodipine besylate when people have Dementia alzheimer's type * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Dementia alzheimer's type0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Dementia alzheimer's type when taking Amlodipine besylate * :

FemaleMale
Dementia alzheimer's type66.67%33.33%

Age of people who have Dementia alzheimer's type when taking Amlodipine besylate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dementia alzheimer's type0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Severity of Dementia alzheimer's type when taking Amlodipine besylate ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Dementia alzheimer's type0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Dementia alzheimer's type ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (5 people, 29.41%)
  2. Bone disorder (3 people, 17.65%)
  3. Prophylaxis (3 people, 17.65%)
  4. Anxiety (3 people, 17.65%)
  5. Pain management (3 people, 17.65%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Norvasc (4 people, 23.53%)
  2. Aspirin (4 people, 23.53%)
  3. Decadron (3 people, 17.65%)
  4. Miacalcin (3 people, 17.65%)
  5. Ibuprofen (3 people, 17.65%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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