Norvasc and Dementia - from FDA reports

Dementia 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 Aricept, and have High blood cholesterol. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 109,593 people who have side effects when taking Norvasc from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 16, 2018

109,593 people reported to have side effects when taking Norvasc.
Among them, 339 people (0.31%) have Dementia

Number of reports submitted per year:

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Time on Norvasc when people have Dementia *:

Gender of people who have Dementia when taking Norvasc *:

  • female: 65.68 %
  • male: 34.32 %

Age of people who have Dementia when taking Norvasc *:

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Cholesterol: 29 people, 8.55%
  2. Depression: 26 people, 7.67%
  3. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 18 people, 5.31%
  4. Pain: 15 people, 4.42%
  5. Dementia Alzheimer's Type (loss of mental ability with alzheimer's symptom): 15 people, 4.42%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Aricept: 76 people, 22.42%
  2. Lasix: 58 people, 17.11%
  3. Aspirin: 58 people, 17.11%
  4. Furosemide: 49 people, 14.45%
  5. Lisinopril: 46 people, 13.57%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Weakness: 77 people, 22.71%
  2. Stress And Anxiety: 75 people, 22.12%
  3. Depression: 71 people, 20.94%
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 66 people, 19.47%
  5. Pain: 65 people, 19.17%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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