Review: could Amlodipine besylate cause Itching?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 19, 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, 354 have Itching. See who they are, when they have Itching 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.
Itching (latest reports from 512,695 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Feb, 18, 2014: 16,452 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine besylate. Among them, 347 people (2.11%) have Itching.
Time on Amlodipine besylate when people have Itching * :
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Gender of people who have Itching when taking Amlodipine besylate * :
Age of people who have Itching when taking Amlodipine besylate * :
Severity of Itching when taking Amlodipine besylate ** :
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How people recovered from Itching ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (97 people, 27.95%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (47 people, 13.54%)
- Coronary artery disease (15 people, 4.32%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (13 people, 3.75%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (12 people, 3.46%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (70 people, 20.17%)
- Humira (47 people, 13.54%)
- Prednisone (45 people, 12.97%)
- Furosemide (43 people, 12.39%)
- Lisinopril (41 people, 11.82%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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