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 8,902 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)

Prilosec

Prilosec has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastrooesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Prilosec 79,264 users)

On Sep, 17, 2016

8,902 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: 28.0% - (4 of 14 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 30.0% - (3 of 10 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 43.0% - (14 of 32 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: 76.0% - (29 of 38 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: 49.0% - (31 of 63 people)
  • male: 48.0% - (28 of 58 people)
Prilosec:
  • female: 59.0% - (37 of 62 people)
  • male: 71.0% - (42 of 59 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: 50.0% - (17 of 34 people)
  • 60+: 50.0% - (36 of 71 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: 63.0% - (21 of 33 people)
  • 60+: 69.0% - (49 of 71 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • renal failure
  • pneumonia
  • pyrexia
  • drug ineffective
  • respiratory failure
  • convulsion
  • infection
  • intestinal perforation
  • renal impairment
  • dyspnoea
1 - 6 months:
  • respiratory distress
  • upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • insomnia
  • pneumonia
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • neutropenia
  • renal failure acute
  • asthenia
  • blood pressure increased
6 - 12 months:
  • dyspnoea
  • asthenia
  • pulmonary oedema
  • cough
  • renal failure acute
  • iron overload
  • mania
  • nausea
  • cardiac arrest
  • chest pain
1 - 2 years:
  • diarrhoea
  • hypertension
  • nausea
  • cerebral ischaemia
  • depression
  • coronary artery disease
  • hiatus hernia
  • pain in extremity
  • arthralgia
  • chest pain
2 - 5 years:
  • nausea
  • renal failure acute
  • dry mouth
  • cough
  • depression
  • dizziness
  • blood glucose
  • chest pain
  • complicated migraine
  • diarrhoea
5 - 10 years:
  • constipation
  • weight gain
  • hypokalaemia
  • hypomagnesaemia
  • hypocalcaemia
  • agitation
  • hallucination
  • muscle disorder
  • diarrhoea
  • hypophosphataemia
10+ years:
  • cough
  • dizziness
  • syncope
  • nephrotic syndrome
  • hypomagnesaemia
  • seizure
  • vitamin d deficiency
  • acute lymphocytic leukaemia
  • complicated migraine
  • drug ineffective
not specified:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea
  • diarrhoea
  • dizziness
  • drug ineffective
  • arthralgia
  • fall
  • headache

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • diarrhoea
  • arthralgia
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • headache
  • drug ineffective
  • malaise
male:
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • pneumonia
  • dizziness
  • diarrhoea
  • asthenia
  • drug ineffective
  • nausea
  • anaemia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • abdominal mass
  • abdominal pain
  • cerebrovascular disorder
  • lung disorder
  • nephropathy
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
  • malaise
  • drug ineffective
  • electrocardiogram qt prolonged
  • urinary tract infection
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
  • diarrhoea
  • weight increased
20-29:
  • injection site pain
  • arthralgia
  • hypertension
  • cardiac disorder
  • pyrexia
  • arrhythmia
  • arthritis
  • cough
  • dermatitis allergic
  • influenza
30-39:
  • osteoarthritis
  • renal failure
  • headache
  • dizziness
  • arthritis
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • cholelithiasis
  • arthralgia
  • fatigue
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
40-49:
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • headache
  • pain
  • drug ineffective
  • fatigue
  • arthralgia
  • chest pain
  • vomiting
  • pain in extremity
50-59:
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • pain in extremity
  • drug ineffective
  • arthralgia
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspnoea
  • headache
  • dizziness
60+:
  • dyspnoea
  • diarrhoea
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • nausea
  • dizziness
  • fall
  • malaise
  • asthenia
  • drug ineffective

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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