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Review: could Norvasc cause Nocturia?

We study 78,984 people who have side effects while taking Norvasc from FDA and social media. Among them, 231 have Nocturia. Find out below who they are, when they have Nocturia and more.

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Norvasc

Norvasc (latest outcomes from 80,458 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Nocturia

Nocturia (the need to get up in the night to urinate) (latest reports from 42,607 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, enlarged prostate, high blood cholesterol, osteopenia.

On Aug, 17, 2014: 78,981 people reported to have side effects when taking Norvasc. Among them, 231 people (0.29%) have Nocturia. They amount to 0.54% of all the 42,594 people who have Nocturia on eHealthMe.

Trend of Nocturia in Norvasc reports

Time on Norvasc when people have Nocturia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Nocturia0.00%25.00%0.00%0.00%25.00%0.00%50.00%

Gender of people who have Nocturia when taking Norvasc * :

FemaleMale
Nocturia51.74%48.26%

Age of people who have Nocturia when taking Norvasc * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Nocturia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%13.23%19.58%67.20%

Severity of Nocturia when taking Norvasc ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Nocturia ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (42 people, 18.18%)
  2. Pain (19 people, 8.23%)
  3. Osteoporosis (13 people, 5.63%)
  4. Benign prostatic hyperplasia (13 people, 5.63%)
  5. Blood cholesterol increased (11 people, 4.76%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (58 people, 25.11%)
  2. Lasix (40 people, 17.32%)
  3. Levaquin (35 people, 15.15%)
  4. Flomax (34 people, 14.72%)
  5. Hydrochlorothiazide (34 people, 14.72%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Some nights I awaken with need to urinate, every 1-2 hours. Occasionally, only 1x for entire night. Generally 204 times per night. Reasonable flow, seems to empty, no pain or difficulty "starting", however, I did have starting difficulty before using cardura (doxazosin). Rarely have "dribbling". I take all HBP meds in the evening, as well as some vitamins.

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