Review: could Amlodipine cause Erectile dysfunction (Erection problems)?
Summary: Erectile dysfunction is found among people who take Amlodipine, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Amlodipine besylate, and have Hypertension.
We study 44,889 people who have side effects while taking Amlodipine from FDA and social media. Among them, 157 have Erectile dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Erectile dysfunction and more.
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Amlodipine has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Amlodipine 46,546 users)
Erectile Dysfunction has been reported by people with erection problems, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, hair loss.(latest reports from Erectile Dysfunction 30,109 patients)
On Dec, 1, 2014: 44,889 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine. Among them, 157 people (0.35%) have Erectile Dysfunction.
Time on Amlodipine when people have Erectile dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Erectile dysfunction||5.26%||15.79%||14.04%||22.81%||26.32%||8.77%||7.02% |
Gender of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Amlodipine * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.62%||99.38% |
Age of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Amlodipine * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.93%||2.11%||13.38%||49.30%||30.28% |
Severity of Erectile dysfunction when taking Amlodipine ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Erectile dysfunction||3.77%||43.40%||39.62%||13.21% |
How people recovered from Erectile dysfunction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||4.35%||95.65% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (51 people, 32.48%)
- Erectile dysfunction (17 people, 10.83%)
- High blood pressure (16 people, 10.19%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (14 people, 8.92%)
- Gout (11 people, 7.01%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Amlodipine besylate (103 people, 65.61%)
- Aspirin (30 people, 19.11%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (25 people, 15.92%)
- Lisinopril (25 people, 15.92%)
- Viagra (19 people, 12.10%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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