Review: could Norvasc cause Vision blurred?
Summary: Vision blurred is found among people who take Norvasc, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 79,020 people who have side effects while taking Norvasc from FDA and social media. Among them, 885 have Vision blurred. Find out below who they are, when they have Vision blurred and more.
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Norvasc has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 80,498 Norvasc users)
Vision Blurred has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 48,523 Vision Blurred patients)
On Feb, 23, 2015: 79,020 people reported to have side effects when taking Norvasc. Among them, 885 people (1.12%) have Vision Blurred.
Time on Norvasc when people have Vision blurred * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Vision blurred||27.78%||38.89%||5.56%||2.78%||13.89%||11.11%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Vision blurred when taking Norvasc * :
|Vision blurred||63.62%||36.38% |
Age of people who have Vision blurred when taking Norvasc * :
|Vision blurred||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.53%||3.17%||8.60%||24.60%||63.10% |
Severity of Vision blurred when taking Norvasc ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Vision blurred||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Vision blurred ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Vision blurred||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (193 people, 21.81%)
- Pain (85 people, 9.60%)
- Depression (58 people, 6.55%)
- Multiple myeloma (48 people, 5.42%)
- Osteoporosis (36 people, 4.07%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (214 people, 24.18%)
- Lipitor (128 people, 14.46%)
- Prednisone (114 people, 12.88%)
- Plavix (96 people, 10.85%)
- Nexium (94 people, 10.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- I have been on amlodipine for approximately 3 months and have had terrible swelling in my legs and ankles along with pain and itching. should i be taken off this medication?
I was previously taking Propranolol for blood pressure which didn't bother me at all, but last year I developed a breathing problem and was given Symbicort to help get rid of wheezing. The Symbicort and Propranolol don't mesh well so I was then put on Amlodipine. The swelling, pain and itching occurred right away. I asked the pharmacist about it and also my doctor and they both said a small percentage of people have this problem on this medication. I have tried many times to get my doctor to take me off of this medication but he insists it is best for me, but I disagree. I really don't want to have this problem for the rest of my life and I also won't have any skin left on my legs from the scratching, not to mention the pain that accompanies the swelling which seem to creep up to my knees and thighs and sometimes is so painful I just go to bed to lay down and hopefully the hydroclorithiazide will remove some of this water so that pain will go away. The doctor also doubled my dose of Losartin and Hydroclorithiazide. I'm up about 4-6 times a night going to the bathroom so it also interrupts my sleep. Is anyone else having this problem. I would prefer to go back on the Propranolol and get something other than Symbicort that won't interact with each other. Then I won't have pain and itching all the time. Does anyone have any input on this. I would really appreciate it.
Thanks. Debbie CB
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