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How effective is Losartan for High blood pressure?

Summary: 718 Losartan users have rated its effectiveness for High blood pressure.

Overall ratings: 3.2/5
Long term ratings: 3.4/5

This is a review of how effective Losartan (losartan potassium) is for High blood pressure and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

 

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What is Losartan

Losartan has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 14,119 Losartan users)

High blood pressure

High blood pressure can be treated by Lisinopril, Atenolol, Amlodipine Besylate, Hydrochlorothiazide, Metoprolol Tartrate, Norvasc. (latest reports from 329,841 High Blood Pressure patients)

On Apr, 19, 2015: 718 people are studied for taking Losartan in High blood pressure




Losartan effectiveness for High blood pressure


Long term Losartan effectiveness for High blood pressure

Losartan effectiveness for High blood pressure (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall1613730121747
Long term
(1+ years)
75016914032

Gender of people who take Losartan for High blood pressure * :

FemaleMale
High blood pressure55.29%44.71%

Age of people who take Losartan for High blood pressure * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
High blood pressure0.14%0.00%0.42%0.84%5.57%14.21%31.75%47.08%

Who find Losartan more effective for High blood pressure?

Gender of people who find Losartan more effective * :

FemaleMale
High blood pressure55.30%44.70%

Age of people who find Losartan more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
High blood pressure0.38%0.00%0.00%0.76%3.79%18.94%33.71%42.42%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

 

 

 

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