Amlodipine besylate and Bone density loss - from FDA reports
Bone density loss is found among people who take Amlodipine besylate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Fish Oil, and have Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Bone density loss 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, 16, 2017
25,112 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine besylate.
Among them, 22 people (0.09%) have Bone density loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Bone density loss when taking Amlodipine besylate *:
- female: 66.67 %
- male: 33.33 %
Age of people who have Bone density loss when taking Amlodipine besylate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 6.25 %
- 40-49: 6.25 %
- 50-59: 6.25 %
- 60+: 81.25 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (5 people, 22.73%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (5 people, 22.73%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (5 people, 22.73%)
- Gout (2 people, 9.09%)
- Depression (2 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Nexium (5 people, 22.73%)
- Fish Oil (5 people, 22.73%)
- Prednisone (4 people, 18.18%)
- Plavix (4 people, 18.18%)
- Lipitor (4 people, 18.18%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (10 people, 45.45%)
- Back Pain (9 people, 40.91%)
- Osteoporosis (8 people, 36.36%)
- Rashes (7 people, 31.82%)
- Stress And Anxiety (6 people, 27.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I am an obese 62-year-old male who is inactive and sits at a computer most of the day. I was taking amlodipine for 8 years and have had several bouts of water retention and had to have Lasix therapy on and off.I began having muscle spasms and thought maybe it was from an imbalance of magnesium, ...
I have just been prescribed Amlodipine Besylate for high blood pressure.I am also taking Turmeric which I find extremely helpful.Would Tumeric interact with the efficacy of this drug?.i am 80 years old.
I have been a diabetic type 2 for almost 12 years. As time goes by I suffered a heart attack and a stroke therefore all the medications listed. Recently, I noticed an pain in the leg accompamied by extreme muscle stiffness on the feet
User reviews to the study
What is an alternative to Amplodipine, I have serious side effects, including weight loss, weakness and loss of appetitite. My doctors wants me to stay on the med because my blood pressure remains high. But there must be something else I can take. This drug has been banned in Holland.
Hi...I have been on Amlodopine for about 4 years and recently started forgetting what I was thinking about a second ago...kid you not...I feel like my short term memory is loss...I will start to do a task and forget what I waned to do...or I will grab my phone to look up infomation and for get ...