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Lercanidipine

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2.2  Effectiveness
7.5  Side Effects
4.4  Holistic Benefits

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Effectiveness of Lercanidipine by Condition
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Reported Changes in Health and Well-Being
Since taking Lercanidipine, RateADrug survey participants noticed these changes in their health:
Effect on:Much WorseWorseNo ChangeBetterMuch Better
Appetite 0% 7% 81.4% 7% 4.7%
Balance/Equilibrium 2.3% 11.6% 69.8% 16.3% 0%
Blood Pressure 11.6% 20.9% 39.5% 23.3% 4.7%
Breathing 4.7% 11.6% 69.8% 4.7% 9.3%
Confidence 2.3% 7% 81.4% 2.3% 7%
Coordination/Motor Skills 2.3% 11.6% 74.4% 2.3% 9.3%
Digestion 2.3% 4.7% 74.4% 16.3% 2.3%
Emotional Well-being 4.7% 9.3% 79.1% 4.7% 2.3%
Energy 9.3% 18.6% 51.2% 9.3% 11.6%
Eyesight 2.3% 11.6% 62.8% 14% 9.3%
Memory 2.3% 16.3% 65.1% 14% 2.3%
Mental Clarity 2.3% 9.3% 76.7% 9.3% 2.3%
Pain 2.3% 4.7% 69.8% 14% 9.3%
Patience 2.3% 9.3% 81.4% 7% 0%
Sexual Health 9.3% 7% 60.5% 7% 16.3%
Skin Complexion 2.3% 4.7% 83.7% 7% 2.3%
Sleep 7% 14% 46.5% 20.9% 11.6%
Stress Level 2.3% 4.7% 79.1% 11.6% 2.3%
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Commonly Reported Lercanidipine Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced these commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Cold Symptoms 74.1% 11.1% 3.7% 7.4% 3.7%
Headache 62.5% 12.5% 15% 10% 0%
Skin Rash 61.5% 23.1% 7.7% 7.7% 0%
Gas 66.7% 7.4% 18.5% 3.7% 3.7%
Loss of Taste 70.3% 5.4% 10.8% 5.4% 8.1%
Fatigue 45% 17.5% 10% 17.5% 10%
Depression 70% 15% 5% 7.5% 2.5%
Sensitivity to Light 77.8% 11.1% 7.4% 0% 3.7%
Asthma 86.5% 5.4% 0% 5.4% 2.7%
Mood Swings 77.8% 7.4% 3.7% 11.1% 0%
Blurred Vision 66.7% 18.5% 7.4% 3.7% 3.7%
Breathing Difficulties 70.4% 11.1% 7.4% 0% 11.1%
Sexual Dysfunction 66.7% 3.7% 3.7% 18.5% 7.4%
Leg and/or Foot Cramping 51.4% 16.2% 13.5% 8.1% 10.8%
Stomach Ache 66.7% 14.8% 11.1% 3.7% 3.7%
Confusion 88.9% 7.4% 3.7% 0% 0%
Fever 88.9% 0% 7.4% 0% 3.7%
Irregular Heartbeat 74.1% 7.4% 7.4% 7.4% 3.7%
Constipation 84.6% 0% 15.4% 0% 0%
Anxiety 77.8% 7.4% 3.7% 7.4% 3.7%
Drowsiness 62.5% 20% 7.5% 5% 5%
Nausea 86.5% 10.8% 2.7% 0% 0%
Dizziness 62.5% 12.5% 15% 7.5% 2.5%
Insomnia 50% 12.5% 10% 20% 7.5%
Allergic Reaction 86.5% 0% 2.7% 5.4% 5.4%
Cold Hands and/or Feet 59.5% 10.8% 13.5% 10.8% 5.4%
Muscle Cramping 51.9% 18.5% 3.7% 11.1% 14.8%
Diarrhea 85.2% 7.4% 7.4% 0% 0%
Slow Heartbeat 86.5% 2.7% 8.1% 0% 2.7%
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Less Commonly Reported Lercanidipine Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced less commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Stuffy Nose 67.6% 10.8% 10.8% 5.4% 5.4%
Reduced Libido 61.5% 0% 23.1% 15.4% 0%
Swelling around the Eyes 81.1% 8.1% 5.4% 2.7% 2.7%
Kidney Damage 94.6% 0% 0% 2.7% 2.7%
Decrease in Blood Pressure 56.8% 10.8% 21.6% 8.1% 2.7%
Cough 67.6% 13.5% 10.8% 2.7% 5.4%
Change in Weight 67.6% 10.8% 10.8% 5.4% 5.4%
Elevated Blood Sugar 94.6% 2.7% 2.7% 0% 0%
Heartburn 73% 13.5% 2.7% 10.8% 0%
Irregular Heartbeat 53.8% 15.4% 7.7% 7.7% 15.4%
Sexual Dysfunction 61.5% 0% 15.4% 23.1% 0%
Swelling of Extremities 92.3% 7.7% 0% 0% 0%
Hair Growth 94.6% 0% 2.7% 2.7% 0%
Gout 86.5% 5.4% 2.7% 5.4% 0%
Muscle / Joint Pain 59.5% 8.1% 10.8% 10.8% 10.8%
Abnormal / Vivid Dreams 64.9% 13.5% 8.1% 2.7% 10.8%
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Episodes since taking Lercanidipine
Since taking Lercanidipine Rate a Drug survey participants reported these episodes:
Fall 1.7%
Hospitalization 1.1%
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User Comments about Lercanidipine
20 Apr 2017 I HAVE ONLY BEEN TAKING THIS MEDICATION FOR A SHORT PERIOD BUT AM CONCERNED ABOUT CONSTIPATION WHICH IS PERSISTING
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28 Apr 2017 Was prescribed Lercanidipine but discontinued after 4 months, due to persistent nightmares, night sweats, and constipation.
   —Posted by Arple.
25 May 2016 This drug does not seem to work for me but it is one of the few I can take as I have multiple drug intolerances. I suffer from vivid dreams an insomnia as a result
   —Posted by Anonymous
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24 May 2016 Appear to have gained weight,but lifestyle may be a factor too.Suffer insomnia at times
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04 Jan 2016 I really like it
   —Posted by Gala
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29 Dec 2015 There are not many drugs that i can take for my blood pressure, i can tolerate Lercanidipine but the side effect of vivid dreams is getting worse and is causing many sleepless nights. I also take Bisoprolol Fumarate.
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