Numbness in hands? Numbness in upper thigh?
Unusual weakness or fatigue are listed as serious side effects if experienced you must seek medical attention ASAP.-
Side Effects of Amlodipine/Benazepril - for the Consumer
All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome when using Amlodipine/Benazepril:
Dizziness; headache; persistent, dry cough.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur when using Amlodipine/Benazepril:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty swallowing or breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, hands, eyes, throat, face, lips, or tongue; unusual hoarseness); blisters or sores in the mouth, nose, throat, or on the genitals; dark urine; decreased urination; fainting; fever, chills, or persistent sore throat; irregular, fast, or slow heartbeat; loss of appetite; muscle cramps, pain, or weakness; new or worsening chest pain (eg, longer, more often, more severe); pale stools; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin; severe or persistent dizziness or lightheadedness; severe or persistent nausea, diarrhea, or vomiting; severe stomach pain; swelling of the hands, feet, or ankles; symptoms of a heart attack (eg, chest, jaw, or left arm pain; numbness of an arm or leg; sudden, severe headache or vomiting); tender, bleeding, or swollen gums; unexplained weight gain; unusual bruising or bleeding; unusual weakness or fatigue; wheezing; yellowing of the skin or eyes.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. To report side effects to the appropriate agency, please read the Guide to Reporting Problems to FDA.
- Amlodipine Information for Consumers
- Amlodipine Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Amlodipine (detailed)
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