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Cellulitis, Oedema Peripheral, Dermatosis, Dermatitis, Ulcer (8419135-1)
on May 31, 2012 Female from UNITED KINGDOM , 70 years of age, weighting 170.9 lb, was treated with Amlodipine Besylate. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: cellulitis, oedema peripheral, dermatosis, dermatitis, ulcer. Amlodipine Besylate dosage: 10 Mg, Daily.

Hyponatraemia (8418537-7)
Patient was taking Amlodipine. Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: hyponatraemia on May 25, 2012 from FRANCE Additional patient health information: Male , 53 years of age, . Amlodipine dosage: Unk.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Oxcarbazepine (Unk)


Photosensitivity Reaction (8418438-4)
Adverse event was reported on Jun 04, 2012 by a Male taking Amlodipine Besylate (Dosage: 10 Mg, 1x/day) was diagnosed with
  • hypertension
and. Location: JAPAN , 62 years of age, weighting 152.1 lb, After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: photosensitivity reaction.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Allopurinol (Unk)
  • Losartan Potassium And Hydrochlorothiazide (1 Df, 1x/day)


Ataxia, Dyspnoea (8417797-6)
on Jun 01, 2012 Male from UNITED STATES , 70 years of age, weighting 185.2 lb, was treated with Amlodipine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: ataxia, dyspnoea. Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Paclitaxel (Interrupted 25jan2012,restarted On 15feb2012;cycle 6)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide
  • Potassium Chloride
  • Miralax
  • Glipizide
  • Axitinib (2wks On,1wk Off;inter 02feb12,resta15feb12;cycle 6 05mar-16mar12,3mg Twice Daily 2 Wks On 1 Wk Off)
  • Metoprolol Tartrate
  • Metformin Hcl
Patient was hospitalized.


Arthralgia, Swelling, Dysgeusia, Skin Tightness (8417603-X)
on Jun 04, 2012 Female from GERMANY , weighting 132.3 lb, was treated with Amlodipine Besylate. Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: arthralgia, swelling, dysgeusia, skin tightness. Amlodipine Besylate dosage: 5 Mg, Unk.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Actonel (Unk)
  • Simvastatin (20 Mg, Unk)
  • Prolia (60 Mg, Unk)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (25 Mg, Unk)
  • Calcium 600+vitamin D3 400 (Unk)


Asthma (8417452-2)
Patient was taking Amlodipine Besylate. After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: asthma on May 31, 2012 from UNITED KINGDOM Additional patient health information: Female , 46 years of age, weighting 152.1 lb, . Amlodipine Besylate dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Acetaminophen And Codeine Phosphate
  • Istin
  • Qvar 40
  • Albuterol
  • Adcal
  • Prednisolone
  • Amlodipine Maleate


Thrombosis (8416723-3)
Adverse event was reported on Feb 23, 2011 by a Male taking Amlodipine (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 67 years of age, weighting 207.4 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: thrombosis.
Associated medications used:
  • Tamsulosin Hcl
  • Revlimid (15 Mg, Daily X 21 Days, Po ; 10 Mg, Daily X 21 Days, Po)
  • Revlimid (15 Mg, Daily X 21 Days, Po ; 10 Mg, Daily X 21 Days, Po)
  • Fragmin
  • Aspirin
  • Centrum (centrum)


Renal Impairment (8416206-0)
on Jun 06, 2012 Male from JAPAN , 87 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • hypertension
and was treated with Amlodipine. Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: renal impairment. Amlodipine dosage: 10 Mg Daily.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Telmisartan And Hydrochlorothiazide (1 Dose Form (df) Daily)
  • Prodec (100 Mg Daily)
  • Tanatril (5 Mg Daily)
  • Kremezin (6 Df Daily)
Patient was hospitalized.

Skin Infection, Application Site Exfoliation, Application Site Erosion, Application Site Pruritus (8415686-4)
on May 31, 2012 Male from UNITED STATES , weighting 250.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • blood pressure
and was treated with Amlodipine. After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: skin infection, application site exfoliation, application site erosion, application site pruritus. Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Valsartan
  • Levothyroxine Sodium
  • Atenolol
  • Levothyroxine Sodium
  • Minoxidil (1/2 Capful)
  • Minoxidil (1/2 Capful)


Csf Glucose Decreased, Hypoglycaemic Encephalopathy, Convulsion, Hemiplegia, Altered State Of Consciousness, Blood Glucose Decreased (8415559-7)
Patient was taking Amlodipine Besylate. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: csf glucose decreased, hypoglycaemic encephalopathy, convulsion, hemiplegia, altered state of consciousness, blood glucose decreased on May 31, 2012 from JAPAN Additional patient health information: Male , 70 years of age, . Amlodipine Besylate dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Overdose, Blood Pressure Increased (8414752-7)
Adverse event was reported on May 25, 2012 by a Female taking Amlodipine Besylate And Olmesartan Medoxomil (Dosage: N/A) . Location: FRANCE , 29 years of age, Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: overdose, blood pressure increased.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Irbesartan
  • Esidrix
  • Acetaminophen W/ Codeine (Acetaminophen 500mg/phosphate Codeine 30 Mg 1df=8 To 16 Tabs)
  • Eupressyl
  • Atorvastatin
Patient was hospitalized.

Renal Failure Chronic (8414134-8)
on May 22, 2012 Female from PUERTO RICO , 65 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine Besylate. After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: renal failure chronic. Amlodipine Besylate dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Lantus
  • Atacand
  • Epivir
  • Synthroid
  • Diltiazem
  • Viracept
  • Isentress
  • Crestor


Anaemia, White Blood Cell Count Decreased (8413471-0)
on May 28, 2012 Female from JAPAN , 92 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: anaemia, white blood cell count decreased. Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Neuquinon
  • Galantamine Hydrobromide
  • Loxonin
  • Ketoprofen
  • Lasix
  • Anplag
  • Onealfa
  • Aldactone


Vision Blurred, Dyspnoea, Pruritus, Rash, Headache (8413217-6)
Patient was taking Amlodipine Besilate/losartan Potassium. Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: vision blurred, dyspnoea, pruritus, rash, headache on May 29, 2012 from COLOMBIA Additional patient health information: Male , 45 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • hypertension
  • psoriasis
  • factor viii deficiency
and. Amlodipine Besilate/losartan Potassium dosage: 5mg + 100mg Every 12 Hours.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Enbrel (50 Mg, Weekly (from Monday To Friday))
  • Xyntha (1500 Iu, Three Times Per Week)
  • Factor Viii, Recombinant (1500 Iu, Three Times Per Week)


Erythroleukaemia, Myelodysplastic Syndrome (8411264-1)
Adverse event was reported on May 23, 2012 by a Female taking Amlodipine (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with
  • hypertension
  • multiple myeloma
and. Location: NETHERLANDS , weighting 125.7 lb, After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: erythroleukaemia, myelodysplastic syndrome.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Melphalan
  • Prednisone
  • Fenprocoumon
  • Revlimid


Oedema Peripheral (8409791-6)
on May 30, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 170.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • cardiac disorder
and was treated with Amlodipine Besylate. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: oedema peripheral. Amlodipine Besylate dosage: 5 Mg, Daily..

Dysarthria, Basal Ganglia Infarction, Hemiparesis (8409317-7)
on May 26, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 189.6 lb, was treated with Amlodipine. Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: dysarthria, basal ganglia infarction, hemiparesis. Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Simvastatin
  • Avonex
  • Detrol La
  • Losartan
Patient was hospitalized.

Abdominal Tenderness, Gastrointestinal Inflammation, Ileus, Hypercalcaemia, Gastrointestinal Oedema, Peritonitis, Abdominal Pain, Decreased Appetite, Large Intestinal Obstruction (8408757-X)
Patient was taking Amlodipine Besylate. After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: abdominal tenderness, gastrointestinal inflammation, ileus, hypercalcaemia, gastrointestinal oedema, peritonitis, abdominal pain, decreased appetite, large intestinal obstruction on May 28, 2012 from JAPAN Additional patient health information: Female , 83 years of age, . Amlodipine Besylate dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Rivastigmine (9 Mg/day)
  • Tanatril
  • Allopurinol
  • Tpn
  • Rivastigmine (4.5 Mg/day)
  • Magmitt
Patient was hospitalized.

Stent Placement, Oropharyngeal Pain, Vein Pain, Spinal Pain, Tachycardia, Pain In Extremity, Palpitations (8408205-X)
Adverse event was reported on May 24, 2012 by a Female taking Amlodipine (Dosage: N/A) . Location: COLOMBIA , 78 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: stent placement, oropharyngeal pain, vein pain, spinal pain, tachycardia, pain in extremity, palpitations.
Associated medications used:
  • Forteo (20 Ug, Qd)
  • Calcium Carbonate
  • Metoprolol Tartrate
  • Calcitriol
  • Ezetimibe
  • Enalapril Maleate
  • Calcium W/vitamin D Nos
  • Simvastatin


Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage (8408133-X)
on May 25, 2012 Male from UNITED STATES , 74 years of age, weighting 231.0 lb, was treated with Amlodipine. Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: gastrointestinal haemorrhage. Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Aspirin
  • Lantus
  • Xarelto
  • Xarelto
  • Symlin
  • Hydralazine Hcl
  • Benicar
  • Allopurinol
Patient was hospitalized.

Circulatory Collapse, Shock, Acute Lung Injury (8407968-7)
on May 28, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 18 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine. After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: circulatory collapse, shock, acute lung injury. Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Glycine Max Seed Oil (20% (20 G/dl) Concentration Of Lipid Emulsion; Bolus (x2))
  • Lisinopril
Patient was hospitalized.

Bundle Branch Block Right, Atrioventricular Block, Renal Failure Chronic, Condition Aggravated, Bradycardia (8407637-3)
Patient was taking Amlodipine Besylate. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: bundle branch block right, atrioventricular block, renal failure chronic, condition aggravated, bradycardia on Oct 05, 2007 from JAPAN Additional patient health information: Male , 75 years of age, . Amlodipine Besylate dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Pletal (100 Mg, Big, Oral)
  • Tanatril (imidapril Hydrochloride)
  • Urso 250
  • Shousaikotou (herbal Extracts Nos)
  • Torsemide
  • Baycaron (mefruside)
  • Allopurinol
  • Proheparum (cysteine, Cyanocobalamin, Choline Bitartrate, Inositol, Li


Renal Impairment, Metabolic Acidosis, No Therapeutic Response, Blood Glucose Increased, Anuria, Pulmonary Oedema, Hyperkalaemia, Hypotension (8407395-2)
Adverse event was reported on May 14, 2012 by a Female taking Amlodipine (Dosage: (770 Mg, Total), Oral) . Location: , 50 years of age, Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: renal impairment, metabolic acidosis, no therapeutic response, blood glucose increased, anuria, pulmonary oedema, hyperkalaemia, hypotension.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Losartan Potassium ((16640 Mg, Total), Oral)
Patient was hospitalized.

Hyperuricaemia, Convulsion, Loss Of Consciousness (8406710-3)
on May 22, 2012 Male from JAPAN , 53 years of age, weighting 187.4 lb, was diagnosed with
  • hypertension
  • dyslipidaemia
and was treated with Amlodipine. After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: hyperuricaemia, convulsion, loss of consciousness. Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Crestor
  • Bezatol
  • Candesartan Cilexetil And Hydrochlorothiazide
  • Urinorm
  • Epadel
  • Allopurinol
  • Allopurinol
  • Narcaricin


Blood Pressure Fluctuation, Cerebral Haemorrhage, Cerebral Infarction, Thalamus Haemorrhage (8406587-6)
on Nov 08, 2011 Male from JAPAN , 66 years of age, weighting 136.7 lb, was treated with Amlodipine (amlodipine Besilate) Tablet. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: blood pressure fluctuation, cerebral haemorrhage, cerebral infarction, thalamus haemorrhage. Amlodipine (amlodipine Besilate) Tablet dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Harnal D (tamsulosin Hydrochloride) Tablet
  • Pletal (50 Mg Milligram(s), Bid, Oral, 100 Mg Milligram(s), Bid, Oral)
  • Pletal (50 Mg Milligram(s), Bid, Oral, 100 Mg Milligram(s), Bid, Oral)
  • Livalo (pitavastatin Calcium) Tablet


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