A study for a 64 year old man who takes Amlodipine Besylate; Benazepril Hydrochloride - from FDA reports


1,451 males aged 64 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 64 year old male patient who has Hypertension. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jan, 19, 2019

1,451 males aged 64 (±5) who take Amlodipine Besylate; Benazepril Hydrochloride are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Amlodipine Besylate; Benazepril Hydrochloride for a 64-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 64
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Hypertension
  • Drugs taken:
    • Amlodipine Besylate; Benazepril Hydrochloride (amlodipine besylate; benazepril hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Angioedema (rapid swelling of the dermis)
  2. Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body)
  3. Swollen tongue (swelling of tongue)
  4. Urticaria (rash of round, red welts on the skin that itch intensely)
  5. Pleurisy (inflammation of the pleurae, which causes pain when breathing)
  6. Breathing difficulty
  7. Eye pruritus (eye itching)
  8. Oedema peripheral (superficial swelling)
  9. Rashes (redness)
  10. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Bursitis (inflammation of a bursa, typically one in the knee, elbow, or shoulder)
  2. Skin blushing/flushing (a sudden reddening of the face, neck)
  3. Carpal tunnel syndrome (nerve compression at wrist results numbness weakness, pain , swelling)
  4. Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint)
  5. Throat tightness
  6. Blister (small pocket of fluid within the upper layers of the skin caused by forceful rubbing (friction), burning, freezing, chemical exposure)
  7. Depression
  8. Pain
  9. Acute kidney failure
  10. Sinus bradycardia (an unusually slow heartbeat due to heart disease)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Sleep apnea syndrome
  2. Blood creatinine increased
  3. Urine albumin/creatinine ratio increased
  4. Atrial fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles)
  5. Angioneurotic oedema (swelling that occurs just beneath the surface of the skin or mucous membranes)
  6. Therapeutic response unexpected with drug substitution
  7. Chronic kidney disease
  8. Swelling face
  9. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen)
  10. Hypersensitivity
1 - 2 years:
  1. Cough
  2. Gingival bleeding (bleeding gums)
  3. Throat tightness
  4. Angioneurotic oedema (swelling that occurs just beneath the surface of the skin or mucous membranes)
  5. Back pain
  6. Weakness
  7. Oropharyngeal pain
  8. Laboratory test abnormal
  9. Rhinitis (a medical term for irritation and inflammation of the mucous membrane inside the nose)
  10. Bronchospasm (spasm of bronchial smooth muscle producing narrowing of the bronchi)
2 - 5 years:
  1. Angioedema (rapid swelling of the dermis)
  2. Swollen tongue (swelling of tongue)
  3. Death
  4. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  5. Atrial fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles)
  6. Concomitant disease progression (progress in accompanying disease)
  7. Chronic kidney disease
  8. Food allergy
  9. Breathing difficulty
  10. High blood cholesterol
5 - 10 years:
  1. Depression
  2. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen)
  3. Ventricular hypertrophy (enlargement of ventricles (lower chambers) in the heart)
  4. Headache (pain in head)
  5. Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)
  6. Chest pain
  7. Diabetic foot
  8. Diabetic foot infection
  9. Transient ischaemic attack (a transient episode of neurologic dysfunction caused by ischemia (loss of blood flow))
  10. Mitral valve incompetence (inefficient heart valve)
10+ years:
  1. Coughing up blood
  2. Gastrointestinal haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)
  3. Occult blood positive
  4. Septic shock (shock due to blood infection)
  5. Hypovolaemic shock (shock caused by severe blood or fluid loss)
  6. Post procedural haematoma (post procedural clotting of blood)
not specified:
  1. Weakness
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Dizziness
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  5. Drug ineffective
  6. Pain
  7. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
  8. Breathing difficulty
  9. Heart attack
  10. Diarrhea

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Cholesterol : 131 people, 9.03%
  2. Diabetes : 111 people, 7.65%
  3. Type 2 Diabetes : 82 people, 5.65%
  4. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 78 people, 5.38%
  5. Pain : 63 people, 4.34%
  6. Depression : 52 people, 3.58%
  7. Erection Problems : 47 people, 3.24%
  8. Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles): 44 people, 3.03%
  9. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 44 people, 3.03%
  10. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 35 people, 2.41%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Lipitor (220 people, 15.16%)
  2. Aspirin (187 people, 12.89%)
  3. Avandia (141 people, 9.72%)
  4. Metformin (103 people, 7.10%)
  5. Lasix (94 people, 6.48%)
  6. Hydrochlorothiazide (93 people, 6.41%)
  7. Zocor (91 people, 6.27%)
  8. Toprol-Xl (91 people, 6.27%)
  9. Nexium (89 people, 6.13%)
  10. Coumadin (82 people, 5.65%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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