Norvasc and Diabetes mellitus - from FDA reports
Diabetes mellitus 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 Lipitor, and have High blood pressure . We study 98,397 people who have side effects while taking Norvasc from FDA. Among them, 1,061 have Diabetes mellitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Diabetes mellitus and more.
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Norvasc has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Norvasc 101,066 users)
Diabetes mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, diabetes, schizophrenia (latest reports from 274,050 Diabetes mellitus patients).
On Feb, 10, 2017
98,397 people reported to have side effects when taking Norvasc.
Among them, 1,061 people (1.08%) have Diabetes Mellitus
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Norvasc when people have Diabetes Mellitus *:
- < 1 month: 13.89 %
- 1 - 6 months: 16.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 12.5 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.72 %
- 2 - 5 years: 18.06 %
- 5 - 10 years: 20.83 %
- 10+ years: 8.33 %
Gender of people who have Diabetes Mellitus when taking Norvasc *:
- female: 58.61 %
- male: 41.39 %
Age of people who have Diabetes Mellitus when taking Norvasc *:
- 0-1: 0.12 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.23 %
- 20-29: 0.59 %
- 30-39: 5.74 %
- 40-49: 20.37 %
- 50-59: 27.63 %
- 60+: 45.32 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (319 people, 30.07%)
- Depression (192 people, 18.10%)
- Bipolar Disorder (102 people, 9.61%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (97 people, 9.14%)
- Stress And Anxiety (94 people, 8.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lipitor (269 people, 25.35%)
- Seroquel (262 people, 24.69%)
- Aspirin (190 people, 17.91%)
- Lasix (157 people, 14.80%)
- Lisinopril (134 people, 12.63%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (256 people, 24.13%)
- Stress And Anxiety (138 people, 13.01%)
- Chest Pain (138 people, 13.01%)
- Breathing Difficulty (133 people, 12.54%)
- Pain (128 people, 12.06%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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