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 79,010 people who have side effects while taking Norvasc from FDA and social media. Among them, 127 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 80,494 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 18,949 Acid reflux patients)
On Jan, 27, 2015: 79,010 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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