Amlodipine Safety Information and Side Effects

Amlodipine Safety Information

  • FDA Side Effects: 6664
  • Deaths: 1003
  • Life-threatening: 529
  • Disabled: 332
  • Hospitalized: 2448
  • Safety Alerts:N/A

Completed Suicide ( 524 reports)    ➢ More

Completed Suicide, Toxicity To Various Agents

This case suggests a potential Amlodipine (amlodipine) Completed Suicide side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 59-year-old patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Amlodipine (amlodipine) (dosage: NA) starting NS. Soon after starting Amlodipine (amlodipine) the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Completed Suicide
  • Toxicity To Various Agents
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Zolpidem (zolpidem)
  • Fluoxetine (fluoxetine)
  • Tramadol (tramadol)
  • Although Amlodipine (amlodipine) demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Completed Suicide, may still occur.

    Hypotension ( 480 reports)    ➢ More

    Overdose, Hypotension, Oliguria, Blood Glucose Increased, Blood Creatinine Increased, Oxygen Saturation Decreased, Protein Urine Present, Haematuria, Renal Disorder

    Adverse event was reported on Mar 10, 2014 by a Female taking Amlodipine/atenolol (Dosage: NA) . Location: IN , 28 years of age, Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: overdose, hypotension, oliguria, blood glucose increased, blood creatinine increased, oxygen saturation decreased, protein urine present, haematuria, renal disorder. The patient was hospitalized.

    Dizziness ( 322 reports)    ➢ More

    Dizziness, Fatigue, Hypertension, Product Substitution Issue

    This Dizziness problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 52-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): hypertension.On Feb 01, 2014 a consumer started treatment with Amlodipine And Benazepril 10-40 Mg (dosage: 1 Pill Once Daily Taken By Mouth). The following health products were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Amlodipine And Benazepril 10-40 Mg, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
    • Dizziness
    • Fatigue
    • Hypertension
    • Product Substitution Issue
    Although all health products are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Dizziness, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.

    Overdose ( 303 reports)    ➢ More

    Overdose, Hypotension, Oliguria, Blood Glucose Increased, Blood Creatinine Increased, Oxygen Saturation Decreased, Protein Urine Present, Haematuria, Renal Disorder

    A case of a 28-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from IN was presented. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Amlodipine/atenolol (dosage: NA) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the subject experienced the following of symptoms:
    • Overdose
    • Hypotension
    • Oliguria
    • Blood Glucose Increased
    • Blood Creatinine Increased
    • Oxygen Saturation Decreased
    • Protein Urine Present
    • Haematuria
    • Renal Disorder
    The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Amlodipine/atenolol could cause Overdose and that some female subjects may be more susceptible.

    Oedema Peripheral ( 280 reports)    ➢ More

    Cardiac Failure Congestive, Aortic Stenosis, Fluid Overload, Hyponatraemia, Oedema Peripheral, Pleural Effusion

    on Jan 22, 2014 a male from GB , 74 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine (amlodipine). Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: cardiac failure congestive, aortic stenosis, fluid overload, hyponatraemia, oedema peripheral, pleural effusion. Amlodipine (amlodipine) dosage: NA.
    Associated medications used:
    • Pioglitazone (pioglitazone)
    • Aspirin (acetylsalicylic Acid)
    • Atorvastatin (atorvastatin)
    • Bimatoprost (bimatoprost)
    • Metformin (metformin)
    • Tamsulosin (tamsulosin)
    The patient was hospitalized.

    Common Amlodipine Side Effects

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    Completed Suicide (597)
    Hypotension (566)
    Dizziness (403)
    Overdose (356)
    Oedema Peripheral (348)
    Fatigue (322)
    Nausea (309)
    Headache (306)
    Toxicity To Various Agents (299)
    Dyspnoea (277)
    Renal Failure Acute (274)
    Rash (249)
    Blood Pressure Increased (228)
    Hypertension (218)
    Malaise (216)
    Vomiting (213)
    Suicide Attempt (212)
    Shock (212)
    Intentional Overdose (205)
    Asthenia (183)
    Metabolic Acidosis (146)
    Diarrhoea (143)
    Joint Swelling (142)
    Bradycardia (129)
    Arthralgia (123)
    Fall (122)
    Pain (116)
    Myalgia (116)
    Syncope (114)
    Palpitations (113)
    Pruritus (108)
    Cough (108)
    Feeling Abnormal (107)
    Somnolence (105)
    Product Substitution Issue (105)
    Muscle Spasms (105)
    Loss Of Consciousness (105)
    Pain In Extremity (102)
    Death (96)
    Anxiety (95)
    Chest Pain (94)
    Blood Pressure Inadequately Controlled (94)
    Confusional State (91)
    Renal Failure (90)
    Condition Aggravated (88)
    Angioedema (87)
    Lethargy (87)
    Insomnia (84)
    Abdominal Pain (84)
    Pneumonia (83)

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