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How effective is Losartan for High blood pressure?

Overall ratings: 3.2/5
Long term ratings: 3.3/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Losartan (losartan potassium) is for High blood pressure. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 704 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Losartan

Losartan (latest outcomes from 13,968 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure.

High blood pressure

High blood pressure (latest reports from 1,163,649 patients) can be treated by Lisinopril, Atenolol, Amlodipine Besylate, Hydrochlorothiazide, Metoprolol Tartrate, Norvasc.

On Oct, 21, 2014: 704 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
Overall1613629721144
Long term
(1+ years)
75116613229

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

FemaleMale
High blood pressure54.26%45.74%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
High blood pressure0.14%0.00%0.28%0.71%4.97%14.06%32.10%47.73%

Who find Losartan more effective for High blood pressure?

Gender of people who find Losartan more effective * :

FemaleMale
High blood pressure54.12%45.88%

Age of people who find Losartan more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
High blood pressure0.39%0.00%0.00%0.78%3.53%19.22%32.94%43.14%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • From this study (3 hours ago):

  • hypertension difficult to control; toprol augmented with losartan then nifedipine added 1 month ago. BP is down, but tinnitus comes and goes, mostly in left ear.

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  • From this study (1 day ago):

  • also prescribed levothyroxine sodium but had to take self off. became way to shaky. still get very shaky

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  • From this study (1 day ago):

  • also prescribed synthroid but had to take self off. became way to shaky. still get very shaky

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