Review: could Norvasc cause Acid reflux (Gastroesophageal reflux disease)?
Summary: Acid reflux is found among people who take Norvasc, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Vioxx, and have Pain.
We study 79,022 people who have side effects while taking Norvasc from FDA and social media. Among them, 128 have Acid reflux. Find out below who they are, when they have Acid reflux and more.
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Norvasc has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 80,502 Norvasc users)
Acid reflux (stomach acids rise up) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 19,207 Acid reflux patients)
On Mar, 3, 2015: 79,020 people reported to have side effects when taking Norvasc. Among them, 128 people (0.16%) have Acid Reflux.
Time on Norvasc when people have Acid reflux * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Acid reflux||8.33%||12.50%||0.00%||4.17%||29.17%||45.83%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Acid reflux when taking Norvasc * :
|Acid reflux||65.08%||34.92% |
Age of people who have Acid reflux when taking Norvasc * :
|Acid reflux||0.86%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.72%||17.24%||32.76%||47.41% |
Severity of Acid reflux when taking Norvasc ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Acid reflux||11.11%||33.33%||55.56%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Acid reflux ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Acid reflux||0.00%||33.33%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (16 people, 12.50%)
- Hypertension (13 people, 10.16%)
- Muscle spasms (9 people, 7.03%)
- Multiple myeloma (7 people, 5.47%)
- Anxiety (7 people, 5.47%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (48 people, 37.50%)
- Lipitor (34 people, 26.56%)
- Prilosec (32 people, 25.00%)
- Aspirin (30 people, 23.44%)
- Lopressor (28 people, 21.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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Recent Norvasc related drug comparison:
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- Comparions of Isosorbide Mononitrate, Amlodipine Besylate for a 53-year old man who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Gabapentin, Amlodipine, Olmetec for a 72-year old woman who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Amlodipine Besylate, Losartan Potassium, Klor-con for a 52-year old woman who has Hypertension
- Comparions of Valium, Amlodipine Besylate for a 49-year old man who has Blood Pressure Increased
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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