Review: could Cozaar cause Erectile dysfunction?
Summary: Erectile dysfunction could be caused by Cozaar, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Viagra, and have Erectile dysfunction.
We study 25,554 people who have side effects while taking Cozaar from FDA and social media. Among them, 118 have Erectile dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Erectile dysfunction and more.
On Apr, 5, 2014: 25,481 people reported to have side effects when taking Cozaar. Among them, 116 people (0.46%) have Erectile Dysfunction. They amount to 0.09% of all the 128,044 people who have Erectile Dysfunction on eHealthMe.
Time on Cozaar when people have Erectile dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||14.29%||0.00%||14.29%||42.86%||14.29%||14.29% |
Gender of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Cozaar * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.83%||99.17% |
Age of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Cozaar * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.96%||0.96%||12.50%||40.38%||45.19% |
Severity of Erectile dysfunction when taking Cozaar ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Erectile dysfunction||11.11%||44.44%||44.44%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Erectile dysfunction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||25.00%||75.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Erectile dysfunction (36 people, 31.03%)
- Hypertension (17 people, 14.66%)
- Depression (13 people, 11.21%)
- Blood pressure (9 people, 7.76%)
- Diabetes mellitus (8 people, 6.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Viagra (47 people, 40.52%)
- Lipitor (28 people, 24.14%)
- Levitra (24 people, 20.69%)
- Glucophage (18 people, 15.52%)
- Atenolol (16 people, 13.79%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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