Norvasc and Pericardial rub - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Pericardial rub is reported only by a few people who take Norvasc.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Norvasc and have Pericardial rub. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 128,409 people who have side effects while taking Norvasc from the FDA, and is updated regularly.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Feb, 02, 2023

128,409 people reported to have side effects when taking Norvasc.
Among them, 4 people (0.0%) have Pericardial rub.

What is Norvasc?

Norvasc has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure. eHealthMe is studying from 131,576 Norvasc users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Pericardial rub?

Pericardial rub is found to be associated with 138 drugs and 52 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Norvasc and Pericardial rub reports submitted per year:

Could Norvasc cause Pericardial rub?

Gender of people who have Pericardial rub when taking Norvasc *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Pericardial rub when taking Norvasc *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Common drugs people take besides Norvasc *:

  1. Amaryl: 4 people, 100.00%
  2. Digoxin: 4 people, 100.00%
  3. Lisinopril: 3 people, 75.00%
  4. Aspirin: 2 people, 50.00%
  5. Furosemide: 2 people, 50.00%
  6. Glucophage: 2 people, 50.00%
  7. Lopressor: 2 people, 50.00%
  8. Protonix: 2 people, 50.00%
  9. Provera: 2 people, 50.00%
  10. Tapazole: 2 people, 50.00%

Common side effects people have besides Pericardial rub *:

  1. 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): 4 people, 100.00%
  2. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure): 4 people, 100.00%
  3. Acute Myocardial Infarction (acute heart attack): 3 people, 75.00%
  4. Pain: 3 people, 75.00%
  5. Back Pain: 3 people, 75.00%
  6. Herpes Zoster: 2 people, 50.00%
  7. Emotional Disorder: 2 people, 50.00%
  8. Increased Upper Airway Secretion: 2 people, 50.00%
  9. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 2 people, 50.00%
  10. Nausea And Vomiting: 2 people, 50.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Norvasc and have Pericardial rub?

Check whether Pericardial rub is associated with a drug or a condition

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on amlodipine besylate (the active ingredients of Norvasc) and Norvasc (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).


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