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 3,299 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 11,660 users)

Prilosec

Prilosec has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastrooesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Prilosec 58,521 users)

On Jul, 24, 2016

3,299 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 4 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 25.0% - (3 of 12 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 83.0% - (5 of 6 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 38.0% - (8 of 21 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 76.0% - (20 of 26 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 58.0% - (7 of 12 people)
  • 10+ years: 71.0% - (10 of 14 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
Prilosec:
  • < 1 month: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 100.0% - (3 of 3 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 55.0% - (5 of 9 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 64.0% - (16 of 25 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 85.0% - (18 of 21 people)
  • 10+ years: 77.0% - (17 of 22 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Losartan:
  • female: 46.0% - (27 of 58 people)
  • male: 65.0% - (26 of 40 people)
Prilosec:
  • female: 61.0% - (35 of 57 people)
  • male: 77.0% - (28 of 36 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 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (4 of 8 people)
  • 50-59: 43.0% - (10 of 23 people)
  • 60+: 58.0% - (38 of 65 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 0 people)
  • 30-39: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 60.0% - (6 of 10 people)
  • 50-59: 68.0% - (15 of 22 people)
  • 60+: 67.0% - (40 of 59 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • renal failure
  • infection
  • convulsion
  • respiratory failure
  • gastrointestinal stoma complication
  • intestinal perforation
  • lupus nephritis
  • systemic lupus erythematosus
  • renal impairment
  • nephrotic syndrome
1 - 6 months:
  • respiratory distress
  • upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • dizziness
  • liver disorder
  • neutropenia
  • pneumonia
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • gastrointestinal toxicity
  • haematotoxicity
6 - 12 months:
  • dyspnoea
  • pulmonary oedema
  • renal failure acute
  • breast pain
  • chest pain
  • groin pain
  • pain
  • pain - back
  • stomach pain
  • haemorrhage intracranial
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:
  • blood glucose
  • chest pain
  • complicated migraine
  • cough
  • dizziness
  • mucosa
  • pain
  • breast pain
  • groin pain
  • pain - back
5 - 10 years:
  • hypokalaemia
  • hypocalcaemia
  • hypomagnesaemia
  • diarrhoea
  • insomnia
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • atrial fibrillation
  • cardiovascular disorder
  • carotid artery stenosis
  • cataract
10+ years:
  • cough
  • nephrotic syndrome
  • dizziness
  • complicated migraine
  • finger swelling
  • mucosa
  • upper respiratory tract infection bacterial
  • blood pressure increased
  • erythema
  • face oedema
not specified:
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • chest pain
  • diarrhoea
  • asthenia
  • arthralgia
  • oedema peripheral

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • dizziness
  • arthralgia
  • chest pain
  • diarrhoea
  • headache
  • asthenia
  • vomiting
male:
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • pneumonia
  • anxiety
  • chest pain
  • atrial fibrillation
  • nausea
  • dizziness
  • oedema peripheral

Most common drug interactions by age *:

2-9:
  • bacillus infection
10-19:
  • systemic lupus erythematosus
  • infection
  • lupus nephritis
  • electrocardiogram qt prolonged
  • blood pressure decreased
  • bronchospasm
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
  • hyperkalaemia
  • parotitis
  • hypertension
20-29:
  • arrhythmia
  • arthralgia
  • arthritis
  • cardiac disorder
  • cough
  • dermatitis allergic
  • hypertension
  • influenza
  • injection site pain
  • pain in extremity
30-39:
  • renal failure
  • hypomagnesaemia
  • abdominal discomfort
  • injury
  • vomiting
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • hypocalcaemia
  • anhedonia
  • anxiety
40-49:
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • headache
  • chest pain
  • vomiting
  • cough
  • anxiety
  • oedema peripheral
  • drug ineffective
  • fatigue
50-59:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • arthralgia
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • diarrhoea
  • hypotension
  • anxiety
  • asthenia
60+:
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • dizziness
  • nausea
  • chest pain
  • diarrhoea
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • oedema peripheral
  • fall

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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