Review: could Amlodipine besylate cause Impotence?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 16,531 people who take Amlodipine besylate. Among them, 90 have Impotence. See who they are, when they have Impotence and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Amlodipine besylate (latest outcomes from 18,876 users) 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.
Impotence (powerlessness) (latest reports from 126,674 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Feb, 22, 2014: 16,452 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine besylate. Among them, 87 people (0.53%) have Impotence.
Time on Amlodipine besylate when people have Impotence * :
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Severity of Impotence when taking Amlodipine besylate ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (30 people, 34.48%)
- High blood pressure (15 people, 17.24%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (12 people, 13.79%)
- Erectile dysfunction (9 people, 10.34%)
- Metastases to bone (9 people, 10.34%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Hydrochlorothiazide (20 people, 22.99%)
- Lisinopril (17 people, 19.54%)
- Aspirin (15 people, 17.24%)
- Lipitor (15 people, 17.24%)
- Amoxicillin (11 people, 12.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hello I am Young Indian man aged 29 years, I am hypertensive individuals. I am taking amlodipine 5 mg + losartan pottasium 50 mg once in the morning. I feel that i am suffering from erecticle dysfunction? does these drug causes erecticle dysfunction or is it due to hypertension itself
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