Amlodipine besylate and Bipolar disorder - from FDA reports
Bipolar disorder is found among people who take Amlodipine besylate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Cymbalta, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Bipolar disorder with Amlodipine besylate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 25,112 people who have side effects when taking Amlodipine besylate from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 14, 2017
25,112 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine besylate.
Among them, 21 people (0.08%) have Bipolar disorder
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amlodipine besylate when people have Bipolar disorder *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 66.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 33.33 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Bipolar disorder when taking Amlodipine besylate *:
- female: 52.38 %
- male: 47.62 %
Age of people who have Bipolar disorder when taking Amlodipine besylate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 20.0 %
- 40-49: 26.67 %
- 50-59: 13.33 %
- 60+: 40.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (4 people, 19.05%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (4 people, 19.05%)
- Narcolepsy (3 people, 14.29%)
- Cataplexy (3 people, 14.29%)
- Sleep Disorder (2 people, 9.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Cymbalta (4 people, 19.05%)
- Xyrem (3 people, 14.29%)
- Provigil (3 people, 14.29%)
- Metoprolol Tartrate (3 people, 14.29%)
- Celebrex (3 people, 14.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (8 people, 38.10%)
- Insomnia (6 people, 28.57%)
- Suicidal Ideation (5 people, 23.81%)
- Stress And Anxiety (5 people, 23.81%)
- Fatigue (4 people, 19.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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User reviews to the study
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