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Amlodipine Side Effects

Report Amlodipine Side Effects

If you experienced any harmful or unwanted effects of Amlodipine, please share your experience. This could help to raise awareness about Amlodipine side effects, identify uknown risks and inform health professionals and patients taking Amlodipine.

Examples: headache, dizziness


The most commonly reported Amlodipine side effects are:
Swollen Ankels (94 reports)
Pain (55 reports)
Fatigue (41 reports)
Bladder (41 reports)
Numbess (27 reports)
Burning (27 reports)
Headache (25 reports)
Joint Pain (18 reports)
Bladder Problems (16 reports)

If you have experienced a side effect listed above, you can check a box to report it.


To view a complete list of submitted side effects, please follow the link Amlodipine side effects . You can also compare Amlodipine side effects or view FDA reports.

Amlodipine Side Effects reported to FDA

The following Amlodipine reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
The FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.


The appearance of Amlodipine on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has identified a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.

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Completed Suicide
on Jan 31, 2014 Male from US , 59 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine Besylate Tablets. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: completed suicide. Amlodipine Besylate Tablets dosage: ; Po.
Associated medications used:

Completed Suicide
Patient was taking Amlodipine Besylate Tablets. Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: completed suicide on Jan 31, 2014 from US Additional patient health information: Male , 58 years of age, . Amlodipine Besylate Tablets dosage: ; Po.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Gabapentin (; Po)
  • Metoprolol (; Po)
  • Acetaminophen/oxycodone (; Po)
  • Amitriptyline (; Po)
  • Temazepam (; Po)
  • Diphenhydramine (; Po)
  • Alprazolam (; Po)
  • Ethanol (; Po)


Completed Suicide
Adverse event was reported on Jan 31, 2014 by a Male taking Amlodipine Besylate (Dosage: N/A) . Location: US , 54 years of age, After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: completed suicide.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Quetiapine Fumarate
  • Trazodone
  • Ethanol
  • Acetaminophen
  • Bupropion Hydrochloride Tablets
  • Lisinopril Tablets


Completed Suicide
on Jan 31, 2014 Male from US , 56 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine Besylate Tablets. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: completed suicide. Amlodipine Besylate Tablets dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:



on Jan 31, 2014 Male from US , 84 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine Besylate. . Amlodipine Besylate dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

Lymphomatoid Papulosis
Patient was taking Amlodipine. After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: lymphomatoid papulosis on Feb 04, 2014 from US Additional patient health information: Male , 66 years of age, . Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Completed Suicide
Adverse event was reported on Feb 04, 2014 by a Male taking Amlodipine (Dosage: N/A) . Location: COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED , 69 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: completed suicide.
Associated medications used:
  • Duloxetine
  • Lithium
  • Hydrochlorothiazide/fosinopril
  • Fosinopril
  • Paroxetine
  • Esomeprazole
  • Atorvastatin
  • Insulin


Completed Suicide
on Feb 04, 2014 Female from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED , 62 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine. Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: completed suicide. Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Amphetamine
  • Venlafaxine
  • Nortriptyline
  • Clonazepam
  • Triamterene
  • Diltiazem


Completed Suicide
on Jan 31, 2014 Male from US , 46 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine Besylate Tablets. After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: completed suicide. Amlodipine Besylate Tablets dosage: ; Po.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Metformin (; Po)
  • Gemfibrozil (; Po)
  • Pravastatin Sodium Tablets Usp (; Po)
  • Allopurinol Tablets (; Po)
  • Famotidine (; Po)
  • Metoprolol (; Po)
  • Carisoprodol (; Po)
  • Alprazolam (; Po)


Dizziness, Feeling Abnormal, Pallor, Syncope, Blood Pressure Fluctuation, Insomnia, Lethargy
Patient was taking Amlodipine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: dizziness, feeling abnormal, pallor, syncope, blood pressure fluctuation, insomnia, lethargy on Feb 04, 2014 from GB Additional patient health information: Female , 83 years of age, weighting 116.8 lb, . Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used: Patient was hospitalized.

Completed Suicide
Adverse event was reported on Feb 04, 2014 by a Male taking Amlodipine (Dosage: N/A) . Location: COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED , 71 years of age, Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: completed suicide.
Multiple prescriptions taken:


on Feb 04, 2014 Female from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED , 84 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine. . Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Completed Suicide
on Feb 04, 2014 Male from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED , 71 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: completed suicide. Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:

Completed Suicide
Patient was taking Amlodipine. Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: completed suicide on Feb 04, 2014 from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED Additional patient health information: Female , 62 years of age, . Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

Completed Suicide
Adverse event was reported on Feb 04, 2014 by a Male taking Amlodipine (Dosage: N/A) . Location: COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED , 69 years of age, After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: completed suicide.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Completed Suicide, Hyperkalaemia, Overdose
on Feb 04, 2014 Female from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED , 50 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: completed suicide, hyperkalaemia, overdose. Amlodipine dosage: 14 Dosage Forms Once.
Associated medications used: Patient was hospitalized.

Blood Pressure Fluctuation, Lethargy, Pallor, Feeling Abnormal, Syncope, Dizziness, Insomnia
on Feb 04, 2014 Female from GB , 83 years of age, weighting 116.8 lb, was treated with Amlodipine. Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: blood pressure fluctuation, lethargy, pallor, feeling abnormal, syncope, dizziness, insomnia. Amlodipine dosage: 5 Mg.
Multiple prescriptions taken: Patient was hospitalized.

Pemphigoid
Patient was taking Amlodipine. After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: pemphigoid on Feb 19, 2014 from GB Additional patient health information: Male , 78 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Pemphigoid
Adverse event was reported on Feb 03, 2014 by a Male taking Amlodipine (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with and. Location: COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED , 78 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: pemphigoid.
Associated medications used:

Completed Suicide
on Jan 30, 2014 Male from US , 18 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine Besilate (amlodipine Besilate). Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: completed suicide. Amlodipine Besilate (amlodipine Besilate) dosage: ; Po.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

Completed Suicide
on Jan 30, 2014 Male from US , 55 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine Besylate Tablets. After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: completed suicide. Amlodipine Besylate Tablets dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Completed Suicide
Patient was taking Amlodipine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: completed suicide on Feb 03, 2014 from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED Additional patient health information: Male , 68 years of age, . Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:

Completed Suicide
Adverse event was reported on Feb 03, 2014 by a Male taking Amlodipine (Dosage: N/A) . Location: COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED , 64 years of age, Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: completed suicide.

Completed Suicide
on Feb 03, 2014 Female from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED , 63 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine. After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: completed suicide. Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Completed Suicide
on Feb 03, 2014 Male from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED , 59 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: completed suicide. Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used: Patient was hospitalized.

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Most drugs have a large list of nonsevere or mild adverse effects which do not rule out continued usage. These effects depend on individual sensitivity, and can include nausea, dizziness, diarrhea, malaise, vomiting, headache, dermatitis, dry mouth, etc. Check commonly reported side effects . These can be considered a form of pseudo-allergic reaction, as not all users experience these effects; many users experience none at all.

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

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