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Review: Exforge side effects

In this review, we analyze Exforge side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age (0-60+) of the people who have side effects while taking Exforge. The review is based on 4,390 people who have side effects while taking Exforge from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What is Exforge

Exforge (latest outcomes from 4,588 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate; valsartan. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (amlodipine besylate; valsartan): Amlodipine Besylate And Valsartan, Amlodipine Besylate; Valsartan.

On Apr, 2, 2015: 4,390 people who reported to have side effects when taking Exforge are studied


Most common side effects over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
DizzinessOedema PeripheralOedema PeripheralBlood Pressure IncreasedHistiocytosisBlood Pressure IncreasedNeurological SymptomBlood Pressure Increased
Oedema PeripheralHypertensionBlood Creatinine IncreasedAbdominal PainOedema PeripheralHeadacheNauseaDeath
HeadachePruritusDyspnoeaLiver DisorderBlood Pressure IncreasedBack PainPallorHypertension
HypertensionAlanine Aminotransferase IncreasedRenal ImpairmentOedema PeripheralAbdominal PainSchamberg's DiseaseParesisOedema Peripheral
NauseaFatigueGlomerular Filtration Rate DecreasedInflammationCardiac ArrestPain In ExtremityRenal Failure AcuteDizziness
ErythemaHypotensionBlood Pressure IncreasedDisorientationHyponatraemiaGait DisturbanceRenal DisorderFall
DyspnoeaFallPyrexiaSomnolenceVertigoVentricular DysfunctionIntervertebral Disc ProtrusionCerebrovascular Accident
DepressionBlood Creatinine IncreasedBlood Urea IncreasedTinnitusCholelithiasisWeight DecreasedHyperkalaemiaDyspnoea
HypotensionLarge Intestine PerforationNauseaHyperkalaemiaWeight DecreasedBlood Glucose IncreasedDrug ToxicityHeadache
Myocardial InfarctionJoint SwellingBack PainAlcohol AbuseDyspnoeaSpinal OsteoarthritisAortic Valve SclerosisMalaise

Most common side effects by gender * :

Oedema PeripheralDeath
Blood Pressure IncreasedHypertension
DizzinessBlood Pressure Increased
HypertensionOedema Peripheral
Cerebrovascular AccidentPruritus
MalaiseDiabetes Mellitus

Most common side effects by age * :

n/aAccidental Drug Intake By Childn/aSuicide AttemptPainHypertensionHypertensionOedema Peripheral
Liver InjuryAnxietyRenal Failure ChronicBlood Pressure IncreasedOedema PeripheralDeath
Blood Test AbnormalOverdoseAtrial ThrombosisOedema PeripheralBlood Pressure IncreasedFall
PainFluid OverloadPainDizzinessDizziness
EndocarditisHypertensionDepressionHeadacheBlood Pressure Increased
Tracheo-oesophageal FistulaPulmonary OedemaHypoaesthesiaPruritusDyspnoea
DeathWeight DecreasedDizzinessDrug IneffectiveHypertension
EpilepsyBlood Pressure IncreasedCerebrovascular AccidentFatigueMalaise
Oxygen Saturation DecreasedCardiac Failure CongestiveHeadacheDyspnoeaPneumonia
InfectionUpper Respiratory Tract InfectionFlushingPyrexiaPain In Extremity

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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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.

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