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Review: could Norvasc cause Drug withdrawal syndrome?

Summary: Drug withdrawal syndrome is found among people who take Norvasc, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Oxycontin, and have Pain.

We study 78,991 people who have side effects while taking Norvasc from FDA and social media. Among them, 242 have Drug withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug withdrawal syndrome and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Norvasc and have Drug withdrawal syndrome >>>

Norvasc

Norvasc (latest outcomes from 80,468 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Trend of norvasc reports

Drug withdrawal syndrome

Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation) (latest reports from 32,657 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, ill-defined disorder, muscle spasticity.

Trend of Drug withdrawal syndrome reports

On Nov, 25, 2014: 78,991 people reported to have side effects when taking Norvasc. Among them, 242 people (0.31%) have Drug Withdrawal Syndrome.

Trend of Drug withdrawal syndrome in Norvasc reports

Time on Norvasc when people have Drug withdrawal syndrome * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Drug withdrawal syndrome0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Norvasc * :

FemaleMale
Drug withdrawal syndrome51.59%48.41%

Age of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Norvasc * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Drug withdrawal syndrome0.00%0.94%0.00%0.00%6.13%31.13%35.85%25.94%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (101 people, 41.74%)
  2. Depression (20 people, 8.26%)
  3. Hypertension (18 people, 7.44%)
  4. Back pain (10 people, 4.13%)
  5. Bipolar disorder (8 people, 3.31%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Oxycontin (128 people, 52.89%)
  2. Lasix (58 people, 23.97%)
  3. Aspirin (50 people, 20.66%)
  4. Zantac (48 people, 19.83%)
  5. Prevacid (47 people, 19.42%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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