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Review: could Norvasc cause Urticaria?

We study 78,984 people who have side effects while taking Norvasc from FDA and social media. Among them, 521 have Urticaria. Find out below who they are, when they have Urticaria 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.

Urticaria

Urticaria (rash of round, red welts on the skin that itch intensely) (latest reports from 214,626 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression.

On Aug, 22, 2014: 78,982 people reported to have side effects when taking Norvasc. Among them, 521 people (0.66%) have Urticaria. They amount to 0.24% of all the 214,593 people who have Urticaria on eHealthMe.

Trend of Urticaria in Norvasc reports

Time on Norvasc when people have Urticaria * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Urticaria53.49%16.28%4.65%11.63%6.98%4.65%2.33%

Gender of people who have Urticaria when taking Norvasc * :

FemaleMale
Urticaria66.67%33.33%

Age of people who have Urticaria when taking Norvasc * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Urticaria0.00%0.22%0.00%1.32%3.73%9.43%23.68%61.62%

Severity of Urticaria when taking Norvasc ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Urticaria ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (91 people, 17.47%)
  2. Asthma (20 people, 3.84%)
  3. Blood cholesterol increased (18 people, 3.45%)
  4. Diabetes mellitus (16 people, 3.07%)
  5. Rheumatoid arthritis (15 people, 2.88%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (106 people, 20.35%)
  2. Lipitor (59 people, 11.32%)
  3. Hydrochlorothiazide (57 people, 10.94%)
  4. Lisinopril (43 people, 8.25%)
  5. Atenolol (43 people, 8.25%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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