Review: could Norvasc cause Dizziness?


Summary

Dizziness is found among people who take Norvasc, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypertension . We study 97,463 people who have side effects while taking Norvasc from FDA and social media. Among them, 4,150 have Dizziness. Find out below who they are, when they have Dizziness and more.

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Norvasc

Norvasc has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Norvasc 99,486 users)

Dizziness

Dizziness has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, pain, drug ineffective, weakness, diarrhea (latest reports from 262,344 Dizziness patients).

On Sep, 18, 2016

97,463 people reported to have side effects when taking Norvasc.
Among them, 4,150 people (4.26%) have Dizziness


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Norvasc cause Dizziness?

Time on Norvasc when people have Dizziness *:

  • < 1 month: 28.94 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 21.7 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5.53 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 17.02 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 13.19 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 7.66 %
  • 10+ years: 5.96 %

Gender of people who have Dizziness when taking Norvasc *:

  • female: 64.2 %
  • male: 35.8 %

Age of people who have Dizziness when taking Norvasc *:

  • 0-1: 0.09 %
  • 2-9: 0.06 %
  • 10-19: 0.12 %
  • 20-29: 0.51 %
  • 30-39: 2.41 %
  • 40-49: 7.69 %
  • 50-59: 19.82 %
  • 60+: 69.31 %

Severity if Dizziness when taking Norvasc **:

  • least: 16.67 %
  • moderate: 63.89 %
  • severe: 19.44 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Dizziness **:

  • while on drug: 20 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 80 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (1,143 people, 27.54%)
  • Osteoporosis (258 people, 6.22%)
  • Pain (212 people, 5.11%)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (196 people, 4.72%)
  • Depression (147 people, 3.54%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (557 people, 13.42%)
  • Lipitor (556 people, 13.40%)
  • Lasix (463 people, 11.16%)
  • Lisinopril (398 people, 9.59%)
  • Plavix (397 people, 9.57%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (1,060 people, 25.54%)
  • Asthenia (801 people, 19.30%)
  • Headache (736 people, 17.73%)
  • Dyspnoea (717 people, 17.28%)
  • Fatigue (674 people, 16.24%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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