Review: Itching in Cozaar
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 1, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.8/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Itching by studying 24,854 people who take Cozaar. We analyze: the time on Cozaar when people have Itching, gender and age of these people, the severity of Itching, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Cozaar. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Cozaar (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure, blood pressure management. Commonly reported side effects of Cozaar include nausea, weakness, high blood pressure, fatigue, breathing difficulty.
Itching has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Nov, 22, 2013: 24,840 people reported to have side effects when taking Cozaar. Among them, 575 people (2.31%) have Itching.
Time on Cozaar when people have Itching * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Cozaar * :
Age of people who have Itching when taking Cozaar * :
Severity of Itching when taking Cozaar ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Itching ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (100 people, 17.39%)
- Product used for unknown indication (60 people, 10.43%)
- Diabetes mellitus (27 people, 4.70%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (27 people, 4.70%)
- Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging (26 people, 4.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (154 people, 26.78%)
- Lasix (77 people, 13.39%)
- Norvasc (70 people, 12.17%)
- Lipitor (65 people, 11.30%)
- Coumadin (65 people, 11.30%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Brain surgery for meningioma should I stop Flonase prior to surgery?
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I was recently diagnosed with Hashimotos following blood tests to check antibody levels and a thyroid biopsy.
I am currently being treated for high bp, irregular heartbeat and anxiety. I also have strong family history of heart disease and diabetes.
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