Review: could Amlodipine besylate cause Peripheral neuropathy?
Summary: Peripheral neuropathy is found among people who take Amlodipine besylate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lipitor, and have High blood pressure.
We study 17,573 people who have side effects while taking Amlodipine besylate from FDA and social media. Among them, 37 have Peripheral neuropathy. Find out below who they are, when they have Peripheral neuropathy 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 19,109 Amlodipine besylate users)
Peripheral neuropathy (damage to nerves of the peripheral nervous system) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol, diabetes, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 10,595 Peripheral neuropathy patients)
On Apr, 14, 2015: 17,573 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine besylate. Among them, 37 people (0.21%) have Peripheral Neuropathy.
Time on Amlodipine besylate when people have Peripheral neuropathy * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Peripheral neuropathy||0.00%||25.00%||0.00%||25.00%||25.00%||0.00%||25.00% |
Gender of people who have Peripheral neuropathy when taking Amlodipine besylate * :
|Peripheral neuropathy||42.11%||57.89% |
Age of people who have Peripheral neuropathy when taking Amlodipine besylate * :
|Peripheral neuropathy||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||18.75%||81.25% |
Severity of Peripheral neuropathy when taking Amlodipine besylate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Peripheral neuropathy||0.00%||66.67%||0.00%||33.33% |
How people recovered from Peripheral neuropathy ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Peripheral neuropathy||33.33%||0.00%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (12 people, 32.43%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (11 people, 29.73%)
- Ill-defined disorder (4 people, 10.81%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (3 people, 8.11%)
- Neuropathy - peripheral (2 people, 5.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lipitor (12 people, 32.43%)
- Hyzaar (11 people, 29.73%)
- Vicodin (9 people, 24.32%)
- Aspirin (9 people, 24.32%)
- Acetylsalicylic acid srt (6 people, 16.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Finasteride, Amlodipine Besylate for a 66-year old man with Prostration, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Pain - Joints
- A study of drug interactions between Lisinopril, Glipizide, Vitamin D, Simvastatin, Carvedilol, Amlodipine Besylate, Tramadol, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Januvia for a 63-year old woman with Hypertension, Diabetes Mellitus Non Insulin-dependent, Chronic Kidney Disease, High Blood Cholesterol, Pain - Bones, Depression, Diabetes Mellitus Non-insulin-dependent. The patient has Thigh Pain
- A study of side effects of Amlodipine for a 57-year old woman with Blood Pressure Increased. The patient has High Clostrol
- A study of drug interactions between Tamsulosin, Latanoprost, Atenolol, Amlodipine for a 81-year old man with Frequent Or Urgent Urination, Eye Degenerative Disorder, Hypertension. The patient has Muscle Pain, Feeling Hot, Diabetes Mellitus, Swelling Face, Puffy Face
- A study of drug interactions between Dorzolamide Hydrochloride; Timolol Maleate, Prednisolone, Hydrochlorothiazide, Amlodipine, Valsartan for a 64-year old woman with Glaucoma, Retinal Detachment, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Insomnia
Recent Amlodipine besylate related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Prazosin Hydrochloride, PROZAC, Sildenafil Citrate, Atorvastatin Calcium, Amlodipine Besylate for a 49-year old man who has Major Depression, Anxiety
- Comparions of Amlodipine Besylate, Metoprolol Tartrate, Furosemide, Hydralazine Hydrochloride for a 71-year old woman who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Duloxetine Hydrochloride, LOSARTAN, EQUETRO, METOPROLOL SUCCINATE, Amlodipine Besylate for a 57-year old woman who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Isosorbide Mononitrate, Amlodipine Besylate for a 53-year old man who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Gabapentin, Amlodipine, Olmetec for a 72-year old woman who has High Blood Pressure
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