Amlodipine Pruritus Side Effect Reports


The following Amlodipine Pruritus side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Pruritus, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Amlodipine or it might take time to develop.


Pruritus, Urticaria, Acarodermatitis

This Pruritus side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 75-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: hypertension. The patient was prescribed Amlodipine (dosage: By Mouth), which was started on 201311. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Glipzine
  • Atenolol
  • Losartan
  • Allopurinol
  • Lonatadine
  • Diphenydramine
When starting to take Amlodipine the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Pruritus
  • Urticaria
  • Acarodermatitis
These side effects may potentially be related to Amlodipine.
Rash, Pruritus, Erythema, Product Substitution Issue

This Pruritus Amlodipine Besylate side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US on Nov 07, 2013. A Female , 66 years of age, weighting 142.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Amlodipine Besylate. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Rash
  • Pruritus
  • Erythema
  • Product Substitution Issue
. Amlodipine Besylate dosage: 1 Once Daily Taken By Mouth. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Pruritus

This is a Amlodipine Besylate Tablets 10mg side effect report of a 64-year-old patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: hypertension, who was treated with Amlodipine Besylate Tablets 10mg (dosage:10 Mg, start time: NS), combined with:
  • Lisinopril Tablets 40mg (40 Mg)
, and developed a serious reaction and a Pruritus side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Pruritus
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Amlodipine Besylate Tablets 10mg treatment in patients suffering from hypertension, resulting in Pruritus.
Pruritus, Product Substitution Issue, Product Quality Issue

A 70-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US with the following symptoms: hypertension,raynaud^s phenomenon started Amlodipine treatment (dosage: 5 Mg, 90 Tablets Once A Day Mouth) on 201210. Soon after starting Amlodipine treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Pruritus
  • Product Substitution Issue
  • Product Quality Issue
. Concurrently used drugs: NA. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Amlodipine side effects, such as Pruritus.
Pruritus

A female patient from US was prescribed and started Amlodipine Besilate on Oct 22, 2013. Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: pruritus Additional patient health information: Female , 81 years of age, weighting 149.0 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Amlodipine Besilate dosage: 10 Mg, 1x/day. Concurrently used drugs: NA.
Off Label Use, Pruritus, Hypersensitivity Vasculitis

This report suggests a potential Amlodipine Besilate Pruritus side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 58-year-old patient from FR (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): renal disorder and used Amlodipine Besilate (dosage: 1 Df, 1x/day (in The Evening)) starting 2013. Soon after starting Amlodipine Besilate the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Off Label Use
  • Pruritus
  • Hypersensitivity Vasculitis
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Furosemide (Unk)
  • Pravastatine Arrow (20 Mg, 1x/day (in The Evening))
  • Irbesartan Biogaran (Unk)
  • Burinex (Unk)
  • Mestinon (3 Df, 1x/day)
  • Coumadine
  • Pantoprazole (20 Mg, 1x/day (in The Evening))
The patient was hospitalized. Although Amlodipine Besilate demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Pruritus, may still occur.
Pruritus

An adverse event was reported by a health professional on Apr 19, 2013 by a Female taking Amlodipine Besilate (dosage: NA) . Location: SG , 64 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: pruritus. Additional medications/treatments:
Pruritus, Rash, Skin Mass

This Pruritus problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from GB. A 63-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): hypertension.On Feb 12, 2013 a consumer started treatment with Amlodipine (amlodipine) (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Folic Acid
When commencing Amlodipine (amlodipine), the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Pruritus
  • Rash
  • Skin Mass
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Pruritus, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Oedema Peripheral, Pruritus

This is a Amlodipine side effect report of a 80-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from SE. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Amlodipine (dosage: Unk) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Atacand (Unk)
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Oedema Peripheral
  • Pruritus
This opens a possibility that Amlodipine could cause Pruritus and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Pruritus, Rash, Skin Mass

This Pruritus side effect was reported by a health professional from GB on Mar 21, 2013. A patient from GB , 63 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Amlodipine. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: pruritus, rash, skin mass. Amlodipine dosage: NA.
Associated medications used:
  • Folic Acid
These side effects may potentially be related to Amlodipine.
Rash, Pruritus

This Pruritus side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 67-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: blood pressure. The patient was prescribed Amlodipine Besilate Tablets (dosage: NA), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Diltiazem
  • Accupril
  • Norvasc
  • Benadryl
  • Bactrim
  • Ceftin
When starting to take Amlodipine Besilate Tablets the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Rash
  • Pruritus
These side effects may potentially be related to Amlodipine Besilate Tablets.
Pruritus, Rash, Skin Mass

This Pruritus Amlodipine side effect was reported by a health professional from GB on Mar 19, 2013. A male , 63 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Amlodipine. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Pruritus
  • Rash
  • Skin Mass
. Amlodipine dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Folic Acid
Pruritus, Rash, Skin Mass

This is a Amlodipine side effect report of a 63-year-old patient (weight:NA) from GB, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: hypertension, who was treated with Amlodipine (dosage:NA, start time: Feb 12, 2013), combined with:
  • Folic Acid (folic Acid)
, and developed a serious reaction and a Pruritus side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Pruritus
  • Rash
  • Skin Mass
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Amlodipine treatment in patients suffering from hypertension, resulting in Pruritus.
Skin Mass, Pruritus, Rash

A 63-year-old patient (weight: NA) from GB with the following symptoms: hypertension started Amlodipine treatment (dosage: 5 Mg, Unk) on Feb 12, 2013. Soon after starting Amlodipine treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Skin Mass
  • Pruritus
  • Rash
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Folic Acid
This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Amlodipine side effects, such as Pruritus.
Pruritus, Rash, Skin Mass

A patient from GB was prescribed and started Amlodipine Besilate on Jun 26, 2013. After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: pruritus, rash, skin mass Additional patient health information: male , 63 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Amlodipine Besilate dosage: 5 Mg, Unk. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Folic Acid
Dizziness, Dyspnoea, Urticaria, Fatigue, Pruritus, Heart Rate Irregular, Muscle Spasms, Gingival Pain, Palpitations

This report suggests a potential Amlodipine Pruritus side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 62-year-old female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Amlodipine (dosage: Three Years) starting NS. Soon after starting Amlodipine the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Dizziness
  • Dyspnoea
  • Urticaria
  • Fatigue
  • Pruritus
  • Heart Rate Irregular
  • Muscle Spasms
  • Gingival Pain
  • Palpitations
Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Amlodipine demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Pruritus, may still occur.
Pruritus, Lip Swelling

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Jan 23, 2013 by a Female taking Amlodipine (dosage: NA) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 67 years of age, weighting 199.0 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: pruritus, lip swelling. Additional medications/treatments: The patient was hospitalized.
Dermatitis Allergic, Ventricular Extrasystoles, Pain, Discomfort, Pruritus

This Pruritus problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 63-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): hypertension.On Dec 13, 2012 a consumer started treatment with Amlodipine Besylate 5 Mg Teva Pharmaceuticals, (dosage: 5 Mg 1/ Day Po). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Amlodipine Besylate 5 Mg Teva Pharmaceuticals,, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Dermatitis Allergic
  • Ventricular Extrasystoles
  • Pain
  • Discomfort
  • Pruritus
The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Pruritus, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Pruritus

This is a Amlodipine side effect report of a 66-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: blood pressure increased and was treated with Amlodipine (dosage: NA) starting 201209. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Pruritus
This opens a possibility that Amlodipine could cause Pruritus and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Pruritus, Skin Disorder

This Pruritus side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US on Nov 22, 2012. A female patient from US , 79 years of age, weighting 128.1 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Amlodipine Besilate. Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: pruritus, skin disorder. Amlodipine Besilate dosage: 2.5 Mg,daily.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (112 Ug,daily)
These side effects may potentially be related to Amlodipine Besilate.
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Amlodipine Pruritus Causes and Reviews


Itching is skin tingling or irritation that makes you want to scratch the itchy area. It's a symptom of many health conditions. Common causes are

  • Allergic reactions
  • Eczema
  • Dry skin
  • Insect bites and stings
  • Irritating chemicals
  • Parasites such as pinworms, scabies, head and body lice
  • Pregnancy
  • Rashes
  • Reactions to medicines

To soothe itchy skin, you can try cold compresses, lotions and lukewarm baths. Avoid scratching, wearing irritating fabrics and high heat and humidity. Most itching is not serious. However, if you itch all over, have hives that keep coming back or have itching without an apparent cause, you might require medical attention.


Amlodipine Pruritus Reviews

Fri, 24 Jun 2011

Erectical dysfunction since I started taking it in 2007

Tue, 07 Jun 2011

Hi, I'm experiencing swollen ankles. I'm on amlodopine. Is there something I can do for it?
I'm on my feet all day long for my job and the air conditioning is also not working well.

Sun, 29 Jan 2012

swollen ankles a side effect?

Thu, 05 May 2011

I took it and within days my legs lower part broke out in small bumps and itches then my upper armed then more until I called the doctor he said get off it and I was taking others meds. I must be allergic to it.

Thu, 26 May 2011

:( alas, tried it for one month and not good!. main problems, bloating, abdominal discomfort, reflux/heartburn,[had to try sleep sitting up], symptoms went on stopping, returned on restart, did lower my BP but too high a cost!.

Mon, 13 Jun 2011

5 months suffering difficulty in breathing through the noes after taking more than 1 year ago, .Pigmentation starts to show on both leg front leg and at the ankle.My BP is 130/82 but is always fluatuate sometime below 120/70.My doctor asked me to take 20 mg but i dare not increase the dosage of 10mg 1m taking per day now

Fri, 13 Nov 2009
has anyone taken Amlodipine for raynauds? My BP is 100\60. I'm 52 years old. After reading side effects affaid to take drug.
Thu, 14 Apr 2011
i m using amlong AT 50 since four years due to hypertension but not seen much +ve result i also have a problem of back pain
Fri, 18 Dec 2009
After taking Amlodipine 10mg for a year or so, can it then cause itching on the upper body; arms, back, and ribs?
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