Review: Hair loss in Amlodipine besylate
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 4, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Hair loss by studying 16,337 people who take Amlodipine besylate. We analyze: the time on Amlodipine besylate when people have Hair loss, gender and age of these people, the severity of Hair loss, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Amlodipine besylate. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Amlodipine besylate (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure, blood pressure management. Commonly reported side effects of Amlodipine besylate include weakness, high blood pressure, dizziness, fever, breathing difficulty.
Hair loss has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Dec, 4, 2013: 16,337 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine besylate. Among them, 94 people (0.58%) have Hair Loss.
Time on Amlodipine besylate when people have Hair loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hair loss||4.55%||31.82%||18.18%||22.73%||9.09%||13.64%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Amlodipine besylate * :
|Hair loss||77.17%||22.83% |
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Amlodipine besylate * :
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||8.60%||2.15%||8.60%||9.68%||70.97% |
Severity of Hair loss when taking Amlodipine besylate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hair loss||0.00%||52.63%||42.11%||5.26% |
How people recovered from Hair loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (21 people, 22.34%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (16 people, 17.02%)
- High blood pressure (10 people, 10.64%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (9 people, 9.57%)
- Osteoporosis (7 people, 7.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (17 people, 18.09%)
- Lipitor (15 people, 15.96%)
- Warfarin sodium (10 people, 10.64%)
- Acetylsalicylic acid srt (10 people, 10.64%)
- Humira (9 people, 9.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- By Iris: Blood thinners that work for atrial fib and possible interaction with low count wbc.
(for a 73 year old woman who has Atrial Fibrillation,, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Apnea - Sleep Apnea Syndrome, High Blood Pressure, and takes Rivaroxaban, Prednisone, Norvasc, Toprol-xl, Levothyroxine Sodium)
Taking rivaroxaban (Xarelto)15mg.recently for my Atrial Fib. I feel depress and week since I,m taking this blood thinner, Trying only (acetaminophen arthritis pain)for my Reumathoyd Arthritis when necessary for pain, and 5m prednisone daily. Actually my WBC are very low.
Taking Toprol 100mg and N ...
(Number of patients like Iris: 13,809)
- By Zdanr: I have primary hyperparathyroidism with an adenoma and an igm of 16. can you tell me if the study was ever done on this combination.
(for a 55 year old woman who has Primary Hyperparathyroidism, Low IgM, and takes Amlodipine Besylate, ASA, Furosemide, Isosorbide Dinitrate, Synthroid, Nitroglycerin, Ranexa, Vivelle-dot, Cymbalta, Nitrostat, Crestor, Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate)
Was given t-131 at age 16 and have virtually no thyroid gland.
I also have systemic and coronary vasospasms that have caused heart damage, an unspecified autoimmune disease with elevated ANA, osteoporosis, normal calcium levels, parathyroid hormone of 117, an identified adenoma of the parathyroid, ...
(Number of patients like Zdanr: 9,540)
- By N5DBC: I had a tia stroke. i was given norvasc, plavix, & benicar with aspirin. i'm having chest pains while on these meds. is this normal?
(for a 54 year old man who has Stroke, TIA, High Blood Pressure, and takes Plavix, Benicar, Norvasc)
I've been on the three drugs above only a few days. I'm feeling weak, @ wrung out. I'm also experiencing chest pain that goes all the way to the back. I feel better if I sit in a chair with a backing on it.
(Number of patients like N5DBC: 2,352)
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- By Irene: Hair loss, no elevated mood or depression, nausea, tiredness
(for a 46 year old woman who has Loss Of Hair, Loss Of Libido, Depressed Mood, Nausea, Visual Disturbance, Urticaria, Obstipation, and takes Morphine)
Due to hair loss I switched over to Morphine. The hair loss goes on. While taking Tramadol for 5 month I've already lost 2/3 of my long and thick hair. In about 3 month I'll be bold - as a woman.
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- By vtway: Fibromyalgia & related health issues
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(Number of patients like vtway: 23,467)
- By Doris Waldhelm: Treating copd and kidney disease
(for a 84 year old woman who has COPD, IBS, PAD, Kidney Disease, High Blood Pressure, and takes Advair Diskus 250/50, Spiriva, Benazepril Hydrochloride, Amlodipine, Aspirin, Furosemide, Lovastatin, Miralax)
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(Number of patients like Doris Waldhelm: 10,483)
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