Review: could Norvasc cause Drug withdrawal syndrome?
We study 78,976 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 (latest outcomes from 80,450 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure.
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 149,946 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, ill-defined disorder, muscle spasticity.
On Jul, 18, 2014: 78,974 people reported to have side effects when taking Norvasc. Among them, 242 people (0.31%) have Drug Withdrawal Syndrome. They amount to 0.16% of all the 149,946 people who have Drug Withdrawal Syndrome on eHealthMe.
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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