eHealthMe - What patients like me said? eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

What patients like me said?

More tools

Review: could Norvasc cause Vision blurred?

Summary: Vision blurred could be caused by Norvasc, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Aspirin, and have Hypertension.

We study 78,936 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.

How are my drugs for patients like me? On eHealthMe, you can research 300 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. All studies are personalized to gender and age. Start now, it's anonymous, simple & free >>>

Norvasc

Norvasc (latest outcomes from 80,409 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Vision blurred

Vision blurred (latest reports from 305,559 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 78,900 people reported to have side effects when taking Norvasc. Among them, 885 people (1.12%) have Vision Blurred. They amount to 0.29% of all the 305,023 people who have Vision Blurred on eHealthMe.

Trend of Vision blurred in Norvasc reports

Time on Norvasc when people have Vision blurred * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Vision blurred27.78%38.89%5.56%2.78%13.89%11.11%0.00%

Gender of people who have Vision blurred when taking Norvasc * :

FemaleMale
Vision blurred63.62%36.38%

Age of people who have Vision blurred when taking Norvasc * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Vision blurred0.00%0.00%0.00%0.53%3.17%8.60%24.60%63.10%

Severity of Vision blurred when taking Norvasc ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Vision blurred0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Vision blurred ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Vision blurred0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (193 people, 21.81%)
  2. Pain (85 people, 9.60%)
  3. Depression (58 people, 6.55%)
  4. Multiple myeloma (48 people, 5.42%)
  5. Osteoporosis (36 people, 4.07%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (214 people, 24.18%)
  2. Lipitor (128 people, 14.46%)
  3. Prednisone (114 people, 12.88%)
  4. Plavix (96 people, 10.85%)
  5. Nexium (94 people, 10.62%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Related topic: Norvasc, Vision blurred

You can also:

On eHealthMe, Norvasc (amlodipine besylate) is often used for high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions Norvasc is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Norvasc used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (7 months ago):

  • diagnosed with probable narrow angle glaucoma yesterday
    sustained slip and fall injury to ulna nerve hand, arm, shoulder, back

    Reply

  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • Terry Ellis on Sep, 22, 2011:

    Amlodipine Besylate definitely causes erectile problems!!!!! Is is not the same drug as Norvasc even though it claims to be the same. I took Norvasc for years with erectile problems, not to mention the headaches.

    Reply

    Terry Ellis on Sep, 22, 2011:

    Correction to my earlier posting. The Norvasc did not cause erectile proglems.

    Reply

    suhad Ghandour on Feb, 16, 2013:

    Female aged 67yrs, after starting Norvasc 5mg ,I started to suffer from muscle pain, knowing that I am taking Atacand plus and crestor 20 too. Is the pain caused by Norvasc alone,or due to this combination? I already did the CPK test and it was normal. please advise me what to do. Thank you in advance.

    Reply

  • From this study (4 years ago):

  • started norvasc cozaar regimen 2 years ago. now, whenever I take it in the morning 2 hrs later I literally pass out! Help!

    Reply

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Norvasc, Vision blurred

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Hair loss on this drug
    i began this drug a week and two days now. after the fourth day i saw hair loss, my sister said you have a dry patch in your hair and i went home and brushed my hair there was no much hair loss and a few bald patches about the size of fists at the back of my head. There was no way to hide them, e ...

  • Melformin and hiccups
    Started Metformin yesterday at 250 mg after breakfast. Severe hiccups for 5+ hours, approx 5 - 10.30 p.m. Very hard to relieve by breathing into a bag and took several tries to stop. Could not stop until I alkalised with Bi-carb soda in water, twice. Started again in the night, about 1.30 am. Took ...

  • Blurred vision after ipratropium bromide
    blurred vision after one day use I take only herbal supplements none known for invasive reactions

More reviews for: Norvasc, Vision blurred

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

Related study

- Norvasc side effects

 

Related symptom

- Vision Blurred

 

 

Recent user comments

- "Began 5 year follow up drug treatment for breast canc ... " (1 hour ago)

- "momentary tingling during exercise, in fingers, when ... " (5 hours ago)

- "Do drugs cause histamine intolerance? Severe red ras ... " (12 hours ago)

- "Recently Dxd w/ toxic multinodular goiter/hyperthyroi ... " (12 hours ago)

- "I was given Synarel in the early 90s to try to treat ... " (15 hours ago)

 

Tools

- Check symptoms
- Check drugs
- Compare drugs
- Ask a question
- Write a review
- Report a side effect

 

Popular searches

- Chirbhita
- Lack Of Coordination
- Pavor Nocturnus
- Tarweed
- Laryngeal Necrosis

   

Drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Side effects: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Symptoms: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.