Review: taking Losartan and Aspirin together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Losartan and Aspirin together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Losartan and Aspirin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 14,671 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Losartan

Losartan has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Losartan 45,459 users)

Aspirin

Aspirin has active ingredients of aspirin. It is often used in preventive health care. (latest outcomes from Aspirin 272,197 users)

On Sep, 17, 2016

14,671 people who take Losartan, Aspirin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Losartan and Aspirin drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Losartan:
  • < 1 month: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.0% - (8 of 24 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 48.0% - (13 of 27 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 39.0% - (11 of 28 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 60.0% - (34 of 56 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 55.0% - (21 of 38 people)
  • 10+ years: 35.0% - (6 of 17 people)
  • not specified: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
Aspirin:
  • < 1 month: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.0% - (3 of 9 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 53.0% - (7 of 13 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 42.0% - (9 of 21 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 61.0% - (26 of 42 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 27.0% - (9 of 33 people)
  • 10+ years: 47.0% - (18 of 38 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Losartan:
  • female: 47.0% - (41 of 87 people)
  • male: 49.0% - (54 of 110 people)
Aspirin:
  • female: 44.0% - (30 of 67 people)
  • male: 46.0% - (43 of 93 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Losartan:
  • 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: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 30-39: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 40-49: 45.0% - (5 of 11 people)
  • 50-59: 50.0% - (31 of 62 people)
  • 60+: 47.0% - (57 of 119 people)
Aspirin:
  • 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 2 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (5 of 10 people)
  • 50-59: 47.0% - (23 of 48 people)
  • 60+: 45.0% - (45 of 98 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • dizziness
  • pain
  • headache
  • urinary incontinence
  • dyspnoea
  • loss of bladder sensation
  • neutropenia
  • renal failure
  • blood creatinine increased
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
1 - 6 months:
  • loss of bladder sensation
  • urinary incontinence
  • dizziness
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • blood creatinine increased
  • renal failure
  • fall
  • pain in extremity
  • renal failure acute
  • abdominal pain
6 - 12 months:
  • dyspnoea
  • acute myocardial infarction
  • pleural effusion
  • asthenia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • cough
  • gastroenteritis
  • pulmonary oedema
  • abdominal abscess
  • blood creatinine increased
1 - 2 years:
  • erectile dysfunction
  • nausea
  • exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness
  • pain exacerbated
  • back pain - low
  • blood test abnormal
  • decreased appetite
  • headache - migraine with aura
  • heartbeat sensations
  • hypothyroidic goitre
2 - 5 years:
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • death
  • dizziness
  • dysphagia
  • subarachnoid haemorrhage
  • myocardial infarction
  • fall
  • fatigue
  • arteritis
  • breathlessness
5 - 10 years:
  • constipation
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • weight gain
  • dry mouth
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • pneumonia
  • anaemia
  • chest pain
  • cough
10+ years:
  • constipation
  • cough
  • weight gain
  • diarrhoea
  • dizziness
  • acute lymphocytic leukaemia
  • arrhythmia
  • syncope
  • back pain
  • fibromyalgia
not specified:
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • dizziness
  • pain
  • diarrhoea
  • asthenia
  • drug ineffective
  • pain in extremity
  • headache

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • dizziness
  • diarrhoea
  • headache
  • fall
  • asthenia
  • malaise
male:
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • pain
  • asthenia
  • diarrhoea
  • nausea
  • myocardial infarction
  • drug ineffective
  • anaemia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • abasia
  • abdominal mass
  • abdominal pain
  • arthralgia
  • cerebrovascular disorder
  • lung disorder
  • myalgia
  • nephropathy
  • pain
  • rhabdomyolysis
2-9:
  • acute respiratory distress syndrome
  • back pain
  • generalised oedema
  • glomerular filtration rate decreased
  • glomerular filtration rate increased
  • hypertension
  • memory impairment
  • multiple allergies
  • myalgia
  • oedema
10-19:
  • pruritus
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • platelet count decreased
  • renal cyst
  • body height decreased
  • cardiac disorder
  • diabetes mellitus
  • erythema
  • headache
20-29:
  • syncope
  • dizziness
  • balance disorder
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • decreased appetite
  • local swelling
  • pulmonary oedema
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspnoea
  • hypotension
30-39:
  • dyspnoea
  • anxiety
  • chest pain
  • hypoaesthesia
  • myocardial infarction
  • diarrhoea
  • renal failure
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • injury
40-49:
  • pain
  • headache
  • myocardial infarction
  • nausea
  • urinary tract infection
  • hypertension
  • chest pain
  • myalgia
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
50-59:
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • diarrhoea
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • vomiting
  • headache
  • dizziness
  • pain in extremity
60+:
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • dizziness
  • diarrhoea
  • pain
  • asthenia
  • fall
  • pain in extremity
  • malaise

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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