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Review: could Amlodipine besylate cause Sleep aid?

Summary: Sleep aid could be caused by Amlodipine besylate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Hydrochlorothiazide, and have Hypertension.

We study 17,397 people who have side effects while taking Amlodipine besylate from FDA and social media. Among them, 263 have Sleep aid. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleep aid and more.

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Amlodipine besylate

Amlodipine besylate (latest outcomes from 18,916 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Sleep aid

Sleep aid (sleeplessness) (latest reports from 777,540 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, pain, pain relief by acupuncture.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 17,441 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine besylate. Among them, 263 people (1.51%) have Sleep Aid. They amount to 0.03% of all the 780,284 people who have Sleep Aid on eHealthMe.

Trend of Sleep aid in Amlodipine besylate reports

Time on Amlodipine besylate when people have Sleep aid * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Sleep aid43.90%19.51%4.88%9.76%14.63%2.44%4.88%

Gender of people who have Sleep aid when taking Amlodipine besylate * :

FemaleMale
Sleep aid58.79%41.21%

Age of people who have Sleep aid when taking Amlodipine besylate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sleep aid0.00%0.00%0.00%0.36%2.52%5.76%37.41%53.96%

Severity of Sleep aid when taking Amlodipine besylate ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Sleep aid12.50%43.75%43.75%0.00%

How people recovered from Sleep aid ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Sleep aid0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (92 people, 34.98%)
  2. Blood pressure (50 people, 19.01%)
  3. Convulsion (33 people, 12.55%)
  4. Arthralgia (32 people, 12.17%)
  5. Blood triglycerides increased (31 people, 11.79%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Hydrochlorothiazide (60 people, 22.81%)
  2. Aspirin (54 people, 20.53%)
  3. Lisinopril (53 people, 20.15%)
  4. Lipitor (47 people, 17.87%)
  5. Furosemide (42 people, 15.97%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • BECAUSE OF A STROKE I EXPERIENCED AUGUST 5, 2010, I AM UNCOMFORTABLE IN MY OWN SKIN 24/7 ADD THE DISCOMFORTS CREATED FROM THE MEDICINE I TAKE SOME DAYS ARE HARDER TO STAY POSITIVE ABOUT MY LIFE. I HAVE A LOT OF STRESS DAILY AND TRYING TO FIGURE OUT HOW TO ACHIEVE SOME LEVEL OF COMFORT AND I SEEM TO BE FAILING AND I FEEL ITS DUE TO THE COMBINATION OF THE MEDICINES I TAKE.

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