Review: could Norvasc cause Fatigue?
We study 78,976 people who have side effects while taking Norvasc from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,562 have Fatigue. Find out below who they are, when they have Fatigue and more.
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Norvasc (latest outcomes from 80,451 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) (latest reports from 1,542,761 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Jul, 17, 2014: 78,974 people reported to have side effects when taking Norvasc. Among them, 3,564 people (4.51%) have Fatigue. They amount to 0.23% of all the 1,542,459 people who have Fatigue on eHealthMe.
Time on Norvasc when people have Fatigue * :
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Gender of people who have Fatigue when taking Norvasc * :
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Severity of Fatigue when taking Norvasc ** :
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How people recovered from Fatigue ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (625 people, 17.54%)
- Pain (208 people, 5.84%)
- Osteoporosis (191 people, 5.36%)
- Depression (170 people, 4.77%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (139 people, 3.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (941 people, 26.40%)
- Lasix (617 people, 17.31%)
- Lipitor (602 people, 16.89%)
- Toprol-xl (391 people, 10.97%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (376 people, 10.55%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Increased dreaming and sleepwalking on neurontin. Found it affects me like clockwork. I must take it by 7pm in order to get up by 6am; otherwise I'm too woozy to drive even by 8am. Trying to make sure I took it early enough, I've taken at 6pm, but I wake up at 5am (I'm not a morning person!) like a like went off in my head! The swelling in my ankles is common with amlodipine and since I am still on the medication, it continues, but is not severe enough to give up the solution to migraines. I used to exercise on a good routine before migraines set in, but after a year before finding a solution, I lost the routine, gained 20 pounds back (I'd lost 40 over the previous couple of years), and lack motivation to get back to it. Depression has come back--I've battled it since childhood-- and returned to using desipramine after trying just about everything else. It's not as bad, but I attribute the weight gain and lack of motivation to depression. I'm currently taking 100 mg and can tell improvement, but broke down in odd crying spell at Church service yesterday for no real reason--just touched, but tears wouldn't stop. The neurontin was supposed to help with fatigue, but I tried to taper off and found my mind racing at night so went back on it; I definitely talk and walk in my sleep on it--taking 1600 mg at night.
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just found out today i have moderate macrocytosis, whilst being diagnosed with osteoporosis. looking at link between medication and macrocytosis
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Doctor diagnosed chronic fatigue. I'm checking for other possible causes.
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