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Review: could Amlodipine cause Anaphylaxis?

We study 44,874 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

Amlodipine (latest outcomes from 46,515 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Anaphylaxis

Anaphylaxis (serious allergic reaction that is rapid in onset and may cause death) (latest reports from 109,223 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, asthma, high blood pressure, premedication, pain.

On Oct, 26, 2014: 44,836 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine. Among them, 203 people (0.45%) have Anaphylaxis.

Trend of Anaphylaxis in Amlodipine reports

Time on Amlodipine when people have Anaphylaxis * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Anaphylaxis70.00%10.00%0.00%20.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Anaphylaxis when taking Amlodipine * :

FemaleMale
Anaphylaxis53.52%46.48%

Age of people who have Anaphylaxis when taking Amlodipine * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Anaphylaxis0.00%1.10%1.10%2.21%3.31%7.18%20.44%64.64%

Severity of Anaphylaxis when taking Amlodipine ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Anaphylaxis ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (73 people, 35.96%)
  2. Ill-defined disorder (18 people, 8.87%)
  3. Asthma (12 people, 5.91%)
  4. Prophylaxis (7 people, 3.45%)
  5. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (6 people, 2.96%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Amlodipine besylate (60 people, 29.56%)
  2. Aspirin (35 people, 17.24%)
  3. Lisinopril (24 people, 11.82%)
  4. Simvastatin (21 people, 10.34%)
  5. Furosemide (17 people, 8.37%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 day ago):

  • since having 2 episodes so far this year which nobody knows what caused them. i suffer with my breathing and have chest pains. i never had these before the shock

    Reply

  • From this study (3 days ago):

  • High Blood pressure
    Pulmonary Embolism approximately 2 weeks ago
    Blood Clots
    Achilles tendon repair surgery 8/14/14
    Asthma (mild)

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