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Lercanidipine

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2.3  Effectiveness
7.6  Side Effects
4.4  Holistic Benefits

RateADrug users have reported 15 Lercanidipine side effects and 4 Lercanidipine 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% 7.5% 80% 7.5% 5%
Balance/Equilibrium 2.5% 12.5% 67.5% 17.5% 0%
Blood Pressure 10% 22.5% 37.5% 25% 5%
Breathing 5% 12.5% 67.5% 5% 10%
Confidence 2.5% 7.5% 80% 2.5% 7.5%
Coordination/Motor Skills 2.5% 12.5% 72.5% 2.5% 10%
Digestion 2.5% 5% 72.5% 17.5% 2.5%
Emotional Well-being 5% 10% 77.5% 5% 2.5%
Energy 10% 20% 47.5% 10% 12.5%
Eyesight 2.5% 12.5% 60% 15% 10%
Memory 2.5% 17.5% 62.5% 15% 2.5%
Mental Clarity 2.5% 10% 75% 10% 2.5%
Pain 2.5% 5% 72.5% 10% 10%
Patience 2.5% 10% 80% 7.5% 0%
Sexual Health 10% 7.5% 60% 7.5% 15%
Skin Complexion 2.5% 5% 82.5% 7.5% 2.5%
Sleep 7.5% 15% 42.5% 22.5% 12.5%
Stress Level 2.5% 5% 77.5% 12.5% 2.5%
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Commonly Reported Lercanidipine Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced these commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Allergic Reaction 85.3% 0% 2.9% 5.9% 5.9%
Anxiety 75% 8.3% 4.2% 8.3% 4.2%
Asthma 85.3% 5.9% 0% 5.9% 2.9%
Blurred Vision 66.7% 16.7% 8.3% 4.2% 4.2%
Breathing Difficulties 70.8% 8.3% 8.3% 0% 12.5%
Cold Hands and/or Feet 61.8% 5.9% 14.7% 11.8% 5.9%
Cold Symptoms 70.8% 12.5% 4.2% 8.3% 4.2%
Confusion 87.5% 8.3% 4.2% 0% 0%
Constipation 84.6% 0% 15.4% 0% 0%
Depression 70.3% 13.5% 5.4% 8.1% 2.7%
Diarrhea 83.3% 8.3% 8.3% 0% 0%
Dizziness 59.5% 13.5% 16.2% 8.1% 2.7%
Drowsiness 62.2% 21.6% 5.4% 5.4% 5.4%
Fatigue 40.5% 18.9% 10.8% 18.9% 10.8%
Fever 87.5% 0% 8.3% 0% 4.2%
Gas 66.7% 8.3% 16.7% 4.2% 4.2%
Headache 59.5% 13.5% 16.2% 10.8% 0%
Insomnia 45.9% 13.5% 10.8% 21.6% 8.1%
Irregular Heartbeat 70.8% 8.3% 8.3% 8.3% 4.2%
Leg and/or Foot Cramping 50% 17.6% 14.7% 8.8% 8.8%
Loss of Taste 67.6% 5.9% 11.8% 5.9% 8.8%
Mood Swings 79.2% 4.2% 4.2% 12.5% 0%
Muscle Cramping 54.2% 20.8% 0% 12.5% 12.5%
Nausea 85.3% 11.8% 2.9% 0% 0%
Sensitivity to Light 75% 12.5% 8.3% 0% 4.2%
Sexual Dysfunction 66.7% 4.2% 4.2% 20.8% 4.2%
Skin Rash 61.5% 23.1% 7.7% 7.7% 0%
Slow Heartbeat 85.3% 2.9% 8.8% 0% 2.9%
Stomach Ache 62.5% 16.7% 12.5% 4.2% 4.2%
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Less Commonly Reported Lercanidipine Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced less commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Abnormal / Vivid Dreams 64.7% 11.8% 8.8% 2.9% 11.8%
Change in Weight 64.7% 11.8% 11.8% 5.9% 5.9%
Cough 64.7% 14.7% 11.8% 2.9% 5.9%
Decrease in Blood Pressure 55.9% 11.8% 23.5% 5.9% 2.9%
Elevated Blood Sugar 94.1% 2.9% 2.9% 0% 0%
Gout 88.2% 2.9% 2.9% 5.9% 0%
Hair Growth 94.1% 0% 2.9% 2.9% 0%
Heartburn 70.6% 14.7% 2.9% 11.8% 0%
Irregular Heartbeat 53.8% 15.4% 7.7% 7.7% 15.4%
Kidney Damage 94.1% 0% 0% 2.9% 2.9%
Muscle / Joint Pain 61.8% 8.8% 11.8% 8.8% 8.8%
Reduced Libido 61.5% 0% 23.1% 15.4% 0%
Sexual Dysfunction 61.5% 0% 15.4% 23.1% 0%
Stuffy Nose 64.7% 11.8% 11.8% 5.9% 5.9%
Swelling around the Eyes 79.4% 8.8% 5.9% 2.9% 2.9%
Swelling of Extremities 92.3% 7.7% 0% 0% 0%
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Episodes since taking Lercanidipine
Since taking Lercanidipine Rate a Drug survey participants reported these episodes:
Fall 1.8%
Hospitalization 1.2%
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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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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
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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
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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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