Amlodipine and Anaphylaxis - from FDA reports
Anaphylaxis is found among people who take Amlodipine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Asthma. This review analyzes which people have Anaphylaxis with Amlodipine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 112,329 people who have side effects when taking Amlodipine from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 24, 2017
112,329 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine.
Among them, 434 people (0.39%) have Anaphylaxis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amlodipine when people have Anaphylaxis *:
- < 1 month: 70.83 %
- 1 - 6 months: 8.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.5 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.17 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.17 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Anaphylaxis when taking Amlodipine *:
- female: 50.84 %
- male: 49.16 %
Age of people who have Anaphylaxis when taking Amlodipine *:
- 0-1: 0.81 %
- 2-9: 1.08 %
- 10-19: 0.81 %
- 20-29: 1.08 %
- 30-39: 3.49 %
- 40-49: 7.8 %
- 50-59: 21.77 %
- 60+: 63.17 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Asthma (16 people, 3.69%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (15 people, 3.46%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (15 people, 3.46%)
- Pain (12 people, 2.76%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (11 people, 2.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (35 people, 8.06%)
- Lisinopril (30 people, 6.91%)
- Paracetamol (28 people, 6.45%)
- Simvastatin (27 people, 6.22%)
- Metformin (21 people, 4.84%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Hypotension (46 people, 10.60%)
- Breathing Difficulty (41 people, 9.45%)
- Itching (30 people, 6.91%)
- Rashes (29 people, 6.68%)
- Angioedema (23 people, 5.30%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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