Review: could Norvasc cause Diabetes mellitus (Diabetes)?
Summary: 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 Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 78,998 people who have side effects while taking Norvasc from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,262 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 80,472 users)
Diabetes mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, high blood pressure, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Diabetes mellitus 137,876 patients)
On Dec, 15, 2014: 78,998 people reported to have side effects when taking Norvasc. Among them, 1,262 people (1.60%) have Diabetes Mellitus.
Time on Norvasc when people have Diabetes mellitus * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Diabetes mellitus||14.93%||13.43%||10.45%||11.94%||17.91%||23.88%||7.46% |
Gender of people who have Diabetes mellitus when taking Norvasc * :
|Diabetes mellitus||56.33%||43.67% |
Age of people who have Diabetes mellitus when taking Norvasc * :
|Diabetes mellitus||0.10%||0.00%||0.00%||0.48%||4.79%||20.13%||26.75%||47.75% |
Severity of Diabetes mellitus when taking Norvasc ** :
How people recovered from Diabetes mellitus ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (246 people, 19.49%)
- Depression (174 people, 13.79%)
- Bipolar disorder (102 people, 8.08%)
- Anxiety (85 people, 6.74%)
- Diabetes mellitus (66 people, 5.23%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (265 people, 21.00%)
- Seroquel (259 people, 20.52%)
- Lipitor (259 people, 20.52%)
- Lasix (170 people, 13.47%)
- Zocor (131 people, 10.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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My grandmother have Atrial Fibrillation (AF) and suffered a ischemic CVA stroke with hemorrhagic transformation on right brain this week. She also had left sudural hematoma for some time now, due to which Asprin (ecospirin-75) that she was taking because of her AF was stopped and I believe that stopping ecosirin resulted in a stroke (ischemic CVA stroke with hemorrhagic transformation on right brain this week). If Aspirin cannot be continued due to hematoma or heammorage, please suggest if there is any alternate treatment for AF, because if AF is not controlled then it might lead to another stroke. Are any of these medicines can give a soliution - Dabigatran,Rivaroxaban, Apixaban or is there any alternate treatment.
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