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Suture Related Complication, Abscess Neck, Thyroid Neoplasm (8467892-0)
on Jun 15, 2012 Male from MEXICO , 73 years of age, weighting 136.7 lb, was diagnosed with
  • hypertension
and was treated with Amlodipine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: suture related complication, abscess neck, thyroid neoplasm. Amlodipine dosage: 1tab/24hours.
Associated medications used:
  • Levothyroxine (1tab/24hrs)
  • Clonazepam (1/2tab/day)
  • Irbesartan And Hydrochlorothiazide (1tab/24hrs)
Patient was hospitalized.

Hypotension, Skin Toxicity, Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis, Proteinuria, Renal Impairment, Hyperkalaemia, Blister (8467418-1)
Patient was taking Amlodipine Besylate. Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: hypotension, skin toxicity, toxic epidermal necrolysis, proteinuria, renal impairment, hyperkalaemia, blister on Jun 06, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 71 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • hypertension
and. Amlodipine Besylate dosage: 5 Mg;.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Enalapril Maleate
Patient was hospitalized.

Diabetes Mellitus, Oedema Peripheral (8465459-1)
Adverse event was reported on Jun 19, 2012 by a Male taking Amlodipine (Dosage: 1 Df (160/10 Mg), Q12h) was diagnosed with
  • hypertension
and. Location: BRAZIL , 66 years of age, After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: diabetes mellitus, oedema peripheral.

Hypotension, Small Intestinal Obstruction, Upper Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage, Pulmonary Embolism (8465302-0)
on Jun 20, 2012 Female from UNITED KINGDOM , 62 years of age, weighting 135.6 lb, was diagnosed with
  • hypertension
  • colon cancer metastatic
  • pain
and was treated with Amlodipine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: hypotension, small intestinal obstruction, upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage, pulmonary embolism. Amlodipine dosage: 5 Mg, 1x/day.
Associated medications used:
  • Fluorouracil (550 Mg, 2x/week)
  • Co-dydramol (500 Mg, Unk)
  • Fluorouracil (3600 Unk, Over 48 Hours)
  • Lansoprazole
  • Avastin (312.5 Mg, 2x/week)
  • Irinotecan Hcl (300 Mg, 2x/week)
Patient was hospitalized.


Shock, Acute Lung Injury, Cardiotoxicity (8465174-4)
on Jun 02, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 18 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine Besylate. Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: shock, acute lung injury, cardiotoxicity. Amlodipine Besylate dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Lisinopril
  • Lipid Emulsion
Patient was hospitalized.

Shock, Cardiac Arrest, Infection, Renal Cell Carcinoma, Metastases To Adrenals, Unresponsive To Stimuli, Hyponatraemia, Peripheral Ischaemia, Corneal Light Reflex Test Abnormal (8465095-7)
Patient was taking Amlodipine. After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: shock, cardiac arrest, infection, renal cell carcinoma, metastases to adrenals, unresponsive to stimuli, hyponatraemia, peripheral ischaemia, corneal light reflex test abnormal on Jun 12, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 67 years of age, . Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Docusate Sodium
  • Omeprazole
  • Zolpidem
  • Glimepiride
  • Norco
  • Simvastatin
  • Acetylsalicylic Acid Srt
  • Proleukin (600000 Iu/kg;q8h;iv)
Patient was hospitalized.

Malaise, Weight Decreased, Mouth Ulceration, Diarrhoea (8464780-0)
Adverse event was reported on Jun 12, 2012 by a Female taking Amlodipine (Dosage: 5 Mg, 1 In 1 D, Oral) was diagnosed with
  • hypertension
and. Location: UNITED KINGDOM , 63 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: malaise, weight decreased, mouth ulceration, diarrhoea.
Associated medications used:
  • Levothyroxine Sodium
  • Aspirin
  • Omeprazole
  • Ramipril


Hyponatraemia (8464642-9)
on Jun 13, 2012 Male from FRANCE , 53 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine. Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: hyponatraemia. Amlodipine dosage: Unk.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Oxcarbazepine (Unk)


Fatigue, Arthritis, Myalgia, Muscle Spasms (8464587-4)
on Jun 12, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 130.1 lb, was diagnosed with
  • hypertension
  • cardiac disorder
and was treated with Amlodipine. After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: fatigue, arthritis, myalgia, muscle spasms. Amlodipine dosage: 0.2mg,daily.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Aspirin (325mg,daily)
  • Vitamin D (1000 Iu,daily)
  • Atorvastatin
  • Atorvastatin (20 Mg,daily)
  • Calcium (1200mg,daily)
  • Acetaminophen


Weight Decreased, Diarrhoea, Malaise, Mouth Ulceration (8464323-1)
Patient was taking Amlodipine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: weight decreased, diarrhoea, malaise, mouth ulceration on Jun 12, 2012 from UNITED KINGDOM Additional patient health information: Female , 63 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • hypertension
and. Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Omeprazole
  • Aspirin
  • Levothyroxine
  • Ramipril


Pulmonary Embolism (8463057-7)
Adverse event was reported on Jun 13, 2011 by a Male taking Amlodipine Besy-benazepril Hcl (amlodipine Besylate W/benazepril) (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 71 years of age, Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: pulmonary embolism.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Nexium
  • Lenalidomide (25 Mg, X14 Days, Po)
  • Aspirin
  • Vitamin D
  • Gabapentin
  • Dexamethasone
  • Lisinopril
  • Acyclovir


Peptic Ulcer, Fatigue, Decreased Appetite, Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage, Faeces Discoloured, Anaemia, Haematuria, Abdominal Pain, Asthenia (8462571-8)
on May 21, 2012 Male from UNITED STATES , 83 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine. After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: peptic ulcer, fatigue, decreased appetite, gastrointestinal haemorrhage, faeces discoloured, anaemia, haematuria, abdominal pain, asthenia. Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Diphenhydramine Hcl
  • Calcium Citrate
  • Nitroglycerin
  • Omeprazole
  • Acetylsalicylic Acid Srt
  • Sipuleucel-t (sipuleucel-t) (infusion) (Intravenous)
  • Metformin Hcl
  • Furosemide
Patient was hospitalized.

Decreased Appetite, Pneumonitis (8462427-0)
on Jun 13, 2012 Female from JAPAN , weighting 114.6 lb, was diagnosed with
  • hypertension
and was treated with Amlodipine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: decreased appetite, pneumonitis. Amlodipine dosage: 2.5 Milligram.
Associated medications used:
  • Cotrim (4 Tablet)
  • Abraxane (238 Milligram)
  • Abraxane (238 Milligram)
  • Urso 250 (300 Milligram)
  • Oxygen (2 Liters)
  • Simvastatin (5 Milligram)
Patient was hospitalized.

Angina Pectoris, Dizziness (8462416-6)
Patient was taking Amlodipine. Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: angina pectoris, dizziness on Jun 11, 2012 from UNITED KINGDOM Additional patient health information: Male , 47 years of age, weighting 202.8 lb, . Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Isosorbide Mononitrate
  • Rosuvastatin
  • Diltiazem Hydrocholoride
  • Aspirin
  • Ramipril
  • Dalcetrapib
  • Ramipril
  • Dalcetrapib
Patient was hospitalized.

Limb Injury, Sepsis, Panic Attack, Fall (8462106-X)
Adverse event was reported on Jun 19, 2012 by a Female taking Amlodipine (Dosage: 10 Mg, Daily) was diagnosed with
  • blood pressure abnormal
  • shoulder arthroplasty
  • panic attack
and. Location: UNITED STATES , weighting 200.0 lb, After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: limb injury, sepsis, panic attack, fall.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Tramadol
  • Xanax (5 Mg, 2x/day)
  • Pristiq (50 Mg, Daily)
  • Vicodin (Unk, As Needed)
  • Meloxicam (7.5 Mg, 2x/day)
  • Tramadol (50 Mg, 3x/day)
  • Vicodin
  • Namenda (5 Mg, 2x/day)
Patient was hospitalized.

Renal Impairment, Muscle Spasms, Dehydration, Fatigue (8461232-9)
on Oct 21, 2011 Male from UNITED STATES , 66 years of age, weighting 205.0 lb, was treated with Amlodipine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: renal impairment, muscle spasms, dehydration, fatigue. Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Aspirin
  • Fexofenadine Hcl
  • Revlimid (25 Mg, Daily X21d, 7d Off, Po, 15 Mg, Daily X21d, 7d Off, Po)
  • Cyclobenzaprine
  • Docusate (docusate)
  • Dicyclomine
  • Dexamethasone
  • Percocet


Pain, Nausea, Feeling Abnormal, Abdominal Distension, Abdominal Pain Upper (8461144-0)
on Jun 18, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 116.8 lb, was diagnosed with
  • hypertension
and was treated with Amlodipine Besylate. Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: pain, nausea, feeling abnormal, abdominal distension, abdominal pain upper. Amlodipine Besylate dosage: 5 Mg, Daily.

Oedema Peripheral (8461136-1)
Patient was taking Amlodipine Besylate. After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: oedema peripheral on Jun 19, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , weighting 170.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • cardiac disorder
and. Amlodipine Besylate dosage: 5 Mg, Daily..

Gynaecomastia, Mastitis, Pain (8459925-2)
Adverse event was reported on Jun 19, 2012 by a Male taking Amlodipine (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with
  • hypertension
  • cardiac failure
and. Location: FRANCE , weighting 220.5 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: gynaecomastia, mastitis, pain.
Associated medications used:
  • Bisoprolol Fumarate
  • Caldine
  • Crestor
  • Rasilez Hct (1 Df, Daily)
  • Losartan Potassium And Hydrochlorothiazide
  • Aspegic 1000
Patient was hospitalized.

Neutrophil Count Decreased (8459298-5)
on Jun 13, 2012 Male from JAPAN , 60 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine. Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: neutrophil count decreased. Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Peg-intron
  • Peg-intron
  • Peg-intron
  • Glycyron
  • Rebetol
  • Levothyroxine Sodium
  • Telavic (telaprevir)
  • Rebetol


In-stent Coronary Artery Restenosis, Renal Artery Stenosis, Myocardial Ischaemia (8458690-2)
on Jun 04, 2012 Male from UNITED STATES , weighting 149.0 lb, was treated with Amlodipine. After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: in-stent coronary artery restenosis, renal artery stenosis, myocardial ischaemia. Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Lipitor
  • Pravastatin
  • Aciphex
  • Furosemide
  • Imdur
  • Cypher Stent
  • Januvia
  • Glimepiride
Patient was hospitalized.

Rash, Dysuria (8458427-7)
Patient was taking Amlodipine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: rash, dysuria on Jun 15, 2012 from UNITED KINGDOM Additional patient health information: Female , 50 years of age, . Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Abilify
  • Bendroflumethiazide
  • Simvastatin
Patient was hospitalized.

Cough, Pneumonia, Lung Disorder (8458295-3)
Adverse event was reported on Jun 20, 2012 by a Male taking Amlodipine (Dosage: 10 Mg, Daily) was diagnosed with
  • blood pressure abnormal
and. Location: UNITED STATES , weighting 163.1 lb, Patient felt the following Amlodipine side effects: cough, pneumonia, lung disorder.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Lasix (20 Mg, Daily)
  • Cellcept (Unk)
  • Prograf (Unk)
  • Rapamune (4 Mg, Daily)
Patient was hospitalized.

Gastric Ulcer, Atrial Fibrillation, Eye Haemorrhage (8458089-9)
on Jun 11, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 150.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • blood pressure
and was treated with Amlodipine Besylate And Benazepril Hcl. After Amlodipine was administered, patient encountered several Amlodipine side effects: gastric ulcer, atrial fibrillation, eye haemorrhage. Amlodipine Besylate And Benazepril Hcl dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Klor-con
  • Vitamin
  • Pradaxa
  • Diphenhydramine Hcl
  • Extra Strength Tylenol Pm
  • Flecainide Acetate
  • Furosemide


Nausea, Vomiting, Renal Failure, Hypophagia (8457958-3)
on Oct 12, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , 74 years of age, was treated with Amlodipine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amlodipine side effects: nausea, vomiting, renal failure, hypophagia. Amlodipine dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Revlimid (10 Mg, Daily For 21 Days, Po)
  • Dexamethasone
  • Coumadin
  • Metoprolol Tartrate
Patient was hospitalized.

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