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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 78,998 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.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Norvasc and have Acid reflux >>>

Norvasc

Norvasc has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Norvasc 80,472 users)

Acid reflux

Acid reflux (stomach acids rise up) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Acid reflux 10,551 patients)

On Nov, 27, 2014: 78,991 people reported to have side effects when taking Norvasc. Among them, 127 people (0.16%) have Acid Reflux.

Trend of Acid reflux in Norvasc reports

Time on Norvasc when people have Acid reflux * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Acid reflux8.70%13.04%0.00%0.00%30.43%47.83%0.00%

Gender of people who have Acid reflux when taking Norvasc * :

FemaleMale
Acid reflux64.80%35.20%

Age of people who have Acid reflux when taking Norvasc * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Acid reflux0.87%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.74%17.39%33.04%46.96%

Severity of Acid reflux when taking Norvasc ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Acid reflux12.50%37.50%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Acid reflux ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Acid reflux0.00%50.00%50.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (16 people, 12.60%)
  2. Hypertension (12 people, 9.45%)
  3. Muscle spasms (9 people, 7.09%)
  4. Restless legs syndrome (7 people, 5.51%)
  5. Arthralgia (7 people, 5.51%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vioxx (48 people, 37.80%)
  2. Lipitor (34 people, 26.77%)
  3. Prilosec (32 people, 25.20%)
  4. Aspirin (30 people, 23.62%)
  5. Lasix (28 people, 22.05%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    (Asked by a 72 year old man who has Enlarged Prostate, High Blood Pressure, Diverticulitis, and takes Meclizine, Clonidine, Norvasc, Flomax, Avodart)
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