Review: taking Cozaar and Voltaren together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Cozaar and Voltaren together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Cozaar and Voltaren. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 405 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Cozaar

Cozaar has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Cozaar 26,014 users)

Voltaren

Voltaren has active ingredients of diclofenac sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Voltaren 19,672 users)

On Jul, 30, 2016

405 people who take Cozaar, Voltaren are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Cozaar and Voltaren drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Cozaar:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 40.0% - (2 of 5 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Voltaren:
  • < 1 month: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Cozaar:
  • female: 50.0% - (3 of 6 people)
  • male: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
Voltaren:
  • female: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • male: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Cozaar:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 42.0% - (3 of 7 people)
Voltaren:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 80.0% - (4 of 5 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • nephrotic syndrome
  • renal failure acute
  • gastric perforation
  • agitation
  • blood pressure increased
  • confusional state
  • drug level increased
  • dyspnoea
  • anaemia
  • arthralgia
1 - 6 months:
  • nephrotic syndrome
  • hypokalaemia
  • renal failure
  • anaemia
  • arrhythmia
  • arthralgia
  • asthenia
  • atrial fibrillation
  • blood fibrinogen decreased
  • cold sweat
1 - 2 years:
  • asthenia
  • atrial fibrillation
  • cold sweat
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • orthostatic hypotension
  • palpitations
  • psychomotor hyperactivity
  • sinus tachycardia
  • tremor
  • angioedema
2 - 5 years:
  • gastric perforation
  • brain neoplasm
  • aphasia
  • cellulitis
  • cramps - leg
  • death
  • fall
  • ileus
  • loss of consciousness
  • metastatic renal cell carcinoma
5 - 10 years:
  • thrombocytopenia
  • muscle cramps aggravated
  • blood fibrinogen decreased
  • disseminated intravascular coagulation
  • hyperbilirubinaemia
  • hypercreatininaemia
  • hyperuricaemia
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • oliguria
  • renal failure
10+ years:
  • cramps - leg
  • muscle cramps aggravated
not specified:
  • arthralgia
  • renal failure acute
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • confusional state
  • somnolence
  • nausea
  • pyrexia
  • headache
  • asthenia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • arthralgia
  • pain
  • renal failure acute
  • confusional state
  • dyspnoea
  • somnolence
  • palpitations
  • nausea
  • asthenia
  • dehydration
male:
  • arthralgia
  • dyspnoea
  • rash
  • pneumonia
  • renal failure acute
  • diarrhoea
  • pleural effusion
  • hypotension
  • nephrotic syndrome
  • pyrexia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

2-9:
  • arthralgia
  • blood pressure increased
  • cardiac arrest
  • chest tightness
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • heart rate irregular
  • myalgia
20-29:
  • cardiovascular disorder
  • constipation
  • diarrhoea
  • eczema
  • enterocolitis
  • gastroenteritis
  • haematochezia
  • osteonecrosis
  • pain
  • renal impairment
30-39:
  • biliary dyskinesia
  • chest pain
  • cough
  • fatigue
  • gallbladder disorder
  • headache
  • hypoaesthesia
  • musculoskeletal pain
  • nausea
  • oedema peripheral
40-49:
  • fall
  • fibromyalgia
  • arthralgia
  • pain in extremity
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • nasopharyngitis
  • arthritis
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • cough
50-59:
  • arthralgia
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • musculoskeletal stiffness
  • fall
  • pyrexia
  • rash
  • stevens-johnson syndrome
  • asthenia
  • infusion site pruritus
60+:
  • renal failure acute
  • arthralgia
  • confusional state
  • somnolence
  • dehydration
  • dyspnoea
  • anaemia
  • diarrhoea
  • nausea
  • pain

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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