Amlodipine besylate and Rapid heart beat - from FDA reports
Rapid heart beat 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 Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Rapid heart beat 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, 210 people (0.84%) have Rapid heart beat
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amlodipine besylate when people have Rapid heart beat *:
- < 1 month: 44.44 %
- 1 - 6 months: 38.89 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.56 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.11 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Rapid heart beat when taking Amlodipine besylate *:
- female: 57.69 %
- male: 42.31 %
Age of people who have Rapid heart beat when taking Amlodipine besylate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.56 %
- 10-19: 2.81 %
- 20-29: 1.69 %
- 30-39: 7.87 %
- 40-49: 14.04 %
- 50-59: 15.17 %
- 60+: 57.87 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (12 people, 5.71%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (11 people, 5.24%)
- Osteoporosis (10 people, 4.76%)
- Pain (9 people, 4.29%)
- Multiple Myeloma (7 people, 3.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (25 people, 11.90%)
- Lisinopril (24 people, 11.43%)
- Metoprolol Tartrate (15 people, 7.14%)
- Atenolol (13 people, 6.19%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (12 people, 5.71%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dizziness (36 people, 17.14%)
- Breathing Difficulty (36 people, 17.14%)
- Nausea (34 people, 16.19%)
- Weakness (31 people, 14.76%)
- Hypotension (30 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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