Amlodipine besylate and Irregular heartbeat - from FDA reports
Irregular heartbeat is found among people who take Amlodipine besylate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Furosemide, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Irregular heartbeat 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 Sep, 20, 2017
25,112 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine besylate.
Among them, 258 people (1.03%) have Irregular heartbeat
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amlodipine besylate when people have Irregular heartbeat *:
- < 1 month: 71.43 %
- 1 - 6 months: 23.81 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.38 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 2.38 %
Gender of people who have Irregular heartbeat when taking Amlodipine besylate *:
- female: 65.32 %
- male: 34.68 %
Age of people who have Irregular heartbeat when taking Amlodipine besylate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 2.43 %
- 30-39: 4.37 %
- 40-49: 9.22 %
- 50-59: 18.93 %
- 60+: 65.05 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (26 people, 10.08%)
- Diabetes (15 people, 5.81%)
- Pain (12 people, 4.65%)
- Depression (11 people, 4.26%)
- Joint Pain (10 people, 3.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Furosemide (33 people, 12.79%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (28 people, 10.85%)
- Xanax (25 people, 9.69%)
- Levaquin (23 people, 8.91%)
- Lisinopril (22 people, 8.53%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dizziness (62 people, 24.03%)
- Breathing Difficulty (49 people, 18.99%)
- Headache (42 people, 16.28%)
- Chest Pain (40 people, 15.50%)
- Nausea (38 people, 14.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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User reviews to the study
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