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Review: could Norvasc cause Skin discoloration - bluish?

Summary: Skin discoloration - bluish could be caused by Norvasc, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Coumadin, and have Hypertension.

We study 78,936 people who have side effects while taking Norvasc from FDA and social media. Among them, 97 have Skin discoloration - bluish. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin discoloration - bluish and more.

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Norvasc

Norvasc (latest outcomes from 80,409 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure, blood pressure management. Commonly reported side effects of Norvasc include high blood pressure, weakness, breathing difficulty, nausea, nausea aggravated.

Skin discoloration - bluish

Skin discoloration - bluish (bluish colour of skin) (latest reports from 46,286 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, pain, stress and anxiety, rheumatoid arthritis.

On Apr, 17, 2014: 78,936 people reported to have side effects when taking Norvasc. Among them, 97 people (0.12%) have Skin Discoloration - Bluish. They amount to 0.21% of all the 46,286 people who have Skin Discoloration - Bluish on eHealthMe.

Trend of Skin discoloration - bluish in Norvasc reports

Time on Norvasc when people have Skin discoloration - bluish * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Skin discoloration - bluish50.00%33.33%0.00%0.00%16.67%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Skin discoloration - bluish when taking Norvasc * :

FemaleMale
Skin discoloration - bluish45.45%54.55%

Age of people who have Skin discoloration - bluish when taking Norvasc * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Skin discoloration - bluish1.14%0.00%0.00%2.27%2.27%4.55%15.91%73.86%

Severity of Skin discoloration - bluish when taking Norvasc ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Skin discoloration - bluish ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (16 people, 16.49%)
  2. Pain (8 people, 8.25%)
  3. Breast cancer (4 people, 4.12%)
  4. Osteoporosis (4 people, 4.12%)
  5. Ill-defined disorder (4 people, 4.12%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Coumadin (20 people, 20.62%)
  2. Protonix (17 people, 17.53%)
  3. Vioxx (15 people, 15.46%)
  4. Aspirin (15 people, 15.46%)
  5. Zofran (15 people, 15.46%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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