A study for a 56 year old woman who takes Losartan Potassium - from FDA reports


Summary

8,976 females aged 56 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 56 year old female patient who has High Blood Pressure. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Sep, 12, 2017

8,976 females aged 56 (±5) who take Losartan Potassium are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Losartan Potassium for a 56-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 56
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: High Blood Pressure
  • Drugs taken:
    • Losartan Potassium (losartan potassium)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Back Pain: 55 (0.61% of females aged 56 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Chest Tightness: 98 (1.09% of females aged 56 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Plantar Fasciitis: 1 (0.01% of females aged 56 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  • headache
  • drug ineffective
  • abdominal pain upper
  • fatigue
  • joint pain
  • dizziness
  • chest pain
  • pain in extremity
  • hypoaesthesia
  • muscle aches
1 - 6 months:
  • fatigue
  • hypotension
  • back pain
  • dizziness
  • pain in extremity
  • chest pain
  • malaise
  • pain
  • drug ineffective
  • blood creatinine increased
6 - 12 months:
  • loss of consciousness
  • pruritus generalised
  • arthritis
  • unresponsive to stimuli
  • breathing difficulty
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspnea exertional
  • chest pain
  • hypertensive crisis
  • nausea
1 - 2 years:
  • breathing difficulty
  • renal failure acute
  • hemiparesis
  • ischaemic stroke
  • speech impairment (adult)
  • gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • death
  • dizziness
  • chest pain
  • anaemia
2 - 5 years:
  • fatigue
  • oedema peripheral
  • arteritis
  • diarrhea
  • motor dysfunction
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • weakness
  • thrombocytopenia
  • hypoproteinaemia
  • cardiac failure
5 - 10 years:
  • bradycardia
  • hypotension
  • depression
  • liver function test abnormal
  • hepatic function abnormal
  • breathing difficulty
  • breast cancer female
  • stroke
  • labyrinthitis
  • bone pain
10+ years:
  • oral lichen planus
  • vitiligo
  • lichen sclerosus
  • gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • hypothyroidism
  • swollen tongue
  • breast cancer metastatic
  • polymyositis
  • malaise
  • rhabdomyolysis
not specified:
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • pain
  • dizziness
  • drug ineffective
  • breathing difficulty
  • joint pain
  • weakness
  • diarrhea

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (1,095 people, 12.20%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (836 people, 9.31%)
  • Diabetes (738 people, 8.22%)
  • Depression (584 people, 6.51%)
  • Pain (581 people, 6.47%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Humira (862 people, 9.60%)
  • Metformin (822 people, 9.16%)
  • Synthroid (686 people, 7.64%)
  • Lipitor (665 people, 7.41%)
  • Aspirin (643 people, 7.16%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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