Review: could Amlodipine besylate cause Tinnitus?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 25, 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, 52 have Tinnitus. See who they are, when they have Tinnitus 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.
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) (latest reports from 110,729 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety.
On Feb, 23, 2014: 16,452 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine besylate. Among them, 53 people (0.32%) have Tinnitus.
Time on Amlodipine besylate when people have Tinnitus * :
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Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Amlodipine besylate * :
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Amlodipine besylate * :
Severity of Tinnitus when taking Amlodipine besylate ** :
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How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (15 people, 28.30%)
- High blood pressure (5 people, 9.43%)
- Diabetes mellitus (3 people, 5.66%)
- Anxiety (3 people, 5.66%)
- High blood cholesterol (3 people, 5.66%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (8 people, 15.09%)
- Lisinopril (8 people, 15.09%)
- Simvastatin (8 people, 15.09%)
- Metoprolol tartrate (6 people, 11.32%)
- Atenolol (5 people, 9.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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CCY (2 years ago):
male, age 64, having tinnitus after 2 years taking amlodipine 5mg for hypertension.
my tinnitus is severe,
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