Review: how effective is Losartan for High blood pressure?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
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 based on 618 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Losartan
Losartan (latest outcomes from 12,191 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. Common side effects of Losartan include high blood pressure, breathing difficulty, weakness, dizziness, dyspnoea exacerbated.
High blood pressure
High blood pressure (latest reports from 1,137,523 patients) is typically treated by Lisinopril, Amlodipine Besylate, Atenolol, Diovan, Hydrochlorothiazide, Norvasc.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 618 people are studied for taking Losartan in High blood pressure
Losartan effectiveness for High blood pressure (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Losartan for High blood pressure * :
|High blood pressure||55.66%||44.34% |
Age of people who take Losartan for High blood pressure * :
|High blood pressure||0.16%||0.00%||0.32%||0.81%||5.02%||12.94%||32.36%||48.38% |
Who find Losartan more effective for High blood pressure?
Gender of people who find Losartan more effective * :
|High blood pressure||54.88%||45.12% |
Age of people who find Losartan more effective * :
|High blood pressure||0.47%||0.00%||0.00%||0.93%||3.26%||18.14%||33.95%||43.26% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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