Review: could Amlodipine cause Anaphylaxis?
We study 44,810 people who have side effects while taking Amlodipine from FDA and social media. Among them, 203 have Anaphylaxis. Find out below who they are, when they have Anaphylaxis and more.
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Amlodipine (latest outcomes from 46,445 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Anaphylaxis (serious allergic reaction that is rapid in onset and may cause death) (latest reports from 108,047 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, asthma, high blood pressure, premedication, pain.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 44,800 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine. Among them, 203 people (0.45%) have Anaphylaxis. They amount to 0.19% of all the 108,018 people who have Anaphylaxis on eHealthMe.
Time on Amlodipine when people have Anaphylaxis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Anaphylaxis when taking Amlodipine * :
Age of people who have Anaphylaxis when taking Amlodipine * :
Severity of Anaphylaxis when taking Amlodipine ** :
How people recovered from Anaphylaxis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (73 people, 35.96%)
- Ill-defined disorder (18 people, 8.87%)
- Asthma (12 people, 5.91%)
- Prophylaxis (7 people, 3.45%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (6 people, 2.96%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Amlodipine besylate (60 people, 29.56%)
- Aspirin (35 people, 17.24%)
- Lisinopril (24 people, 11.82%)
- Simvastatin (21 people, 10.34%)
- Furosemide (17 people, 8.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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