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Losartan Potassium for a 33-year old man

Summary: 361 male patients aged 33 (±5) who take the same drug are studied.

This is a personalized study for a 33 year old male patient who has Potassium - low. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

What is the drug

Losartan potassium (latest outcomes from 12,122 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure.

What is the condition

Potassium - low (low potassium) (latest reports from 24,833 patients) can be treated by Potassium Chloride, Klor-con, Klor-con M20, Potassium Chloride 20meq In Dextrose 5% And Sodium Chloride 0.45% In Plastic Container, Potassium Chloride 10meq In Dextrose 5% And Sodium Chloride 0.45% In Plastic Container, Klor-con M10.

On Nov, 27, 2014: 361 males aged 33 (±5) who take Losartan Potassium are studied

Losartan Potassium outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 33

Gender: male

Conditions: Potassium - low

Drugs taking:
- Losartan Potassium (losartan potassium): used for 1 - 6 months

eHealthMe real world results:

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Losartan Potassium is effective0.00%
(0 of 4 people)
57.14%
(4 of 7 people)
25.00%
(2 of 8 people)
42.86%
(3 of 7 people)
40.00%
(2 of 5 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/a

Most common side effects over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Rhabdomyolysis (a condition in which damaged skeletal muscle tissue breaks down)Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)Myalgia (muscle pain)Diverticulitis (digestive disease which involves the formation of pouches (diverticula) within the bowel wall)Blood Creatine Phosphokinase IncreasedInjection Site Painn/aFatigue (feeling of tiredness)
DizzinessDiarrhoeaRenal Failure Chronic (long lasting kidney dysfunction)ConfusionDeathHypertension (high blood pressure)Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
Arthralgia (joint pain)Blood Creatinine IncreasedMalaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)Intestinal ObstructionIrritabilityHeadache (pain in head)Pyrexia (fever)
Headache (pain in head)Renal Artery Stenosis (narrowing of renal artery)Rhabdomyolysis (a condition in which damaged skeletal muscle tissue breaks down)Large Intestinal ObstructionDiverticulitis Intestinal (digestive disease which involves the formation of pouches (diverticula) within the intestinal wall)Sperm Analysis AbnormalConvulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)
Angioedema (rapid swelling of the dermis)DizzinessDeathHypersensitivityHypertension (high blood pressure)AsthmaHypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
Face Oedema (swelling of face)Condition AggravatedHyperkalaemia (damage to or disease of the kidney)White Blood Cell Count IncreasedPhotosensitivity ReactionCough
Rash (redness)Systemic Sclerosis (an autoimmune or connective tissue disease. it is characterized by thickening of the skin)VomitingWeight GainWeight IncreasedMalaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
Dysphonia (speech disorder attributable to a disorder of phonation)Rash Macular (small, flat red spots)Cardiac ArrestFacial Palsy (paralysis of face nerve)Tachycardia (a heart rate that exceeds the range of 100 beats/min)
Renal Failure Chronic (long lasting kidney dysfunction)Gastroenteritis (inflammation of stomach and intestine)Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)Erectile DysfunctionOropharyngeal Pain
Headaches (pain in head)Hypertension (high blood pressure)Melaena (the passage of black, tarry stools)Pelvic PainBlood Creatinine Increased

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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- support group for people who have Potassium - Low
- support group for people who take Losartan Potassium

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    (Asked by a 53 year old woman who has Cushing's Syndrome, Prediabetes, Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis, Tumor - Acoustic, Peripherial Neuropathy, Adrenal Insufficiency, Hypertension, and takes Losartan)
    BP 149/103, 151/94, 151/94, 153/100, 150/103 after taking up to 75mg of Losartan for BP.

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    (Asked by a 71 year old man who has Hoarseness Or Changing Voice, and takes Metoprolol Tartrate, Prazosin Hydrochloride, Cozaar, Aspirin, Plavix)
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Common symptoms:

Men of age 30-39 with Potassium - Low:
  1. Swallowing difficulty (5 reports)
  2. Staphylococcal infection (4 reports)
  3. Cardiac arrest (4 reports)
  4. Death (3 reports)
  5. Nausea (3 reports)
  6. Thyroiditis fibrous chronic (3 reports)
  7. Abdominal pain (3 reports)
  8. Acute kidney failure (3 reports)
  9. Toxic skin eruption (3 reports)
  10. Chest pain (2 reports)

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