Review: could Norvasc cause Restless legs syndrome (Restless leg syndrome)?
Summary: Restless legs syndrome is found among people who take Norvasc, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Lipitor, and have High blood pressure.
We study 79,022 people who have side effects while taking Norvasc from FDA and social media. Among them, 148 have Restless legs syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Restless legs 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)
Restless legs syndrome
Restless legs syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 17,498 Restless legs syndrome patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 79,020 people reported to have side effects when taking Norvasc. Among them, 148 people (0.19%) have Restless Legs Syndrome.
Time on Norvasc when people have Restless legs syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Restless legs syndrome||10.00%||20.00%||0.00%||20.00%||10.00%||0.00%||40.00% |
Gender of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Norvasc * :
|Restless legs syndrome||61.84%||38.16% |
Age of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Norvasc * :
|Restless legs syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.89%||6.25%||26.79%||66.07% |
Severity of Restless legs syndrome when taking Norvasc ** :
How people recovered from Restless legs syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (22 people, 14.86%)
- Restless legs syndrome (17 people, 11.49%)
- Multiple myeloma (15 people, 10.14%)
- Arthritis (13 people, 8.78%)
- Osteoporosis (12 people, 8.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lipitor (60 people, 40.54%)
- Aspirin (50 people, 33.78%)
- Neurontin (50 people, 33.78%)
- Prednisone (41 people, 27.70%)
- Lasix (39 people, 26.35%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Zoloft, Ativan, Methadone Hydrochloride, Percocet, Tizanidine Hydrochloride for a 37-year old woman with PTSD, Spinal Cord Injury Cervical, Spinal Osteoarthritis. The patient has Restlessness Aggravated, Restless Legs Syndrome, Movement - Uncontrollable, Pain - Leg, Nausea And Vomiting, Vomiting, Abdominal Pain
- A study of side effects of NORVASC for a 54-year old woman with Pulmonary Hypertension. The patient has Swollen Right Knee And Leg With Rash Around Knee
- A study of side effects of Amlodipine Besylate for a 75-year old woman with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body)
- A study of drug interactions between Amlodipine Besylate, Fenofibrate for a 54-year old man with Blood Pressure, Blood Triglycerides. The patient has Creatine Urine, Low Egfr
- A study of side effects of Methylprednisolone for a 21-year old woman with Acute Bronchitis. The patient has Restless Leg Syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs)
Recent Norvasc related drug comparison:
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