Losartan potassium and Metformin drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Losartan potassium and Metformin together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Losartan potassium and Metformin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 9,567 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Losartan Potassium

Losartan potassium has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Losartan potassium 17,640 users)

Metformin

Metformin has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin 183,363 users)

On Jan, 28, 2017

9,567 people who take Losartan Potassium, Metformin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Losartan potassium and Metformin drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • dizziness
  • malaise
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • headache
  • blood pressure increased
  • cough
  • diarrhoea
  • visual impairment
  • asthenia
  • lip swelling
1 - 6 months:
  • neutropenia
  • pneumonia
  • renal failure acute
  • respiratory distress
  • upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • vomiting
  • gastrointestinal toxicity
  • haematotoxicity
  • hyperkalaemia
  • mucosal inflammation
6 - 12 months:
  • renal failure acute
  • vomiting
  • metabolic acidosis
  • oedema peripheral
  • somnolence
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • dyspnoea
  • asthenia
  • atrial fibrillation
  • blood pressure increased
1 - 2 years:
  • encephalocele
  • rash morbilliform
  • foetal exposure during pregnancy
  • fall
  • neutropenia
  • pneumonia
  • renal failure
  • renal impairment
  • dyspnoea
  • muscle spasms
2 - 5 years:
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • hypertension
  • lethargy
  • motor dysfunction
  • myocardial infarction
  • asthenia
  • dizziness
  • arteritis
  • chest pain
  • anaemia
5 - 10 years:
  • anaemia
  • depression
  • fall
  • angiopathy
  • anxiety
  • blood disorder
  • hypoglycaemia
  • jaw fracture
  • osteomyelitis
  • osteonecrosis
10+ years:
  • diarrhoea
  • myocardial infarction
  • renal failure acute
  • cough
  • malaise
  • blood glucose increased
  • nephrolithiasis
  • vomiting
  • acidosis
  • alopecia
not specified:
  • nausea
  • blood glucose increased
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • diarrhoea
  • drug ineffective
  • weight decreased
  • dizziness
  • asthenia
  • vomiting

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspnoea
  • blood glucose increased
  • drug ineffective
  • fatigue
  • vomiting
  • dizziness
  • weight decreased
  • headache
male:
  • blood glucose increased
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • asthenia
  • weight decreased
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspnoea
  • dizziness
  • drug ineffective
  • vomiting

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • anomaly of external ear congenital
  • arthralgia
  • encephalocele
  • polydactyly
  • premature baby
2-9:
  • back pain
  • blister
  • blood glucose increased
  • burning sensation
  • carbon dioxide increased
  • central nervous system lesion
  • constipation
  • depressed mood
  • diabetes mellitus
  • dizziness
10-19:
  • pruritus
  • headache
  • body height decreased
  • cardiac disorder
  • diabetes mellitus
  • dizziness
  • erythema
  • fatigue
  • impaired healing
  • lipoma
20-29:
  • amnesia
  • asthma
  • concussion
  • confusional state
  • critical illness polyneuropathy
  • diplopia
  • dysgraphia
  • dyspnoea
  • fall
  • gait disturbance
30-39:
  • fatigue
  • weight decreased
  • asthenia
  • urinary tract infection
  • anxiety
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • myalgia
  • injury
  • dyskinesia
  • blood glucose decreased
40-49:
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • weight decreased
  • renal failure acute
  • back pain
  • diarrhoea
  • blood glucose increased
  • lactic acidosis
  • hypertension
  • myocardial infarction
50-59:
  • nausea
  • blood glucose increased
  • diarrhoea
  • vomiting
  • weight decreased
  • dyspnoea
  • headache
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
60+:
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • diarrhoea
  • blood glucose increased
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • asthenia
  • drug ineffective
  • vomiting
  • weight decreased

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Losartan potassium (losartan potassium) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Metformin (metformin hydrochloride) is often used to treat diabetes. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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