Review: taking Losartan and Prilosec together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Losartan and Prilosec together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Losartan and Prilosec. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 5,242 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 25,155 users)

Prilosec

Prilosec has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastrooesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Prilosec 66,406 users)

On Aug, 26, 2016

5,242 people who take Losartan, Prilosec are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Losartan and Prilosec drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Losartan:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 30.0% - (4 of 13 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 30.0% - (3 of 10 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 46.0% - (14 of 30 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 67.0% - (19 of 28 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 55.0% - (10 of 18 people)
  • 10+ years: 69.0% - (9 of 13 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
Prilosec:
  • < 1 month: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 55.0% - (5 of 9 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 50.0% - (8 of 16 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 80.0% - (29 of 36 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 69.0% - (16 of 23 people)
  • 10+ years: 66.0% - (16 of 24 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Losartan:
  • female: 50.0% - (31 of 62 people)
  • male: 50.0% - (28 of 56 people)
Prilosec:
  • female: 60.0% - (37 of 61 people)
  • male: 72.0% - (42 of 58 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Losartan:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 30-39: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 40-49: 40.0% - (4 of 10 people)
  • 50-59: 51.0% - (17 of 33 people)
  • 60+: 52.0% - (36 of 69 people)
Prilosec:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 30-39: 100.0% - (4 of 4 people)
  • 40-49: 36.0% - (4 of 11 people)
  • 50-59: 65.0% - (21 of 32 people)
  • 60+: 70.0% - (49 of 70 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • renal failure
  • respiratory failure
  • convulsion
  • infection
  • intestinal perforation
  • pyrexia
  • gastrointestinal stoma complication
  • pneumonia
  • lupus nephritis
  • renal impairment
1 - 6 months:
  • respiratory distress
  • upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • neutropenia
  • pneumonia
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • gastrointestinal toxicity
  • haematotoxicity
  • hypotension
6 - 12 months:
  • dyspnoea
  • pulmonary oedema
  • asthenia
  • iron overload
  • mania
  • renal failure acute
  • cardiac arrest
  • cardiotoxicity
  • syncope
  • breast pain
1 - 2 years:
  • cerebral ischaemia
  • coronary artery disease
  • arthralgia
  • chest pain
  • dizziness
  • nausea
  • pain in extremity
  • abdominal pain
  • back pain
  • blood pressure inadequately controlled
2 - 5 years:
  • renal failure acute
  • dry mouth
  • nausea
  • blood glucose
  • chest pain
  • complicated migraine
  • cough
  • diarrhoea
  • dizziness
  • mucosa
5 - 10 years:
  • constipation
  • weight gain
  • hypokalaemia
  • hypocalcaemia
  • hypomagnesaemia
  • agitation
  • hallucination
  • muscle disorder
  • hypophosphataemia
  • diarrhoea
10+ years:
  • cough
  • nephrotic syndrome
  • dizziness
  • acute lymphocytic leukaemia
  • complicated migraine
  • erectile dysfunction
  • finger swelling
  • lower blood pressure
  • mucosa
  • upper respiratory tract infection bacterial
not specified:
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • diarrhoea
  • arthralgia
  • chest pain
  • fall
  • asthenia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • dizziness
  • arthralgia
  • headache
  • diarrhoea
  • fatigue
  • chest pain
  • fall
male:
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • pneumonia
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • asthenia
  • dizziness
  • chest pain
  • anaemia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

2-9:
  • acute respiratory distress syndrome
  • bacillus infection
  • back pain
  • bone marrow failure
  • glomerular filtration rate decreased
  • glomerular filtration rate increased
  • hypertension
  • memory impairment
  • multiple allergies
  • myalgia
10-19:
  • systemic lupus erythematosus
  • infection
  • lupus nephritis
  • drug ineffective
  • electrocardiogram qt prolonged
  • malaise
  • urinary tract infection
  • weight increased
  • blood pressure decreased
  • bronchospasm
20-29:
  • injection site pain
  • arthralgia
  • hypertension
  • arrhythmia
  • arthritis
  • cardiac disorder
  • cough
  • dermatitis allergic
  • influenza
  • pain in extremity
30-39:
  • osteoarthritis
  • renal failure
  • arthritis
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • bronchitis
  • cholelithiasis
  • vomiting
  • dizziness
  • neuropathy peripheral
40-49:
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • headache
  • chest pain
  • pain
  • vomiting
  • fatigue
  • drug ineffective
  • arthralgia
  • pain in extremity
50-59:
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • dizziness
  • anxiety
  • arthralgia
  • diarrhoea
  • asthenia
  • pain in extremity
60+:
  • dyspnoea
  • dizziness
  • pain
  • nausea
  • diarrhoea
  • fatigue
  • chest pain
  • fall
  • asthenia
  • arthralgia

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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