Amlodipine besylate and Withdrawal syndrome - from FDA reports
Withdrawal syndrome is found among people who take Amlodipine besylate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Calcium, and have Neuralgia. This review analyzes which people have Withdrawal syndrome 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, 19 people (0.08%) have Withdrawal syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amlodipine besylate when people have Withdrawal syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50 %
- 6 - 12 months: 50 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Amlodipine besylate *:
- female: 68.42 %
- male: 31.58 %
Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Amlodipine besylate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 8.33 %
- 50-59: 16.67 %
- 60+: 75.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (4 people, 21.05%)
- Neuralgia (4 people, 21.05%)
- Narcolepsy (3 people, 15.79%)
- Hypersensitivity (3 people, 15.79%)
- Hypothyroidism (2 people, 10.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Calcium (4 people, 21.05%)
- Xyrem (3 people, 15.79%)
- Vitamin D (3 people, 15.79%)
- Norco (3 people, 15.79%)
- Fish Oil (3 people, 15.79%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (4 people, 21.05%)
- Malaise (4 people, 21.05%)
- Drug Ineffective (4 people, 21.05%)
- Dizziness (4 people, 21.05%)
- Headache (3 people, 15.79%)
* 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.
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