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 79,022 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.
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Norvasc has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 80,502 Norvasc users)
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) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, ill-defined disorder, muscle spasticity. (latest reports from 32,678 Drug withdrawal syndrome patients)
On Feb, 27, 2015: 79,020 people reported to have side effects when taking Norvasc. Among them, 242 people (0.31%) have Drug Withdrawal Syndrome.
Time on Norvasc when people have Drug withdrawal syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Drug withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Norvasc * :
|Drug withdrawal syndrome||51.59%||48.41% |
Age of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Norvasc * :
|Drug withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.94%||0.00%||0.00%||6.13%||31.13%||35.85%||25.94% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (101 people, 41.74%)
- Depression (20 people, 8.26%)
- Hypertension (18 people, 7.44%)
- Back pain (10 people, 4.13%)
- Bipolar disorder (8 people, 3.31%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycontin (128 people, 52.89%)
- Lasix (58 people, 23.97%)
- Aspirin (50 people, 20.66%)
- Zantac (48 people, 19.83%)
- Prevacid (47 people, 19.42%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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